November 30, 2020 7:58 pm
Though the CDC doesn't recommend travelling, it says "most viruses and other germs do not spread easily on flights because of how air circulates and is filtered on airplanes"
November 18, 2020 2:52 pm
Mock cruise is part of a series of steps mandated by the CDC to get the cruise industry running again
November 12, 2020 4:42 pm
The airline industry says it's safe to fly, pointing to a report it funded that found the risk of viral spread on planes very low if everyone wears a mask, since planes have good ventilation and strong air filters.
September 22, 2020 10:06 pm
A study, published by the CDC, suggests that despite the protocols followed by airlines, transmission of the virus could be possible inside the flight, given the proximity with a potentially-infected person, and touching of shared surfaces
April 27, 2020 8:28 pm
The new possible symptoms, as updated by the CDC, include chills, repeated shaking with chills, muscle pain, headache, sore throat and new loss of taste or smell. Shortness of breath has also been updated to 'shortness of breath or difficulty breathing'.
February 09, 2019 3:13 pm
Consuming walnuts may lower the prevalence and frequency of depression, and improve concentration levels, according to a study carried out in American adults.
June 09, 2014 1:15 am
A health ministry team too is likely to visit Muzaffarpur this week after a delegation Saturday requested Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan to take note of the annual outbreak.
October 03, 2013 2:39 pm
Short sleepers reported a higher prevalence of coronary heart disease,stroke and diabetes.
July 22, 2013 4:12 am
India has quietly started training a small batch of public health professionals in association with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC),Atlanta,to become part of an elite Epidemic Intelligence Service (EIS).
July 22, 2013 1:54 am
Agreement was part of memorandum of understanding signed during US President Obama's visit.