Cruise getaways are back on! No10 gives green light for voyages to restart from August

CRUISE GETAWAYS ARE BACK ON! NO10 GIVES GREEN LIGHT FOR VOYAGES TO RESTART FROM AUGUST

Sources said passengers will be able to take trips that start or end in ports outside the UK, including those sailing to Europe and...

Covid-19 UK: Britain's daily coronavirus cases drop for the SEVENTH day in a row

COVID-19 UK: BRITAIN'S DAILY CORONAVIRUS CASES DROP FOR THE SEVENTH DAY IN A ROW

Department of Health bosses posted 27,734 infections today, down 37 per cent on last week's figure of 44,104. The UK saw another 825...

 
 
 
Doctors and GOP leaders slam CDC over new recommendations that vaccinated people wear masks indoors

DOCTORS AND GOP LEADERS SLAM CDC OVER NEW RECOMMENDATIONS THAT VACCINATED PEOPLE WEAR MASKS INDOORS

Doctors and politicians are slamming the CDC over its new mask guidance released on Tuesday, saying officials are simply panicking...

Vaccine hesitancy in America fell by one-third during early months of 2021

VACCINE HESITANCY IN AMERICA FELL BY ONE-THIRD DURING EARLY MONTHS OF 2021

Vaccine hesitancy in the United States fell by 33 percent over the first five months of the year. The biggest falls were among Black...

 
 
 
Two men developed PUS-FILLED bumps on their faces in rare side effect from Moderna COVID-19 vaccine 

TWO MEN DEVELOPED PUS-FILLED BUMPS ON THEIR FACES IN RARE SIDE EFFECT FROM MODERNA COVID-19 VACCINE 

Researchers believe the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine led the men to generate high levels of neutrophils, a type of white blood cell, which...

Mississippi woman pleads others to get vaccinated as her husband is hospitalized

MISSISSIPPI WOMAN PLEADS OTHERS TO GET VACCINATED AS HER HUSBAND IS HOSPITALIZED

William Thomas Ball, 51, has been hospitalized with COVID-19 in Jackson, Mississippi after refusing to get vaccinated. Now his wife,...

 
 
 
What do falling Covid rates in the UK mean for America's battle with the Indian 'Delta' variant?

WHAT DO FALLING COVID RATES IN THE UK MEAN FOR AMERICA'S BATTLE WITH THE INDIAN 'DELTA' VARIANT?

Coronavirus cases in the UK have fallen for the seventh day in a row from 54,674 COVID-19 cases recorded 11 days ago to 23,511 on Tuesday,...

Expert says COVID-19 vaccine mandates for government employees may boost shot rates

EXPERT SAYS COVID-19 VACCINE MANDATES FOR GOVERNMENT EMPLOYEES MAY BOOST SHOT RATES

An epidemiologist told ABC News the new vaccine-or-test rule may actually boost rates higher than vaccine lotteries did because it...

 
 
 
Covid England: Cases are now falling in ALL age groups, official data reveals

COVID ENGLAND: CASES ARE NOW FALLING IN ALL AGE GROUPS, OFFICIAL DATA REVEALS

EXCLUSIVE: Covid cases are falling in all age groups, and dropping fastest among adults in their twenties according to data from the...

Departing NHS boss Sir Simon Stevens' current deputy - Amanda Pritchard - gets top role

DEPARTING NHS BOSS SIR SIMON STEVENS' CURRENT DEPUTY - AMANDA PRITCHARD - GETS TOP ROLE

Amanda Pritchard - currently the health service's chief operating officer - will take over the reins next week, Boris Johnson is expected...

 
 
 
Covid-19's new victims: Doctors warn un-jabbed people make up the bulk of fatalities

COVID-19'S NEW VICTIMS: DOCTORS WARN UN-JABBED PEOPLE MAKE UP THE BULK OF FATALITIES

Glenn Barrett, 51, was watching England v Croatia at a Grimsby social club when he probably contracted Covid-19. Three weeks later...

Why do British experts oppose jabbing under-18s against Covid-19

WHY DO BRITISH EXPERTS OPPOSE JABBING UNDER-18S AGAINST COVID-19

Christina Owusu, pictured left with her son Isaiah, contracted Covid-19 in December despite shielding since the start of the pandemic....

 
 
 
DR ELLIE CANNON: What can I do about the music constantly playing in my head? 

DR ELLIE CANNON: WHAT CAN I DO ABOUT THE MUSIC CONSTANTLY PLAYING IN MY HEAD? 

Today's reader asks DR ELLIE CANNON about possible treatments for their tinnitus which can cause patients stress and interfere with...

EVE SIMMONS: Why a Frosties sugar tax will not tackle childhood obesity

EVE SIMMONS: WHY A FROSTIES SUGAR TAX WILL NOT TACKLE CHILDHOOD OBESITY

Throughout my childhood, my mornings began with a bowl of cereal. My older brother Sam would opt for Frosties. But I was a Coco Pops...

 
 
 
Louisiana mother holds vaccine drive at funeral for son who died of COVID-19

LOUISIANA MOTHER HOLDS VACCINE DRIVE AT FUNERAL FOR SON WHO DIED OF COVID-19

Brandon Antoine died of coronavirus aged 46 in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, on June 9 after having ignored his mother Betty's repeated pleas...

DR MICHAEL MOSLEY: Why I'm cutting back on hand washing  

DR MICHAEL MOSLEY: WHY I'M CUTTING BACK ON HAND WASHING  

DR MICHAEL MOSLEY: Did your life change much on Freedom Day this week? No, nor did mine. Since Monday, we have been able to mingle...

 
 
 
Mexico's tourist hotspots Cancun and Los Cabos slammed by Indian Delta variant

MEXICO'S TOURIST HOTSPOTS CANCUN AND LOS CABOS SLAMMED BY INDIAN DELTA VARIANT

Cancun and Los Cabos, two popular party destinations in Mexico, have both been slammed with massive COVID-19 outbreaks, throwing a...

Biogen accused of over-marketing controversial new Alzheimer's drug Aduhelm

BIOGEN ACCUSED OF OVER-MARKETING CONTROVERSIAL NEW ALZHEIMER'S DRUG ADUHELM

Biogen is under fire once again because of their controversial Alzheimer's drug, Aduhelm. An online survey published by the company...

 
 
 
FORTY percent of new US COVID cases are in Missouri, Texas and Florida

FORTY PERCENT OF NEW US COVID CASES ARE IN MISSOURI, TEXAS AND FLORIDA

Florida, Missouri and Texas are among states being hammered by a new wave of COVID cases, accounting for 40 percent of total new cases....

Seven fully-vaccinated Stanford students test positive for coronavirus

SEVEN FULLY-VACCINATED STANFORD STUDENTS TEST POSITIVE FOR CORONAVIRUS

Stanford University officials confirmed the breakthrough infections in a letter to students on Thursday and warned that the virus continues...

 
 
 



Cholangiopathy after severe COVID-19 may lead to liver injury, failure

Cholangiopathy after severe COVID-19 may lead to liver injury, failure

For patients with severe COVID-19, cholangiopathy was a late complication with potential for progressive biliary injury or liver failure, according to a study published in the... Read more ...

Mississippi woman pleads others to get vaccinated as her husband is hospitalized

Mississippi woman pleads others to get vaccinated as her husband is hospitalized

William Thomas Ball, 51, has been hospitalized with COVID-19 in Jackson, Mississippi after refusing to get vaccinated. Now his wife, Alicia, is asking for others in her... Read more ...

Covid England: Cases are now falling in ALL age groups, official data reveals

Covid England: Cases are now falling in ALL age groups, official data reveals

EXCLUSIVE: Covid cases are falling in all age groups, and dropping fastest among adults in their twenties according to data from the Department of Health. Read more ...

Lumbar artificial disc yielded positive 7-year outcomes for degenerative...

Lumbar artificial disc yielded positive 7-year outcomes for degenerative disc disease

For total disc replacement in patients with degenerative disc disease, an artificial disc is a safe option that improves pain relief, function, range of motion and decreases in... Read more ...

FDA clamps down on imported shark fins, cantaloupes, mushrooms and more

FDA clamps down on imported shark fins, cantaloupes, mushrooms and more

The Food and Drug Administration uses import alerts to enforce U.S. food safety regulations for food from foreign countries. The agency updates and modifies the alerts as... Read more ...

FDA TechTalk podcast episode to focus on whole genome sequencing

FDA TechTalk podcast episode to focus on whole genome sequencing

Nowadays, it seems rare to find someone or some entity without a podcast, and the Food and Drug Administration is no exception. The TechTalk podcast is hosted by the FDA and... Read more ...

COVID Breakthrough Cases Ran the Gamut in Healthcare Workers

COVID Breakthrough Cases Ran the Gamut in Healthcare Workers

Breakthrough COVID-19 cases in fully vaccinated healthcare workers were rare, and generally were associated with the individual's immune response to the vaccine in the early... Read more ...

Some IBD Treatments in Pregnancy Had No Effect on Kids' Infection Risk

Some IBD Treatments in Pregnancy Had No Effect on Kids' Infection Risk

Exposure to immunosuppressive monotherapies in utero did not increase serious infection risks in young children born to mothers with inflammatory bowel disease , but the same... Read more ...

FDA issues complete response letter for retifanlimab for anal cancer

FDA issues complete response letter for retifanlimab for anal cancer

The FDA issued a complete response letter to Incyte indicating it cannot approve the company's biologics license application that seeks approval of retifanlimab for certain... Read more ...

Bristol Myers Squibb withdraws liver cancer indication for nivolumab

Bristol Myers Squibb withdraws liver cancer indication for nivolumab

Bristol Myers Squibb in consultation with the FDA voluntarily withdrew the indication for nivolumab as monotherapy for patients with hepatocellular carcinoma previously treated... Read more ...