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Covid: Are we ready for the 3rd wave?

Covid: Are we ready for the 3rd wave?

In today's episode, Hear Dr. Saab talking about the rumours which are getting viral more than Covid itself. Will there be 3rd wave or not? Listen to the episode to know everything about Covid-19. If you have health queries, you're at the right place. You can ask your queries by sending a WhatsApp me...

The Vaccine’s a Prik

The Vaccine’s a Prik

From leaking labs, to getting my first shot, to a trending podcast; this is an episode for your whole family… if your family is you. Thanks as always and hope you are well. Cheers!

India’s COVID orphans
All Indians MatterJune 04, 2021
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India’s COVID orphans

There were roughly 350,000 orphans in institutional care before COVID-19. The pandemic has orphaned thousands more, say social workers. The government said at least 577 children were orphaned between April 1 and May 25, 2021, alone. With our low adoption rates and the danger of them falling prey to ...

Failure after failure on the vaccine front
All Indians MatterJune 01, 2021
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Failure after failure on the vaccine front

The world’s largest vaccine manufacturer is facing a deadly shortage of COVID-19 doses. From planning to procurement and pricing, everything went wrong. Murali Neelakantan, a former global general counsel for pharma heavyweights who has worked extensively on issues related to the intersection of hea...

How India messed up its vaccine strategy

How India messed up its vaccine strategy

How do you open up COVID-19 vaccinations for roughly 960 million Indians without procuring anything close to the 1.8 billion doses required? It’s a story of bad planning, thoughtless procurement and the less said about pricing the better. It’s ironic that the world’s largest vaccine manufacturer is ...

Rise of the ‘black fungus’

Rise of the ‘black fungus’

Amid the second wave of COVID-19, India is now witnessing cases of mucormycosis – the ‘black fungus’. The rare but potentially fatal infection is being found in COVIDpatients with a number of cases detected in Maharashtra, Gujarat and Delhi. With over 22 million COVID cases and counting, this is ano...

COVID clouds gather over the IPL; Lewis Hamilton wins again!

COVID clouds gather over the IPL; Lewis Hamilton wins again!

There’s a dark cloud hovering over the IPL kingdom as players test positive and a match gets pushed. Two teams get new captains, performances get scrutinized and a few eyebrows raised. Mr Fantastic indulges in a rather inquisitive tête-à-tête with Ayaz Memon where he questions a few important decisi...

Slums, the forgotten battlegrounds of COVID-19
All Indians MatterMarch 16, 2021
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Slums, the forgotten battlegrounds of COVID-19

Slums, the forgotten battlegrounds of COVID-19