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Strategic distancing can work: the middle-ground between isolation and re-opening society

39 seconds ago   |   Oxford University

Lifting the lockdown, but adopting strategic distancing, can keep the COVID-19 curve flat - and lead to more compliance with official recommendations than stricter measures...
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Bald men at higher risk of severe cases of coronavirus, research finds

12 minutes ago   |   The Irish Sun


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Airbnb might not get much of a bounce from the rebound in short-term rentals

Airbnb might not get much of a bounce from the rebound in short-term rentals

30 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Airbnb may not get a big benefit from the recent rebound in short-term rental bookings. Much of the pick-up in activity is coming from vacation spots such as beaches and parks...
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Coronavirus live news: South Africa sees record jump in cases as New York protestors urged to get tested

1 hour ago   |   The Guardian   |   2 articles

Turkey announces weekend lockdown in 15 cities; Ebola drug endorsed as a coronavirus treatment in Australia ; US jobless claims pass 42 million. Follow the latest updates...
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Expert reaction to study looking at link between high blood pressure and risk of dying from COVID-19

1 hour ago   |   Science Media Centre   |   2 articles

Research, published in the European Heart Journal , looked at the link between high blood pressure and risk of dying from COVID-19. Prof Angela Clerk, professor of biomedical...
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Covid-19 causing 10,000 dementia deaths beyond infections, research says

1 hour ago   |   The Guardian

Charities warn that with reduced medical care and family visits sufferers are ‘just switching off' Coronavirus - latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage There were...
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Patients with high blood pressure face TWICE the risk of dying from Covid-19

Patients with high blood pressure face TWICE the risk of dying from Covid-19

1 hour ago   |   Daily Mail   |   2 articles

Researchers combed through the data of 2,900 patients in China. Results showed the risk of death was higher for patients whom had high blood pressure, particularly those off...
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Medical journals retract two influential coronavirus studies

2 hours ago   |   Politico

Two top medical journals on Thursday retracted a pair of influential coronavirus studies because of alleged irregularities in the underlying data, which came from a...
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From clear masks to designs with filtration layers, FEMAIL rounds up the latest mask innovations 

From clear masks to designs with filtration layers, FEMAIL rounds up the latest mask innovations 

2 hours ago   |   Daily Mail

The unprecedented demand for face coverings has triggered mass amounts of research and development to provide the general public with the most effective options.
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70% of people infected with coronavirus did not pass it to anyone, preliminary research shows. Super-spreading events account for most transmission

70% of people infected with coronavirus did not pass it to anyone, preliminary research shows. Super-spreading events account for most transmission

3 hours ago   |   Business Insider

An average person with the coronavirus infects about two other people , but an infected person sometimes passes the virus to far more people during a super-spreader event. New...
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WATCH: Shapps announces that face coverings will be required on public transport

WATCH: Shapps announces that face coverings will be required on public transport

WATCH LIVE: coronavirus press conference Speakers: GrantShapps , Transportgovuk Secretary SirPeterHendy , Chair of NetworkRail - UK Prime Minister June 4, 2020 Read more ...

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Premier League fixtures TV Times: Man City vs Arsenal, Aston Villa vs Sheffield United on June 17 - all matches

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Why everybody's talking about the new Madeleine McCann suspect

Why everybody's talking about the new Madeleine McCann suspect

Description rosecutors says German sex offender is being investigated on suspicion of murder Prosecutors says German sex offender is being investigated on suspicion of... Read more ...

Business secretary Alok Sharma tests negative for coronavirus

Business secretary Alok Sharma tests negative for coronavirus

Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy Alok Sharma has tested negative for coronavirus Business Secretary Alok Sharma has tested negative for... Read more ...

Timo Werner agrees to shock Chelsea transfer as Liverpool braced to miss out...

Timo Werner agrees to shock Chelsea transfer as Liverpool braced to miss out on top target

Chelsea are poised to beat Liverpool to the signature of RB Leipzig striker Timo Werner. Read more ...

Officers Charged in George Floyd's Death Appear in Court for Arraignment

Officers Charged in George Floyd's Death Appear in Court for Arraignment

Three former police officers involved in the death of George Floyd have been arraigned in Minnesota. Tou Thao, Thomas Lane, J. Alexander Keung appeared in court on Thursday... Read more ...

Timo Werner agreed to join Chelsea over Liverpool after huge contract offer

Timo Werner agreed to join Chelsea over Liverpool after huge contract offer

Timo Werner is set to join Chelsea Chelsea hijacked Liverpool's move for German forward Timo Werner after offering the RB Leipzig star a deal worth £200,000-a-week. Widespread... Read more ...

Priti Patel snubbed as British Airways refuses to discuss quarantine plans

Priti Patel snubbed as British Airways refuses to discuss quarantine plans

BRITISH AIRWAYS has snubbed the Home Secretary's meeting to discuss quarantine plans, it has been revealed. Read more ...

Madeleine McCann police take 270 calls from public after naming prime suspect

Madeleine McCann police take 270 calls from public after naming prime suspect

The Met Police has taken 270 calls in relation to Madeleine McCann's disappearance after revealing the German prisoner Christian Brueckner was a prime suspect in the case Read more ...

Human rights watchdog launches inquiry into racial inequalities of coronavirus

Human rights watchdog launches inquiry into racial inequalities of coronavirus

The Equality and Human Rights Commission investigation will have the power to demand evidence from Government departments and other organisations Read more ...