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The coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) is a major public health issue of the globe. Little data is available about the epidemiology, risk factors, pathogenesis, progression and host response etc. Scientists all over the world are making efforts to unveil various aspect of the disease including the risk factors associated with disease severity and mortality and have reported possible association of […]

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Pakistan is ranked 5th among high burden countries worldwide and accounts for 61% of the TB burden in the WHO Eastern Mediterranean Region. Yearly, an estimated 510 000 new TB cases are reported and approximately 15000 developing drug resistant TB3. The TB poses a huge financial burden on the patients, families and societies resulting in poor compliance to medications, resulting […]

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The Solutions Pakistan in collaboration with University of Management and Technology, Lahore and Future Scientific Labs, Chakwal is conducting a seroprevalence study of COVID-19 among health care workers (HCWs). The objectives of this study are to assess the practices of safety measure among HCWs and to determine the asymptomatic prevalence of COVID. The HCWs are at high risk for getting […]

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Squat latrines, common in China, may be a virus source 2019-nCoV virus was found in loose stool of case in Washington While doctors have focused on respiratory samples from pneumonia cases to identify coronavirus patients, they might have ignored a less apparent and hidden source of the spread: diarrhea. The novel coronavirus was detected in the loose stool of the first […]

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The CDC confirmed today the first person-to-person transmission of the novel coronavirus in the United States. The new patient is the spouse of a woman who brought the infection back to the U.S. from Wuhan, China, the outbreak’s epicenter. Currently, the infection is spreading through human-to-human contact in at least five countries, including the U.S. and China. Source: click here

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Since its initial report on December 31, 2019, a newly identified strain of coronavirus that appears to have originated in China has, as of January 25, 2020, caused 1,354 confirmed cases and 41 total deaths. While some coronaviruses cause mild to moderate symptoms in people, this novel coronavirus — labeled 2019-nCoV — is one of three coronavirus strains known to cause severe symptoms in humans […]

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