2nd Sept 2021 | Health Newsbytes
The Increasing Type 2 Diabetes In Young And Adolescents Is Worrisome
Diabetes is spreading fast in India today, making India the second most affected country worldwide.
The PCOS discourse is changing fast
For this year PCOS Awareness Month, India sees a surge in dialogue about women’s health as well as the first summit by PCOS Club India dedicated to the ‘cyster-hood. ’
1 in 5 HCWs yet to receive second dose
Around 1.03 crore healthcare workers have got the first dose of the Covid vaccine.
Has the 3rd Covid wave started in India
While there is no direct indication of a third Covid wave in India, region-wise waves are seen, say medical experts.
Hospital revenues doubled due to Covid second wave
Hospital occupancy doubled during the Covid 2nd wave from the first, leading to spike in revenues, as per the Icra.
Will take around 9 months to vaccinate all children, schools can’t be close till then: Dr Randeep Guleria
Dr Randeep Guleria of AIIMS said it can take up to nine months to vaccinate all kids in India and schools cannot be kept shut till then.
IIM launches 1 yr course for healthcare professionals
The one-year course will be offered through online classes and a 10-day campus visit.