Written by Amitabh Sinha | Pune | Published: April 4, 2020 3:02:50 am Workers in Chennai stitch masks for police personnel on Thursday. (PTI)EARLIER THIS week, the office of the Principal Scientific Adviser to the government issued a detailed manual on how to make home-made masks and recommended it to everyone, especially those living in…View More Defined: Medical masks, residence-made masks, and what’s instant for whom
Written by Mehr Gill , Edited by Explained Desk | New Delhi | Published: April 3, 2020 9:22:38 pm A view of a temporary field hospital in Madrid, Spain. The new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms for most people, but for some, especially older adults and people with existing health problems, it can cause…View More Explained: Cytokine storms — or when the physique’s accept as true with immune plot ends in COVID-19 deaths
By: New York Times | Updated: April 2, 2020 4:20:12 pm Neurologists in Wuhan, China, where the outbreak started, were among the first to report the symptoms in a preliminary paper published online in February.Written by Roni Caryn Rabin Neurologists around the world say that a small subset of patients with COVID-19 are developing serious…View More Outlined: Why some coronavirus patients checklist signs of brain diseases
By: Explained Desk | New Delhi | Updated: March 30, 2020 2:47:41 pm A cat has tested positive for coronavirus in Belgium. Authorities have made it clear that a pet cannot transmit the disease to humans. Photo courtesy: PixabayLast week, health authorities in Belgium said that a pet cat contracted the novel coronavirus after being…View More Explained: A cat has tested definite for coronavirus. Can your pet infect you?
By: Express News Service | New Delhi | Updated: March 30, 2020 12:02:01 pm Health workersat KPJ Damansara Specialist Hospital, in Petaling Jaya, Malaysia, Monday, March 30, 2020. (AP Photo: Vincent Thian)In the last few days, there have been reports of recovered COVID-19 patients testing positive a second time. Since the exact behaviour of the…View More Outlined: What can motive a COVID-19 affected person to relapse after recovery?
Written by Amitabh Sinha | Pune | Updated: March 30, 2020 7:37:19 am Migrant workers rush to enter a bus leaving Allahabad on Sunday. (Express photo by Ritesh Shukla)On Sunday, the number of people infected with the novel coronavirus in India crossed the 1,000 mark. There are 40 countries who have more people infected. The…View More Explained: The place does virus bolt from here?
By: Explained Desk | New Delhi | Updated: March 25, 2020 11:19:37 am According to the US Centre for Disease Control (CDC), the fatality rate from COVID-19 is highest among those aged 85 or older.Across the world, the novel coronavirus has killed elderly people the most, especially those with pre-existing medical conditions such as heart…View More Defined: A imaginable reason COVID-19 has killed extra elderly sufferers