Drug News (Medindia)

COVID-19: 75.3% Dead Are Over 60 Yrs

The Union Health Ministry stated 83 per cent of coronavirus cases had comorbidities and 75.3 per cent people who succumbed to the viral infection are above 60 years.

COVID-19 Positive Woman Delivers Healthy Female Child

In Maharashtra, a COVID-19 positive woman delivers healthy female child. This is the first such case in Maharashtra and the second in the country with the earlier one taking place in AIIMS, New Delhi.

Menopause Will be Delayed, Reveals Study

A new study has stated that menopause will start later and possibly disappear as parents have kids later. Menopause is not a disease. It's a medical condition that arises simply because of human behavior.

Pneumonia in Elderly Linked to Mortality Risk

Many elderly patients fail to accurately assess their risk of pneumonia. Pneumonia is a common lung infection that can be life-threatening, especially in elderly people.

Tips for Staying Burn-free in the Kitchen Revealed

Nearly six-fold increase in patients with burns related to at-home food preparation was noted. The injuries were all serious enough for emergency care and, in some cases, hospitalization and surgery.