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Coronavirus: UK cases 'could hit plateau in 2 to 3 weeks', says top health official

4 minutes ago   |   The Independent

Public Health England official does not rule out 1,000 daily deaths by the weekend - and admits 'everybody is frustrated' at lack of testing
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Coronavirus vaccine: when will it be ready?

20 minutes ago   |   The Guardian

Human trials will begin imminently - but even if they go well and a cure is found, there are many barriers before global immunisation is feasible Coronavirus - latest updates...
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'This is a calling': A nurse's journey from UFC fighter to Covid-19 frontline

38 minutes ago   |   The Guardian

Phillipe Nover was trained to inflict damage on his opponents in the octagon. Now he is helping save lives in a city stricken by coronavirus Among the steady stream of...
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The race to find a coronavirus vaccine has one major obstacle: big pharma | Ara Darzi

52 minutes ago   |   The Guardian

AI companies and scientists are cooperating, but they desperately need access to pharmaceutical companies' data Prof Ara Darzi is a surgeon and director of the Institute of...
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Princess Anne health fears: Royal sparks worries after Parker Bowles coronavirus diagnosis

Princess Anne health fears: Royal sparks worries after Parker Bowles coronavirus diagnosis

54 minutes ago   |   Daily Express

PRINCESS ANNE's attendance at the Cheltenham Festival in mid-March is sparking health concerns after she was seen with Andrew Parker Bowles at the popular races.
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Boris Johnson restates pledge to boost UK coronavirus testing capacity

58 minutes ago   |   The Guardian

Private facilities offer to help in Dunkirk-style effort as PM says testing is ‘way through' crisis Coronavirus - latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage Boris Johnson...
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Health Chief Pledges 100,000 Coronavirus Tests A Day

Health Chief Pledges 100,000 Coronavirus Tests A Day

58 minutes ago   |   Huffington Post   |   2 articles

Health chiefs are aiming to check 100,000 people a day for coronavirus as part of a new project with private sector labs, one of the country's top officials has said. Medical...
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Opinion: Invoking Bayh-Dole may be needed to get affordable Covid-19 treatments

1 hour ago   |   STAT

As the Covid-19 pandemic strains the capacity of the U.S. health care system, attention is being focused on developing new drugs and therapies to fight it. Pharmaceutical...
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Covid-19 spreads too fast for traditional contact tracing. New digital tools could help

1 hour ago   |   STAT

Every strategy for releasing Covid-19's vise-grip on daily life starts with identifying cases and tracing their contacts - the laborious task of public health workers tracking...
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World health chiefs could U-turn on telling healthy people not to wear face masks

World health chiefs could U-turn on telling healthy people not to wear face masks

1 hour ago   |   Daily Mail

The World Health Organization is set to reconsider its advice for healthy people not to wear face masks, one former director says, amid growing evidence they could slow virus...
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Health officials have reportedly increased security for White House...

Health officials have reportedly increased security for White House coronavirus expert Dr. Fauci after he faces threats

US health officials have reportedly increased Dr. Anthony Fauci's security as he has faced threats to his personal safety. Sources told The Washington Post that the... Read more ...

Dynamo says having arthritis is the ‘worst thing that can happen to a magician'

Dynamo says having arthritis is the ‘worst thing that can happen to a magician'

Dynamo spoke about his health issued Dynamo has opened up about his arthritis, admitting it is the ‘worst thing that can happen to a magician' as so many tricks require... Read more ...

Justin Bieber postpones 2020 Changes tour dates due to coronavirus pandemic

Justin Bieber postpones 2020 Changes tour dates due to coronavirus pandemic

Justin Bieber is the latest star to have to postpone shows Justin Bieber has announced that his upcoming 2020 tour dates have been postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic... Read more ...

Coronavirus warning - three digestive symptoms that could be something serious

Coronavirus warning - three digestive symptoms that could be something serious

Coronavirus is a deadly infection that's easily spread among people, and has now killed more than 2,100 patients in the UK. Common symptoms and signs of COVID-19 include a dry... Read more ...

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: Expert reveals COVID-19 could permanently damage the lungs

Coronavirus warning: Expert reveals COVID-19 could permanently damage the lungs

CORONAVIRUS cases are continuing to rise in the UK, but almost 200,000 people worldwide are said to have recovered from the infection. While the news of recovered cases is... Read more ...

White House economists tried warning the Trump administration a pandemic...

White House economists tried warning the Trump administration a pandemic would kill up to 500,000 Americans and cost the economy $4 trillion

Top White House economic officials published a study last year warning that up to 500,000 Americans could die in a pandemic that could also inflict $4 trillion of damage to the... 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 ...

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 ...

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 ...