Three pubs are forced to close because customers test positive for coronavirus

THREE PUBS ARE FORCED TO CLOSE BECAUSE CUSTOMERS TEST POSITIVE FOR CORONAVIRUS

The Lighthouse in Burnham-on-Sea, Somerset, the Fox & Hounds, in Batley, West Yorkshire and The Village Home in Alverstoke, Hampshire...

Coronavirus UK: Big outbreaks inevitable if rules aren't kept to

CORONAVIRUS UK: BIG OUTBREAKS INEVITABLE IF RULES AREN'T KEPT TO

Dr David Nabarro, a coronavirus expert at the World Health Organization admitted 'everybody has got to have fun' as lockdown rules...

 
 
 
Coronavirus UK: Contact tracing app 'urgent' say NHS chiefs

CORONAVIRUS UK: CONTACT TRACING APP 'URGENT' SAY NHS CHIEFS

Baroness Dido Harding and Simon Thompson appeared in front of members of the UK's House of Lords today and said a contact tracing app...

Where to buy face masks in the UK: Best re-usable and surgical face coverings online

WHERE TO BUY FACE MASKS IN THE UK: BEST RE-USABLE AND SURGICAL FACE COVERINGS ONLINE

Wondering where to buy a face mask or face covering in the UK? Wearing face coverings in shops will also be mandatory from 10 July.

 
 
 
Boris Johnson accuses care home bosses of failing to look after their residents during the pandemic 

BORIS JOHNSON ACCUSES CARE HOME BOSSES OF FAILING TO LOOK AFTER THEIR RESIDENTS DURING THE PANDEMIC 

Prime Minister Boris Johnson provoked an angry dispute last night after he accused care homes of failing to look after their residents...

Fair, female and 40 - that's why Julie had gallstones, but her doctor insisted it was just anxiety

FAIR, FEMALE AND 40 - THAT'S WHY JULIE HAD GALLSTONES, BUT HER DOCTOR INSISTED IT WAS JUST ANXIETY

JULIE COOK: The pain radiating from my abdomen was worse than childbirth. It began on Christmas Eve. I was at home with our children...

 
 
 
How long before babies are grown in ziplock bags?

HOW LONG BEFORE BABIES ARE GROWN IN ZIPLOCK BAGS?

JENNY KLEEMAN: The more we understand reproductive medicine, the more likely it is that full ectogenesis will become possible one day.

Why squatting stretches could add years to your life 

WHY SQUATTING STRETCHES COULD ADD YEARS TO YOUR LIFE 

The idea comes from a recent study, published in the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, which looked at the habits...

 
 
 
Herd immunity to coronavirus may be 'unachievable' because 5% of people in Spain have antibodies

HERD IMMUNITY TO CORONAVIRUS MAY BE 'UNACHIEVABLE' BECAUSE 5% OF PEOPLE IN SPAIN HAVE ANTIBODIES

At least 60% of people need to have contracted coronavirus for it to not be able to spread throughout a community, but a new study...

Superbugs pose a grave threat to Britain's cancer patients, experts fear

SUPERBUGS POSE A GRAVE THREAT TO BRITAIN'S CANCER PATIENTS, EXPERTS FEAR

As many as 2,985 people in England died from antibiotic-resistant infections in 2018; and 60,788 patients were infected - a rise of...

 
 
 
Can shining a light in your ear REALLY stop you feeling tired?

CAN SHINING A LIGHT IN YOUR EAR REALLY STOP YOU FEELING TIRED?

Can a supplement or gadget stop you feeling tired? Dr Najia Shaikh, an NHS GP based in London and at the One Skin Clinic in Harley...

Hi-tech T-shirt packed with tiny sensors that can help diagnose the menopause

HI-TECH T-SHIRT PACKED WITH TINY SENSORS THAT CAN HELP DIAGNOSE THE MENOPAUSE

The garment is worn round the clock to measure changes in temperature and identify sweating caused by the hot flushes many menopausal...

 
 
 
How can I avoid a knee replacement? DR MARTIN SCURR answers your health questions 

HOW CAN I AVOID A KNEE REPLACEMENT? DR MARTIN SCURR ANSWERS YOUR HEALTH QUESTIONS 

DR MARTIN SCURR: Osteoarthritis begins with inflammation, and leads to the gradual loss of cushioning cartilage from the end of the...

Help us crown your NHS hero as explorer Robin Hanbury-Tenison, 83, salutes team who saved his life 

HELP US CROWN YOUR NHS HERO AS EXPLORER ROBIN HANBURY-TENISON, 83, SALUTES TEAM WHO SAVED HIS LIFE 

Never has there been a time when this campaign is so important. Over the next four weeks, we're asking you to nominate NHS workers...

 
 
 
One in six trials for potential coronavirus treatments studied hydroxychloroquine

ONE IN SIX TRIALS FOR POTENTIAL CORONAVIRUS TREATMENTS STUDIED HYDROXYCHLOROQUINE

About 200 of 1,200 clinical trials looked at anti-malaria drug hydroxychloroquine as a potential treatment for coronavirus, but fewer...

Harvard doctor says US needs a mandatory mask order across ALL states to combat rise of coronavirus

HARVARD DOCTOR SAYS US NEEDS A MANDATORY MASK ORDER ACROSS ALL STATES TO COMBAT RISE OF CORONAVIRUS

Dr Asish Jha, director of the Harvard Global Health Institute, said on TODAY that wearing mask will not only curb rising infections...

 
 
 
US coronavirus deaths hit 130,000 as Florida's cases DOUBLE in less than two weeks

US CORONAVIRUS DEATHS HIT 130,000 AS FLORIDA'S CASES DOUBLE IN LESS THAN TWO WEEKS

Even as states tempered their Fourth of July celebrations, record-setting rolling seven day average case increases were hit in 14 states,...

UK Government 'panic bought' £13.4million worth of Roche's coronavirus antibody tests

UK GOVERNMENT 'PANIC BOUGHT' £13.4MILLION WORTH OF ROCHE'S CORONAVIRUS ANTIBODY TESTS

EXCLUSIVE: Professor Jon Deeks, a medical testing expert at the University of Birmingham, told MailOnline PHE's work was 'not done...

 
 
 
Is Merthyr Tydfil the UK's new Covid-19 hotspot?

IS MERTHYR TYDFIL THE UK'S NEW COVID-19 HOTSPOT?

Welsh officials claim the cluster of cases in the borough of Merthyr Tydfil, linked to an outbreak at the Kepak meat-processing plant...

Hydroxychloroquine prescribed to 300,000 more patients than usual after Trump endorsement

HYDROXYCHLOROQUINE PRESCRIBED TO 300,000 MORE PATIENTS THAN USUAL AFTER TRUMP ENDORSEMENT

A new study from the CDC found that between February 2020 and March 2020, prescriptions for the anti-malaria drug hydroxychloroquine...

 
 
 



Three pubs are forced to close because customers test positive for coronavirus

Three pubs are forced to close because customers test positive for coronavirus

The Lighthouse in Burnham-on-Sea, Somerset, the Fox & Hounds, in Batley, West Yorkshire and The Village Home in Alverstoke, Hampshire are the first pubs in England to close. Read more ...

COVID-19 Update: FDA Issues Emergency Use Authorization for Antigen Test

COVID-19 Update: FDA Issues Emergency Use Authorization for Antigen Test

The US Food and Drug Administration has issued an emergency use authorization for a COVID-19 antigen diagnostic test, the Becton Dickinson Veritor System for Rapid Detection of... Read more ...

UN Report Provides Recommendations to Prevent Future Pandemics

UN Report Provides Recommendations to Prevent Future Pandemics

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to take lives and disrupt economies across the world, a new UN report warns further outbreaks will emerge unless governments take active... Read more ...

Melinda Gates wants to target black people for priority covid-19 vaccines

Melinda Gates wants to target black people for priority covid-19 vaccines

During a recent interview with TIME, Melinda Gates, co-chair of the infamous Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, spelled out the order in which she believes people need to be... Read more ...

NOT A HOAX: Study shows coronavirus pandemic led to 18% rise in overall...

NOT A HOAX: Study shows coronavirus pandemic led to 18% rise in overall deaths in the U.S., from any cause

One of the uninformed comments we hear a lot these days about coronavirus is that people who are dying of COVID-19 would have died of something else sooner rather than later... Read more ...

1,000 Days of probiotics can boost long-term health for parents and...

1,000 Days of probiotics can boost long-term health for parents and newborns: Study

Exposure to probiotics within the first 1,000 days after conception has been linked to profound positive effects on the health of infants. Birgit Michelsen, chief technical... Read more ...

Blood Pressure Meds May Lower Colon Cancer Risk

Blood Pressure Meds May Lower Colon Cancer Risk

A new study suggests that two types of blood pressure drugs might do double-duty, helping blood pressure and keeping colon cancer away, too. Read more ...

Black Patients Fare Worse After Angioplasty

Black Patients Fare Worse After Angioplasty

Even after undergoing the artery-clearing procedure angioplasty, Black patients with heart disease are more likely than whites to suffer a heart attack or die within the next... Read more ...

Brain-Eating Amoeba Case Confirmed in Florida

Brain-Eating Amoeba Case Confirmed in Florida

A case of brain-eating amoeba has been confirmed in the Tampa area, according to the Florida Department of Health. Read more ...

COVID-19 Upended HIV Prevention Efforts at Boston Clinic

COVID-19 Upended HIV Prevention Efforts at Boston Clinic

Lapses in refills for HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis skyrocketed during the COVID-19 outbreak, with significant declines in PrEP initiations, as well as testing for sexually... Read more ...