Registration for COVID-19 vaccine on CoWin 2.0 portal to begin at 9 am tomorrow; all you need to know

The eligible persons will be able to register on the Co-WIN2.0 portal through their mobile number.…

Rare Diseases Day 2021: ‘Orphans’ of the health system, DMD patients are denied benefits of science and medicine

Muscular dystrophy is a group of inherited diseases that damage and weaken your muscles over time.…

India records 16,752 COVID-19 cases in past 24 hours; biggest single-day jump in 30 days

The number of people who have recuperated from the disease surged to 1,07,75,169, which translates to…

US gets third COVID-19 vaccine as FDA approves Johnson & Johnson’s one-dose shot

The FDA said J&J’s vaccine offers strong protection against serious illness, hospitalisations, and death. The company…

Odisha makes week-long home isolation mandatory for people coming from five ‘high-risk’ states

The five high-risk states are Maharashtra, Kerala, Punjab, Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh, the state’s additional chief…

Recent surge in Maharahstra offers clues of how COVID-19 pandemic may move through rest of India

In October 2020, Mumbai appeared to show the future pathway — and potential end-point — for…

India records over 16,000 COVID-19 cases for third straight day; 113 new deaths push toll up to 1,56,938

A total of 16,488 novel coronavirus cases were reported in a day, while the toll increased…

India records single-day spike of over 16,000 COVID-19 cases for third day in a row; 113 new deaths

Health workers perform a trial run of COVID-19 vaccine delivery system in Ahmedabad, India, Friday, Jan.…

How will COVID-19 vaccines adapt to the new COVID-19 variants emerging?

If a variant with a mutated spike protein crops up that the original vaccine can’t recognize,…

COVID-19 vaccination phase 2 to begin on 1 March; cost of vaccine at private hospitals to be decided soon

The Union Health ministry said the number of COVID-19 vaccine doses administered to healthcare and frontline…