The Indian Medical Association (IMA) has questioned Health Minister Harsh Vardhan about issuing Ayush treatment protocol for COVID-19 treatment and requested him to clarify on what foundation these suggestions have been made.
AYUSH secretary Vaidya Rajesh Kotecha, talking in regards to the protocol earlier this week at a Health Ministry press convention, had specified that the protocol shouldn’t be COVID treatment and ought to be solely thought of as a help to these having gentle COVID signs.
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COVID-19 sufferers can vote via postal poll in Karnataka Bypolls
A file photograph of individuals queuing as much as train postal poll in Vijayapura.
To make sure that none misses out on voting within the bypolls amid the pandemic, the Election Commission has prolonged postal poll facility for voters with bodily disabilities, these aged above 80, and lively COVID-19 constructive sufferers or suspected sufferers who’re both in institutional or dwelling quarantine.
The bypolls to Sira and Rajarajeshwarinagar Assembly segments are scheduled for November 3.
SARS-CoV-2 not the final virus to spark a pandemic, says knowledgeable
The SARS-CoV-2 wouldn’t be the final such virus of its variety — when it comes to its skill to quickly unfold amongst folks — and the subsequent such virus of its variety might be a “MERS-2” even (a reference to the Middle Eastern Respiratory Virus that’s extra deadly however much less contagious), stated Susan Weiss, Professor of Microbiology on the Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania.
Prof. Weiss was the important thing observe speaker on the first TNQ-Janelia India COVID-19 Seminar, 2020. The first of the three online-only talks commenced on Friday.