Ion Exchange slips 4% as Rakesh Jhunjhunwala sells stake in firm

By | March 3, 2021

Shares of Ion Exchange snapped four-day winning run and slipped 4 per cent in intra-day trade on Wednesday after the bulk deal data available on BSE showed that ace investor Rakesh Radheyshyam Jhunjhunwala and his firm Rare Investments offloaded stake worth Rs 65 crore in the company on Tuesday. As per bulk deal data… Read More »

Biden promises enough coronavirus vaccine for ‘every adult in America’ by the end of May

By | March 3, 2021

Biden said pharmaceutical giant Merck will help make Johnson & Johnson’s one-shot coronavirus vaccine, adding that at the administration’s urging, Johnson & Johnson’s manufacturing facilities will now “operate 24/7.” In the same remarks, the president also said he would use federal authority to offer vaccinations to K-12 teachers and child-care workers, with the aim of getting at least… Read More »

Biden Vows Enough COVID-19 Vaccine for Every Adult in May

By | March 2, 2021

March 2, 2021 — President Joe Biden on Tuesday said the United States will have enough COVID-19 vaccine doses to inoculate every American adult by May. In an afternoon address, Biden also said: That pharma giant Merck will begin producing Johnson & Johnson’s recently authorized vaccine 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, a significant… Read More »

Herbs for Deep Nourishment – Herbal Academy

By | March 2, 2021

As mentioned in my previous article, How to Boost Immunity from the Inside Out, one of the best ways to take care of your vitality, longevity, and immunity is with nourishing herbs. These herbs for deep nourishment are not a quick fix, but rather are most effective if taken over long periods of time. The herbs that I… Read More »

DATA STORY: India sees minor reduction in active Covid cases after 5 days of surge

By | March 2, 2021

After five straight days of net increase in active coronavirus cases, India on Tuesday reported a net decline of 269 to take the count to 168,358. This is 83.46 per cent lower than the September 18 peak of 1,017,754. India’s share of global active coronavirus cases now stands at 0.77 per cent (one in 130). The country… Read More »

The Emotional Side of Lung Cancer

By | March 1, 2021

SOURCES: Carly Ornstein, national director, lung cancer education, American Lung Association. Katie Brown, vice president, support and survivorship programs, LUNGevity Foundation. Bill McDermott, licensed clinical social worker; president, Association of Oncology Social Work. Paula Adamson, Greensboro, NC. Morhaf Al Achkar, MD, PhD, associate professor, family medicine, University of Washington, Seattle. Nichelle Stigger, member, LUNGevity board of directors, Oak… Read More »

MARKET LIVE: Sensex surges 900 pts, reclaims 50K; Nifty tests 14,800

By | March 1, 2021

LIVE market updates: The Indian benchmark indices made a firm start to the first trading session of March, up over 1 per cent, in early deals, on the back of upbeat global mood and the Q3 GDP print. The S&P BSE Sensex rallied 750 points to 49,860 levels and the Nifty50 index topped the 14,700-mark. ONGC, PowerGrid, and… Read More »

How does the Johnson & Johnson vaccine work? When is it available? What to know about the new shot.

By | March 1, 2021

“You now have three highly efficacious vaccines, for sure, there’s no doubt about that,” Anthony S. Fauci, the nation’s top infectious-disease expert, said the day after the Food and Drug Administration authorized the Johnson & Johnson vaccine. “I think people need to get vaccinated as quickly and as expeditiously as possible.” With the rollout starting soon, here’s what… Read More »

Tips for New Moms During the First Few Weeks

By | February 28, 2021

SOURCES: Hilary Baxendale, childbirth educator, doula, Hastings-on-Hudson, NY. CDC: “Vaccines for Family and Caregivers.” Ji Sterling, Rolling Hills, CA. DONA International: “Benefits of a Doula.” Rachel Huryn, Edgewater Park, NJ. Liz Winer, Cresskill, NJ. Aleeah Alexander, Atlanta. CHOC Children’s Health System: “Do I Need a Lactation Consultant? Mayo Clinic: “Newborn Care: 10 Tips for Stressed-Out Parents,” “Postpartum Depression.”… Read More »