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Posted 28 Dec, 2021 | Source: THE WEEK

Microbes are omnipresent and cause infection of kids. But our body is equipped to fight most of them and, when it cannot, medical science steps in and helps, A look at the many infections around us and how we fight them

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Amid Omicron Surge, experts say Govt's decision on Booster doses, Vax for Children timely
Posted 27 Dec, 2021 | Source: ETHealthWorld

The decision for the administration of precautionary doses and vaccination for children was taken as states across.

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Karnataka Covid-19 wrap: 289 new cases, tests dip
Posted 27 Dec, 2021 | Source: The Indian Express

The state health department said there were four deaths of which two were in Bengaluru, one each in Kodagu and Uttara Kannada. The active cases in the state now stand at 7,449.

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India to give COVID-19 booster shots to healthcare workers from Jan 10
Posted 27 Dec, 2021 | Source: Express Healthcare

In a national address, PM Modi said those aged 15-18 would start receiving COVID-19 vaccinations from Jan 3 and those above 60 with comorbidities would be offered booster shots after recommendation from doctors

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India to give COVID-19 booster shots to healthcare workers from Jan 10
Posted 27 Dec, 2021 | Source: Onlymyhealth

Prime minister Narendra Modi announced vaccinations and booster dose for the public. Read on to know more about it.

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Too early to panic but take precautions: Docs
Posted 01 Dec, 2021 | Source: Kumaran P | NT

The discovery of Omicron, the latest coronavirus variant, has led to a good deal of panic across the state, especially as two South Africans (Where the variant was first seen) tested positive for Covid-19. However, despite the scare, people aren’t sticklers for Covid protocol. Doctors say that while it is still too early to fell, people shouldn’t let their guard down.

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Cluster-buster: Docs say yes to caution, no to panic
Posted 30 Nov, 2021 | Source: Timesgroup.com

After cluster at medical college in Dharwad grows, doctors dismiss fears of a third wave having begun

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Karnataka sees sharp rise in dengue cases
Posted 24 Nov, 2021 | Source: Theweek

2,516 new cases reported between September 15 and November 17

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ZIKA virus can cause birth defects
Posted 21 Jul, 2021 | Source: The HANS INDIA

ZIKA virus spreads through bites aegypti and aedes albopiticus mosquitoes that are primarily active during the day. The virus can be transmitted from pregnant woman to her fetus which in turn can cause birth defects and impact the new-borns.

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Health Department gears up to tackle Zika virus
Posted 12 Jul, 2021 | Source: Bangalore News Today

Stepping up vector control measures across the State following the detection of Zika Virus Disease (ZVD) cases in Kerala, the State Health Department has asked officials to test samples of suspected cases for Zika after ruling out dengue and chikungunya.