Ongoing study reveals Americans' fruit and vegetable consumption is eroding

Ongoing study reveals Americans' fruit and vegetable consumption is eroding

PBH’s research report provides valuable insights to better understand Americans’ eating behaviors and, ultimately, identifies opportunities to effectively help people enjoy more fruits and vegetables in all forms (i.e., fresh, frozen, canned, dried and 100% juice), more often.

Glasses-wearers up to three times less likely to catch coronavirus, study suggests

Glasses-wearers up to three times less likely to catch coronavirus, study suggests

However, researchers in India say people who wear glasses rub their eyes less and are therefore at less risk of contracting Covid-19 .In a non-peer reviewed study published on the website medRxiv, the researchers studied 304 people (223 male and 81 female) at a hospital in northern India over two weeks last summer.

Vaccine acceptance low among well-informed people in Karnataka

Vaccine acceptance low among well-informed people in Karnataka

State health officials said they have noticed that the percentage of field level health workers (such as ANMs, ASHAs, anganwadi workers and anganwadi helpers at village level) who have taken the vaccine is the highest in the State at 71%.In comparison, only 54% of medical officers (doctors) and 56% of paramedical staff have been vaccinated so far.

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