Infectious Disease

What does winter hold for COVID-19 and UK health?

6 hours ago   |   Science Media Centre

As we unlock after the COVID-19 pandemic, health experts are looking ahead to winter to anticipate the challenges we may face. The Academy of Medical Sciences assembled a group...
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Pediatricians walk back school-reopening stance as WHO gives dire warning

Pediatricians walk back school-reopening stance as WHO gives dire warning

10 hours ago   |   Ars Technica

Enlarge / American Academy of Pediatrics President Dr. Sally Goza attends a meeting with US President Donald Trump, students, teachers, and administrators about how to safely...
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White House press secretary says Trump and Fauci have 'a good working relationship,' even though they reportedly haven't spoken since the first week of June

White House press secretary says Trump and Fauci have 'a good working relationship,' even though they reportedly haven't spoken since the first week of June

14 hours ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

Press Secretary Kayleigh McEnany claimed during her Monday briefing that the nation's leading infectious disease expert and the president "have always had a good working...
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WHO: We won't immediately have a 'perfect vaccine,' and it is 'not realistic' to expect the virus will soon be eliminated

15 hours ago   |   Business Insider

The World Health Organization warned Monday that any coronavirus vaccine will likely not be "perfect," in part because not "everyone will have access" to it right away. The WHO...
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White House denies Trump undermining Dr Fauci despite sending 'opposition research' to reporters

15 hours ago   |   The Independent   |   3 articles

The White House on Monday denied sending campaign-style opposition research to reporters to discredit Anthony Fauci, the federal government's top infectious disease expert who...
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The White House stepped up its campaign against Dr. Fauci, circulating a list of 'mistakes' on COVID-19 in an attempt to discredit him

23 hours ago   |   Business Insider   |   3 articles

The White House has stepped up its attacks on Anthony Fauci, a key member of the coronavirus task force. According to reports Saturday, the White House is circulating a list of...
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Trump officials try to discredit top US infectious diseases expert

1 day ago   |   Evening Standard

The White House has attempted to discredit America's leading infectious disease expert as coronavirus continues to surge in the US.
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Fauci hasn't met with Trump in more than a month and is being sidelined from TV appearances as the US coronavirus outbreak worsens

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

Anthony Fauci is being sidelined from briefing President Trump in Oval Office meetings, as well as the public through national television appearances. Fauci, the nation's top...
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All kinds of outbreaks, from COVID-19 to violence, share the same principles

2 days ago   |   Science News for Students

All kinds of outbreaks, from COVID-19 to violence, share the same principles : Epidemiologists like to say, “If you've seen one pandemic, you've seen ... one pandemic.” But...
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Dr. Fauci says Trump is 'obviously' wrong that '99%' of coronavirus cases are 'totally harmless'

3 days ago   |   Business Insider

Dr. Anthony Fauci, the nation's top infectious disease expert, said President Donald Trump's recent false claim that "99%" of coronavirus cases in the US are "totally harmless...
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Jurgen Klopp congratulates Adebayo Akinfenwa after Wycombe's play-off success

Jurgen Klopp congratulates Adebayo Akinfenwa after Wycombe's play-off success

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp sent Adebayo Akinfenwa a congratulatory video message, after the forward helped Wycombe secure promotion to the Championship. Read more ...

Naya Rivera confirmed dead as Glee star's body found in lake

Naya Rivera confirmed dead as Glee star's body found in lake

Naya Rivera has been confirmed dead after her unaccompanied four-year-old son was found alone on a rented boat on a lake in Southern California Read more ...

Start of the recovery? UK economy grew 1.8 per cent in May

Start of the recovery? UK economy grew 1.8 per cent in May

Official figures showed GDP grew by 1.8 per cent in May, although it is still nearly a quarter lower than before the draconian coronavirus restrictions were imposed. Read more ...

Naya Rivera saved her son's life but 'couldn't save herself' in tragic death

Naya Rivera saved her son's life but 'couldn't save herself' in tragic death

The 33-year-old Glee star was confirmed dead yesterday by Police as her body was found six days after she was reported missing. Read more ...

Legendary commentator Clive Tyldesley stepping away from lead role for ITV

Legendary commentator Clive Tyldesley stepping away from lead role for ITV

Legendary commentator Clive Tyldesley will be stepping away from his lead role with ITV after 22 years of service. ITV announced that he will be replaced by Sam Matterface next... Read more ...

Naya Rivera Dead at 33: Look Back at the Glee Star's Sweet Photos With Son Josey

Naya Rivera Dead at 33: Look Back at the Glee Star's Sweet Photos With Son Josey

Fans are mourning the death of Naya Rivera. The Glee actress has died at the age of 33. Rivera's body was recovered five days after she went missing while boating with her... Read more ...

Grant Imahara, MythBusters Presenter, Dies Aged 49

Grant Imahara, MythBusters Presenter, Dies Aged 49

MythBusters star Grant Imahara has died at the age of 49. On Monday evening, The Hollywood Reporter broke the news of Grant's death, reporting that he had “died suddenly”... Read more ...

Man Utd hero Paul Scholes blames one player for Southampton draw

Man Utd hero Paul Scholes blames one player for Southampton draw

Manchester United hero Paul Scholes singled out one player after the Southampton draw. Read more ...

MythBusters' popular host Grant Imahara dies at 49 of a brain aneurysm

MythBusters' popular host Grant Imahara dies at 49 of a brain aneurysm

The Mythbusters star, who studied electrical engineering at USC, officially joined 'The Build Team' as Scottie Chapman's replacement in the third season. Read more ...

Lidl to open 25 new stores across the UK this year creating 1,000 jobs

Lidl to open 25 new stores across the UK this year creating 1,000 jobs

Budget supermarket Lidl has unveiled plans to open a new store every week until Christmas, creating 1,000 jobs, and then keep going into next year and the year after until 100... Read more ...