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COVID-19 epicenter of State-1 turns to Ayurveda to boost immunity

GAIGHAT: Bhulke area of Udayapur district was the first venue to identify COVID-19 patients in State-1. On April 17, twelve…

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US recommends Ebola drug for Coronavirus

KATHMANDU: The US’s Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has authorized emergency use of the Ebola drug remdesivir for treating the…

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Medical assistance from China arriving Tatopani today

KATHMANDU: Medical assistance provided by China is arriving at Tatopani transit point along the Nepal-China border on Friday, the Tatopani…

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Mahabir Pun starts preparing PPE

KATHMANDU: Social activist scientist Mahabir Pun has got Nepal Medical Council’s green signal to prepare Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) and…

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“Medicine and medical equipment will arrive Nepal in three days,” assures Minister Dhakal

Kathmandu – Minister for Health and Population Bhanubhakta Dhakal has assured that the medicines and equipment necessary to prevent and…

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Protecting those who protect us from the epidemic

As the COVID-19 pandemic sweeps the globe, hospitals have been overwhelmed. Nepal is ahead of the curve, but if the case…

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It’s yarsa-picking time

The yarsa gumba harvesting season this year coincides with the coronavirus scare  and as rumours spread about its supposed medicinal properties,…

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Visitors arriving at Tribhuvan International Airport. Photo: BIKRAM RAI The COVID-19 epidemic is subsiding in China where it originated, and…

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India restricts exports of 26 drug drugs on fear of coronavirus shortages

NEW DELHI: India has restricted the export of 26 active pharmaceutical ingredients (APIs) and the medicines made from them, in…

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Pence says medicine to treat coronavirus may be available by summer

WASHINGTON D.C. – US Vice President Mike Pence here on Monday said that the medication for treating coronavirus may be available…

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DDA bans sales and distribution of two medicines

KATHMANDU: The Department of Drug Administration (DDA) has banned the sales and distribution of two drugs saying that they do…

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Dept orders to withdraw substandard drugs from market

KATHMANDU: The Department of Drug Administration has instructed three medicine factories to immediately withdraw their products from the market saying…