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PMBJK accepting orders on WhatsApp and e-mail to facilitate medicine procurement during lockdown

Pradhan Mantri Bharatiya Janaushadhi Kendras

Pradhan Mantri Bharatiya  Janaushadhi Kendras accepting orders on WhatsApp and e-mail to facilitate medicine procurement during lockdown New Delhi, 05 MAY 2020 by PIB Delhi. Amid lockdown many Pradhan Mantri Bharatiya Janaushadhi Kendras (PMBJK)  under the Union Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilizers are accepting the orders for medicines on WhatsApp …

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Essential oil-based vapouriser can help in alleviating respiratory distress

CIM-RespCool

New Delhi, May 02 (Umashankar Mishra): The Central Institute of Medicinal and Aromatic Plants (CIMAP) has launched a scientific knowledge-based essential oil vapouriser concentrate formulation called CIM-RespCool. It could be helpful in the management of respiratory distress caused by environmental containments including viruses, said scientists at CIMAP. जानिए डोपामाइन क्या …

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Scientists develop Aerosol Restricting Canopy for Dental Procedures

Novel Coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 Colorized scanning electron micrograph of a cell showing morphological signs of apoptosis, infected with SARS-COV-2 virus particles (green), isolated from a patient sample. Image captured at the NIAID Integrated Research Facility (IRF) in Fort Detrick, Maryland. Credit: NIAID/NIH

New Delhi, May 02 (By ISW): In the wake of evolving pandemic situation of COVID-19 outbreak in India, the Central Scientific Instruments Organisation (CSIR-CSIO), Chandigarh, has developed “Aerosol Restricting Canopy (ARC) for Dental Procedures – Safety ARC” in collaboration with the Oral Health Sciences Center (ORHC), PGIMER, Chandigarh, to assist …

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Billions worldwide living with herpes

Health news

Genital Herpes: Causes, Symptoms, and treatment About half a billion people worldwide are living with genital herpes, and several billion have an oral herpes infection, new estimates show, highlighting the need to improve awareness and scale up services to prevent and treat herpes. About 13% of the world’s population aged …

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A welcome initiative from Rahul Gandhi

Rahul Gandhi in conversation with Dr. Raghuram Rajan

Rahul Gandhi’s conversation with Raghuram Rajan is interesting as well as informative. The initiative too is good at the time when our leaders rarely believe in conversations and mostly like to be ‘interviewed’, good to see a political figure speaking to an economist who also happen to be the former …

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May 5 : International Day of the Midwife

Year of the Nurse and the Midwife 2020

May 5 marks the International Day of the Midwife. Amidst the COVID-19 pandemic, midwives continue to show resilience and provide life-saving services to pregnant women, ensuring healthy outcomes for women and their babies. The theme for “International Day of the Midwife 2020” is ‘Midwives with women: celebrate, demonstrate, mobilize, unite …

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COVID -19 Linguistic Impacts: Coinage of words

Delhi students Namaste March to ward off Coronavirus

The Meaning and History of ‘Namaste’ The Covid-19 is one of the newly coined words that have come into fashion. Since December 2019 there’s hardly been any day when this word does not pop up when watching TV or reading news. COVID -19 : language impact factor Let’s have a …

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