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COVID-19 In India: 86,052 New Cases Reported

India has reported 86,052 new COVID-19 cases and 1,141 deaths in the last 24 hours taking its tally to 58,18,570, the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare said on Friday.

Flu Season Returns During COVID-19 Pandemic

Influenza or the flu season returns as the COVID-19 pandemic season continues. The flu vaccine, wearing a mask, washing hands and coughing in the elbow can help prevent the spread of the flu and COVID-19.

Obesity Linked to Reduced Brain Plasticity

Obese people have reduced brain plasticity, which can have severe implications in people recovering from a stroke or a brain injury. This is the first study to link obesity with reduced brain plasticity.

Cooked Carrots Can Cause Allergies

People who are allergic to raw carrots should also avoid eating cooked carrots. The carrot allergen Dau c 1 is harmless at high temperatures, but it regains its natural structure once the temperature drops.

Simple Tips to Avoid Asthma Attack During the COVID Pandemic

With flu season approaching, experts see an increase in asthma attacks toward the end of September, reports a new study. Following simple tips could avoid asthma attacks and possible hospitalization during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Men Have Increased Risk of COVID-19 Associated Death

Men are more prone to progress to critical phases of COVID-19 and have higher death rates as well as longer hospital stays, that are all associated with higher inflammatory parameters, the study reveals.

Men Have Increased Risk of COVID-19 Associated Death

Men are more prone to progress to critical phases of COVID-19 and have higher death rates as well as longer hospital stays, that are all associated with higher inflammatory parameters, the study reveals.

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