spot_img
24.5 C
Mangalore
Tuesday, February 7, 2023
spot_img
spot_img
spot_img
spot_img

Popular Articles

Covid-positive kids get special home isolation kits

For COVID-positive children, special home isolation kits have been advised to help limit the number of times they are admitted to the hospital. Within BBMP borders, around 11,000 children are in home isolation, with 35 being admitted to government quota hospital beds. An oximeter, a thermometer, a red flag warning card for parents, and five ORS packets will be included in each package.

- Advertisement -

Until now, the Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) has delivered over 55,000 adult home isolation kits and has over 90,000 kits on hand. Only if caregivers monitor and deliver the medications the kits given out.

On January 19, an official circular mandating the kits will be issued. The clinical expert committee’s report came only a couple of days ago. Paracetamol drops may not be much for urban parents, but they are precious for rural folks. In the slums, ASHA workers check children when they fall sick.

 

- Advertisement -

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

61,975FansLike
65,045FollowersFollow
5,250FollowersFollow

Recent Articles

Excessive use of mobile in Teenagers – By Dr. Krithishree S S

It’s not an uncommon sight to see a teenage kid having their own cell phone in the present era. Of course, smart phones are...

Children on a mission to improve government schools

A group of young people from all backgrounds are on a mission to decorate government schools with vibrant paintings and give basic amenities in...

Karnataka makes a proposal to add Tulu as a second official language

The state of Karnataka is attempting to designate Tulu as the second official language. This is expected to fulfil a long-standing request of the...