COVID-19 virus has wreaked havoc around the world, infecting millions and raising fears of uncertainty. As a consequence, Governments have imposed stringent social distancing and lockdown measures to control the spread and contain the pandemic. This has left, those with medical priorities for routine check-ups and other chronic diseases in a quandary. Amidst rising fears of disease […]
Is Virtual Consultation Safer than a Physical Doctor Visit to Fight Coronavirus?
Coronavirus has led to widespread global panic across the world. Massive lockdowns, stringent preventive measures and social distancing have given way to uncertainty and global panic. Medicare is no exception, for chronic and non-chronic diseases people are increasingly getting scared to visit their doctors for the fear of contracting the infection while they travel or […]
Coronavirus Protection Essentials- How to Use, Re-Use, and Dispose Face Masks?
The number of those infected by the Coronavirus pandemic continues to surge every hour, causing a global uproar. To mitigate the risk of COVID-19 virus contamination, Governments and regulatory agencies adapt to the nonpharmacological steps mandating the use of masks to contain the Coronavirus infectivity. Can a Face Mask Protect from Coronavirus? Masks are highly recommended […]
Why Should You Care for Food Safety During the Coronavirus Outbreak?
The pace at which Coronavirus transmits has made everyone wonder, how it has spread like a wildfire. There exist unanswered questions, like does the COVID-19 virus transmit through food, what food safety precautions must be taken at the grocery stores or the kitchen? COVID-19 pandemic spreads from person-to-person through respiratory droplets released in the air […]
Caring for the Heart- Cardiovascular Disease Precautions During COVID-19
Cardiovascular disease, such as Congenital heart disease, Coronary artery disease, Heart muscle disease is a leading cause of death across the world. The World Health Organisation (WHO) estimates that cardiovascular diseases (CVDs) account for over 25% of all annual medical deaths worldwide. COVID-19 pandemic escalates the transmission risk in patients with pre-existing heart disease. […]
De-Stress during Lockdown
While many of you may be utilizing this Lockdown to catch up on the much needed and way overdue family time, not everyone is getting to do that. There is a huge number of people who are trapped alone, away from their families and this Lockdown is turning out to be a very anxious time […]
10 Tips to Achieve Healthy Work-Life Balance With Work From Home
The novel coronavirus pandemic has bought tougher measures for all of us. Widespread lockdowns implemented across the world has led to uncertainties and stress. Work from home has become the new normal. Almost all the companies (with an exception of emergency services) world-wide have implemented voluntary or mandatory work from home policies. Work from home […]