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Omicron variant now 99.5% of US COVID cases, CDC says

Omicron variant now 99.5% of US COVID cases, CDC says

Data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) showed Tuesday that the omicron variant of the coronavirus is…
Incoming NHS England chair Richard Meddings admits he has used private healthcare

Incoming NHS England chair Richard Meddings admits he has used private healthcare

The millionaire frontrunner to become NHS England’s new chairman today revealed he uses private healthcare.  Ex-banker Richard Meddings — who…
How to get an at-home COVID-19 test

How to get an at-home COVID-19 test

Starting Wednesday, the federal website that allows Americans to request free COVID-19 tests will begin accepting orders.  COVIDTests.gov will provide…
A QUARTER of all Covid ‘deaths’ are now patients who died WITH the virus

A QUARTER of all Covid ‘deaths’ are now patients who died WITH the virus

Covid was not the underlying cause of death in nearly a quarter of virus-related fatalities last week, official figures suggest. …
More than 80,000 unvaccinated NHS workers face the sack

More than 80,000 unvaccinated NHS workers face the sack

NHS staff who have not had the Covid vaccine will be sacked after formal meetings in just over two weeks.…
Sajid Javid plans ‘academy school’ style NHS revolution in bid to reduce hospital waiting times

Sajid Javid plans ‘academy school’ style NHS revolution in bid to reduce hospital waiting times

The Health Secretary is planning to set up academy style hospitals to tackle post-pandemic waiting lists. Under the re-organisation, Sajid…
Omicron ‘probably’ won’t be prevented by fourth vaccine jab, Israeli researcher says

Omicron ‘probably’ won’t be prevented by fourth vaccine jab, Israeli researcher says

Israeli researchers on Monday said preliminary data show a second booster shot of the Pfizer and Moderna COVID-19 vaccines will…
Paying extra to NHS bosses does not boost quality of hospitals, study suggests 

Paying extra to NHS bosses does not boost quality of hospitals, study suggests 

Paying extra to NHS bosses does not boost quality of hospitals as managers spend more time on box-ticking than boosting…
Health chiefs extend shelf-life of Pfizer Covid vaccines by TWO WEEKS

Health chiefs extend shelf-life of Pfizer Covid vaccines by TWO WEEKS

Health chiefs have extended the shelf life of Pfizer‘s Covid jabs over fears millions of injections would have to be…
Are the new postbiotic pills the real key to better gut health?

Are the new postbiotic pills the real key to better gut health?

Not so long ago, the very idea of swallowing live bacteria to boost our health would have seemed utterly ridiculous.…