Tag: Children

Long Covid in children majorly 'undiagnosed': Report

Although children were less affected with Covid-19, among those infected majority are likely to develop long Covid similar to adults. However, their condition often remains undiagnosed, the media reported.

  • Tuesday, 10 May 2022
COVID19 In Children
Children Unlikely To Develop Severe Covid Disease: NTAGI Chief

Children are as susceptible as adults to catching Covid-19 infection as several serosurveys have proved but they are unlikely to develop severe diseases, National Technical Advisory Group on Immunisation in India (NTAGI) Chairman N.K. Arora said on Monday.

  • Monday, 31 January 2022
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MI Syndrome In Kids: Redness Of Eyes, Mouth & Feet; Early Diagnosis Vital, Says Top Health Official

Odisha Family Welfare Department Director, Bijay Panigrahi warned people to keep an eye on their kids for MI Syndrome which has many symptoms like redness in eyes, mouth or feet

  • Thursday, 09 September 2021
Consult Doctor Immediately If Children Develop Post COVID symptoms: Odisha Public Health Director

After recovery, several children are developing multi-system inflammatory syndrome or MI Syndrome, which is being suspected to be a post Covid complication. This information was shared by Odisha Public Health Director, Niranjan Mishra on Thursday (Sept 9).

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  • Thursday, 09 September 2021
23% Hospitalisation Predicted Among Children During COVID19 3rd Wave Peak: Odisha Health Official

Experts have predicted that as many as 23 out of 100 affected children are likely to be hospitalized during the peak of the possible third wave of Covid-19.

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  • Monday, 23 August 2021
'ZyCov-D' To Be Administered To Children After Centre’s Guidelines: Top Odisha Health Official

Amidst rising instances of children testing positive for Covid-19, a ray of hope has emerged as the vaccine 'ZyCoV-D' by Zydus Cadilla got approval to be administered to children above 12 years of age. However, the use of the vaccine and its associated guidelines are yet to be released by the Central government, informed Directorate of Medical Education and Training (DMET) Chief, CBK Mohanty on Saturday (Aug 21).

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  • Saturday, 21 August 2021
Over 100 Children getting infected, but we are prepared: Odisha Health Official

Special beds have been arranged for children in preparation for the possible third wave of Covid-19 in the state. This information was shared by the Odisha Health Services Director, Bijay Mohapatra on Thursday (Aug 19).

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  • Thursday, 19 August 2021
Covid-appropriate behavior in adults can safeguard children in COVID19 next wave, says Top Odisha Health Official

The rising cases of Covid-19 among children have added fuel to the fear of more children getting infected in the next wave.

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  • Monday, 16 August 2021
Odisha Well Equipped To Handle Children If 3rd Wave Hits State: DMET Chief Highlights Preparedness

Children developing symptoms will be immediately given treatment and then tested for Covid-19.

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  • Friday, 13 August 2021
Solar bulbs transforming lives in tribal village of Odisha

Mayurbhanj: For residents of Jadidar village in Khunta block of Mayurbhanj district, life is not same anymore. They no longer have to think twice before stepping out of their homes in the dark and children don’t have to skip their studies in the night hours. All thanks to solar-powered bulbs. “As electricity can’t reach everywhere, […]

  • Thursday, 29 July 2021
Andhra's administrative intrusion in Odisha territory continues

Koraput: By rolling out several schemes like pension for senior citizens and providing free food supplements to children, the Andhra Pradesh government is leaving no stone unturned to sway the residents of Kotia panchayat in Koraput district of Odisha. The Andhra govt recently conducted a ‘Janmabhoomi’ program under which pension and food supplements were distributed […]

  • Thursday, 29 July 2021
14 persons injured in separate firecracker mishaps in Odisha

Bhubaneswar: As many as 14 persons including children were injured in separate incidents of firecracker mishaps during Diwali celebrations across Odisha today. In Bhubaneswar, three persons were injured while bursting firecrackers at separate places. All of them have been admitted in the Capital Hospital. As per reports, adequate arrangements were made at the hospital by […]

  • Thursday, 29 July 2021
D Prakash Rao: Tea seller who turned ‘Messiah’ for slum children

Cuttack: He might be a small-time tea seller, but D Prakash Rao has helped slum children in Cuttack in a big way to get education. Forced to leave his studies midway in Class 11 due to family constraints, Prakash Rao understands the importance of education and that is why he has been running a primary […]

  • Wednesday, 28 July 2021
Puri collector turns teacher during school visit

Puri: Collector of Puri, Aravind Agarwal set an example for his fellow bureaucrats by teaching school children at Satyavadi Vana Vidyalaya in Sakshigopal of Puri district today. According to sources, during his visit to the school, Agarwal entered a classroom and started teaching ‘Ramayana’ to the students. “We really felt good about the collector’s visit […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
4 children rescued from abandoned school building in Cuttack

Cuttack: Four children including a girl staying in an abandoned building of a residential school here at Bidanasi area were rescued by Childline officials. The building of Godabarish saint sanskrit residential school where these children were kept is reportedly in a dilapidated condition. They were reportedly staying in a precarious situation. OTV team visited the […]

  • Saturday, 24 July 2021