H1N1 Current Affairs - 2020

WHO: Healthcare workers to get COVID-19 vaccine after senior citizens

On August 25, 2020, the World Health Organization announced that the health care workers are to receive COVID-19 vaccine after senior citizens. Highlights According to Amnesty International, around 3,000 healthcare workers have died of COVID-19. It is 196 in India according to Indian Medical Association. With this data, the international organization is providing importance to Read More…

USFDA authorizes blood plasma therapy for COVID-19

The United States Food and Drug Administration (USFDA) recently authorized the use of blood plasma therapy for COVID-19 patients. Other countries Plasma Therapy India is already using plasma therapy as a cure to COVID-19. India has set up plasma banks to collect blood plasma from COVID-19 recovered patients. Apart from India, France had allowed the Read More…