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Parents warned of 'sharp rise' in eating disorders

Tue, 12/29/2020 - 00:51
Child health leaders say the increase is partly down to the pandemic's impact on young people.

Covid: Student nurse who nearly died returns to work

Tue, 12/29/2020 - 00:11
A video of Natasha Jenkins' emotional return to her children from hospital was viewed worldwide.

Coronavirus: Spain to keep registry of those who refuse Covid vaccine

Tue, 12/29/2020 - 00:05
Vaccination will not be mandatory, officials say, and the register will not be made public.

Covid-19: Hospitals face 'pressure' as coronavirus cases rise

Mon, 12/28/2020 - 03:40
Rising demand is down to the "rapid spread" of the new variant of Covid-19, health bosses say.

Covid-19: Five ways to stay positive through the winter

Sun, 12/27/2020 - 23:59
Tips on how to stay positive through winter 2020-21 - in the Covid-19 pandemic and beyond

Covid-19: UK records 30,000 new cases and 316 deaths

Sun, 12/27/2020 - 21:12
Another 316 people have died within 28 days of a positive test, as hospitals come under pressure.

Covid-19: London Ambulance Service receives as many 999 calls as first wave

Sun, 12/27/2020 - 21:03
Patient demand is equal "and now arguably greater" than at the first wave's peak, the service says.

Covid: Cardiff health board plea for critical care help

Sun, 12/27/2020 - 11:24
The health board running Wales' largest hospital says it is "extremely busy" due to Covid-19.

Losing a daughter to cancer during the Covid-19 pandemic

Sun, 12/27/2020 - 07:03
Áine Kearns remembers her "caring, incredibly witty" daughter Anna, 18, who died in August.

Coronavirus: Millions wake to tighter Covid restrictions

Sat, 12/26/2020 - 02:54
More areas in England enter tier 4, as lockdowns are in place in Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland.

Covid: Post-exposure antibody protection trialled

Fri, 12/25/2020 - 19:52
The first ten people are jabbed in London as part of a global trial.

Covid-19: UK coronavirus deaths pass 70,000

Fri, 12/25/2020 - 18:14
A further 570 deaths are reported on Christmas Day, as confirmed cases rise by 32,725.

Rob Burrow: Rugby League legend's year living with MND

Fri, 12/25/2020 - 07:51
The Rugby League legend looks back on a year of challenges since his motor neurone disease diagnosis.

Schools 'may need to close to control new variant'

Thu, 12/24/2020 - 12:06
Variant spreads 56% faster and may need tougher measures to control, a study suggests.

Covid: Sharp rises in infection levels in England, says ONS

Thu, 12/24/2020 - 11:43
London now has the highest percentage of people testing positive in the UK, ONS figures suggest.

Coronavirus: Fresh air 'forgotten weapon' in fight

Thu, 12/24/2020 - 09:38
Experts are increasingly worried that the virus can accumulate in stuffy rooms.

Covid-19: UK bans travel from South Africa over variant

Thu, 12/24/2020 - 09:09
The rule reflects the "increased risk" from a variant linked to two cases in England, officials say.

'Horrendous' ambulance delays at West Midlands hospitals

Wed, 12/23/2020 - 18:31
At one West Midlands hospital, one crew had to wait seven hours to hand over a patient.

Covid: Rapid tests 'useful public health tool'

Wed, 12/23/2020 - 18:27
A group of scientists said rapid tests and lab-based PCR tests should not be directly compared.

UK has two cases of variant linked to South Africa

Wed, 12/23/2020 - 18:07
Travel restrictions and quarantine rules have been introduced to limit the spread.