April 29, 2022 10:25 am
"It is the only mode which prevents dreadful diseases and is given in early childhood," Dr Meena J, Consultant, Paediatrics and Neonatology, Aakash Healthcare, Dwarka said
April 26, 2022 11:41 am
Vaccines train the immune system to create antibodies, just as it does when it’s exposed to a disease, says a doctor
April 12, 2022 8:10 pm
From chickenpox to tetanus -- here are all the shots you need to give your child to protect their health
April 11, 2022 10:00 am
Addressing a query on the future of Covid-19 and the new normal, Dr Soumya Swaminathan said that there is a possibility of the disease becoming endemic.
February 17, 2022 1:52 pm
The chickenpox vaccine is a safe, effective way to prevent chickenpox and its possible complications
January 18, 2022 3:53 pm
The clinical trial found that both groups showed increases in antibodies "slightly higher" than following the third vaccine last year. But it said the increased antibodies did not prevent the spread of omicron.
January 09, 2022 2:50 am
More than two crore children between the ages of 15 and 18 have received their first dose of the Covid vaccine since January 3, when the vaccination drive for this age group was rolled out, a Health Ministry statement said.
January 02, 2022 12:52 am
Registration for children will begin from January 2 with options for walk-in as well as online registrations. The vaccination sessions will be conducted from 9 am to 6 pm and the duration would be further extended, if need be.
October 14, 2021 9:52 am
The agency’s panel of vaccine advisers will meet Thursday and Friday to vote on whether to recommend that the agency allow Moderna and Johnson & Johnson to offer booster shots.
October 13, 2021 2:21 am
Bharat Biotech is also expecting a decision soon on its separate application for EUA of Covaxin in adults from WHO.