Health

Models predict wave of omicron deaths

Models predict wave of omicron deaths

The fast-moving omicron variant may cause less severe disease on average, but COVID-19 deaths in the U.S. are climbing and…
Covid-19 UK: Common blood thinner can spare virus patients from severe lung damage, study claims

Covid-19 UK: Common blood thinner can spare virus patients from severe lung damage, study claims

A £15 blood-thinning drug could help Covid patients and prevent lung damage, a study suggested today. Researchers based in the UK…
Covid deaths in America begin to slow – up only 7% in past week – despite grim projections

Covid deaths in America begin to slow – up only 7% in past week – despite grim projections

The Omicron variant is finally showing signs of receding in the U.S as new daily deaths, the most important metric…
400M free N95 masks to be distributed by Biden administration

400M free N95 masks to be distributed by Biden administration

As the omicron variant of the coronavirus continues to infect across the country, the Biden administration announced Wednesday that it…
Covid plunged by a fifth in England: ONS finds infections dropped first time since Omicron took off

Covid plunged by a fifth in England: ONS finds infections dropped first time since Omicron took off

Covid plunged by a fifth in England last week: ONS survey finds infections dropped for first time since Omicron took…
This massage gun is ‘as good as Theragun’ according to shoppers and it’s on sale at Amazon right now

This massage gun is ‘as good as Theragun’ according to shoppers and it’s on sale at Amazon right now

Sore muscles from exercise? This bestselling massage gun is ‘as good as Theragun’ according to Amazon shoppers – and it’s…
Children who develop a rare heart complication after catching Covid recover within three months

Children who develop a rare heart complication after catching Covid recover within three months

Children who develop a rare Kawasaki-like inflammatory syndrome after catching Covid recover within three months, a study has found.  While…
Furious MPs told to calm down in row over Government modelling during the Covid pandemic

Furious MPs told to calm down in row over Government modelling during the Covid pandemic

Furious MPs today slammed No10 for its ‘despicable’ reliance on ‘hysterical’ Covid forecasts which have repeatedly driven the nation into…
Online misinformation ‘should not be censored’, experts warn

Online misinformation ‘should not be censored’, experts warn

Harmful misinformation shared online should not be removed, experts warned today.   The UK’s national academy of science said removing bogus…
Waiting six hours in A&E before being admitted can raise your risk of dying, study warns 

Waiting six hours in A&E before being admitted can raise your risk of dying, study warns 

Waiting at least six hours in A&E before being admitted to hospital can raise your risk of dying by almost…