Tag: Oxygen

Higher Omega-3 levels may help boost cognitive skills in elderly

New York: Older adults with higher levels of key nutrients like Omega-3 in the blood are more likely to have efficient brain connectivity that can boost their cognitive skills, finds a study. The findings, from the University of Illinois (UI), showed that several nutrient biomarkers in the blood like Omega-3 and Omega-6 fatty acids, carotenoids, […]

  • Friday, 09 July 2021
New skin-like sensor maps blood-oxygen levels in body

New York: US engineers have developed a new lightweight, thin and flexible sensor that can map blood-oxygen levels over large areas of skin, tissue and organs, potentially giving doctors a new way to monitor healing wounds in real time. Injuries cannot heal without a constant influx of blood’s key ingredient — oxygen. The device can […]

  • Thursday, 08 July 2021
This ingestible electronic capsule can detect different gases in gut

  Sydney:Scientists have developed an experimental ingestible electronic capsule that can detect gases such as oxygen, hydrogen, and carbon dioxide present in the human gut as well as shed light on the microbes that live within it. The capsule provided a potentially powerful diagnostic technique, and could offer unique insights into the effects of diet […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
Scientists find oxygen, aerobic communities in deep-sea sediment

Tokyo: Scientists in Japan and the US have discovered the presence of oxygen and aerobic microbial life in deep-sea sediment, according to a joint release issued on Tuesday. “These findings are very significant as it shows that Earth’s element cycles and the deep sub-seafloor biosphere are much broader than previously thought,” Xinhua quoted the release […]

  • Monday, 21 June 2021
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CM Naveen Inaugurates Liquid Medical Oxygen Plant at MKCG Medical

Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik inaugurated a liquid medical oxygen plant facility at Maharaja Krushna Chandra Gajapati (MKCG) Medical College and Hospital in Berhampur on Thursday.

  • Thursday, 20 May 2021
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COVID Resurgence: Odisha Govt To Hire Empty Oxygen Cylinders To Maintain Stock

With the COVID cases in Odisha heading north, the State government has decided to maintain stock of oxygen cylinders by hiring the same from private organisations on a monthly rental basis.

  • Friday, 07 May 2021
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Centre Has To Supply 700 MT Oxygen To Delhi Daily, Says SC

The Supreme Court on Friday said the Centre has to supply 700 MT of oxygen to Delhi every day till further orders.

  • Friday, 07 May 2021
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People's Lives At Stake; Govt May Be Blind, Not Court; Whole Nation Crying For Oxygen: HC

New Delhi: People’s lives are at stake and the government may be blind but not the court, the Delhi High Court lashed out on Tuesday when the Centre’s law officer…

  • Tuesday, 04 May 2021
Odisha Enforces ESMA On Oxygen Production, Distribution, Transportation

Bhubaneswar: In the wake of an elevated oxygen demand due to rising COVID cases, Odisha government on Thursday enforced ESMA (Essential Services Maintenance Act) on the production, distribution and transportation…

  • Wednesday, 28 April 2021
Delhi's Sir Ganga Ram Hospital Receives 5 MT Oxygen, Highest In 3 Days

New Delhi: After an all-night scramble for an oxygen refill, Sir Ganga Ram Hospital here received five metric tonnes of the life-saving gas in the early hours of Sunday, according…

  • Sunday, 25 April 2021
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If Anyone Obstructs Oxygen Supply, We Will Hang Him: HC

New Delhi: The Delhi High Court said on Saturday that if any official at the central, state or local administration was obstructing in the picking up or supply of oxygen,…

  • Saturday, 24 April 2021
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Covid-19 2nd Wave: The Crisis Of Oxygen & Bed Shortage Across India

Covid-19 patients with mild symptoms are being advised to stay at home in quarantine, yet the number of critical patients is so high that many hospitals are running out of Covid beds. There are thousands grappling with bed shortage, and now the oxygen supply crisis has doubled the woes of all and sundry.

  • Friday, 23 April 2021
SC: Smooth Oxygen Supply Was Intent, Never Stalled Covid Hearing Before HC

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday expressed dissatisfaction at the accusations levelled at its move to redirect to itself all Covid-related cases, which were being by various High Courts…

  • Friday, 23 April 2021
Rourkela Steel Plant Supplying Oxygen For Treatment Of COVID-19

Rourkela: Rourkela Steel Plant (RSP) is supplying liquid medical oxygen (LMO) to different hospitals of Odisha and other states for treatment of COVID-19 which has seen a sudden spurt in…

  • Tuesday, 20 April 2021
COVID-19: Centre Begins Mapping Of States With Greater Need Of Oxygen

New Delhi: Amid reports of shortage of medical oxygen from various parts of the country, the Centre has clarified that the present availability of “oxygen is sufficient”, however, it has…

  • Thursday, 15 April 2021