• VINDICATED: The women left in agony by vaginal mesh but were told they were imagining it By Daily Mail   -   Jul 4, 2020

    VINDICATED: THE WOMEN LEFT IN AGONY BY VAGINAL MESH BUT WERE TOLD THEY WERE IMAGINING IT

    Thousands of women who have suffered life-changing injuries as a result of vaginal-mesh operations are set to be vindicated by a landmark...

  • DR ELLIE CANNON: Lockdowns help to avoid a second wave - but the Government MUST give us the facts By Daily Mail   -   Jul 4, 2020

    DR ELLIE CANNON: LOCKDOWNS HELP TO AVOID A SECOND WAVE - BUT THE GOVERNMENT MUST GIVE US THE FACTS

    DR ELLIE CANNON: We are not seeing a second wave. In fact, lockdowns such as the one in Leicester, as painful as they'll be, are the...

  • HEALTH NOTES: Thousands of children miss out on jabs because their mothers have mental health issues By Daily Mail   -   Jul 4, 2020

    HEALTH NOTES: THOUSANDS OF CHILDREN MISS OUT ON JABS BECAUSE THEIR MOTHERS HAVE MENTAL HEALTH ISSUES

    Conditions like depression and anxiety leave mothers less likely to attend appointments where injections are given to protect under-fives...

    Injection, Injections, Depression
  • Breast cancer patients to be spared surgery thanks to 'magnetic' seed smaller than a grain of rice  By Daily Mail   -   Jul 4, 2020

    BREAST CANCER PATIENTS TO BE SPARED SURGERY THANKS TO 'MAGNETIC' SEED SMALLER THAN A GRAIN OF RICE 

    The new implant, called Magseed, acts as a marker, allowing surgeons to flag and remove only cancerous nodes, sparing the healthy ones.

    Cancer, Breast, Breasts
  • BARNEY CALMAN: Cystic fibrosis sufferers finally get 'wonder drug' after endless talks By Daily Mail   -   Jul 4, 2020

    BARNEY CALMAN: CYSTIC FIBROSIS SUFFERERS FINALLY GET 'WONDER DRUG' AFTER ENDLESS TALKS

    Over the past six months, the MoS has lifted the lid on the secretive talks between NHS England and drug company Vertex on access to...

    Lifting, Drugs
  • DR MAX PEMBERTON: Why that drip-drip of nagging damages your health  By Daily Mail   -   Jul 4, 2020

    DR MAX PEMBERTON: WHY THAT DRIP-DRIP OF NAGGING DAMAGES YOUR HEALTH 

    DR MAX PEMBERTON: Researchers from Pennsylvania found that people who reported high levels of criticism from their partner were more...

  • Coronavirus UK: 137 new fatalities By Daily Mail   -   Jul 3, 2020

    CORONAVIRUS UK: 137 NEW FATALITIES

    Separate data released by the government panel also claimed the UK's current growth rate - how the number of new cases is changing...

  • 50% fewer COVID-19 patients died when treated with hydroxychloroquine By Daily Mail   -   Jul 3, 2020

    50% FEWER COVID-19 PATIENTS DIED WHEN TREATED WITH HYDROXYCHLOROQUINE

    A Henry Ford Health System study of more than 2,500 patients found that death rates were 50% lower among those treated with hydroxychlrooquine....

    Drugs
  • Labour calls for free flu jabs for over-50s to prevent second Covid-19 wave combined with influenza By Daily Mail   -   Jul 3, 2020

    LABOUR CALLS FOR FREE FLU JABS FOR OVER-50S TO PREVENT SECOND COVID-19 WAVE COMBINED WITH INFLUENZA

    Labour Leader Sir Keir Starmer said the Government owed it to the NHS to do all it could to prevent two outbreaks - of Covid-19 and...

    Flu
  • Coronavirus UK: Daily death toll has stopped falling as quickly By Daily Mail   -   Jul 3, 2020

    CORONAVIRUS UK: DAILY DEATH TOLL HAS STOPPED FALLING AS QUICKLY

    Government statistics last night revealed 110 people have died after testing positive for Covid-19 every day this week, on average....

  • Britons should be encouraged to have sex or masturbate in lockdown to be happy, researchers say By Daily Mail   -   Jul 3, 2020

    BRITONS SHOULD BE ENCOURAGED TO HAVE SEX OR MASTURBATE IN LOCKDOWN TO BE HAPPY, RESEARCHERS SAY

    Researchers quizzed 900 adults in the UK during the height of the Covid-19 crisis about their sexual activity. Almost 40 per cent admitted...

  • One in 10 Covid patients who lose their taste and smell may never get it back By Daily Mail   -   Jul 3, 2020

    ONE IN 10 COVID PATIENTS WHO LOSE THEIR TASTE AND SMELL MAY NEVER GET IT BACK

    A small study of Italians who had mild bouts of Covid-19 revealed that for some, their sense of smell or taste had not recovered or...

  • Grant Shapps will FINALLY unveil 'safe' countries for holidays TODAY By Daily Mail   -   Jul 3, 2020

    GRANT SHAPPS WILL FINALLY UNVEIL 'SAFE' COUNTRIES FOR HOLIDAYS TODAY

    France, Italy, Spain, Germany and New Zealand will be among around 60 destinations back on the agenda from July 10, the Transport Secretary...

  • Coronavirus UK: Resident risk homelessness if care homes fail By Daily Mail   -   Jul 3, 2020

    CORONAVIRUS UK: RESIDENT RISK HOMELESSNESS IF CARE HOMES FAIL

    Adam Gordon, a professor of the care of older people at Nottingham University, said many frail, vulnerable people are at risk because...

  • Could a pill made from gut bacteria treat Covid-19? By Daily Mail   -   Jul 3, 2020

    COULD A PILL MADE FROM GUT BACTERIA TREAT COVID-19?

    In a trial launched today, 90 patients at University Hospitals Plymouth will be given the pill, which contains bacteria that have been...

    Hospital
  • Three in four DIY swab kits are NOT being used despite being included in Government's testing tally By Daily Mail   -   Jul 3, 2020

    THREE IN FOUR DIY SWAB KITS ARE NOT BEING USED DESPITE BEING INCLUDED IN GOVERNMENT'S TESTING TALLY

    Just 117,759 of more than 450,000 kits sent to Britons and care home residents in the week ending June 4 were actually returned to...

  • Coronavirus England: 34 areas where cases have RISEN recently By Daily Mail   -   Jul 3, 2020

    CORONAVIRUS ENGLAND: 34 AREAS WHERE CASES HAVE RISEN RECENTLY

    The seaside town of Redcar in North Yorkshire and leafy Wokingham saw the biggest week-on-week increases in cases of the virus per...

  • One care home resident died every minute during peak of the Covid-19 crisis By Daily Mail   -   Jul 3, 2020

    ONE CARE HOME RESIDENT DIED EVERY MINUTE DURING PEAK OF THE COVID-19 CRISIS

    Office for National Statistics figures released today revealed 1,300 care home residents passed away on April 12 in England and Wales....

  • Lung infections including Covid-19 HALVED in a week in hospitals and care homes in England By Daily Mail   -   Jul 3, 2020

    LUNG INFECTIONS INCLUDING COVID-19 HALVED IN A WEEK IN HOSPITALS AND CARE HOMES IN ENGLAND

    Data from Public Health England shows the number of 'respiratory outbreaks' reported in workplaces rose from 22 to 43 in the last fortnight...

    Hospital
  • Trump claims the 'coronavirus death rate is down' despite startling data that it's RISING again By Daily Mail   -   Jul 3, 2020

    TRUMP CLAIMS THE 'CORONAVIRUS DEATH RATE IS DOWN' DESPITE STARTLING DATA THAT IT'S RISING AGAIN

    Donald Trump boldly claimed the coronavirus death rate is 'down' in the US, even though startling data, including a record-breaking...