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DGCI nod for vaccination for kids likely soon

‘Need to work close to home so city can breathe’

Road traffic need not necessarily lead to pollution

3 institutes study Pb, Hry air quality, find small towns bad

Chandigarh gets its first pollen calendar, may identify allergy triggers

​Let's wait & watch, say experts, term air purifiers a costly affair

Controlling the source of pollution is more important than piecemeal solutions like installing air purifiers, believe environment experts.

PGI, PU team develops pollen calendar for Chandigarh

A team from PGIMER and Panjab University, conducted a study to examine seasonal periodicities of airborne pollen spectrum and developed a pollen calendar for Chandigarh for the first time for any Indian city.

Pollen calendar: Tracking airborne pollen to prevent allergy

Pollen grains are male biological structures with the primary role of fertilisation, but when inhaled by humans, they may strain the respiratory system and cause allergies.

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Mulberry pollen behind allergies

First pollen calendar study for Chandigarh

In a first for India, scientists develop pollen calendar for Chandigarh

People with seasonal allergies tend to suffer from pollinosis, hay fever, and allergic rhinitis during spring, caused by pollen released from plants

PGI, PU team develops pollen calendar for Chandigarh

A team from PGIMER and Panjab University, conducted a study to examine seasonal periodicities of airborne pollen spectrum and developed a pollen calendar for Chandigarh for the first time for any Indian city.

Researchers evolve pollen calendar for Chandigarh

In a first-of-its kind in India, a team of researchers have conducted a study to examine the seasonal periodicities of airborne pollen spectrum and developed a pollen calendar for the city that can turn into big help for millions who suffer from related allergies.

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Pandemic taught us to expand primary care, says Chandigarh Adviser

Releases pictorial booklet on home-based care for Covid-19

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Haryana Health Minister releases awareness comic

Chandigarh June 14Home and Health Minister Haryana Anil Vij released a comic “Kids Vaayu and Corona: Covid Variants vs Vaccine Warriors” to aware parents and children about the Covid-19 vaccine and immunisation. This comic is a joint publication of Panjab University Chandigarh and the PGI.

Haryana Health Minister releases awareness comic

Vij highlighted that routine immunisation saved millions of lives every year through vaccines. He stressed that this comic would raise awareness about the vaccine and how these worked by enhancing the body’s natural defence and providing protection against over 20 life-threatening diseases.

Anil Vij releases comic book to spread awareness about COVID-19 vaccine

This comic is a joint publication of Panjab University, Chandigarh and PGIMER, Chandigarh.