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Global Covid case

Global Covid caseload reaches 512.2 million, including 6.23 million deaths.

April 29, 2022

According to Johns Hopkins University, the global coronavirus caseload has surpassed 512.5 million, with over 6.23 million deaths and over 11.33 billion vaccines. The University’s Center for Systems Science and Engineering (CSSE) released its latest report on Friday morning, revealing that the current worldwide caseload and death toll were 512,225,941 and 6,230,957, respectively, while the […]

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Max Healthcare plans Rs.1,600 Cr investment to add 1000 beds in Gurugram

October 5, 2021

By Administrator_ India Capital Sands Max Healthcare Institute on Monday said it plans to invest around Rs 1,600 crore to expand its capacity in the national capital region by adding around 1,000 beds in Gurugram, Haryana. The company, “is further fortifying its presence and expanding its bed capacity in NCR by addition of two hospitals of around 500 […]

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Over 3.86 crore people didn't get 2nd dose of COVID vaccines within stipulated time: Govt

Over 3.86 crore people didn’t get 2nd dose of COVID vaccines within stipulated time: Govt

August 20, 2021

By Administrator_India Capital Sands Over 3.86 crore people did not get their second dose of anti-Covid vaccines — Covishield and Covaxin — within the stipulated period of time, the government has said in response to an RTI query. According to information on the CoWIN portal, as of Thursday afternoon 44,22,85,854 people have received their first […]

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Don't expect first COVID-19 vaccinations until early 2021

Don’t expect first COVID-19 vaccinations until early 2021

July 23, 2020

By Administrator_India Capital Sands Researchers are making “good progress” in developing vaccines against COVID-19, with a handful in late-stage trials, but their first use cannot be expected until early 2021, a WHO expert said on Wednesday. WHO is working to ensure fair vaccine distribution, but in the meantime it is key to suppress the virus’s […]

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Japan approves dexamethasone as coronavirus treatment

Japan approves dexamethasone as coronavirus treatment

July 22, 2020

By Administrator_India Capital Sands Japan’s health ministry has approved dexamethasone, a cheap and widely used steroid, as a second treatment of COVID-19 after a trial in Britain showed the drug reduced death rates in hospitalised patients. The ministry included dexamethasone as an option for treatment along with Gilead Sciences Inc’s antiviral drug remdesivir in a […]

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Worsening U.S. outbreak prompts tough actions as new coronavirus cases hit record

Worsening U.S. outbreak prompts tough actions as new coronavirus cases hit record

July 9, 2020

By Administrator_India Capital Sands New Jersey adopted a stringent coronavirus face-mask order on Wednesday, and New York City unveiled a plan to allow public school students back into classrooms for just two or three days a week, as newly confirmed U.S. COVID-19 cases soared to a daily global record. Officials in New Jersey and New […]

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