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  • What are T-cells and their role to fight against COVID-19?

    The immune system of our body defends against infection or fight against diseases. A study suggests that people infected with the coronavirus carry immune cells known as T cells that can help to fight against infection. Let us study about T cells in detail and about the research.

    May 20, 2020
  • HIV Vaccine Awareness Day/ World AIDS Vaccine Day 2020

    World AIDS Vaccine Day 2020: It is also known as HIV Vaccine Awareness Day (HVAD). The day is observed on 18 May every year and provide an opportunity to educate communities about the importance of preventive HIV vaccine research. As effective and safe preventive HIV vaccine will help to end the HIV pandemic. Let us study about AIDS, HIV Vaccine.    

    May 18, 2020
  • World Hypertension Day 2020: Current Theme, Significance, Signs and Risks of Hypertension

    World Hypertension Day (WHD) 2020: It is observed on 17 May every year. Due to COVID-19 pandemic, World Hypertension League (WHL) has announced that it will postpone the celebration of World Hypertension Day (WHD) until 10 October, 2020. Let us read more about World Hypertension Day, its 2020 theme, hypertension disease, its causes, symptoms and prevention.  

    May 17, 2020
  • National Dengue Day: Dengue Fever, Symptoms, Prevention and Treatment

    National Dengue Day: It is observed on 16 May in India to create awareness about dengue, how is it caused, preventive measures and methods to control the disease in the country. Let us study in detail about Dengue and some facts related to it.  

    May 16, 2020
  • COVID-19: What is Vaccine and how it works?

    As we know that several clinical trials are going on to fight against COVID-19. Scientists and researchers are trying to develop a vaccine across the world for the novel coronavirus. But do you know what is a vaccine and how it works? Let us have a look!

    May 13, 2020
  • National Technology Day 2020: History, Theme and Celebrations

    National Technology Day 2020: National Technology Day is celebrated across India every year on 11 May to commemorate India’s scientific advancement. On 11 May 1998, India successfully tested nuclear bombs in Pokhran.

    May 11, 2020
  • What is the Nuclear Doctrine of India?

    Nuclear Doctrine of India: The basic principle of India's Nuclear Doctrine is "No First Use". India had adopted its Nuclear Doctrine in 2003. India will not use Nuclear weapons against any non-nuclear state.

    May 11, 2020
  • Do you know which one is better Soap or Sanitizer?

    COVID-19: Health officials have suggested various measures to reduce the risk of infection from the COVID-19 pandemic and one such is the importance of good personal hygiene. Frequent handwashing with soap or an alcohol-based sanitizer. Do you know which one is better soap or hand sanitizer?

    May 8, 2020
  • World Thalassaemia Day 2020: Current Theme, Objective and Significance

    World Thalassaemia Day 2020: It is observed on 8 May to raise awareness about thalassaemia disease, its preventive measures and to avoid transmission among the people throughout the world. Let us read in detail about World Thalassaemia Day, 2020 theme, Thalassaemia disease, symptoms and prevention.

    May 8, 2020
  • What is Monoclonal Antibody to help against novel Coronavirus?

    Monoclonal Antibody for COVID-19 treatment: Israel's Institute for Biological Research (IIBR) develops a monoclonal antibody that attacks and neutralises the virus. But it is unclear whether it is tested on humans. Let us read in detail about the research, monoclonal antibody and how it works.

    May 7, 2020
  • India’s Medical Diplomacy: All you need to know

    India's Medical Diplomacy: Amidst COVID-19 pandemic, health service played a crucial role. India acted both as the pharmacy of the world and a global health provider. A brief analysis of India’s Medical Diplomacy is provided in the article.

    May 6, 2020
  • What is UV Disinfection tower developed by DRDO and how it will work?

    To fight against COVID-19 pandemic an Ultra Violet (UV) Disinfection tower is developed by Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO). What is UV Disinfection tower and how it will work? Let us find out!

    May 5, 2020
  • World Asthma Day 2020: Current Theme, History and Key Facts

    World Asthma Day 2020: It is observed every year on the first Tuesday of May. This year it falls on 5 May. The day spread awareness about asthma disease and care around the world. Let us have a look in detail about World Asthma Day, its history, significance, what is asthma, its symptoms, prevention, control measures, etc.  

    May 5, 2020
  • What is colon infection?

    Actor Irrfan Khan was suffering from colon infection and passed away in Mumbai on 29 April, 2020. What is colon infection, how is it caused, its treatment, symptoms and types? Let us find out!

    Apr 30, 2020
  • What is Remdesivir and can it be useful in treating COVID-19?

    To combat COVID-19 various clinical trials are going on and one such is remdesivir. According to Dr. Anthony Fauci, Director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases told that results from a clinical trial of a drug remdesivir for treating COVID-19 virus have shown "quite good news". Let us read in detail about the research and remdesivir medicine.      

    Apr 30, 2020