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Coronavirus: Wuhan doctor, 42, whose skin turned dark due to COVID-19 treatment makes full recovery

Coronavirus: Wuhan doctor, 42, whose skin turned dark due to COVID-19 treatment makes full recovery

32 minutes ago   |   Daily Mail

Dr Yi Fan has made a full recovery from COVID-19 after contracting the disease while treating patients at a hospital in Wuhan in January. He appeared in public for the first...
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Study finds sharp fall in immunity three months after coronavirus infection

38 minutes ago   |   Politico   |   2 articles

LONDON - British scientists have found that antibody levels in those who have had COVID-19 fell by around 26 percent over three months, raising questions about long-term...
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Coronavirus: ‘long Covid' patients left with lower IQs and aged brains

Coronavirus: ‘long Covid' patients left with lower IQs and aged brains

43 minutes ago   |   The Week

Credits Alt Text Coronavirus patient Imperial College study finds that infection can cause mental decline equivalent to losing 8.5 IQ points One-Minute Read Chas...
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Three common bowel cancer warning signs that you may be ignoring

Three common bowel cancer warning signs that you may be ignoring

44 minutes ago   |   Daily Express

BOWEL cancer symptoms include any changes to your toilet habit, including changes to your poo, or unexplained bleeding. But you could also be at risk of the disease if you...
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STAT Plus: Why did this small biotech blow up? Because spinning bad drug data never works

1 hour ago   |   STAT

Put aside for a moment the curiosity of why anyone would believe aspirin and fish oil might be an effective treatment for Duchenne muscular dystrophy, a rare, degenerative...
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Robot games: 11 of the best mech games on PC

Robot games: 11 of the best mech games on PC

1 hour ago   |   PCGamesN

What are the best robot games on PC? Strapping into an overpowered robot filled to the brim with rockets and lasers is a power fantasy as old as anime itself. Classic shows...
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Scott O. Lilienfeld, 1960-2020: Kind Champion of Rigor in Psychological Science

Scott O. Lilienfeld, 1960-2020: Kind Champion of Rigor in Psychological Science

1 hour ago   |   Social Science Space

“Some knew as a professor of clinical psychology; others as a general psychologist or a critic of pseudoscience. His work in each area was so remarkable that you might think...
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19 science-backed ways men can appear more attractive to women

1 hour ago   |   The Independent

We're talking small tweaks, like acting nicer and swapping your deodorant
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Not wearing a mask linked to anti-social personality disorder

Not wearing a mask linked to anti-social personality disorder

1 hour ago   |   Metro

The study found that empathy for others was linked with compliance with coronavirus restrictions Refusing to wear a face mask amid the pandemic has been linked to Anti-Social...
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Smaller, more efficient tokamak could follow in ITER's fusion footsteps 

Smaller, more efficient tokamak could follow in ITER's fusion footsteps 

1 hour ago   |   Ars Technica

Enlarge / The magnetic fields inside a tokamak. (credit: Jong-Kyu Park, Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory ) Depending on who you ask, fusion power is either already here (but...
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Locked phones will be banned from UK store shelves from December 2021

Locked phones will be banned from UK store shelves from December 2021

Ofcom has announced that phone resellers will no longer be able to sell locked phones in the UK. The new regulation comes into effect from December 2021, with the aim of making... Read more ...

BBC's Victoria Derbyshire apologises for saying she would break 'Rule of Six'

BBC's Victoria Derbyshire apologises for saying she would break 'Rule of Six'

The BBC's Victoria Derbyshire had said she would not be adhering to the current 'rule of six', if it is still in place on December 25, so that her family of seven could join... Read more ...

Tinder launches ‘Face to Face' video chat function

Tinder launches ‘Face to Face' video chat function

Take your online dating to the next level Tinder is set to launch a new video experience that allows you to connect visually with your matches, without having to exchange... Read more ...

Tom Parker and wife Kelsey welcome baby after terminal brain tumour diagnosis

Tom Parker and wife Kelsey welcome baby after terminal brain tumour diagnosis

Max George let slip his The Wanted bandmate Tom Parker had welcomed his second child during an appearance on Lorraine Read more ...

Minister claims holiday activities 'more important' than free school meals

Minister claims holiday activities 'more important' than free school meals

Nadhim Zahawi, the business minister, said this morning that the 'best way' to deal with poverty was through local government programmes and through the welfare system. Read more ...

A British student was fined $8,600 for breaking COVID-19 quarantine after...

A British student was fined $8,600 for breaking COVID-19 quarantine after posting an Instagram photo of herself at a restaurant

Summary List Placement A British student was fined £6,600 after authorities said they found her breaking quarantine rules after a flight, including visiting a restaurant, and... Read more ...

Seven Al-Qaeda leaders killed in US drone strike

Seven Al-Qaeda leaders killed in US drone strike

People attend the funeral of fighters killed in a Russian airstrike in the town of Idlib, northern Syria Seven senior Al-Qaeda leaders are believed to have been killed in a US... Read more ...

Brian May admits he's 'grateful to be alive' after suffering a heart attack

Brian May admits he's 'grateful to be alive' after suffering a heart attack

Speaking candidly on Tuesday's GMB about his ordeal, the Queen icon, 73, said he was in 'excruciating' pain after having stents fitted to clear his three blocked arteries. Read more ...

Princess Beatrice and Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi look so in love in...

Princess Beatrice and Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi look so in love in never-before-seen royal wedding photo

Princess Beatrice stunned royal fans with her surprise wedding to Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi in... Read more ...

Uber fires ethnic minority drivers based on a 'racially-biased' star-rating...

Uber fires ethnic minority drivers based on a 'racially-biased' star-rating system, a new lawsuit claims. It accuses Uber of 'intentional race discrimination.'

Summary List Placement A former Uber driver filed a lawsuit against the taxi app on Monday, claiming it discriminates against ethnic minority drivers by firing workers based on... Read more ...