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Instagram fixes ‘mistake’ promoting harmful diet content

4 hours 53 min ago
Some users said they were offered "appetite suppressants" and "fasting" by the search feature.

Psilocybin: Magic mushroom compound 'promising' for depression

4 hours 55 min ago
A study of 59 people compared the drug with a conventional antidepressant.

Covid: 82% of positive rapid tests 'were correct'

5 hours 10 min ago
There had been concerns that large numbers would have to self-isolate after a false positive result.

'My mother's fertility doctor is my father'

5 hours 59 min ago
When a DNA test revealed a decades-old family secret, Maia’s life was turned upside down.

Covid vaccines: 'I jumped at the chance to get my jab early'

Wed, 04/14/2021 - 21:15
Lawrence Dixon, 30, signed up to the reserve list in the morning and received a jab that evening.

Conservative MP Owen Paterson on the death of his wife, Rose

Wed, 04/14/2021 - 17:28
Former cabinet minister Owen Paterson has spoken about the loss of his wife, Rose, who took her own life last year.

Covid jab could be required for England care home staff

Wed, 04/14/2021 - 17:21
Nearly half of all older adult care homes do not meet recommended vaccine thresholds, the government says.

Covid: 'Encouraging' antibody boost after Pfizer and AZ vaccines

Wed, 04/14/2021 - 15:41
Pfizer and AZ vaccines had reassuring effects on the body's defences in over-80s after one dose.

AstraZeneca vaccine: Denmark ceases rollout completely

Wed, 04/14/2021 - 13:30
It becomes the first country to completely cease giving the jab over a possible link to blood clots.

Endometriosis: Bride-to-be 'pleading' for hysterectomy aged 23

Wed, 04/14/2021 - 09:00
A young woman with endometriosis says surgery is being refused due to her age and childless status.

Mary Agyapong: Pregnant nurse’s family yet to get GoFundMe money

Wed, 04/14/2021 - 01:54
More than £186,000 was raised on a GoFundMe page set up after Mary Agyapong died with Covid-19.

'Mix and match' UK Covid vaccine trial expanded

Wed, 04/14/2021 - 01:18
Using different shots for the first and second doses might give better protection, say experts.

Covid: 'Israel may be reaching herd immunity'

Wed, 04/14/2021 - 00:17
A leading doctor describes it as the "only explanation" for cases falling as restrictions are eased.

Covid: South Africa variant surge probably due to person travelling from Africa

Tue, 04/13/2021 - 15:20
A "significant" number of confirmed and probable cases have been found in Lambeth and Wandsworth.

Covid-19: US agencies call for pause in Johnson & Johnson vaccine

Tue, 04/13/2021 - 13:07
Federal agencies act out of an "abundance of caution" after extremely rare cases of blood clotting.

Covid: People 45 or over in England invited to book vaccine

Tue, 04/13/2021 - 10:30
It comes after all over-50s and those in high-risk groups in the UK have been offered a first dose.

Covid-19: England gets third jab as Moderna rollout begins

Tue, 04/13/2021 - 06:03
It offers an alternative to the AstraZeneca jab for under-30s, after very rare blood clot concerns.

Covid vaccine: All over-50s and high risk groups offered first dose

Tue, 04/13/2021 - 00:30
Ministers meet a target of inviting the top nine priority groups to receive the vaccine by 15 April.

AstraZeneca: Irish health body recommends vaccine restriction

Mon, 04/12/2021 - 22:30
The National Immunisation Advisory Committee says the AstraZeneca vaccine should be limited to over-60s.

Covid: Surge testing in Wandsworth and Lambeth after South African variant cluster found

Mon, 04/12/2021 - 21:53
NHS Test and Trace says 44 cases confirmed in Wandsworth and 30 probable is 'significant' number.