HIV/AIDS impairs an infected person’s T cells who can spread the infection through blood transmission, sharing needles, and unprotected sex. India is home to the world’s third-largest HIV/AIDS infected with over 2 million confirmed cases including over 2.5 lac deaths recorded in 2020. After the first infection, a person may suffer no symptoms or a […]
Coronavirus Lockdown 2.0-How to Stay Fit and Handle Pandemic Stress
The rise in Coronavirus numbers has raised fears of a second lockdown possibility. We cannot forget lockdown one imposed after the rapidly evolving pandemic raised concerns of community transmission. With the rapid increase in the number of cases, it is important to understand how important is our immunity and fitness to fight stress if there is […]
Common Monsoon Diseases- How to Differentiate Between Monsoon Fevers and Coronavirus Symptoms?
After a hot and humid summer, the refreshing raindrops bring a fresh respite.Besides bringing pleasant showers and cooler temperatures, the monsoon season also brings common monsoon diseases which include water borne-air borne diseases, bacterial and viral infections. The different types of seasonal fever are one of the most common monsoon diseases. Monsoon season witnesses a sharp rise […]
E-Healthcare & Virtual Consultation- Services Offered and Service Delivery Methods
Virtual Consultation has redefined healthcare as an effective way to alleviate the ongoing strain on hospitals battling with the Coronavirus pandemic. Telemedicine offers a safe digital consultation to patients at the comfort of their homes through a secure video or phone format. Digital consultation is offered by E-Healthcare apps like Gigadocs practice management software for chronic and non-chronic […]
How Does E- Healthcare and Virtual Consultation Help you During COVID-19 Pandemic?
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 […]
How Does Social Distancing Protect you From Coronavirus Pandemic?
Coronavirus pandemic has made almost the entire world stay at home, in a lockdown, and practice stringent social distancing measures. Social distancing has been mandated by governments to slow down the transmission rate of COVID-19. Health authorities point that Coronavirus can mitigate the infectivity rate, easing the tremendous burden on the health care infrastructure. […]
COVID-19 Reinfection Scare – Can the Coronavirus Attack Twice?
The deadly Coronavirus pandemic has infected over a million people across the world, engaging researchers debating over its reinfection and reactivation probabilities. Reinfection is a possibility that the COVID-19 virus can re-attack those who have been cured. While Reactivation is the re-evolution of the virus in areas where it has been wiped off. Since the coronavirus […]
Addressing Diarrhoea and Gastrointestinal Disorders as a Coronavirus Sign
Diarrhoea accompanied with COVID-19 lasting for about five days on an average is an early symptom of the Coronavirus pandemic. Though gastrointestinal problems like appetite loss, abdominal pain, nausea and vomiting can be taken as a sign of digestive illness, they are recognised as one of many COVID-19 symptoms. Gastrointestinal disorders and digestive symptoms are […]
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 […]