June 29, 2022 1:57 pm
The key transmission routes include skin-to-skin, mouth-to-mouth, mouth-to-skin, and face-to-face contact through respiratory droplets and from contaminated surfaces or materials
June 21, 2021 1:00 pm
Covid booster shots are likely to be rolled out in U.K. in the fall to avoid another winter surge. Seven different vaccines are being tested in volunteers in England in the world’s first booster study, Health Secretary Matt Hancock said last month.
March 10, 2021 12:59 am
Younger women among those most at risk.
September 13, 2014 2:02 am
129 Metro trains to have eight coaches by 2017.
May 01, 2014 2:46 am
Antibiotic resistance happens when a disease causing bacteria mutates (changes its DNA).
May 16, 2012 11:11 pm
Similarly,one in 10 adults aged 25 years and more has diabetes.
August 24, 2011 1:41 am
When it comes to Public Health impact,alcohol is closely following the footsteps of big tobacco as shown by a recent publication in The Lancet journal and a WHO report.
May 17, 2011 12:24 pm
China has outperformed India in tackling the "double-burden" of diseases that includes infectious diseases affecting the poor on the one hand and chronic lifestyle ailments typical of fast urbanisation on the other,a WHO report has said.