• Coronavirus patients may still be contagious up to EIGHT DAYS after symptoms disappear, study finds By Daily Mail   -   Mar 30, 2020

    CORONAVIRUS PATIENTS MAY STILL BE CONTAGIOUS UP TO EIGHT DAYS AFTER SYMPTOMS DISAPPEAR, STUDY FINDS

    A new study from Yale University School of Medicine found that some coronavirus patients in China were contagious for up to eight days...

  • Doctor claims a combination of drugs could prevent coronavirus patients from needing ventilators By Daily Mail   -   Mar 30, 2020

    DOCTOR CLAIMS A COMBINATION OF DRUGS COULD PREVENT CORONAVIRUS PATIENTS FROM NEEDING VENTILATORS

    A doctor is seeking FDA approval to treat patients with coronavirus with two drugs in a clinical trial. Evidence suggests they can...

    Drugs
  • J&J vows to make 1 billion doses of coronavirus vaccine by 2021 By Daily Mail   -   Mar 30, 2020

    J&J VOWS TO MAKE 1 BILLION DOSES OF CORONAVIRUS VACCINE BY 2021

    Combined with the funding it will get from the US government, Johnson & Johnson's COVID-19 project is worth $1 billion. It has not...

    Vaccination
  • UK regulators have blocked the use of antimalarials to treat coronavirus despite US doctors using it By Daily Mail   -   Mar 30, 2020

    UK REGULATORS HAVE BLOCKED THE USE OF ANTIMALARIALS TO TREAT CORONAVIRUS DESPITE US DOCTORS USING IT

    The FDA on Sunday approved them for 'emergency use' on hospitalised patients. But doctors in UK have been told they can't use them...

  • Nobel Prize-winning scientist claims coronavirus outbreaks in New York and Italy are finally SLOWING By Daily Mail   -   Mar 30, 2020

    NOBEL PRIZE-WINNING SCIENTIST CLAIMS CORONAVIRUS OUTBREAKS IN NEW YORK AND ITALY ARE FINALLY SLOWING

    Professor Michael Levitt, a biology expert at Stanford University in California, said Italy and New York have 'turned a corner' in...

  • Coronavirus US: Dead bodies are loaded onto truck with forklift By Daily Mail   -   Mar 30, 2020

    CORONAVIRUS US: DEAD BODIES ARE LOADED ONTO TRUCK WITH FORKLIFT

    Footage has emerged of dead bodies being loaded onto a truck with a forklift outside a Brooklyn hospital the same day a nurse shared...

    Hospital
  • Doctors avoiding work with coronavirus patients due to compensation fears if they die By Daily Mail   -   Mar 30, 2020

    DOCTORS AVOIDING WORK WITH CORONAVIRUS PATIENTS DUE TO COMPENSATION FEARS IF THEY DIE

    A survey by the Doctors' Association UK found that at least 350 medics said they were unwilling to change their hours or do extra work...

  • Can Britain REALLY get 17.5million antibody coronavirus tests by mid-April? By Daily Mail   -   Mar 30, 2020

    CAN BRITAIN REALLY GET 17.5MILLION ANTIBODY CORONAVIRUS TESTS BY MID-APRIL?

    The UK Government has said it will start public use of tests which show if someone has ever had coronavirus within the next two weeks,...

  • Coronavirus: 'Viral load' with may dictate severity of symptoms By Daily Mail   -   Mar 30, 2020

    CORONAVIRUS: 'VIRAL LOAD' WITH MAY DICTATE SEVERITY OF SYMPTOMS

    Experts at universities in the UK say being exposed to a large amount of the coronavirus when you are first infected could overwhelm...

  • Around a QUARTER of some NHS forces are off work to self-isolate By Daily Mail   -   Mar 30, 2020

    AROUND A QUARTER OF SOME NHS FORCES ARE OFF WORK TO SELF-ISOLATE

    The Royal College of Physicians and The Royal College of Nursing have said around 25 per cent of its members are currently off work,...

  • Coronavirus UK: Death toll hits 1,415 with more than 20,000 cases By Daily Mail   -   Mar 30, 2020

    CORONAVIRUS UK: DEATH TOLL HITS 1,415 WITH MORE THAN 20,000 CASES

    Wales recorded 14 more deaths overnight, while Scotland reported six more. It means they have suffered 62 and 47 deaths, respectively.

  • Coronavirus death toll at London hospital is 'TRIPLE the official NHS statistic' By Daily Mail   -   Mar 30, 2020

    CORONAVIRUS DEATH TOLL AT LONDON HOSPITAL IS 'TRIPLE THE OFFICIAL NHS STATISTIC'

    King's College Hospital in south London has recorded at least 31 deaths but its official toll is only 11. The deputy chief medical...

    Hospital
  • NHS medics 'must wear full PPE gear within 3ft of a corona patient' By Daily Mail   -   Mar 30, 2020

    NHS MEDICS 'MUST WEAR FULL PPE GEAR WITHIN 3FT OF A CORONA PATIENT'

    Public Health England has issued stricter guidance on personal protective equipment , making it a requirement to wear a face mask,...

    Face, Eye
  • UK's coronavirus outbreak is 'starting to slow but deaths will keep rising' By Daily Mail   -   Mar 30, 2020

    UK'S CORONAVIRUS OUTBREAK IS 'STARTING TO SLOW BUT DEATHS WILL KEEP RISING'

    Professor Neil Ferguson said he had detected 'early signs' that the spread was being curbed by lockdown, with the rate of increase...

    Hospital
  • Spain becomes third country to pass China with more than 85,000 coronavirus infections By Daily Mail   -   Mar 30, 2020

    SPAIN BECOMES THIRD COUNTRY TO PASS CHINA WITH MORE THAN 85,000 CORONAVIRUS INFECTIONS

    Spain has confirmed 85,195 cases of coronavirus in total with almost 6,400 people diagnosed between Sunday and Monday, as the number...

  • How young people - many who were perfectly fit and healthy - ARE being killed by coronavirus By Daily Mail   -   Mar 28, 2020

    HOW YOUNG PEOPLE - MANY WHO WERE PERFECTLY FIT AND HEALTHY - ARE BEING KILLED BY CORONAVIRUS

    Adam Harkins Sullivan, 28, from North London, tragically died last week after contracting coronavirus. The painter and decorator became...

  • DR MICHAEL MOSLEY: Our two adult sons both have symptoms. Will my wife and I be struck down next?  By Daily Mail   -   Mar 28, 2020

    DR MICHAEL MOSLEY: OUR TWO ADULT SONS BOTH HAVE SYMPTOMS. WILL MY WIFE AND I BE STRUCK DOWN NEXT? 

    DR MICHAEL MOSLEY: Jack, 27, and my other son Dan, 25, developed symptoms: a fever, headache and cough. My wife Clare, 59, and I are...

  • It's NOT 'just like flu': All this fake news makes my blood boil, writes DR ELLIE CANNON By Daily Mail   -   Mar 28, 2020

    IT'S NOT 'JUST LIKE FLU': ALL THIS FAKE NEWS MAKES MY BLOOD BOIL, WRITES DR ELLIE CANNON

    DR ELLIE CANNON: Even in my position, it is hard not to be sucked in by the scare stories or to be frightened by the amateur statisticians...

    Flu
  • Sniffer dogs could become a new ally in the coronavirus war by identifying infected people By Daily Mail   -   Mar 28, 2020

    SNIFFER DOGS COULD BECOME A NEW ALLY IN THE CORONAVIRUS WAR BY IDENTIFYING INFECTED PEOPLE

    Specially trained animals could help identify people carrying the deadly virus - even before they show symptoms - outside hospital...

    Hospital
  • Not one person will be 'left to die' - no matter their age, says NHS intensive care specialist By Daily Mail   -   Mar 28, 2020

    NOT ONE PERSON WILL BE 'LEFT TO DIE' - NO MATTER THEIR AGE, SAYS NHS INTENSIVE CARE SPECIALIST

    DR RON DANIELS: The UK has an outstanding record in triage - prioritising who gets treatment based on clinical needs. That's not about...