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COVID-19: Who are at the most risk?
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COVID-19: Who are at the most risk?

Underlying health conditions, such as heart or lung disease, can increase your risk of developing dangerous symptoms if you become infected with coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) symptoms can vary widely. Some people have no symptoms at all, while others become so sick that they eventually need mechanical assistance to breathe. The…

Coronavirus: When will the outbreak end?
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Coronavirus: When will the outbreak end?

The world is shutting down. Places that were once teeming with the hustle and bustle of daily life have become ghost-towns with massive restrictions put on our lives – from lockdowns and school closures to travel restrictions and bans on mass gatherings. It is an unparalleled global response to a disease. But when will it…

Avoid Taking Ibuprofen For COVID-19 Symptoms: WHO
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Avoid Taking Ibuprofen For COVID-19 Symptoms: WHO

France: The World Health Organization recently recommended that people suffering COVID-19 symptoms should avoid taking ibuprofen. The recommendation came after French officials warned that anti-inflammatory drugs could worsen effects of the virus. The warning by French Health Minister Veran followed a recent study in The Lancet medical journal that hypothesised that an enzyme boosted by…

Easy ways to save yourself from Coronavirus!
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Easy ways to save yourself from Coronavirus!

With recent reported cases of Coronavirus in Pakistan, chaos and confusion has started to erupt as many people dont know much about the virus and ways to protect oneself from this potentially fatal disease. Here’s a breakdown for you to easily grasp the situation. How does the coronavirus spread? The Covid-19 coronavirus outbreak is a…

‘Low cost intervention can effectively reduce blood pressure’
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‘Low cost intervention can effectively reduce blood pressure’

KARACHI: A multi-country research study in Pakistan, Bangladesh, and Sri Lanka, has found that a low-cost, multi-component intervention helped deliver a clinically meaningful reduction in blood pressure levels among patients living with high blood pressure, or hypertension, as well as better control of the condition. Published in the New England Journal of Medicine, the multi-country…

Improve your Digestive health in just 10 steps!
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Improve your Digestive health in just 10 steps!

Your digestive health is directly impacted by the foods you eat and the lifestyle you live. By taking steps to improve your digestive health, you’ll help your digestive system to function more efficiently, improving your overall health and sense of well-being. Try these 10 tips for better digestive health: Eat a high-fiber diet According to…

‘9 million children at risk to contract pneumonia’
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‘9 million children at risk to contract pneumonia’

BARCELONA: According to a new analysis found, boosting efforts to fight pneumonia could avert nearly 9 million child deaths from pneumonia and other major diseases. This was featured ahead of the first-ever global forum on childhood pneumonia in Barcelona According to Johns Hopkins University, scaling up pneumonia treatment and prevention services could save the lives…

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