News  /  Published 10.12.21

High body temperature triggers tests galore for Salt Lake residents

“A colleague of mine is always on the edge. He’s got Covid once and now he’s getting tested almost every 15 days on the pretext of a sneeze or even if he’s feeling low,” ...
By Brinda Sarkar

Lifestyle  /  Published 07.12.21

Netizens unleash side-splitting memes as #VicKat wedding ceremonies begin

My Kolkata joined the meme bandwagon too! Take a look: ...
By My Kolkata

Health  /  Published 18.11.21

Is it ok to work out if you are ill?

Generally speaking, the rule is that if your symptoms are “above the neck”, it is probably all right for you to exercise, says Mayo Clinic. But if you feel them “below the neck&rdquo...
By The Telegraph

News  /  Published 15.11.21

Fluctuating temperature fuels spurt in cases of fever, cold

The fluctuating Celsius has triggered a spurt in fever cases in the city, said doctors. A large number of Kolkatans have been reporting to doctor’s clinics with fever for the last couple of wee...
By Subhajoy Roy, Debraj Mitra in Kolkata

Health  /  Published 03.11.21

The dreaded warmth

Fever is a frightening symptom, especially today — on one side, there is the dreaded coronavirus lurking; on the other, there are infectious and parasitic diseases. It can also be part of the bo...
By Dr Gita Mathai


West Bengal  /  Published 23.09.21

Sample tests of ill kids to start at NBMCH

Consistent spike in influenza-like illness (ILI) cases among children in different districts of north Bengal has made the state health department draw up a plan so that samples of such children can be...
By Binita Paul in Siliguri

Jharkhand  /  Published 21.09.21

Ranchi: Spike in viral fever cases

Patients suffering from viral infection have flooded hospitals in Ranchi that has seen heavy rains and temperature fluctuations in the last few days with most people displaying symptoms like fever, co...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

West Bengal  /  Published 17.09.21

Causes of ‘mystery’ fever in kids found

Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) and Influenza B have been detected in some samples of children admitted with high fever to the Jalpaiguri district hospital. The findings brought relief to health au...
By Our Bureau in Jalpaiguri

West Bengal  /  Published 16.09.21

2 more kids die of fever in Jalpaiguri

Another child and an infant died at Jalpaiguri district hospital on Wednesday with the suspected viral fever sweeping north Bengal districts. The exact illness has not been detected.  The decea...
By Our Correspondent in Jalpaiguri

Calcutta  /  Published 13.07.21

Flu surge pushes up Covid tests

Fever is almost at every home in Calcutta as the seasonal flu has struck in the middle of the Covid season. Hospital outpatient departments and clinics are swamped with people running high temperature...
By Sanjay Mandal in Calcutta


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