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Patient, Who Spent Rs 12 Lakh On Black Fungus Medicine, Begs Govt To Control Price, Gets Backing

Patient, Who Spent Rs 12 Lakh On Black Fungus Medicine, Begs Govt To Control Price, Gets Backing

Experts say that if all other state governments take initiatives and treat patients at government cost, it will provide a huge relief to them.

15 July 2021
Black Fungus To Missing Gold Locket, Nitish Kumar Gets An Earful At Janata Durbar 2.O

Black Fungus To Missing Gold Locket, Nitish Kumar Gets An Earful At Janata Durbar 2.O

On July 12, altogether 146 people, including 28 women showed up at the Janata Durbar where the chief minister lent a patient ear to their problems and...

13 July 2021

40,845 Black Fungus Infections Reported In India, Toll Due To Disease 3,129: Harsh Vardhan

People can get infected by coming in contact with black fungus spores present in the environment.

Two Doctors, 8 Others Held In Delhi For Manufacturing Fake Drugs Meant For Covid, Black Fungus Patients

Two Doctors, 8 Others Held In Delhi For Manufacturing Fake Drugs Meant For Covid, Black Fungus Patients

The medicines were being black marketed through WhatsApp

20 June 2021

Covid: Three Kids With Black Fungus Get Eyes Removed In Maharashtra

Out of the three, two children are not diabetic, but the 14-year-old child is

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16 June 2021
Covid Explained: What Is Green Fungus? What Are The Early Symptoms?

Covid Explained: What Is Green Fungus? What Are The Early Symptoms?

Explained: Green fungus, also known as Aspergillosis is an infection caused by a common mold (a type of fungus) that lives indoors and outdoors.


12 June 2021
Fact Check: Does Black Fungus Attack Intestines And Brain Apart From Lungs? Here’s The Truth

Fact Check: Does Black Fungus Attack Intestines And Brain Apart From Lungs? Here’s The Truth

Black fungus infection also known as mucormycosis is caused by fungus Mucor and is known to affect Covid-19 patients and those who have recently recovered from...


07 June 2021
Fact Check: Can You Catch Mucormycosis, Or Black Fungus, From Onions?

Fact Check: Can You Catch Mucormycosis, Or Black Fungus, From Onions?

The post that was originally made in Hindi cautions people to be careful with the black-coloured fungus that forms on onions is the toxic fungus that causes...


31 May 2021
Gujarat: 80-Year-Old Covid Survivor Dies By Suicide Over Fear Of Contracting Black Fungus Infection

Gujarat: 80-Year-Old Covid Survivor Dies By Suicide Over Fear Of Contracting Black Fungus Infection

While the victim was not diagnosed with black fungus infection he was scared he might have contracted it after he developed mouth sores, an official said


31 May 2021
Explained: What Are Black, White And Yellow Fungal Infections, Why Do They Occur, And Precautions To Take

Explained: What Are Black, White And Yellow Fungal Infections, Why Do They Occur, And Precautions To Take

Covid: Explained: Mycoses are all opportunistic infections, which means they attack an individual who has a weakened immune system.


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29 May 2021
Uttar Pradesh: 59-Year-Old Covid Patient With Yellow, Black And White Fungus Dies

Uttar Pradesh: 59-Year-Old Covid Patient With Yellow, Black And White Fungus Dies

The patient died due to toxemia (blood poisoning by toxins) on Friday, his doctor said


25 May 2021
Explained: What Is Yellow Fungus Infection And How Can It Be Cured?

Explained: What Is Yellow Fungus Infection And How Can It Be Cured?

Yellow fungus primarily attacks the internal organs making it difficult to detect and thus highly dangerous, claim reports


24 May 2021
Karnataka Logs A Record 700 Black Fungus Infections In One Week, Haryana Reports 421 Cases

Karnataka Logs A Record 700 Black Fungus Infections In One Week, Haryana Reports 421 Cases

Black fungus or mucormycosis is a fungal infection that affects the nose, eyes and sinuses. Lately, the disease has been rapidly spreading among Covid-19...


23 May 2021
After Black Fungus, Doctors Concerned About Rising Cases Of Post Covid Complications In Children

After Black Fungus, Doctors Concerned About Rising Cases Of Post Covid Complications In Children

Cases of Multi-system Inflammatory Syndrome in Children (MIS-C) have been on the rise during the past few days. Here’s how it affects children who have...


23 May 2021
Black Fungus Vs White Fungus: Cause, Symptoms And Cure

Black Fungus Vs White Fungus: Cause, Symptoms And Cure

While black fungus infection is caused by fungi Mucor, white fungus infection is caused by candida group of organisms and Covid patients with low immunity are...


22 May 2021
Are Nasal Swabs Used In Covid Testing Behind The Outbreak Of Black Fungus?

Are Nasal Swabs Used In Covid Testing Behind The Outbreak Of Black Fungus?

Some experts say about 60 percent of patients with the black fungal disease neither took steroid or were on oxygen support during Covid-19 treatment.


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22 May 2021
Explained: How To Prevent Black Fungus Infection In Covid-19 Patients?

Explained: How To Prevent Black Fungus Infection In Covid-19 Patients?

Mucormycosis or black fungus is a rare serious fungal infection caused by fungus Mucor. People can get infected by coming in contact with fungal spores present...


21 May 2021
'Black Fungus' Among Covid-19 Patients On The Rise

'Black Fungus' Among Covid-19 Patients On The Rise

As cases of 'black fungus' in the country rise to cross 7,000, the Centre has urged all states and union territories to declare it as a notifiable disease...


20 May 2021
Despite Dip In Covid-19 Cases, No Relief For Volunteers In Rajasthan

Despite Dip In Covid-19 Cases, No Relief For Volunteers In Rajasthan

'Black fungus' or mucormycosis has emerged as a new challenge for the volunteers helping Covid patients in Rajasthan.


20 May 2021
Notify ‘Black Fungus’ Under Epidemic Diseases Act: Centre To States

Notify ‘Black Fungus’ Under Epidemic Diseases Act: Centre To States

In a letter, the centre said that in the recent times a new challenge in the form of a fungal infection namely mucormycosis has emerged and is reported from...


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