sharma: Crypto not for common people because it’s too risky; regulators and govt should structure: Vijay Shekhar Sharma – The Economic Times Video

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Vijay Shekhar Sharma blamed bad timing for a tepid response to Paytm’s initial public offering and lacklustre listing last year, amid cascading share prices of a company he co-founded over two decades ago. “This quarter we are talking about $100 million revenue from payments which is like a sizable revenue… People underestimate the size of … Read more

Breakthrough Covid infections are more common than people realize

Breakthrough Covid infections are more common than people realize

Scott Gottlieb, former Commissioner of the FDAAdam Jeffery | CNBCAnyone who received a Covid vaccine in the earliest stages of the rollout should register for their booster shots because “there’s probably more infection happening among the vaccinated population” than the U.S. is currently monitoring, Pfizer board member Dr. Scott Gottlieb told CNBC’s “Squawk Box” on … Read more

Common antidepressant reduces death risk by 26%

Common antidepressant reduces death risk by 26%

Evidence is growing that a common antidepressant may reduce the severity of symptoms and mortality following SARS-CoV-2 infection.In an observational study, patients taking selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) were 8% less likely to die from COVID-19.Those taking fluoxetine or fluvoxamine were 26% less likely to die.Phase 3 clinical trials are necessary to see whether researchers … Read more

Kids ages 5-11 and the COVID vaccine: Answers to parents’ common questions : Shots

Kids ages 5-11 and the COVID vaccine: Answers to parents' common questions : Shots

Colin Sweeney, 12, got a shot of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine as his mother Nicole stands by in Pasadena in Pasadena, Calif., in May. As of this week, kids aged 5-11 can also get vaccinated against COVID-19. Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP hide caption toggle caption Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP Colin Sweeney, 12, got a shot of the … Read more