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Wearing masks could prevent severe COVID-19 infection, say experts

13 Oct 2020

Wearing masks could prevent severe COVID-19 infection, say experts

Since the beginning of the coronavirus pandemic, experts have stressed the importance of wearing face masks/coverings.

Coronavirus: How to prevent skin problems caused by face mask

10 Oct 2020

Coronavirus: How to prevent skin problems caused by face mask

The ongoing pandemic has made wearing face masks a necessity while going out.

#HealthBytes: Oatmeal face/body packs you can make at home

23 Sep 2020

#HealthBytes: Oatmeal face/body packs you can make at home

Along with numerous health benefits, oats can also help you maintain your skin.

Louis Vuitton to launch a face shield at Rs. 70,000

11 Sep 2020

Louis Vuitton to launch a face shield at Rs. 70,000

Leading French fashion house Louis Vuitton is set to step into the personal protective equipment (PPE) category, in its own distinct way.

To reduce coronavirus spread, you need to limit your talking

02 Sep 2020

To reduce coronavirus spread, you need to limit your talking

Since the beginning of the coronavirus pandemic, experts have stressed the importance of wearing masks, maintaining social distancing, among other health precautions.

India: Half of all coronavirus cases in 18-44 age group

02 Sep 2020

India: Half of all coronavirus cases in 18-44 age group

The Union Ministry of Health on Wednesday revealed that over half of the total coronavirus infections in India are among people in the age groups 18-44 years.

Amid COVID-19, YouTuber makes 'mask gun' to take on anti-maskers

17 Aug 2020

Amid COVID-19, YouTuber makes 'mask gun' to take on anti-maskers

COVID-19 has made face masks a part of the 'new normal.'

Should you be wearing face masks while running or exercising?

13 Aug 2020

Should you be wearing face masks while running or exercising?

Through seven months of the coronavirus pandemic, our leaders have repeatedly told us to embrace the reality and make health precautions the norm, particularly wearing face masks.

Surgical, N95, or cloth: Which mask should you be wearing?

11 Aug 2020

Surgical, N95, or cloth: Which mask should you be wearing?

Since the beginning of the coronavirus pandemic, experts have repeatedly underlined the importance of physical distancing, frequently washing hands, and wearing face masks or coverings.

Five natural and easy to make face packs

04 Aug 2020

Five natural and easy to make face packs

Natural, homemade face packs are hardly a new phenomenon. DIY face masks, prepared using regular kitchen ingredients, have been around for a long time.

Aggressive testing necessary, says Centre as India's COVID tally surges

21 Jul 2020

Aggressive testing necessary, says Centre as India's COVID tally surges

The Union Health Ministry on Tuesday said that aggressive testing is required to reduce the COVID-19 positivity rate in India.

Coronavirus: Government says valved N-95 masks could be harmful

21 Jul 2020

Coronavirus: Government says valved N-95 masks could be harmful

The central government on Tuesday issued a warning against the use of N-95 face masks with valves to prevent the spread of COVID-19.

What are the challenges of making masks the 'new normal'?

24 Jun 2020

What are the challenges of making masks the 'new normal'?

As the world stands ravaged by COVID-19, leaders have repeatedly called to adopt health precautions as the "new normal."