HEALTH

Physical activity reduces instant death risk from heart attack: Study

Regular physical activity can not only improve our overall fitness but it can also lower the chance of dying immediately from a heart...

Oxford University to test Covid-19 vaccine safety in kids

The University of Oxford has launched the first study to assess the safety and immune responses of its Covid-19 vaccine...

Andhra Pradesh begins second phase of Covid vaccination

Andhra Pradesh on Saturday began administering the second dose of coronavirus vaccine to frontline workers. Healthcare and Integrated Child Development Services (ICDS) workers...

Potential approach to stop growth of brain cancer cells

Inhibiting a key enzyme that controls a large network of proteins important in cell division and growth leads the way for a new...

Hale and hearty so far: Beneficiaries of 2nd Covid vax dose

Despite testimonies and experience from peers, the vaccine hesitancy among healthcare workers has continued. The reason for the hesitancy is absence of "medical...

Covid: Over-70s in UK urged to get vaccinated

People in the UK aged 70 or over who have not yet had a Covid-19 vaccine jab have been urged to come forward,...

Amazon sues NY Attorney General over Covid norms

In an unusual move, Amazon has filed a lawsuit against New York Attorney General Letitia James in a bid to stop her...

Identifying risk factors for elevated anxiety in young adults during Covid

Researchers have identified early risk factors that predicted heightened anxiety in young adults during the Covid-19 pandemic. The findings, published in the Journal of...