Here’s how you can protect your health against air pollution, Covid-19

NEW DELHI: Although the vaccination drive for Covid-19 is all set to begin in the country from January 16, the highly contagious virus is still posing a threat towards the immunity of individuals including their respiratory systems which is its main target in the human body. The air quality of the city, on the other hand, is slipping to severe categories further attacking the respiratory systems of the people living in the city. With the smog situation coupled with the threat of coronavirus, people in the National Capital Territory (NCT)…

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Can first COVID-19 vaccines bring herd immunity? Experts have doubts | Health News

LONDON: Governments and officials are voicing hopes that COVID-19 vaccines could bring “herd immunity”, with some calculating that immunising just two-thirds of a population could halt the pandemic disease and help protect whole communities or nations. But the concept comes with caveats and big demands of what vaccines might be capable of preventing. Some experts say such expectations are misplaced. For a start, figuring out what`s needed to achieve herd immunity with coronavirus vaccines involves a range of factors, several of which are unknown. What is the rate of the…

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Teeth grinding, facial pain increase due to COVID-19 stress, anxiety: Study | Health News

Washington: The stress and anxiety experienced by the general population during Israel`s first lockdown brought about a significant rise in orofacial and jaw pain, as well as jaw-clenching in the daytime and teeth-grinding at night, according to a new study from Tel Aviv University (TAU). The research also found that women suffered more from these symptoms than men and that 35 to 55-year-olds suffered most. “We believe that our findings reflect the distress felt by the middle generation, who were cooped up at home with young children, without the usual…

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AI Can Detect COVID By Listening To Coughs And You Will Soon Have This As An App On Your Phone

With asymptomatic cases being a big concern with the coronavirus, there may just be a new method to know if someone indeed has COVID-19 or not. Researchers have confirmed an artificial intelligence (AI) tool that can detect if there are any indications in a human’s cough that could point to a COVID infection, before seeking medical help and further testing. Researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) say that people who are asymptomatic may differ from healthy individuals in the way that they cough and while differences are not…

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Up To Rs 34,000 For Your Old Phone

Right on cue, the Apple India Online Store is now shipping the Apple iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 Pro for those who preordered the phones and accepting new orders for all storage and colour options. The iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 Pro had gone on preorder earlier this month with the promised deliveries starting October 30 onwards, depending on variant and colour choice. At this time, all colour and storage options of the Apple iPhone 12 Pro are up for sale. This means, you can choose between the 128GB, 256GB…

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Trade In Your Old Phone For Up To Rs 22,000 Off

The Apple iPhone 12 is now on sale on the Apple India Online Store. The Apple iPhone 12 is part of the four-iPhone strong line-up for 2020 that also includes the iPhone 12 Mini, iPhone 12 Pro and the iPhone 12 Pro Max. The Apple iPhone 12 had gone on preorder earlier this month with the promised deliveries starting October 30 onwards, depending on variant and colour choice. At this time, all colour and storage options of the Apple iPhone 12 are up for order. This means, you can choose…

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Apple India Online Store Now Shipping Apple iPhone 12 And iPhone 12 Pro

The time is now. Right on cue, the Apple India Online Store is now shipping the Apple iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 Pro for those who preordered the phones and accepting new orders for all storage and colour options. The iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 Pro had gone on preorder earlier this month with the promised deliveries starting October 30 onwards, depending on variant and colour choice. The iPhone 12 and the iPhone 12 Pro are the first iPhones of the 2020 line-up to go on preorders and on sale…

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That Is Another Reason To Wear High Quality Masks

We knew air pollution was hurting us in the long term. Now however, there is an added dimension that makes the exposure to air pollution even more dangerous. Scientists say that long term exposure to air pollution increases the risk of dying in case a person catches the coronavirus, or COVID infection. A study published in Cardiovascular Research by the European Society of Cardiology suggests that the more someone has been exposed to air pollution, the lesser their chances of being able to fight the COVID virus. The numbers are…

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Google Pay Is Again Available For iPhone Users In India, But You Must Restore Bank Account For UPI

The Google Pay For India (Tez) app is back on the Apple App Store. This is after the popular digital payments’ app had been unavailable for a considerable part of this week, having been unlisted from the App Store while Google fixed some issues with the app. It is expected that the issues with the Google Pay app have been ironed out and Google Pay For India can resume the battles with rival digital payment platforms including PhonePe, Paytm and Amazon Pay. It is expected that the fixes for the…

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Up To Rs 34,000 For Your Old Phone

The Apple iPhone 12 is up for preorder on the Apple India Online Store. The Apple iPhone 12 is part of the four-iPhone strong line-up for 2020 that also includes the iPhone 12 Mini, iPhone 12 Pro and the iPhone 12 Pro Max. The Apple iPhone 12 Pro is now Live for preorders alongside the iPhone 12, and deliveries start October 31. At this time, all colour and storage options of the Apple iPhone 12 Pro are up for preorder. This means, you can choose between the 128GB, 256GB and…

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Trade In Your Old Phone For Up To Rs 22,000 Off

The Apple iPhone 12 is up for preorder on the Apple India Online Store. The Apple iPhone 12 is part of the four-iPhone strong line-up for 2020 that also includes the iPhone 12 Mini, iPhone 12 Pro and the iPhone 12 Pro Max. The Apple iPhone 12 is now Live for preorders and deliveries start October 31. At this time, all colour and storage options of the Apple iPhone 12 are up for preorder. This means, you can choose between the 64GB, 128GB and 256GB storage options as well as…

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Apple India Online Store Now Accepting Preorders For Apple iPhone 12 And iPhone 12 Pro

Right on cue, the Apple India Online Store is now accepting preorders for the new Apple iPhone 12 and the Apple iPhone 12 Pro. The two phones can now be preordered with deliveries for both starting October 31. The iPhone 12 and the iPhone 12 Pro are the first iPhones of the 2020 line-up to go on preorders in India. The prices for the iPhone 12 start at Rs 79,900 while the prices of the Apple iPhone 12 Pro start at Rs 1,19,900. All storage and colour options for the…

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