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Opinion: Cutting ties with WHO creates a scientific and leadership vacuum

1 day ago   |   STAT

In yet another example of brash finger-pointing, President Trump called out China last week as the reason to terminate U.S. membership in and funding of the World Health...
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Opinion: Resident physicians should have a say in their working conditions

1 day ago   |   STAT

In Chicago's South Loop, the nightly salutation to health care workers begins at 8 p.m., first with a few flashing lights from old holiday decorations, followed by a cacophony...
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UK Records 106 More Coronavirus Deaths In 24 Hours, Bringing Total To 38,482

UK Records 106 More Coronavirus Deaths In 24 Hours, Bringing Total To 38,482

2 days ago   |   Huffington Post   |   3 articles

Get the latest on coronavirus. Sign up to the Daily Brief for news, explainers, how-tos, opinion and more. The number of people who have died across England, Scotland and Wales...
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Coronavirus Catch Up: Government 'Making It Up' On Schools Reopening, Union Leader Claims

Coronavirus Catch Up: Government 'Making It Up' On Schools Reopening, Union Leader Claims

2 days ago   |   Huffington Post   |   3 articles

Get the latest on coronavirus. Sign up to the Daily Brief for news, explainers, how-tos, opinion and more. The government is “making it up as it goes along” on the approach to...
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Coronavirus Catch Up: Scientists Warn Virus Spreading 'Too Fast' To Lift Lockdown

Coronavirus Catch Up: Scientists Warn Virus Spreading 'Too Fast' To Lift Lockdown

3 days ago   |   Huffington Post   |   3 articles

Get the latest on coronavirus. Sign up to the Daily Brief for news, explainers, how-tos, opinion and more. Leading scientists advising the government on lockdown strategy have...
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Opinion: In the face of Covid-19, the U.S. needs to change how it deals with mental illness

4 days ago   |   STAT

Before Covid-19 arrived in the U.S., the country was in the midst of a mental illness crisis. Suicide rates in the United States rose 33% between 1999 and 2017. In 2018, 1.7...
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The ‘radical nannies' Organising to Support Each Other Through Covid-19

The ‘radical nannies' Organising to Support Each Other Through Covid-19

5 days ago   |   Novara Media

The prime minister's instructions that those who ‘cannot work from home' should return to their jobs has left many childcare workers forced to choose between preserving their...
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Matt Prior: it doesn't take a lockdown to get that project car finished

Matt Prior: it doesn't take a lockdown to get that project car finished

5 days ago   |   Autocar

Our man's to-do list hasn't got any shorter after seven weeks of home working - but at least he knows why It's a bit rich, as the restrictions on movement are gradually eased...
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Janet Street Porter: The Loose Women star on her crippling health disorder

Janet Street Porter: The Loose Women star on her crippling health disorder

5 days ago   |   Daily Express

JANET STREET PORTER is the frank, opinionated lady who speaks out on the Loose Women panel. But did you know there's a much more fragile side to her - one she's now shared with...
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What We Know - And Still Don't Know - About The Coronavirus Test And Trace System

What We Know - And Still Don't Know - About The Coronavirus Test And Trace System

5 days ago   |   Huffington Post

Get the latest on coronavirus. Sign up to the Daily Brief for news, explainers, how-tos, opinion and more. The long-awaited launch of the UK's Test and Trace system, seen as...
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Health Secretary Matt Hancock hints at cabinet strife over air bridge plans

Health Secretary Matt Hancock hints at cabinet strife over air bridge plans

From Monday, people coming into the UK from abroad will have to quarantine for 14 days to stop the spread of coronavirus, though air bridge agreements could soon replace the rule. Read more ...

‘Do the right thing': Scots urged to take up ‘national collective effort'...

‘Do the right thing': Scots urged to take up ‘national collective effort' against coronavirus following rule-breaking concerns

Nicola Sturgeon has defended her decision to ease lockdown measures on one of the hottest weekends of the year as she called for a “collective national effort” to defeat... Read more ...

UK official coronavirus death toll increase by 324 bringing total to 39,369

UK official coronavirus death toll increase by 324 bringing total to 39,369

The latest Department of Health coronavirus death toll figures have been released this afternoon and show a rise of 324 fatalities in the UK Read more ...

People from BAME backgrounds are more likely to die from Covid-19

People from BAME backgrounds are more likely to die from Covid-19

The Public Health England report revealed Britons of Bangladeshi ethnicity had around twice the risk of death than white Brits. Read more ...

BBC Radio 1's Clara Amfo breaks down in powerful speech about death of...

BBC Radio 1's Clara Amfo breaks down in powerful speech about death of George Floyd

BBC Radio 1 DJ Clara Amfo has been praised on social media after emotionally discussing the impact of George Floyd's death on her mental health. Speaking during her mid-morning... Read more ...

England will have to wait FOUR WEEKS for lockdown changes under move sneaked...

England will have to wait FOUR WEEKS for lockdown changes under move sneaked out by Matt Hancock

Previously the health regulations under which the strict restrictions were brought in in May and eased slightly at the start of this week had to be reaffirmed every 21 days. Read more ...

Clara Amfo Moves Radio 1 Listeners To Tears With Powerful Speech About...

Clara Amfo Moves Radio 1 Listeners To Tears With Powerful Speech About George Floyd

Clara Amfo gave a powerful and heart-wrenching speech about “insidious” racism and how the last week's news cycle has affected her mental health during her Radio 1 show on... Read more ...

Nicola Sturgeon supports Black Lives Matter but says protests pose health risk

Nicola Sturgeon supports Black Lives Matter but says protests pose health risk

The First Minister said discussions at government and local authority level were required if people want to safely protest in Scotland. Read more ...

Dani Ceballos' ‘goal' is to return to Real Madrid at end of Arsenal loan

Dani Ceballos' ‘goal' is to return to Real Madrid at end of Arsenal loan

Ceballos' parent club is Real Madrid Dani Ceballos has insisted he intends to return to Real Madrid to fight for a starting spot when his loan spell at Arsenal expires. The... Read more ...

Prostate cancer overtakes breast cancer to become Britain's no 1 cancer

Prostate cancer overtakes breast cancer to become Britain's no 1 cancer

PROSTATE cancer has overtaken breast cancer to become the UK's most commonly diagnosed form of the disease. The development comes 10 years earlier than predicted after cases... Read more ...