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Recovered Covid patients may be immune to new virus strains
Posted 27 Jan, 2021 | Source: newindianexpress

A recent study published in Nature found that the immune systems of people who recover from Covid-19 may evolve to fight different strains of SARS-CoV-2.

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Oxford or Indian? No vaccine dilemma in Bengaluru so far
Posted 21 Jan, 2021 | Source: Deccan Herald

A medical worker receives Covid-19 vaccine at Manipal Hospital. About 1.82 lakh healthcare workers in Bengaluru are getting shots in the first phase of the vaccination drive.

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Aster CMI Hospital and Arista Health Clinic in Bangalore | Articles
Posted 11 Jan, 2021 | Source: Express News Service

BENGALURU: The second vaccine dry run at eight sites in Bengaluru — one in each BBMP zone — went smoothly, barring issues in network connectivity and technical problems with the CoWIN portal. Health officials on ground suggested that WiFi or broadband connection be put up even in primary health centres as the Co-WIN portal was crucial for the immunisation programme.

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World AIDS Day 2020: Know Causes, Symptoms And Prevention For HIV/AIDS
Posted 01 Dec, 2020 | Source: NDTV

World AIDS Day 2020: Every year on December 1st, World AIDS Day is observed around the world to spread awareness about this life-threatening condition. Read here to know from the expert how to prevent this.

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Abuse of Antibiotics a Major Health Threat
Posted 27 Nov, 2020 | Source: Patients Engage portal

Observing World Antibiotic Awareness Week, Dr Swati Rajagopal, infectious disease specialist, points out that several trends such as self-prescription and over the counter sales of antibiotics is wrecking our strength to fight infectious diseases.

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After ‘virus airborne’ scare, call for more precautions
Posted 16 Jul, 2020 | Source: deccanherald

Emerging evidence unerlines the need for more stringent measures in closed spaces, Bengaluru health experts say

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Cornering corona
Posted 29 Jun, 2020 | Source: www.newindianexpress.com

As fears rise about community spread of COVID-19 in the city, healthcare professionals, police and civic agency authorities appeal to Bengalureans to help contain the virus for as long as possible

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Univ Of WhatsApp has alredady found a cure for Covid
Posted 24 Jun, 2020 | Source: Newspaper

Doctors say for almost any treatment or preventative, supply could be an issue if large numbers of people need it. “Hence, the Covid-related trial drugs should be carefully monitored by the Ministry of Health and used only with its recommendation.” Said Rao.

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Pharmabiz story on “Indians have better immunity towards COVID-19” with inputs from Dr. Swati Rajagopal appeared today
Posted 25 May, 2020 | Source: http://www.pharmabiz.com/

Indians may have a better chance of surviving the coronavirus disease (COVID-19). India’s herd-based immunity is due to extensive microbial load. General exposure to a variety of pathogens makes them immunologically strong and they are not susceptible to infection as much as other populations, said Dr Swati Rajagopal, consultant, infectious disease & travel medicine, Aster CMI Hospital.

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More younger people in COVID-19 crosshairs
Posted 27 Apr, 2020 | Source: newindianexpress.com

State records majority of positive cases among those aged below 60; largest chunk is in 20-40 age group