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Canada police under scrutiny after two women die after encounters with officers

5 minutes ago   |   The Guardian

Agency faces criticism over its capacity to de-escalate situations involving racial minorities or those with mental health issues Police in Canada are facing growing scrutiny...
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Rishi Sunak picks Richard Hughes for budget watchdog role

5 minutes ago   |   The Guardian

Economist who issued financial Covid-19 warning earmarked to be head of OBR Coronavirus - latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage A thinktank economist who warned the...
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How to live longer: The optimal amount of sleep you need to reduce risk of early death

How to live longer: The optimal amount of sleep you need to reduce risk of early death

9 minutes ago   |   Daily Express

HOW TO live longer: Research investigating the relationship between sleep duration and overall health suggests getting too much or too little carries considerable risks. But...
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Coronavirus warning: 'The single most effective way' to avoid COVID-19 - Dr Chris explains

Coronavirus warning: 'The single most effective way' to avoid COVID-19 - Dr Chris explains

9 minutes ago   |   Daily Express

CORONAVIRUS symptoms include a fever, a cough, and a loss of smell and taste. ITV's This Morning resident doctor, Dr Chris, has revealed the "single most effective way" to...
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'I know they aren't healthy': the energy drink craze sweeping Afghanistan

26 minutes ago   |   The Guardian

From children in Kabul to Taliban chiefs, the sweet, caffeine-heavy drinks are wildly popular, defying fears on nutrition They are sold outside schools, in hospital lobbies, on...
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Coronavirus: Aberdeen airport introduces health measures for passengers and staff

29 minutes ago   |   Evening Express

Aberdeen International Airport has introduced new health measures as a number of airlines prepare to relaunch domestic routes this month.
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Supporters Club hands over cheque to West Lothian mental health service

Supporters Club hands over cheque to West Lothian mental health service

36 minutes ago   |   Daily Record

Bathgate 1946 Celtic Supporters Club made a donation of £500 SMILE Counselling.
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16 celebrities you'd be surprised to know have health struggles

16 celebrities you'd be surprised to know have health struggles

39 minutes ago   |   Hello Magazine


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How to find the hope in the bad news: this week's optimism | Upside

46 minutes ago   |   The Guardian

George Floyd, Covid-19 and Hong Kong suggest a world in turmoil. But within are stories of humanity and opportunities for change So now we have not one global crisis but three...
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Opinion: Covid-19 is changing the game for health care companies and investors

1 hour ago   |   STAT

Even as the health care industry has stepped up with an unprecedented response to the Covid-19 pandemic, health care companies are being undermined by a loss of revenue...
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Coronavirus in Ireland LIVE - Health Minister Simon Harris reveals promising...

Coronavirus in Ireland LIVE - Health Minister Simon Harris reveals promising stats ahead of Phase Two decision

HEALTH Minister Simon Harris has shared promising hospital statistics ahead of the government meeting to consider moving to phase two. The minister took to Twitter this morning... Read more ...

NYC reports no new coronavirus deaths in a single day for first time since...

NYC reports no new coronavirus deaths in a single day for first time since mid-March

Zero new deaths were confirmed between Tuesday and Wednesday, according to preliminary health department data. It's possible that the number could be upgraded due to delays in... Read more ...

Bald men at higher risk of having severe coronavirus, shocking new research...

Bald men at higher risk of having severe coronavirus, shocking new research suggests

BALD MEN may be more likely to have severe cases of coronavirus according to new research. Read more ...

The Sweet founder and bassist Steve Priest dies aged 72

The Sweet founder and bassist Steve Priest dies aged 72

Steve Priest died aged 72 Founder and bassist of The Sweet, Steve Priest has died aged 72, his former bandmates have confirmed. News of his death was shared on Sweet's... Read more ...

40p indigestion pill Pepcid could help ease Covid-19 symptoms and speed up...

40p indigestion pill Pepcid could help ease Covid-19 symptoms and speed up recovery, study claims 

Some patients in the study led by US healthcare provider Northwell Health reported a significant improvement in their symptoms just 24 hours after taking Pepcid AC. Read more ...

Olivia Attwood says Molly-Mae Hague and Tommy Fury were ‘conned' after puppy...

Olivia Attwood says Molly-Mae Hague and Tommy Fury were ‘conned' after puppy dies

Olivia Attwood claims Molly-Mae and Tommy were conned with a puppy with health problems Love Island star Olivia Attwood has spoken out to say Molly-Mae Hague was ‘conned'... Read more ...

Gyms prepare to reopen from Saturday for socially distanced classes

Gyms prepare to reopen from Saturday for socially distanced classes

A David Lloyd Club in Chigwell, Essex, prepares for re-opening with a range of new outdoor activities Gyms across the UK are is set to reopen this weekend for some socially... Read more ...

Scottish Government 'should appoint minister to tackle Covid-19 in care homes'

Scottish Government 'should appoint minister to tackle Covid-19 in care homes'

Health secretary Jeane Freeman will today face MSPs to answer questions on the devastating impact of coronavirus in Scotland's care sector. Read more ...

UK's true death toll passes 50,000, official figures show

UK's true death toll passes 50,000, official figures show

Health workers wear PPE as they transfer a patient to the Royal London Hospital The true UK coronavirus death toll has passed 50,000, more than 10,000 higher than Government... Read more ...

The WHO is reopening its study of hydroxychloroquine for coronavirus...

The WHO is reopening its study of hydroxychloroquine for coronavirus treatment - but whether the drug works is still in question

The World Health Organization is restarting its hydroxychloroquine study for the treatment of COVID-19, the disease caused by the coronavirus after it paused the trial last... Read more ...