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Covid: How will I get a coronavirus vaccine?

Tue, 11/24/2020 - 01:58
Several vaccines are showing promise and one is already being reviewed by the UK regulator.

'My OCD got worse in lockdown'

Tue, 11/24/2020 - 00:03
The number of people seeking help for OCD has risen since the coronavirus pandemic started.

After lockdown: What is the new three tier system?

Mon, 11/23/2020 - 21:34
It's tougher than last time following complaints the previous system wasn't sufficient.

Prof Sarah Gilbert: The woman who designed the Oxford vaccine

Mon, 11/23/2020 - 17:38
Prof Sarah Gilbert got to work quickly on a coronavirus vaccine in January after decades of research.

Support bubbles: How do they work and who is in yours?

Mon, 11/23/2020 - 16:58
Some people across the UK have been able to form "support bubbles" or "extended households".

Covid: What is the Oxford vaccine and how does it work?

Mon, 11/23/2020 - 13:54
Why news on this vaccine is particularly important for people living in the UK.

Covid-19: Oxford vaccine 'highly effective'

Mon, 11/23/2020 - 11:29
The director of the Oxford Vaccine group says this vaccine is also easier to store than others.

Covid-19: Daily coronavirus test plan to cut contacts' 14-day self-isolation

Mon, 11/23/2020 - 10:23
Contacts of people with the virus will not need to quarantine if they test negative, the government says.

Covid-19: Oxford University vaccine shows 70% protection

Mon, 11/23/2020 - 08:50
Other groups have reported higher protection, but the results are still seen as a triumph.

Matt Hancock: Life back to normal 'after Easter'

Mon, 11/23/2020 - 08:38
The health secretary says the bulk of the vaccine rollout will happen in early 2021.

Trans teen in legal action over gender clinic wait

Mon, 11/23/2020 - 00:41
A 14-year-old transgender boy is taking legal action against NHS England over treatment delays.

Covid risk: 3 people, 3 very different Covid risks. What's yours?

Mon, 11/23/2020 - 00:11
A question everyone's asking: what's my Covid risk? Here's how to find out.

Covid in North Dakota: One day inside a rural US hospital’s fight

Mon, 11/23/2020 - 00:10
Staff at a 14-bed hospital in North Dakota tell first-hand their fight to keep friends' family members alive.

Cancer patient: 'It is just inhumane'

Sun, 11/22/2020 - 14:14
20-year-old Masha needs an experimental drug to help treat her cancer but her private insurer won't pay for it.

Coronavirus: £3bn for NHS but Sunak warns of 'economic shock' to come

Sun, 11/22/2020 - 11:32
Borrowing - which hit a record £22.3bn in October - cannot go on indefinitely, chancellor says.

Spending Review: Chancellor to announce £500m for mental health

Sat, 11/21/2020 - 22:56
The government hopes the funding will address the extra demand for services amid the Covid pandemic.

ICYMI: Piano playing in surgery and Covid safety robots

Sat, 11/21/2020 - 14:18
A look at some of the stories you may have missed this week.

Covid: Jab for people who cannot be vaccinated trialled

Sat, 11/21/2020 - 01:08
An injection of antibodies might provide up to six months' protection to immuno-compromised patients.

Covid-19: UK setting up vaccine centres ready for rollout - Matt Hancock

Fri, 11/20/2020 - 20:29
The health secretary says vaccination could begin next month if a jab is approved by the regulator.

Covid antibodies 'last at least six months'

Fri, 11/20/2020 - 18:40
The more antibodies people have, the lower their chances of re-infection, a study suggests.