#medicalcare

Patients receive treatment at the children ward of a government hospital in Beawar. (Photo credit: PTI file)

  • Viral fever cases are being reported in Delhi, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar and Haryana
  • Poor immunity to routine flu infections is a factor behind the surge
  • One should consult a doctor if fever persists beyond 3-4 days despite medications

.Boise, ID, USA
The move to ration healthcare comes amid a spike in the number of unvaccinated COVID-19 patients requiring hospitalization. (Photo Credit: AP)

  • State hospitals are nearing capacity
  • Health care rationing has been approved 
  • Crisis standard of care will help in  allocation of scarce resources amongst patients 

.London, UK
Grail Inc's flagship Galleri blood test is available in the US (Representative Image/unsplash)

  • NHS has started a blood test trial in the UK
  • It will detect types of cancer before symptoms show
  • The NHS will recruit 1,40,000 volunteers in England

.London, UK
The doctor believes medicine transcends all divisions (Representative Image/unsplash)

  • Mr Jeelani said, “from a doctor's point of view, we're all one”
  • He claimed to have been deeply moved by the family’s delight at the operation’s success
  • The doctor had reportedly worked for months on the case.

(Photo credit: Twitter/ANI)

  • Nurse Bhanumati Gheewal works at Sir Sayajirao General Hospital in Vadodara 
  • She handled delivery of of COVID positive pregnant women and worked during 2019 floods
  • The award is presented by the Indian Nursing Council

.Washington D.C., DC, USA
Arthritis is a bone related ailment (Photo Credit: Representational Image/unsplash)

  • Researchers have developed new rheumatoid arthritis therapy
  • It reduces inflammation and prevents bone erosion
  • The researchers used CRISPR-Cas9 genome editing technology

.St Petersburg, Russia
Rhinoplasty is among the top 5 surgical procedures globally, according to International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (Photo Credit: Representational/ Unsplash)

  • Marina Lebedeva's condition deterioated after she was given anesthetics
  • Artibeaut Clinic in St Petersburg said it tried its best to save her 
  • The surgeons face six years in jail if convicted of medical negligence

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
COVID-19 infection is said to be associated with several neurological conditions. (Photo credit: Pixabay)

  • Facial paralysis also called Bell's palsy is a nuerological condition
  • In this, facial nerve stops sending signals to the muscles
  • One must immediately consult a nuerologist if symptoms appear

.Delhi, India
COVID first hit in 2019 (Photo Credits: Representative Image/ unsplash)

  • Countries that had come out of the clutches of the pandemic are back to being hit by it again
  • Healthcare system of Malaysia, Indonesia and Thailand is overwhlemed 
  • Zero COVID strategy is questionable

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Do not apply any ointment or try any home remedy on the affected area without consulting a doctor. (Photo credit: Representational/Pixabay)

  • COVID-19 leaves body with many long-lasting health conditions
  • COVID toe is a condition in which ulcer-like patches develop on the fingers and toes
  • Its symptoms are discolouration, blisters and pain