• Most people 'want a lockdown for the unvaccinated', says YouGov poll By Wales online   -   Dec 7, 2021

    MOST PEOPLE 'WANT A LOCKDOWN FOR THE UNVACCINATED', SAYS YOUGOV POLL

    It comes after Germany leader Angela Merkel cut off unjabbed people from large parts of public life

    Health
  • Three more cases of Omicron variant of Covid confirmed in Wales By Wales online   -   Dec 7, 2021

    THREE MORE CASES OF OMICRON VARIANT OF COVID CONFIRMED IN WALES

    Two of the cases have been linked to international travel

    Health
  • The countries with the lowest Covid rates and deaths have the highest rates of vaccination By Wales online   -   Dec 7, 2021

    THE COUNTRIES WITH THE LOWEST COVID RATES AND DEATHS HAVE THE HIGHEST RATES OF VACCINATION

    It seems obvious right? The countries that have given more of their populous the Covid vaccine have fewer deaths from Covid, and often...

    Vaccination, Health
  • Boris Johnson 'intends to confirm Christmas can go ahead without restrictions' in England By Wales online   -   Dec 7, 2021

    BORIS JOHNSON 'INTENDS TO CONFIRM CHRISTMAS CAN GO AHEAD WITHOUT RESTRICTIONS' IN ENGLAND

    Boris Johnson is reportedly set to say there will be no restrictions on Christmas in England. In Wales, the health minister says the...

    Health
  • Unvaccinated people barred from huge range of public places in Italy By Wales online   -   Dec 7, 2021

    UNVACCINATED PEOPLE BARRED FROM HUGE RANGE OF PUBLIC PLACES IN ITALY

    New measures are being enforced on public transport and in restaurants and live music events

    Health
  • Mum who binge-ate after brother's sudden death loses almost half her body weight By Wales online   -   Dec 7, 2021

    MUM WHO BINGE-ATE AFTER BROTHER'S SUDDEN DEATH LOSES ALMOST HALF HER BODY WEIGHT

    Grieving over three times Mr Wales Andrew Humphreys caused his sister Lee-Anne to self-destruct with food

    Food, Health
  • Young man with clean bill of health left 'hours from death' in hospital after catching Covid By Wales online   -   Dec 7, 2021

    YOUNG MAN WITH CLEAN BILL OF HEALTH LEFT 'HOURS FROM DEATH' IN HOSPITAL AFTER CATCHING COVID

    Aled Davies, 30, was moved from Wales into England to be placed on a machine which acted as an artificial lung

    Hospital, Health
  • Mum wins court battle against Welsh NHS which refused to fund her lifesaving cancer procedure By Wales online   -   Dec 7, 2021

    MUM WINS COURT BATTLE AGAINST WELSH NHS WHICH REFUSED TO FUND HER LIFESAVING CANCER PROCEDURE

    'I want to live to see my children graduate, fall in love, and have their own children. Is that too much to ask?'

    Cancer, Health
  • Number of people unwell in hospital with Covid in Wales is falling By Wales online   -   Dec 7, 2021

    NUMBER OF PEOPLE UNWELL IN HOSPITAL WITH COVID IN WALES IS FALLING

    There are now 200 fewer Covid patients taking up hospital beds than there were just a month ago

    Hospital, Health
  • Care services in Cardiff and Vale of Glamorgan are in 'crisis', warn officials By Wales online   -   Dec 7, 2021

    CARE SERVICES IN CARDIFF AND VALE OF GLAMORGAN ARE IN 'CRISIS', WARN OFFICIALS

    Cardiff Council, the Vale of Glamorgan Council, Cardiff and Vale University Health Board, and the Welsh Ambulance Service have issued...

    Health
  • Coronavirus infection rates, cases and deaths for all parts of Wales on Friday, December 3 By Wales online   -   Dec 7, 2021

    CORONAVIRUS INFECTION RATES, CASES AND DEATHS FOR ALL PARTS OF WALES ON FRIDAY, DECEMBER 3

    The seven-day infection rate has risen but there remain no cases of the new Omicron variant in Wales

    Health
  • Eight emergency workers a day assaulted in Wales while trying to help people By Wales online   -   Dec 7, 2021

    EIGHT EMERGENCY WORKERS A DAY ASSAULTED IN WALES WHILE TRYING TO HELP PEOPLE

    The assaults included kicking, slapping, headbutting, and verbal abuse while more than 20 incidents involved a weapon

    Health
  • Two cases of E. coli found in different Welsh primary schools By Wales online   -   Dec 7, 2021

    TWO CASES OF E. COLI FOUND IN DIFFERENT WELSH PRIMARY SCHOOLS

    Public Health Wales said there was currently no evidence to suggest the cases were linked

    Health
  • Coronavirus infection rates, cases and deaths for all parts of Wales on Thursday, December 2 By Wales online   -   Dec 7, 2021

    CORONAVIRUS INFECTION RATES, CASES AND DEATHS FOR ALL PARTS OF WALES ON THURSDAY, DECEMBER 2

    The seven-day infection rate has fallen again as concerns grow over the Omicron variant

    Health
  • Thousands of nurses in Wales vote to strike against 'derisory' 3% pay offer from Welsh Government By Wales online   -   Dec 7, 2021

    THOUSANDS OF NURSES IN WALES VOTE TO STRIKE AGAINST 'DERISORY' 3% PAY OFFER FROM WELSH GOVERNMENT

    More than half of RCN members who voted supported strike action while 90.6% backed action short of a strike

    Health
  • Are lateral flow tests effective in detecting the Omicron variant? Everything we know so far By Wales online   -   Dec 7, 2021

    ARE LATERAL FLOW TESTS EFFECTIVE IN DETECTING THE OMICRON VARIANT? EVERYTHING WE KNOW SO FAR

    Data is still being collected on the new variant, but this is what we know

    Health
  • Woman with rare cancer takes NHS chiefs to court after refusing her lifesaving surgery By Wales online   -   Dec 7, 2021

    WOMAN WITH RARE CANCER TAKES NHS CHIEFS TO COURT AFTER REFUSING HER LIFESAVING SURGERY

    The same treatment is available in England, Northern Ireland and Scotland but is not routinely available under Welsh Government policies

    Cancer, Health
  • Millions of Brits acting as unofficial, unpaid 'carers' to someone outside of their home By Wales online   -   Dec 7, 2021

    MILLIONS OF BRITS ACTING AS UNOFFICIAL, UNPAID 'CARERS' TO SOMEONE OUTSIDE OF THEIR HOME

    Over half believe looking after a loved one has left them with a second full-time job - but nine in 10 feel it is their moral obligation

    Health
  • Woman who lost almost 9st during lockdown looks to be 'beautiful bride' By Wales online   -   Dec 7, 2021

    WOMAN WHO LOST ALMOST 9ST DURING LOCKDOWN LOOKS TO BE 'BEAUTIFUL BRIDE'

    Slimming World's 'Woman of the Year' had struggled with weight and avoided cameras for so long she hardly recognised herself

    Health
  • English Government secures 114 million jabs for future booster campaigns By Wales online   -   Dec 7, 2021

    ENGLISH GOVERNMENT SECURES 114 MILLION JABS FOR FUTURE BOOSTER CAMPAIGNS

    Ministers have signed contracts for the two mRNA vaccines covering health drives over the next two years

    Vaccination, Health