2020 was meant to be the year of COP26, an update to nationally determined commitments (NDCs) from the Paris Agreement. However, the conference and the following positive climate action was delayed due to COVID-19.
When will we be ready for the next pandemic? Studying the past may give us a hint.
Vitamin D deficiency is associated with an increase in thrombotic episodes, which are frequently observed in COVID-19 patients. But is there enough evidence to support the effectiveness of this theory?
Thousands of Indian COVID-19 survivors have developed deadly ‘black fungus’ infection leading to blindness.
Some countries have started offering mRNA alternatives to AstraZeneca as a second shot because of rare blood clots to boost immune response. However, clinical trials on mixing different types of vaccines are still ongoing.
Will we be better prepared for a future pandemic after COVID-19?
Memory problems, chronic fatigue, psychiatric illness: How COVID-19 can cause extensive damage to the brain
Once christened as ‘The Great Equaliser’, the virus is only widening the gap between the rich and the poor.
What have we discovered about the psychological and social impacts of lockdown?
Fighting the pandemic on two fronts: against the virus, and against pseudoscience