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Global COVID-19 cases top 1 million
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Global COVID-19 cases top 1 million

Washington: More than 1,002,000 people have been diagnosed with the COVID-19 disease worldwide, as the death toll surpassed 53,000 while about 210,000 patients recovered. Nearly 53,000 people have died and more than 210,000 have recovered The coronavirus pandemic death toll in Spain passed 10,000 recently, as the country reported its highest single-day number of deaths…

Can Pakistan’s dental community face COVID-19?
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Can Pakistan’s dental community face COVID-19?

The contagious nature of the COVID-19 due to its easy spread and sustainably in the community has compelled a number of countries to go in partial or complete lock down, halting the social life and affecting the global economy. While nations continue to work professionally from home, the dental community faces a similar situation. By…

PHC Advisory offers a glimmer of hope for Dentists
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PHC Advisory offers a glimmer of hope for Dentists

LAHORE: Punjab Healthcare Commission has issued a fresh advisory to the dental practitioners across the province to adopt maximum precautionary measures in their clinics. The PHC directed the dental surgeons to make a plan visits of their patients in such a way that there should not be over-crowding, and also display coronavirus related information at…

What can dentists do during COVID-19 lockdown?
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What can dentists do during COVID-19 lockdown?

The recent escalation of Coronavirus has caused frenzy in many domains of our lives. With major cities being locked down and self-quarantine measures taken up in many regions of the world, most of the other walks of life has also halted. With all this in backdrop, dental fraternity tends to be affected the most. Dentists…

Reducing the Mental Health Burden from COVID-19
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Reducing the Mental Health Burden from COVID-19

As the world comes to grips with the continuing COVID-19 pandemic, it is clear that there is a critical need for global preparedness, collaboration, and effective management strategies. The psychological impact of the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic must be recognized alongside the physical symptoms for all those affected. Telehealth, or more specifically telemental health…

DRAP warns against chloroquine for COVID-19
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DRAP warns against chloroquine for COVID-19

ISLAMABAD: In a recent Press Conference, the Drug Regulatory Authority of Pakistan (DRAP) has warned citizens against taking chloroquine as it can severely damage the liver and become a reason for heart attack. The conference was held to clear the air after receiving reports of a number of people using the drug, a medicine prescribed…

How dentists can prepare against COVID-19?
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How dentists can prepare against COVID-19?

Recently, the city of Wuhan gave rise to a mutant version of coronavirus commonly known as Coronavirus disease (COVID-19).  This zoonotic species can be transmitted between the animals and humans such as bats that are involved in the current spread. Contagion spreads through direct contact with the infected person and contaminated objects such as metal…

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