The World Health Organization (WHO), in early 2020, identified SARS-CoV-2 as a new type of coronavirus after a December 2019 outbreak in China. This virus is responsible for the current outbreak of coronavirus disease (COVID-19), which was first identified in Wuhan, China, following reports of serious pneumonia.Read More..
Amidst the ongoing pandemic, experts say that the society will have to evolve along with it. Most people now choose to wear masks most of the time and it has become unacceptable to go to work when one is sick.Read More..
Diabetes is a disease that occurs when your blood glucose/blood sugar is too high or too low. The main source of energy, glucose, comes from the food we eat. Over time, having too much glucose in your body can cause health issues. Insulin, a hormone made by the pancreas, helps the glucose in your food to get into your cells and get converted into energy. When the body does not make enough insulin or stops making insulin, this glucose stays in your blood and doesn’t reach your cells.Read More..
The World Health Organization (WHO) has declared B.1.617.2 variant, called Delta Plus variant of the Coronavirus “variant of concern” due to its high transmissibility and high capacity to turn into a severe disease. To put it in other words, Delta Plus is doubly contagious than the previous Covid-19 strains.Read More..
World Health Organization (WHO), on November 26, 2021, declared B.1.1.529, called the Omicron variant of Coronavirus, as a “Variant of Concern” as per the advice of Technical Advisory Group on Virus Evolution (TAG-VE) of WHO. This is based on TAG-VE’s presentation of evidence that Omicron displays several mutations that impact its behavior.Read More..