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When should a hemoglobin test be done?

When should a hemoglobin test be done? Hemoglobin is a very essential component of our body as it is responsible for the transportation of oxygen in the blood. It is also known as the red protein since it is present in the red blood cell. It is a component containing …

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China reports 1,300 asymptomatic virus cases after public concern

China reports 1,300 asymptomatic virus cases after public concern

Beijing: China on Wednesday said it has more than 1,300 asymptomatic coronavirus cases, the first time it has released such data following public concern over people who have tested positive but are not showing symptoms. Health officials also reported the first imported case from abroad in Wuhan — the epicentre …

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First coronavirus case in Jharkhand, Malaysian woman found positive

First coronavirus case in Jharkhand, Malaysian woman found positive

The eastern Indian state of Jharkhand reported its first Covid-19 case, after a young Malaysian woman tested positive in its capital city of Ranchi. “A Malaysian woman, who is among the 24 persons found staying in a mosque in Ranchi, has been found positive. She is absolutely normal and asymptomatic,” …

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TB vaccine in childhood may offer Covid-19 protection: Researchers

The Bacillus Calmette-Guérin (BCG) vaccine given to newborns and children to prevent childhood tuberculosis appears to offer protection against coronavirus disease (Covid-19), according to US researchers who analysed the wide variation in the intensity of the disease in different countries. The new study found Covid-19 cases and deaths are higher …

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Hospitals Swamped as Italy-Spain Virus Deaths Surpass 17,000

The death toll due to coronavirus in Spain and Italy rose up to 17000+ which has now led Europe to impose stricter measures for restricting the movements of the residents. This will further help curb any potential for a complete collapse of the health-care system. On Sunday, Italy recorded about …

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102-year-old woman from Italy recovers from coronavirus

102-year-old woman from Italy recovers from coronavirus

A 102-year-old Italian woman made a miraculous recovery from the coronavirus after a 20-day hospital stint in the northern city of Genoa, according to a report. Italica Grondona came down with the dangerous virus and was admitted with mild heart failure in early March to San Martino hospital, CNN reported. “She …

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Four health personnel who screened patients at Hyd airport test positive for COVID-19

Four health personnel who screened patients at Hyd airport test positive for COVID-19

Four people, who were among the health personnel deployed at Hyderabad’s Rajiv Gandhi International Airport (RGIA) for screening passengers who returned from foreign countries, were among those who tested positive for COVID-19 in Telangana this week. Speaking to reporters, Telangana Health Minister Eatala Rajender said that the four personnel are …

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Maldives reports first domestic case of coronavirus, total tally rises to 16

Maldives reports first domestic case of coronavirus, total tally rises to 16

MALE: Maldives has reported first case of its citizen testing positive for COVID-19, the local media reported. Addressing a press conference at the National Emergency Operating Centre, the country’s Health Minister Abdulla Ameen on Friday said that the Maldivian, 38, who was in quarantine since arriving from Britain on March …

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3 Giant Eagle Employees Test Positive For COVID-19

Giant Eagle reports that 3 of its employees are tested positive for coronavirus.  It stated  its 1st positive coronavirus positive case within its workforce on Friday. It further adds that it is most likely that the company will be learning about more coronavirus positive cases associated with the guests and …

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