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Nurse are making $5,000 a week to go to high coronavirus-outbreak zones - and staffing agencies are cashing in on the new demand

Nurse are making $5,000 a week to go to high coronavirus-outbreak zones - and staffing agencies are cashing in on the new demand

19 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

As health systems rush to find nurses to work on the front lines of the rapidly growing coronavirus outbreak, nurse staffing agencies are responding to the increased...
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Coronavirus: Catalonia prepares for the worst

29 minutes ago   |   Politico

Catalonia is already one of the areas in Europe most affected by the coronavirus - and the region's health minister fears that the death toll could skyrocket. As of Wednesday...
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NHS rules hampering coronavirus testing drive, say scientists

31 minutes ago   |   The Guardian

Strict standardisation of chemical brands and suppliers said to be a factor in delays Coronavirus - latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage The introduction of mass...
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Cher 'stepped up' for Val Kilmer and supported him amidst his health crisis

Cher 'stepped up' for Val Kilmer and supported him amidst his health crisis

31 minutes ago   |   Music News

The 'Top Gun' star - who dated the 'Believe' hitmaker in the early 1980s - feels lucky to have support from his ex after he was diagnosed with throat cancer in 2015.
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Sheryl Sandberg reveals the 2 lessons Facebook learned from the 2016 election, and how the company is dealing with Trump and misinformation during the coronavirus outbreak

Sheryl Sandberg reveals the 2 lessons Facebook learned from the 2016 election, and how the company is dealing with Trump and misinformation during the coronavirus outbreak

35 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg says the company has learned two important lessons about misinformation since the 2016 election. In a recent interview with Business Insider...
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NHS staff making masks from snorkels amid PPE shortages

49 minutes ago   |   The Guardian

Doctors Association UK says medics buying kit from hardware stores or asking schools for help Coronavirus - latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage NHS staff are making...
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'Misleading and alarming': behind Sheffield's coronavirus figures

49 minutes ago   |   The Guardian

City's statistics look bad, but there are reasons why people should not be unduly worried Coronavirus - latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage For residents of...
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Nursing union claim members are not being provided with PPE whilst working on the frontline during Covid-19 outbreak

1 hour ago   |   Evening Telegraph

The Royal College of Nursing is demanding that nursing professionals across the UK's health and care sector are supported with personal protective equipment while delivering care.
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How much you should walk in a week to see a major improvement to your health

How much you should walk in a week to see a major improvement to your health

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

Most adults don't get enough exercise , but getting in shape has an abundance of mental and physical health benefits. Walking can extend your life, prevent disease, and make...
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Read the letter my dad, a top virologist, wrote our family about signs of progress around COVID-19 - and why we can't end the lockdown anytime soon

Read the letter my dad, a top virologist, wrote our family about signs of progress around COVID-19 - and why we can't end the lockdown anytime soon

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

Peter Vanham is the head of the International Media Council at the World Economic Forum and a member of its COVID-19 task force. His father, Guido Vanham, is a Belgium-based...
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Traveller family ignore coronavirus lockdown measures with 40 at funeral

Traveller family ignore coronavirus lockdown measures with 40 at funeral

The gypsy family risked their health to bury community elder Alfred Loveridge, 82, at Upwell in Norfolk and defied Government advice to avoid gatherings that don't involve... Read more ...

Coronavirus warning - patient explains the ‘popping' pain in your ear you...

Coronavirus warning - patient explains the ‘popping' pain in your ear you shouldn't ignore

Coronavirus is a deadly infection that's easily spread among people, and has now killed more than 2,100 patients in the UK. One man has explained his painful symptoms of the... Read more ...

Edinburgh Fringe Festival latest event to be cancelled over coronavirus fears

Edinburgh Fringe Festival latest event to be cancelled over coronavirus fears

Edinburgh Fringe Festival has been cancelled over coronavirus fears Edinburgh Fringe Festival is the latest event to be cancelled amid the coronavirus crisis. Organisers have... Read more ...

Coronavirus: Government ditches cap on NHS staff being tested for coronavirus

Coronavirus: Government ditches cap on NHS staff being tested for coronavirus

Hospitals have been told to test as many staff as possible for coronavirus after Health Secretary Matt Hancock removed a cap on the number of NHS workers who can be assessed... Read more ...

New Snapchat lenses created to encourage social distancing and other...

New Snapchat lenses created to encourage social distancing and other coronavirus measures

Snap has reportedly worked with the World Health Organization to create new Snapchat lenses to help encourage social distancing and good practices during the coronavirus... Read more ...

Joe Wicks donating £80,000 from videos to NHS and details mental health struggle

Joe Wicks donating £80,000 from videos to NHS and details mental health struggle

The generous Body Coach is giving every penny from his YouTube PE lessons to the nation to help the NHS amid the coronavirus pandemic Read more ...

Coronavirus: 13-year old becomes the UK's youngest victim - what were his...

Coronavirus: 13-year old becomes the UK's youngest victim - what were his symptoms?

CORONAVIRUS claimed its youngest victim on Monday, Ismail Mohamed Abdulwahaba, a 13-year old boy with no apparent underlying health conditions. In a statement, his family... Read more ...

Joe Wicks PE lessons raise £80,000 for the NHS as fitness guru donates all...

Joe Wicks PE lessons raise £80,000 for the NHS as fitness guru donates all YouTube profits

JOE WICKS confirmed his daily PE lessons for children have helped him raise more than £80,000 to help the NHS cope with the coronavirus pandemic. Read more ...

Hollyoaks records a remote episode of Don't Filter Feelings podcast amid...

Hollyoaks records a remote episode of Don't Filter Feelings podcast amid Coronavirus pandemic

Hollyoaks has recorded a remote episode of the Don't Filter Feelings podcast amid the Coronavirus pandemic. The podcast - which is hosted by presenter and journalist Lauren... Read more ...

Spike in anxiety and depression following UK lockdown announcement, study...

Spike in anxiety and depression following UK lockdown announcement, study reveals

The number of people reporting significant levels of depression and anxiety spiked following the Prime Minister's lockdown announcement last week, a new study into mental... Read more ...