How to avoid sun damage after months in lockdown

How to avoid sun damage after months in lockdown

Saturday, 15 May 2021 | PTI | London

After a winter of lockdown and with coronavirus restrictions beginning to lift across the UK, many will be hoping for good weather this summer. Restrictions on foreign travel have meant that more people plan to stay within the UK for their summer holidays than ever before. This shift, along with our...

Health is wealth

Tuesday, 11 May 2021 | Pioneer

Following a healthy lifestyle is important. More so, when health and overall wellbeing is at the forefront. Dipak Kumar Singh shares tips that can help One cannot escape death, but can certainly prevent old age. The fundamental principle of a healthy, relaxed, happy and stress free life is that one must...

All About black fungus

All About black fungus

Tuesday, 11 May 2021 | MUSBA HASHMI

MUSBA HASHMI speaks with DR Rahul Bhargava to bring you a report on Mucormycosis, a rare fungal infection reported in COVID-19 patients As if the second wave of COVID-19 wasn’t enough to make you shiver with fear, the country is reporting a rash of cases involving a fungal infection. Mucormycosis (sometimes...

1 in 9 adults struggled with mental health amid Covid

1 in 9 adults struggled with mental health amid Covid

Sunday, 09 May 2021 | IANS | London

One in every nine adults consistently had very poor or deteriorating mental health during the first six months of the Covid-19 pandemic, according to new research. Those living in the most deprived neighbourhoods along with ethnic minority groups were severely affected, said the team based at The University of Manchester, King's...

Global Covid-19 caseload tops 156.4 mn

Global Covid-19 caseload tops 156.4 mn

Saturday, 08 May 2021 | IANS | Washington

The overall global Covid-19 caseload has topped 156.4 million, while the deaths have surged to more than 3.26 million, according to the Johns Hopkins University. In its latest update on Saturday morning, the University's Center for Systems Science and Engineering (CSSE) revealed that the current global caseload and death toll stood...

UK health authorities concerned about one version of Indian variant of COVID-19

UK health authorities concerned about one version of Indian variant of COVID-19

Friday, 07 May 2021 | PTI | London

Health authorities in England are believed to be especially concerned about one strain out of three Indian variants they have been tracking since last month. According to a report based on leaked data by the BBC, Public Health England (PHE) is said to have recommended the B.1.617.2 version of the Indian...

Spain finds 11 cases of variant first identified in India

Spain finds 11 cases of variant first identified in India

Thursday, 06 May 2021 | AP | Madrid

Spain's health minister says the European country has detected 11 cases of the new strain of the coronavirus first identified in India. Minister Carolina Darias says the cases were two separate outbreaks discovered by health officials in recent days. She added a plane carrying medical supplies, including oxygen and breathing machines, for...

TB care is need of the hour

Tuesday, 04 May 2021 | Pioneer

India accounts for over 27 per cent of the world's 10.8 million TB cases. Experts throw light on the ailment and talk about the role of community and survivors TB has killed more people in history than any other infectious disease. Mycobacterium Tuberculosis continues to ravage communities and societies across...

Sunday Edition

The fight for sanity

16 May 2021 | Dr Chandni Tugnait | Agenda

The potency of sound

16 May 2021 | Hingori | Agenda

Krishna’s consorts

16 May 2021 | Dr. Asha Goswami | Agenda

Thank God, there’s God!

16 May 2021 | Ajit Kumar Bishnoi | Agenda

Astroturf | The tale of Ganapati

16 May 2021 | Bharat Bhushan Padmadeo | Agenda

Systemic flaws in Indian health sector exposed

16 May 2021 | Nikita Rawat | Agenda