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Providing Care to a COVID-19 Patient at Home
If someone among your family has encountered the virus, and he is stable to be isolated at home. Then, you should follow the recommendations below while providing care to a COVID-19 patient at home. Some key points first These suggestions are recommended by WHO and CDC, and are for patients with mild symptoms only. Keep...
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COVID-19 in Pakistan- Events as they Happen
The world is witnessing a pandemic hitting more than 213 countries and territories around the globe. We, Pakistanis, are too observing the effects of the global pandemic in our country, which started from Wuhan, China. Here, in this session, we will try to cover all events as they happen, from the day we had the...
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Difference between COVID-19 and Typhoid
Mistreating an infection can be life-threatening, be it a bacterial infection or a viral one! After the widespread of COVID-19, due to lack of education, people are misunderstanding Typhoid fever as COVID-19 and vise versa. Feeling our responsibility towards society, we try to clear the difference between COVID-19 and Typhoid. Infection Type COVID-19 is a...
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COVID19 Myths and Facts
The day international media broke the news about coronavirus disease turning into a pandemic, false information, myths and rumors flooded the social media. This misinformation caused serious health threats to the people who were not suffering from COVID-19. But ended up in the hospitals after following such myths. It put a huge responsibility on healthcare...
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COVID-19 Symptoms and their types
Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)is a viral infection of the respiratory system that is common in animals but rare in human beings. Coronaviruses are a group of viruses that have six different strains that can cause infections in humans. Among which three human coronaviruses produce potentially severe symptoms.  Those three viruses are; The Middle East respiratory...
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what is plasma therapy
Plasma therapy, herd immunity, passive immunization, and convalescent plasma therapy. Along with other COVID-19 terminologies, we hear these words more often these days.  What is plasma therapy? Does it really work? Can a COVID-19 patient recover fully by plasma therapy? What is the procedure? As most of us have heard about plasma therapy for the...
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COVID-19 Outbreak, How it All Started
Corona viruses are a family of viruses that can cause diseases from common flu to severe respiratory diseases. Novel Coronavirus (Nov) is a new strain of coronaviruses that have not been identified in human beings before. Different types of coronaviruses have been transmitted into human beings from animals. Such as MERS-CoV, a virus from the...
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