Defined: Medical masks, residence-made masks, and what’s instant for whom

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…

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Explained: Cytokine storms — or when the physique’s accept as true with immune plot ends in COVID-19 deaths

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…

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Outlined: Why some coronavirus patients checklist signs of brain diseases

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…

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Explained: A cat has tested definite for coronavirus. Can your pet infect you?

Explained: A cat has tested definite for coronavirus. Can your pet infect you?

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…

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Outlined: What can motive a COVID-19 affected person to relapse after recovery?

Outlined: What can motive a COVID-19 affected person to relapse after recovery?

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…

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Defined: A imaginable reason COVID-19 has killed extra elderly sufferers

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…

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