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Concerns over huge spike in drug overdose kits needed to save Scots lives

Concerns over huge spike in drug overdose kits needed to save Scots lives

53 minutes ago   |   Daily Record

New data from Public Health Scotland shows that 1543 Naloxone kits were used in 2018-19 to save the lives of people who had taken opiate overdoses.
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Americans could be staring down the worst public health crisis in recent history if COVID-19 rages on into the flu season, CDC warns

Americans could be staring down the worst public health crisis in recent history if COVID-19 rages on into the flu season, CDC warns

3 hours ago   |   Business Insider

If the coronavirus continues to rage on, the US could experience the worst public health crisis in modern history, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention director Dr...
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US coronavirus testing has dropped dramatically: a 13% decrease in 2 weeks. Public-health experts say the system is broken

US coronavirus testing has dropped dramatically: a 13% decrease in 2 weeks. Public-health experts say the system is broken

5 hours ago   |   Business Insider

The weekly average of daily coronavirus tests administered in the US is now 13% lower than it was at the end of July. Insufficient testing makes it hard to identify new cases...
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Holidaymakers Returning From France Will Have To Quarantine For 14 Days, Government Announces

Holidaymakers Returning From France Will Have To Quarantine For 14 Days, Government Announces

7 hours ago   |   Huffington Post   |   5 articles

Get the latest on coronavirus. Sign up to the Daily Brief for news, explainers, how-tos, opinion and more. Holidaymakers returning to the UK from France will have to quarantine...
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Man in 20s dies of bubonic plague in US

Man in 20s dies of bubonic plague in US

7 hours ago   |   Metro

Bubonic plague is very rare these days, but can be highly fatal to those who catch it (Picture: Getty Images/Science Photo Libra) A man in his 20s has died of bubonic plague in...
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The Uplift standing desk is one of the best additions I've made to my work-from-home setup

The Uplift standing desk is one of the best additions I've made to my work-from-home setup

8 hours ago   |   Business Insider

I've been using the Uplift Desk since 2018 after getting tired of sitting all day. The base price isn't cheap at $629 and add-ons will get the price even higher, but it's been...
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'I really don't care, do U?' How the act of refusing to wear a mask became the new symbol of American fear

'I really don't care, do U?' How the act of refusing to wear a mask became the new symbol of American fear

8 hours ago   |   Business Insider

To wear a mask or to not wear a mask: As the coronavirus pandemic continues to sweep through the nation, health professionals are still battling to get people to wear...
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Black Ballad Takeover: The Health Inequalities For Black British People

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Another 18 die in UK as ‘technical issues' halt daily tally of coronavirus cases again

Another 18 die in UK as ‘technical issues' halt daily tally of coronavirus cases again

10 hours ago   |   Metro

This week the UK changed the way it tracks deaths due to a faulty methodology Another 18 people have lost their lives after testing positive for coronavirus, bringing the UK's...
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Bavarian leader Söder under fire over coronavirus test delays

11 hours ago   |   Politico

MUNICH - Bavarian state premier Markus Söder apologized Thursday for authorities' failure to deliver the results of tens of thousands of coronavirus tests for travelers...
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Holidaymakers Returning From France Will Have To Quarantine For 14 Days...

Holidaymakers Returning From France Will Have To Quarantine For 14 Days, Government Announces

Get the latest on coronavirus. Sign up to the Daily Brief for news, explainers, how-tos, opinion and more. Holidaymakers returning to the UK from France will have to quarantine... Read more ...

Isle of Wight And Newham To Trial New Coronavirus Contact Tracing App

Isle of Wight And Newham To Trial New Coronavirus Contact Tracing App

Coronavirus has changed everything. Make sense of it all with the Waugh Zone, our evening politics briefing. Sign up now. Residents of the Isle of Wight, the London borough... Read more ...

NHS contact tracing app re-launches TODAY in trials on the Isle of Wight and...

NHS contact tracing app re-launches TODAY in trials on the Isle of Wight and in east London

The Department of Health today announced it is re-launching the contact tracing app in trials in England after its first version was abandoned in June because it didn't work on... Read more ...

Jofra Archer dropped for second Test as Sam Curran earns England recall

Jofra Archer dropped for second Test as Sam Curran earns England recall

Jofra Archer has been left out of the England side for the second raisethebat Test against Pakistan at the Ageas Bowl, with all-rounder Sam Curran favoured for his superior... Read more ...

New coronavirus contact tracing app to be trialled from today

New coronavirus contact tracing app to be trialled from today

A new coronavirus contact tracing app will be trialled in England from today A new coronavirus contact tracing app will be trialled in England from today. The trials will... Read more ...

Airbnb is suing a guest who threw a party after 3 people were injured in a...

Airbnb is suing a guest who threw a party after 3 people were injured in a shooting at the short-term rental

Airbnb says it will pursue legal claims and damages against a guest who threw a party at a Sacramento rental Saturday where three people were shot and injured. Airbnb says the... Read more ...

Churchill Downs expect to welcome 23,000 spectators for Kentucky Derby in...

Churchill Downs expect to welcome 23,000 spectators for Kentucky Derby in early September as wait goes on in Britain

US track Churchill Downs hopes to welcome 23,000 punters to the Kentucky Derby next month. The rescheduled fixture normally attracts crowds of well over 100,000. Getty Images... Read more ...

Girl, 11, dies with suspected Kawasaki-like disease linked to coronavirus

Girl, 11, dies with suspected Kawasaki-like disease linked to coronavirus

The child passed away at the Joan XXIII University Hospital of Tarragona in Catalonia A young girl has died in Catalonia after suffering with an illness which possesses... Read more ...

Best supplements for high blood pressure - the cheap capsule to avoid deadly...

Best supplements for high blood pressure - the cheap capsule to avoid deadly hypertension

SUPPLEMENTS could be used to lower your risk, or even prevent, some high blood pressure symptoms. Add this cheap, natural capsule to your diet every day to avoid the signs and... Read more ...

Fauci says he 'seriously doubts' that Russia has developed a safe and...

Fauci says he 'seriously doubts' that Russia has developed a safe and effective COVID-19 vaccine after Putin approved of the world's first vaccine

Top US infectious disease expert Dr. Anthony Fauci said he hopes, but "seriously doubts," that Russia has developed a safe and effective vaccine that is ready for use. Russian... Read more ...