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Flu vaccine during COVID: Why it’s important for your child and the right time to get it - Times of India

Over a year has passed since the novel coronavirus disrupted the lives of many. Not only did it impact the adults, but children too were affected by the ills of the virus, especially in the second wave. But amidst all this chaos, other viral infections that h…

health - The Times of India
8:30pm PDT - June 13th, 2021

US has administered 309.3 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines, CDC says - msnNOW

The United States had administered 309,322,545 doses of COVID-19 vaccines and distributed 374,398,105 doses in the country as of Sunday morning, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said.

health - Reuters
8:11pm PDT - June 13th, 2021

Here's how much all the Covid virus particles circulating in the world would weigh, if put together | Health24 - News24

Based on several calculations, scientists have concluded how much all the SARS-CoV-2 particles in infected people globally weigh – a finding you might consider surprising.

health - News24
7:31pm PDT - June 13th, 2021

5 magic wonders that Lemon does to your body - Times of India

Lemon is a magic ingredient for your body and this fact is no longer a secret. It has so many health properties due to the presence of Vitamin C, Vitamin E, Vitamin A, and some B vitamins as well. Some people use lemon as a DIY ingredient while others use it …

health - The Times of India
7:30pm PDT - June 13th, 2021

Australia's Victoria state reports 2 local COVID-19 cases Reuters - msnNOW

Australia's Victoria state, which was a coronavirus hotspot until last week, reported two new locally acquired COVID-19 cases on Monday.

health - Reuters
5:22pm PDT - June 13th, 2021

Delta variant mutates, drug cocktail may not work: Study | Hyderabad News - Times of India

The Delta variant (B.1.617.2), first discovered in India, has now acquired a new mutation to emerge as Delta+ (B.1.617.2.1). Also called AY.1 the Delt

health - The Times of India
3:58pm PDT - June 13th, 2021

‘Use posaconazole jabs if key mucor drug is scarce’ - Times of India

Pune: The Joint National Task Force for Covid-19 has said that posaconazole injections can be used to treat mucormycosis if amphotericin B is unavaila.

health - The Times of India
3:51pm PDT - June 13th, 2021

Rising concerns among parents that children with respiratory illnesses are not being seen by their GPs - ABC News

There are rising concerns among parents and medical professionals that sick kids aren't getting treated by GPs and it's putting unnecessary pressure on hospitals.

health - ABC News (AU)
2:37pm PDT - June 13th, 2021

U.S. has administered over 309 million doses of Covid-19 vaccines, CDC says - NBC News

The U.S. had administered 309,322,545 doses of Covid-19 vaccines and distributed 374,398,105 doses in the country as of Sunday morning, the CDC said.

health - NBC News
2:13pm PDT - June 13th, 2021

Polio was eliminated in the Asia-Pacific. Then it suddenly came back - ABC News

How did a disease that had not been seen in the Asia-Pacific region for almost two decades suddenly reappear?

health - ABC News (AU)
2:00pm PDT - June 13th, 2021

Prostate cancer survivors living longer, but they report lower quality of life - ABC News

More men are surviving prostate cancer, but many feel they are not getting enough support to manage ongoing side effects from their treatment.

health - ABC News (AU)
1:00pm PDT - June 13th, 2021

WHO blames India’s 2nd wave on premature opening up, social mixing - Times of India

India News: The World Health Organization (WHO) has, at the G7 summit in the UK, blamed the second wave of the Covid-19 pandemic in India on the “premature” openi

health - The Times of India
12:45pm PDT - June 13th, 2021

As COVID-19 cases wane, vaccine-lagging areas still see risk - Mason City Globe Gazette

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — New COVID-19 cases are declining across most of the country, even in some states with vaccine-hesitant populations. But almost all states bucking that trend have lower-than-average vaccination rates, and experts warn that relief from the…

health - Associated Press
12:32pm PDT - June 13th, 2021

As COVID-19 cases wane, vaccine-lagging areas still see risk - Journal Times

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — New COVID-19 cases are declining across most of the country, even in some states with vaccine-hesitant populations. But almost all states bucking that trend have lower-than-average vaccination rates, and experts warn that relief from the…

health - Associated Press
12:15pm PDT - June 13th, 2021

Here's why a protein-rich diet is important post COVID recovery - Times of India

The past few months have been tough for all of us. While many of us got infected with the novel coronavirus, we als

health - The Times of India
11:30am PDT - June 13th, 2021

Gottlieb says Delta virus variant likely to become dominant U.S. strain - CBS News

"I think the risk is really to the fall that this could spike a new epidemic heading into the fall," the former FDA commissioner said.

health - CBS News
10:08am PDT - June 13th, 2021

'It's a moving chess board': Covid reopening creates new anxieties - CNN

Deirdre Lawson was living her best life before the pandemic -- if she wasn't traveling, she was going to concerts, movies or doing other activities with friends -- often at the spur of the moment.

health - CNN
6:51am PDT - June 13th, 2021

Covid, steroid use for treatment likely cause for rise in diabetes cases: Doctors - Times of India

India News: ​​Gujarat, the diabetes capital of India, seems poised for a jump in the number of diabetics post Covid-19 as experts report a perceptible rise either

health - The Times of India
3:56pm PDT - June 12th, 2021

5 states administer first shot to less than half of population - Business Insider

Biden has said he wants 70% of the US at least partially vaccinated by July 4. Alabama, Louisiana, Mississippi, Tennessee, and Wyoming are lagging behind.

health - Business Insider
11:51am PDT - June 12th, 2021

Aid groups appeal to G-7 for cash to get shots into arms - Crossroads Today

FALMOUTH, England (AP) — Rich nations must do more than just donate surplus vaccines if they hope to end the COVID-19 pandemic, according to public health experts and humanitarian groups that are calling for money, increased production and logistical support …

health - Associated Press
10:56am PDT - June 12th, 2021

Congo president says Kinshasa hospitals 'overwhelmed' by coronavirus - Reuters

Hospitals in Democratic Republic of Congo's capital Kinshasa are "overwhelmed" by a rise in COVID-19 infections, President Felix Tshisekedi said on Saturday, as the country was hit by a third wave of the disease.

health - Reuters
10:23am PDT - June 12th, 2021

ER visits for suspected suicide attempts among teen girls rose during pandemic, CDC study says - CBS News

The CDC called for "increased attention to, and prevention for, this population."

health - CBS News
9:47am PDT - June 12th, 2021

Covid: Huge queues at Sheffield's Crucible Theatre pop-up vaccine site - BBC News

The clinic for over-18s reached capacity after an online advert was shared thousands of times.

health - BBC News
8:45am PDT - June 12th, 2021

Signs of an unhealthy gut, according to Ayurveda - Times of India

The importance of a healthy gut cannot be stressed enough. A healthy gut means good mental and physical health.

health - The Times of India
8:30am PDT - June 12th, 2021

UK records 12 new COVID-19 deaths, 7738 cases - Reuters UK

Britain reported 12 new deaths within 28 days of a positive COVID-19 test on Saturday and a further 7,738 cases of the virus, official government data showed.

health - Reuters
8:08am PDT - June 12th, 2021

RT @Iconic98531328: "More than 2 million of #Tigray’s 6 million people have already fled, unable to harvest their crops." #TigrayGenocide @…

Bereket (@Beka94745808)
3:25am PDT - June 14th, 2021

RT @Benj_Barr: Too much public health research is focused on changing the behaviour of the powerless, rather than the powerful.

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3:25am PDT - June 14th, 2021

Nervous about returning to the office? Here’s a science-based guide to what employers can do to protect their workers — and what workers can do to protect themselves. https://t.co/aPF9lMdhn0

NYT Science (@NYTScience)
3:25am PDT - June 14th, 2021

RT @Dev_Fadnavis: Heartiest birthday greetings, Hon Union Minster @PiyushGoyal ji ! Wishing you a long life and good health!

Karunakar P. Kundapurkar (@coondapoor)
3:25am PDT - June 14th, 2021

RT @adeelraja: A total of 4 thousand something dozes were wasted in Pakistan due to negligence and lackluster attitude out of which 1500 we…

Rukhsana Qayyum Baig (@RukhsanaQ)
3:25am PDT - June 14th, 2021

RT @nytimes: Breaking News: Novavax’s Covid-19 vaccine demonstrated an overall efficacy of 90.4%, on par with the vaccines made by Pfizer-B…

deewani (@deewani)
3:25am PDT - June 14th, 2021

RT @ClevelandClinic: The brain is the most complex thing in the universe. Our expert dives into some mind-blowing ways your brain is incred…

RaNae Couture (@RCouture_Art)
3:25am PDT - June 14th, 2021

RT @ptsafetylearn: This week is #DiabetesAwarenessWeek. In a new short film on the #pslhub, National Specialty Advisor for Diabetes, @part

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3:25am PDT - June 14th, 2021

RT @plutonchick: My husband and I are sending my 3-year old son to taska early so he can develop communication skills. Not necessarily to p…

Za (@zmaamor)
3:25am PDT - June 14th, 2021

RT @sailorgirl2017: #LestWeForget CPC's "respect" for veterans: - closed 9 veteran offices - cut 900 jobs - clawed back benefits - kill…

Mary Hart (@citymice4)
3:25am PDT - June 14th, 2021

RT @cnni: JUST IN: Novavax says its coronavirus vaccine has an overall efficacy of 90.4% and was "generally well-tolerated" in a Phase 3 tr…

Sophia Amuzie Chinwendu. (@Sophia33879162)
3:25am PDT - June 14th, 2021

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Lucila Blanchard (@BlanchardHealth)
3:25am PDT - June 14th, 2021
In ``Malaria viodhi Masacharane`` prog. madhugiri taluk THO, BHEO & staff visited villages & given health education on malaria diseases. https://t.co/HlaX6EzCkh

In ``Malaria viodhi Masacharane`` prog. madhugiri taluk THO, BHEO & staff visited villages & given health education on malaria diseases. https://t.co/HlaX6EzCkh

DHFWS Tumkur (@DhfwsTumkur)
3:25am PDT - June 14th, 2021

RT @RAWNTR: Wishing Our @tarak9999 Younger Son Bhargava Ram A Very Happy Birthday:) May God Bless U With Good Health & Peace #HBDNandamur

Mahi7777 (@NtrTrend2)
3:25am PDT - June 14th, 2021

RT @sharpsightdelhi: On the occasion of Family Health & Fitness Day, #SharpSight wishes & prays for the wellness of every family. Let's al…

Eeshta Chauhan (@ChauhanEeshta)
3:25am PDT - June 14th, 2021
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mWell PH (@mWellph)
3:25am PDT - June 14th, 2021
This week is #MensHealthWeek
Men must start to feel more comfortable talking about their health and wellbeing. 
We have a new guide that examines the main concerns on which men can face and how they can overcome this. 

Read our guide today https://t.co/3s0XswbHnQ https://t.co/uqINfM80rl

This week is #MensHealthWeek Men must start to feel more comfortable talking about their health and wellbeing. We have a new guide that examines the main concerns on which men can face and how they can overcome this. Read our guide today https://t.co/3s0XswbHnQ https://t.co/uqINfM80rl

Police Mutual (@PoliceMutual)
3:25am PDT - June 14th, 2021

RT @Zubhaque: It is MAJOR NEWS for the UK that Public Health England have upgraded the risk from #DeltaVariant (aka #IndianVariant) to *red…

Mare (@ICNTOAN)
3:25am PDT - June 14th, 2021

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RAA School (@RAASchoolGatton)
3:25am PDT - June 14th, 2021

RT @Aseff_J: @Jhagra @IMMahmoodKhan @kamrankbangash The measure of success of any action is its benefit to the commom man. In that respect…

Taimur Khan Jhagra (@Jhagra)
10:22pm PDT - June 13th, 2021

RT @Murugan_TNBJP: Warm greetings to Honourable Cabinet Minister @PiyushGoyal ji on his birthday. I pray for your good health and well-bei…

PERUMAL PILLAI (@56perumal)
10:22pm PDT - June 13th, 2021

ignoring my mental health until it fixes itself bc there is no time for this pls

Emily (@emilyxdayana)
10:22pm PDT - June 13th, 2021

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10:22pm PDT - June 13th, 2021

RT @narendramodi: Best wishes on the auspicious occasion of Raja Parba. I pray for the good health and well-being of everyone.

তাপস সরকার (om) (@om_tapas)
10:22pm PDT - June 13th, 2021

Been dealing with a great deal of sadness recently, feeling overwhelmed by thoughts of the past year - specifically remembering patients I’ve cared for and their families. This article helped me process some of that and gain perspective - great read https://t.co/OsVNWQcfsi

Hannah James (@HannahJamma)
10:22pm PDT - June 13th, 2021

Biliran MPS conducts Oplan Bandilyo on the recent directives, advocacies and strict implementation of Covid 19 health protocols. #8PreciousGem https://t.co/Eyjtz576GL

Biliran Police Station (@BiliranPS)
10:22pm PDT - June 13th, 2021

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Venkatesh Balaji (@venkateshbala22)
10:22pm PDT - June 13th, 2021
RT @Iowkeyniko: normalize avoiding yourself from people who aren't good for your mental health https://t.co/0IlG6lahCM

RT @Iowkeyniko: normalize avoiding yourself from people who aren't good for your mental health https://t.co/0IlG6lahCM

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10:22pm PDT - June 13th, 2021

RT @MSNBC: Virtually all hospitalized Covid-19 patients have one thing in common: They're unvaccinated. https://t.co/TqsQNBvRe0

Optimistic Truth (@TruthOptimistic)
10:22pm PDT - June 13th, 2021

RT @MurrayThomsonnn: Hope the lad I was just speaking to at the beach listened to me no ones alone in this mental health shit getting it if…

rhys milligan (@rhysmilligan4)
10:22pm PDT - June 13th, 2021

RT @SaraCivian: In sickness *does a kickflip at the alter* And in health

Kidspud (@k1dspud)
10:22pm PDT - June 13th, 2021

RT @ava_today: Without treatment SMA can be fatal. It is reported that 100 children with SMA have died over the last three years in Iran be…

SOLDIER FIGHTER (@AHMADFIGHTER22)
10:22pm PDT - June 13th, 2021

RT @moayush: The @moayush presents the Namaste-Yoga mobile app! Now available on Google Play Store & iOS, this app offers everything that…

Central University of Haryana (@CUHofficial)
10:22pm PDT - June 13th, 2021

#GoodNewsMonday: Organisers of the weekend campaign in Ahmedabad, the biggest city in Gujarat state, aim to vaccinate 500 disabled people, who often struggle to book slots and get access to vaccination centres. #inclusionforall #vaccinedrive #disabilities https://t.co/MZODJ6Nago

Sightsavers India (@SightsaversIN)
10:22pm PDT - June 13th, 2021

RT @renjnzone: renjun suffered from mental health at such a young age and his art therapy helped him a lot so let's all appreciate his artw…

ochak (@bloomarkiee)
10:22pm PDT - June 13th, 2021

RT @narendramodi: Best wishes on the auspicious occasion of Raja Parba. I pray for the good health and well-being of everyone.

Jimmy (@Narendra__Jimmy)
10:22pm PDT - June 13th, 2021

RT @JonRahmpga: After two negative test in a 24 hour span and being cleared by health officials, it’s time to get ready for the US Open. Va…

jake sammons (@sammodizzle)
10:22pm PDT - June 13th, 2021

RT @plutonchick: My husband and I are sending my 3-year old son to taska early so he can develop communication skills. Not necessarily to p…

alya (@_alyasyaherah)
10:22pm PDT - June 13th, 2021

RT @NBCNews: Virtually all hospitalized Covid-19 patients have one thing in common: They're unvaccinated. https://t.co/g9AIv4bmy0

Mitch (@Mitchkq81)
10:22pm PDT - June 13th, 2021

RT @narendramodi: Best wishes on the auspicious occasion of Raja Parba. I pray for the good health and well-being of everyone.

Chirag Bhatt (@ChiragB64143241)
10:22pm PDT - June 13th, 2021