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'I’m willing to take a risk': Murray targets US Open despite shadow of Covid-19

'I’m willing to take a risk': Murray targets US Open despite shadow of Covid-19

The Scot admits lure of return to venue of maiden grand slam title is too much to resist after so long out injured Read full article: 'I’m willing to take a risk': Murray tar...→

'I’m willing to take a risk': Murray targets US Open despite shadow of Covid-19

'I’m willing to take a risk': Murray targets US Open despite shadow of Covid-19

The Scot admits lure of return to venue of maiden grand slam title is too much to resist after so long out injured Read full article: 'I’m willing to take a risk': Murray tar...→

GMB doctor warns of unknown Covid-19 risk from food factories

GMB doctor warns of unknown Covid-19 risk from food factories

"The virus can survive for 24 hours on cardboard and up to three days on hard metal and hard plastic" Read full article: GMB doctor warns of unknown Covid-19 ris...→

Lloyd Webber joins Covid trial 'to prove theatres can re-open safely'

Lloyd Webber joins Covid trial 'to prove theatres can re-open safely'

Andrew Lloyd Webber has revealed he will go to any lengths to get theatre started again – including entering himself into vaccine trials. The musical theatre c [...] Read full article: Lloyd Webber joins Covid trial 'to prove...→

Being overweight 'increases risk of severe Covid-19 by at least 40%'

Being overweight 'increases risk of severe Covid-19 by at least 40%'

Researchers led by University College London analysed data from more than 300,000 people from England. They found extra weight is linked with 'higher odds' of [...] Read full article: Being overweight 'increases risk of seve...→

"Low" risk of second peak of Covid-19 in Dorset: the latest figures

THE current risk of a second peak of Covid-19 is currently considered “low” in Dorset, health officials have said. Read full article: "Low" risk of second peak of Covid-19 in...→

Charity guidelines to 'cut Covid risk during sex' – from positions to masks

Charity guidelines to 'cut Covid risk during sex' – from positions to masks

The Terrence Higgins Trust (THT) released guidelines for having sex during lockdown. These could help to reduce risk of spreading coronavirus to sexual partner [...] Read full article: Charity guidelines to 'cut Covid risk du...→

Top professor pinpoints how UK can ‘get rid’ of COVID - but warns ‘we’re at terrible risk'

Top professor pinpoints how UK can ‘get rid’ of COVID - but warns ‘we’re at terrible risk'

AN IMMUNOLOGY professor has come forward to plead the British public to work together on the best solution to "get rid" of the coronavirus and return to normal [...] Read full article: Top professor pinpoints how UK can ‘get ...→

Threat to sue schools over Covid-19 risk ‘scandalous’: Jim Allister

A trade union’s warning that schools could face legal action if teachers are put at coronavirus risk on their return to the classroom has been branded a “scand [...] Read full article: Threat to sue schools over Covid-19 risk...→

Why are indoor settings higher risk for Covid – and are restaurants safe?

Why are indoor settings higher risk for Covid – and are restaurants safe?

Experts say poor airflow, reduced distancing and prolonged exposure are key factors in the spread of coronavirus Read full article: Why are indoor settings higher risk for ...→

Covid tips Glasgow power giant into red as it targets Tokyo 2021

Covid tips Glasgow power giant into red as it targets Tokyo 2021

Aggreko tumbled into the red after hefty charges linked to the fallout from coronavirus sent the temporary power generator to a first-half loss, amid a sharp d [...] Read full article: Covid tips Glasgow power giant into red ...→

Post-menopausal women may be at a higher risk of Covid-19

Post-menopausal women may be at a higher risk of Covid-19

Post-menopausal women were 22 per cent more likely to report symptoms of Covid-19 than women who still had periods, King's College London found. Read full article: Post-menopausal women may be at a higher...→

Teachers warn of legal consequences over Covid safety as Scots schools re-open

Teachers warn of legal consequences over Covid safety as Scots schools re-open

TEACHERS have put Scottish councils and the government "on notice" over potential legal consequences as concerns continue to surface over… Read full article: Teachers warn of legal consequences over...→

Thousands of cancer patients to get treated at home to avoid hospital Covid risk

Thousands of cancer patients to get treated at home to avoid hospital Covid risk

THOUSANDS of cancer patients will be treated at home to avoid the risk of Covid-19 in hospitals under a new NHS scheme. NHS England is making a selection of dr [...] Read full article: Thousands of cancer patients to get trea...→

Texas 'wide open for business' despite surge in Covid-19 cases

Texas 'wide open for business' despite surge in Covid-19 cases

Four months into the pandemic a mandatory mask order is in place in the state, but some worry it’s too little, too late Read full article: Texas 'wide open for business' despite s...→

Andy Murray calls for severe sanctions if players break US Open covid bubble

Andy Murray calls for severe sanctions if players break US Open covid bubble

Andy Murray said rule-breaking incidents are inevitable and punishments should be severe for players who break the US Open bubble Read full article: Andy Murray calls for severe sanctions i...→

Spanish region bans smoking over Covid-19 risk

Spanish region bans smoking over Covid-19 risk

Experts say the risk of transmission is higher because droplets are projected when exhaling smoke. Read full article: Spanish region bans smoking over Covid-1...→

How safe is YOUR job? The highest risk jobs for contracting COVID-19

How safe is YOUR job? The highest risk jobs for contracting COVID-19

Figures released by the Victorian Government on Wednesday show these industries are the cause of the highest number of outbreaks for workers across the nation' [...] Read full article: How safe is YOUR job? The highest risk j...→

Don't kiss and wear masks to reduce Covid risk during sex, charity say

Don't kiss and wear masks to reduce Covid risk during sex, charity say

Wearing face coverings, avoiding kissing and opting for positions where partners are not face to face are among the ways couples can limit the risk of catching [...] Read full article: Don't kiss and wear masks to reduce Covi...→

Holland & Malta at risk of being added to UK quarantine list after Covid spike

Holland & Malta at risk of being added to UK quarantine list after Covid spike

MALTA and Holland are close to removal from Britain’s safe nations list. Infections have risen in both countries in the last two weeks — putting holidays there [...] Read full article: Holland & Malta at risk of being added t...→

Pupils pose no risk of spreading Covid, says study

Pupils pose no risk of spreading Covid, says study

Gavin Williamson is under pressure to deliver on the Prime Minister's promise and 'his head will be on the chopping block' if he does not succeed. Read full article: Pupils pose no risk of spreading Covid, ...→

Thousands of patients 'at risk' if routine care halted during Covid second wave

Thousands of patients 'at risk' if routine care halted during Covid second wave

Doctor's leaders said the NHS must not become a 'Covid-only service' - and warned that non-coronavirus patients must not be 'stranded' if cases surge in the wi [...] Read full article: Thousands of patients 'at risk' if routi...→

Andy Murray earns wildcard to US Open 

Andy Murray earns wildcard to US Open 

Former World No 1 Andy Murray has received a wildcard invitation for the US Open, which is due to start on August 31 amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Andy Murray earns wildcard to US Open ...→

Covid outbreak forces Wetherspoon staff to self-isolate – but pub stays open

Covid outbreak forces Wetherspoon staff to self-isolate – but pub stays open

Customers of The William Adams in Gorleston, Norfolk, have been attending the venue while those potentially affected are still to be notified under the NHS tes [...] Read full article: Covid outbreak forces Wetherspoon staff ...→

How being on the Pill could increase your risk of dying from Covid, docs warn

How being on the Pill could increase your risk of dying from Covid, docs warn

WOMEN on the Pill could be at a higher risk of dying if they catch coronavirus, experts have warned. It’s already well known that some types of birth control c [...] Read full article: How being on the Pill could increase you...→

Covid-19 rates at 48 UK holiday destinations - see risk at your favourite spot

Covid-19 rates at 48 UK holiday destinations - see risk at your favourite spot

As coronavirus restrictions ease the staycation is the new vacation – and there are some amazing destinations in the UK to consider if you're looking for summe [...] Read full article: Covid-19 rates at 48 UK holiday destinat...→

Pollution 'may increase Covid-19 death risk for black or Asian people'

Pollution 'may increase Covid-19 death risk for black or Asian people'

A report by the Office for National Statistics, looking at links between pollution and Covid-19 deaths in England and Wales, admitted it was 'inconclusive' and [...] Read full article: Pollution 'may increase Covid-19 death r...→

Taking ibuprofen 'doesn't increase the risk of dying from Covid'

Taking ibuprofen 'doesn't increase the risk of dying from Covid'

TAKING painkillers such as ibuprofen does not increase the risk of dying from Covid, a UK study has revealed. A warning issued by a French health minister at t [...] Read full article: Taking ibuprofen 'doesn't increase the r...→

Vaping is linked to 'big and immediate risk of Covid in teens and young adults'

Vaping is linked to 'big and immediate risk of Covid in teens and young adults'

VAPING is linked to a “big and immediate risk” of coronavirus in teenagers and young adults, experts have warned. New research has found that those who used e- [...] Read full article: Vaping is linked to 'big and immediate r...→

'This is all about saving lives. It's a risk I'm willing to take' - on the trail of a Covid vaccine

'This is all about saving lives. It's a risk I'm willing to take' - on the trail of a Covid vaccine

For almost six months the world has been preoccupied with trying to avoid catching Covid-19. But would you potentially expose yourself to the virus to help med [...] Read full article: 'This is all about saving lives. It's a ...→

I'd risk the Covid-19 vaccine. Would you?

I'd risk the Covid-19 vaccine. Would you?

It's not stupid or ignorant to be wary of the long-term risks. We each have many factors to weight up Read full article: I'd risk the Covid-19 vaccine. Would you...→

Chemo for cancer patients with Covid 'not a risk'

Chemo for cancer patients with Covid 'not a risk'

Female breast cancer patients were much more likely to survive than other patients, a study says. Read full article: Chemo for cancer patients with Covid 'no...→

Insurer withdraws two growth targets for 2020 as profit falls 39% due to Covid-1

Insurer withdraws two growth targets for 2020 as profit falls 39% due to Covid-19 impact... Chief executive Thomas Buberl says different guidance between count [...] Read full article: Insurer withdraws two growth targets for...→

Unborn babies could be at risk of catching COVID-19 in the womb

Unborn babies could be at risk of catching COVID-19 in the womb

Researchers from the University of Cambridge created a new way to look at genes in the early human embryo to determine their function and found a potential rou [...] Read full article: Unborn babies could be at risk of catchi...→

Boris Johnson warned COVID-19 outbreak to 'revert back to March' levels once school open

Boris Johnson warned COVID-19 outbreak to 'revert back to March' levels once school open

BORIS JOHNSON has been warned the lack of a viable track and track system could worsen the impact of a second coronavirus wave, with virologist Prof George Lom [...] Read full article: Boris Johnson warned COVID-19 outbreak t...→

Coronavirus latest: Women who take HRT may be at higher risk of dying from COVID-19

Coronavirus latest: Women who take HRT may be at higher risk of dying from COVID-19

CORONAVIRUS could cause a higher death risk for women taking hormone replacement therapy (HRT) due to the formation of deadly blood clots, researchers have war [...] Read full article: Coronavirus latest: Women who take HRT m...→

Andy Murray confirms he WILL make trip to US Open despite uncertainty

Andy Murray confirms he WILL make trip to US Open despite uncertainty

Andy Murray confirmed he will be among those making the trip to the US Open after taking part in the week-long Battle of the Brits match between two sides that [...] Read full article: Andy Murray confirms he WILL make trip t...→

Player tests positive for Covid-19 at Ladies Palermo Open

Player tests positive for Covid-19 at Ladies Palermo Open

The unnamed player has withdrawn but the WTA says the tournament will proceed as scheduled. Read full article: Player tests positive for Covid-19 at La...→

GMB doctor warns of unknown Covid-19 risk from food factories

GMB doctor warns of unknown Covid-19 risk from food factories

"The virus can survive for 24 hours on cardboard and up to three days on hard metal and hard plastic" Read full article: GMB doctor warns of unknown Covid-19 ris...→

Pollution 'may increase Covid-19 death risk for black or Asian people'

Pollution 'may increase Covid-19 death risk for black or Asian people'

A report by the Office for National Statistics, looking at links between pollution and Covid-19 deaths in England and Wales, admitted it was 'inconclusive' and [...] Read full article: Pollution 'may increase Covid-19 death r...→

Spanish region bans smoking over Covid-19 risk

Spanish region bans smoking over Covid-19 risk

Experts say the risk of transmission is higher because droplets are projected when exhaling smoke. Read full article: Spanish region bans smoking over Covid-1...→

Being overweight 'increases risk of severe Covid-19 by at least 40%'

Being overweight 'increases risk of severe Covid-19 by at least 40%'

Researchers led by University College London analysed data from more than 300,000 people from England. They found extra weight is linked with 'higher odds' of [...] Read full article: Being overweight 'increases risk of seve...→

Charity guidelines to 'cut Covid risk during sex' – from positions to masks

Charity guidelines to 'cut Covid risk during sex' – from positions to masks

The Terrence Higgins Trust (THT) released guidelines for having sex during lockdown. These could help to reduce risk of spreading coronavirus to sexual partner [...] Read full article: Charity guidelines to 'cut Covid risk du...→

'This is all about saving lives. It's a risk I'm willing to take' - on the trail of a Covid vaccine

'This is all about saving lives. It's a risk I'm willing to take' - on the trail of a Covid vaccine

For almost six months the world has been preoccupied with trying to avoid catching Covid-19. But would you potentially expose yourself to the virus to help med [...] Read full article: 'This is all about saving lives. It's a ...→

Holland & Malta at risk of being added to UK quarantine list after Covid spike

Holland & Malta at risk of being added to UK quarantine list after Covid spike

MALTA and Holland are close to removal from Britain’s safe nations list. Infections have risen in both countries in the last two weeks — putting holidays there [...] Read full article: Holland & Malta at risk of being added t...→

Top professor pinpoints how UK can ‘get rid’ of COVID - but warns ‘we’re at terrible risk'

Top professor pinpoints how UK can ‘get rid’ of COVID - but warns ‘we’re at terrible risk'

AN IMMUNOLOGY professor has come forward to plead the British public to work together on the best solution to "get rid" of the coronavirus and return to normal [...] Read full article: Top professor pinpoints how UK can ‘get ...→

Why are indoor settings higher risk for Covid – and are restaurants safe?

Why are indoor settings higher risk for Covid – and are restaurants safe?

Experts say poor airflow, reduced distancing and prolonged exposure are key factors in the spread of coronavirus Read full article: Why are indoor settings higher risk for ...→

Chemo for cancer patients with Covid 'not a risk'

Chemo for cancer patients with Covid 'not a risk'

Female breast cancer patients were much more likely to survive than other patients, a study says. Read full article: Chemo for cancer patients with Covid 'no...→

Andy Murray earns wildcard to US Open 

Andy Murray earns wildcard to US Open 

Former World No 1 Andy Murray has received a wildcard invitation for the US Open, which is due to start on August 31 amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Andy Murray earns wildcard to US Open ...→

Unborn babies could be at risk of catching COVID-19 in the womb

Unborn babies could be at risk of catching COVID-19 in the womb

Researchers from the University of Cambridge created a new way to look at genes in the early human embryo to determine their function and found a potential rou [...] Read full article: Unborn babies could be at risk of catchi...→

Covid outbreak forces Wetherspoon staff to self-isolate – but pub stays open

Covid outbreak forces Wetherspoon staff to self-isolate – but pub stays open

Customers of The William Adams in Gorleston, Norfolk, have been attending the venue while those potentially affected are still to be notified under the NHS tes [...] Read full article: Covid outbreak forces Wetherspoon staff ...→

Teachers warn of legal consequences over Covid safety as Scots schools re-open

Teachers warn of legal consequences over Covid safety as Scots schools re-open

TEACHERS have put Scottish councils and the government "on notice" over potential legal consequences as concerns continue to surface over… Read full article: Teachers warn of legal consequences over...→

Coronavirus latest: Women who take HRT may be at higher risk of dying from COVID-19

Coronavirus latest: Women who take HRT may be at higher risk of dying from COVID-19

CORONAVIRUS could cause a higher death risk for women taking hormone replacement therapy (HRT) due to the formation of deadly blood clots, researchers have war [...] Read full article: Coronavirus latest: Women who take HRT m...→

How being on the Pill could increase your risk of dying from Covid, docs warn

How being on the Pill could increase your risk of dying from Covid, docs warn

WOMEN on the Pill could be at a higher risk of dying if they catch coronavirus, experts have warned. It’s already well known that some types of birth control c [...] Read full article: How being on the Pill could increase you...→

Player tests positive for Covid-19 at Ladies Palermo Open

Player tests positive for Covid-19 at Ladies Palermo Open

The unnamed player has withdrawn but the WTA says the tournament will proceed as scheduled. Read full article: Player tests positive for Covid-19 at La...→

Covid-19 rates at 48 UK holiday destinations - see risk at your favourite spot

Covid-19 rates at 48 UK holiday destinations - see risk at your favourite spot

As coronavirus restrictions ease the staycation is the new vacation – and there are some amazing destinations in the UK to consider if you're looking for summe [...] Read full article: Covid-19 rates at 48 UK holiday destinat...→

Andy Murray calls for severe sanctions if players break US Open covid bubble

Andy Murray calls for severe sanctions if players break US Open covid bubble

Andy Murray said rule-breaking incidents are inevitable and punishments should be severe for players who break the US Open bubble Read full article: Andy Murray calls for severe sanctions i...→

Lloyd Webber joins Covid trial 'to prove theatres can re-open safely'

Lloyd Webber joins Covid trial 'to prove theatres can re-open safely'

Andrew Lloyd Webber has revealed he will go to any lengths to get theatre started again – including entering himself into vaccine trials. The musical theatre c [...] Read full article: Lloyd Webber joins Covid trial 'to prove...→

Taking ibuprofen 'doesn't increase the risk of dying from Covid'

Taking ibuprofen 'doesn't increase the risk of dying from Covid'

TAKING painkillers such as ibuprofen does not increase the risk of dying from Covid, a UK study has revealed. A warning issued by a French health minister at t [...] Read full article: Taking ibuprofen 'doesn't increase the r...→

How safe is YOUR job? The highest risk jobs for contracting COVID-19

How safe is YOUR job? The highest risk jobs for contracting COVID-19

Figures released by the Victorian Government on Wednesday show these industries are the cause of the highest number of outbreaks for workers across the nation' [...] Read full article: How safe is YOUR job? The highest risk j...→

"Low" risk of second peak of Covid-19 in Dorset: the latest figures

THE current risk of a second peak of Covid-19 is currently considered “low” in Dorset, health officials have said. Read full article: "Low" risk of second peak of Covid-19 in...→

Vaping is linked to 'big and immediate risk of Covid in teens and young adults'

Vaping is linked to 'big and immediate risk of Covid in teens and young adults'

VAPING is linked to a “big and immediate risk” of coronavirus in teenagers and young adults, experts have warned. New research has found that those who used e- [...] Read full article: Vaping is linked to 'big and immediate r...→

Don't kiss and wear masks to reduce Covid risk during sex, charity say

Don't kiss and wear masks to reduce Covid risk during sex, charity say

Wearing face coverings, avoiding kissing and opting for positions where partners are not face to face are among the ways couples can limit the risk of catching [...] Read full article: Don't kiss and wear masks to reduce Covi...→

I'd risk the Covid-19 vaccine. Would you?

I'd risk the Covid-19 vaccine. Would you?

It's not stupid or ignorant to be wary of the long-term risks. We each have many factors to weight up Read full article: I'd risk the Covid-19 vaccine. Would you...→

Pupils pose no risk of spreading Covid, says study

Pupils pose no risk of spreading Covid, says study

Gavin Williamson is under pressure to deliver on the Prime Minister's promise and 'his head will be on the chopping block' if he does not succeed. Read full article: Pupils pose no risk of spreading Covid, ...→

Threat to sue schools over Covid-19 risk ‘scandalous’: Jim Allister

A trade union’s warning that schools could face legal action if teachers are put at coronavirus risk on their return to the classroom has been branded a “scand [...] Read full article: Threat to sue schools over Covid-19 risk...→

Thousands of patients 'at risk' if routine care halted during Covid second wave

Thousands of patients 'at risk' if routine care halted during Covid second wave

Doctor's leaders said the NHS must not become a 'Covid-only service' - and warned that non-coronavirus patients must not be 'stranded' if cases surge in the wi [...] Read full article: Thousands of patients 'at risk' if routi...→

Covid tips Glasgow power giant into red as it targets Tokyo 2021

Covid tips Glasgow power giant into red as it targets Tokyo 2021

Aggreko tumbled into the red after hefty charges linked to the fallout from coronavirus sent the temporary power generator to a first-half loss, amid a sharp d [...] Read full article: Covid tips Glasgow power giant into red ...→

Insurer withdraws two growth targets for 2020 as profit falls 39% due to Covid-1

Insurer withdraws two growth targets for 2020 as profit falls 39% due to Covid-19 impact... Chief executive Thomas Buberl says different guidance between count [...] Read full article: Insurer withdraws two growth targets for...→

Post-menopausal women may be at a higher risk of Covid-19

Post-menopausal women may be at a higher risk of Covid-19

Post-menopausal women were 22 per cent more likely to report symptoms of Covid-19 than women who still had periods, King's College London found. Read full article: Post-menopausal women may be at a higher...→

Boris Johnson warned COVID-19 outbreak to 'revert back to March' levels once school open

Boris Johnson warned COVID-19 outbreak to 'revert back to March' levels once school open

BORIS JOHNSON has been warned the lack of a viable track and track system could worsen the impact of a second coronavirus wave, with virologist Prof George Lom [...] Read full article: Boris Johnson warned COVID-19 outbreak t...→

Thousands of cancer patients to get treated at home to avoid hospital Covid risk

Thousands of cancer patients to get treated at home to avoid hospital Covid risk

THOUSANDS of cancer patients will be treated at home to avoid the risk of Covid-19 in hospitals under a new NHS scheme. NHS England is making a selection of dr [...] Read full article: Thousands of cancer patients to get trea...→

Andy Murray confirms he WILL make trip to US Open despite uncertainty

Andy Murray confirms he WILL make trip to US Open despite uncertainty

Andy Murray confirmed he will be among those making the trip to the US Open after taking part in the week-long Battle of the Brits match between two sides that [...] Read full article: Andy Murray confirms he WILL make trip t...→

Texas 'wide open for business' despite surge in Covid-19 cases

Texas 'wide open for business' despite surge in Covid-19 cases

Four months into the pandemic a mandatory mask order is in place in the state, but some worry it’s too little, too late Read full article: Texas 'wide open for business' despite s...→

GMB doctor warns of unknown Covid-19 risk from food factories

GMB doctor warns of unknown Covid-19 risk from food factories

"The virus can survive for 24 hours on cardboard and up to three days on hard metal and hard plastic" Read full article: GMB doctor warns of unknown Covid-19 ris...→

Pollution 'may increase Covid-19 death risk for black or Asian people'

Pollution 'may increase Covid-19 death risk for black or Asian people'

A report by the Office for National Statistics, looking at links between pollution and Covid-19 deaths in England and Wales, admitted it was 'inconclusive' and [...] Read full article: Pollution 'may increase Covid-19 death r...→

Lloyd Webber joins Covid trial 'to prove theatres can re-open safely'

Lloyd Webber joins Covid trial 'to prove theatres can re-open safely'

Andrew Lloyd Webber has revealed he will go to any lengths to get theatre started again – including entering himself into vaccine trials. The musical theatre c [...] Read full article: Lloyd Webber joins Covid trial 'to prove...→

Spanish region bans smoking over Covid-19 risk

Spanish region bans smoking over Covid-19 risk

Experts say the risk of transmission is higher because droplets are projected when exhaling smoke. Read full article: Spanish region bans smoking over Covid-1...→

Taking ibuprofen 'doesn't increase the risk of dying from Covid'

Taking ibuprofen 'doesn't increase the risk of dying from Covid'

TAKING painkillers such as ibuprofen does not increase the risk of dying from Covid, a UK study has revealed. A warning issued by a French health minister at t [...] Read full article: Taking ibuprofen 'doesn't increase the r...→

Being overweight 'increases risk of severe Covid-19 by at least 40%'

Being overweight 'increases risk of severe Covid-19 by at least 40%'

Researchers led by University College London analysed data from more than 300,000 people from England. They found extra weight is linked with 'higher odds' of [...] Read full article: Being overweight 'increases risk of seve...→

How safe is YOUR job? The highest risk jobs for contracting COVID-19

How safe is YOUR job? The highest risk jobs for contracting COVID-19

Figures released by the Victorian Government on Wednesday show these industries are the cause of the highest number of outbreaks for workers across the nation' [...] Read full article: How safe is YOUR job? The highest risk j...→

"Low" risk of second peak of Covid-19 in Dorset: the latest figures

THE current risk of a second peak of Covid-19 is currently considered “low” in Dorset, health officials have said. Read full article: "Low" risk of second peak of Covid-19 in...→

Vaping is linked to 'big and immediate risk of Covid in teens and young adults'

Vaping is linked to 'big and immediate risk of Covid in teens and young adults'

VAPING is linked to a “big and immediate risk” of coronavirus in teenagers and young adults, experts have warned. New research has found that those who used e- [...] Read full article: Vaping is linked to 'big and immediate r...→

Charity guidelines to 'cut Covid risk during sex' – from positions to masks

Charity guidelines to 'cut Covid risk during sex' – from positions to masks

The Terrence Higgins Trust (THT) released guidelines for having sex during lockdown. These could help to reduce risk of spreading coronavirus to sexual partner [...] Read full article: Charity guidelines to 'cut Covid risk du...→

Don't kiss and wear masks to reduce Covid risk during sex, charity say

Don't kiss and wear masks to reduce Covid risk during sex, charity say

Wearing face coverings, avoiding kissing and opting for positions where partners are not face to face are among the ways couples can limit the risk of catching [...] Read full article: Don't kiss and wear masks to reduce Covi...→

'This is all about saving lives. It's a risk I'm willing to take' - on the trail of a Covid vaccine

'This is all about saving lives. It's a risk I'm willing to take' - on the trail of a Covid vaccine

For almost six months the world has been preoccupied with trying to avoid catching Covid-19. But would you potentially expose yourself to the virus to help med [...] Read full article: 'This is all about saving lives. It's a ...→

Holland & Malta at risk of being added to UK quarantine list after Covid spike

Holland & Malta at risk of being added to UK quarantine list after Covid spike

MALTA and Holland are close to removal from Britain’s safe nations list. Infections have risen in both countries in the last two weeks — putting holidays there [...] Read full article: Holland & Malta at risk of being added t...→

I'd risk the Covid-19 vaccine. Would you?

I'd risk the Covid-19 vaccine. Would you?

It's not stupid or ignorant to be wary of the long-term risks. We each have many factors to weight up Read full article: I'd risk the Covid-19 vaccine. Would you...→

Top professor pinpoints how UK can ‘get rid’ of COVID - but warns ‘we’re at terrible risk'

Top professor pinpoints how UK can ‘get rid’ of COVID - but warns ‘we’re at terrible risk'

AN IMMUNOLOGY professor has come forward to plead the British public to work together on the best solution to "get rid" of the coronavirus and return to normal [...] Read full article: Top professor pinpoints how UK can ‘get ...→

Pupils pose no risk of spreading Covid, says study

Pupils pose no risk of spreading Covid, says study

Gavin Williamson is under pressure to deliver on the Prime Minister's promise and 'his head will be on the chopping block' if he does not succeed. Read full article: Pupils pose no risk of spreading Covid, ...→

Threat to sue schools over Covid-19 risk ‘scandalous’: Jim Allister

A trade union’s warning that schools could face legal action if teachers are put at coronavirus risk on their return to the classroom has been branded a “scand [...] Read full article: Threat to sue schools over Covid-19 risk...→

Why are indoor settings higher risk for Covid – and are restaurants safe?

Why are indoor settings higher risk for Covid – and are restaurants safe?

Experts say poor airflow, reduced distancing and prolonged exposure are key factors in the spread of coronavirus Read full article: Why are indoor settings higher risk for ...→

Thousands of patients 'at risk' if routine care halted during Covid second wave

Thousands of patients 'at risk' if routine care halted during Covid second wave

Doctor's leaders said the NHS must not become a 'Covid-only service' - and warned that non-coronavirus patients must not be 'stranded' if cases surge in the wi [...] Read full article: Thousands of patients 'at risk' if routi...→

Chemo for cancer patients with Covid 'not a risk'

Chemo for cancer patients with Covid 'not a risk'

Female breast cancer patients were much more likely to survive than other patients, a study says. Read full article: Chemo for cancer patients with Covid 'no...→

Covid tips Glasgow power giant into red as it targets Tokyo 2021

Covid tips Glasgow power giant into red as it targets Tokyo 2021

Aggreko tumbled into the red after hefty charges linked to the fallout from coronavirus sent the temporary power generator to a first-half loss, amid a sharp d [...] Read full article: Covid tips Glasgow power giant into red ...→

Andy Murray earns wildcard to US Open 

Andy Murray earns wildcard to US Open 

Former World No 1 Andy Murray has received a wildcard invitation for the US Open, which is due to start on August 31 amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Andy Murray earns wildcard to US Open ...→

Insurer withdraws two growth targets for 2020 as profit falls 39% due to Covid-1

Insurer withdraws two growth targets for 2020 as profit falls 39% due to Covid-19 impact... Chief executive Thomas Buberl says different guidance between count [...] Read full article: Insurer withdraws two growth targets for...→

Unborn babies could be at risk of catching COVID-19 in the womb

Unborn babies could be at risk of catching COVID-19 in the womb

Researchers from the University of Cambridge created a new way to look at genes in the early human embryo to determine their function and found a potential rou [...] Read full article: Unborn babies could be at risk of catchi...→

Post-menopausal women may be at a higher risk of Covid-19

Post-menopausal women may be at a higher risk of Covid-19

Post-menopausal women were 22 per cent more likely to report symptoms of Covid-19 than women who still had periods, King's College London found. Read full article: Post-menopausal women may be at a higher...→

Covid outbreak forces Wetherspoon staff to self-isolate – but pub stays open

Covid outbreak forces Wetherspoon staff to self-isolate – but pub stays open

Customers of The William Adams in Gorleston, Norfolk, have been attending the venue while those potentially affected are still to be notified under the NHS tes [...] Read full article: Covid outbreak forces Wetherspoon staff ...→

Boris Johnson warned COVID-19 outbreak to 'revert back to March' levels once school open

Boris Johnson warned COVID-19 outbreak to 'revert back to March' levels once school open

BORIS JOHNSON has been warned the lack of a viable track and track system could worsen the impact of a second coronavirus wave, with virologist Prof George Lom [...] Read full article: Boris Johnson warned COVID-19 outbreak t...→

Teachers warn of legal consequences over Covid safety as Scots schools re-open

Teachers warn of legal consequences over Covid safety as Scots schools re-open

TEACHERS have put Scottish councils and the government "on notice" over potential legal consequences as concerns continue to surface over… Read full article: Teachers warn of legal consequences over...→

Coronavirus latest: Women who take HRT may be at higher risk of dying from COVID-19

Coronavirus latest: Women who take HRT may be at higher risk of dying from COVID-19

CORONAVIRUS could cause a higher death risk for women taking hormone replacement therapy (HRT) due to the formation of deadly blood clots, researchers have war [...] Read full article: Coronavirus latest: Women who take HRT m...→

Thousands of cancer patients to get treated at home to avoid hospital Covid risk

Thousands of cancer patients to get treated at home to avoid hospital Covid risk

THOUSANDS of cancer patients will be treated at home to avoid the risk of Covid-19 in hospitals under a new NHS scheme. NHS England is making a selection of dr [...] Read full article: Thousands of cancer patients to get trea...→

How being on the Pill could increase your risk of dying from Covid, docs warn

How being on the Pill could increase your risk of dying from Covid, docs warn

WOMEN on the Pill could be at a higher risk of dying if they catch coronavirus, experts have warned. It’s already well known that some types of birth control c [...] Read full article: How being on the Pill could increase you...→

Andy Murray confirms he WILL make trip to US Open despite uncertainty

Andy Murray confirms he WILL make trip to US Open despite uncertainty

Andy Murray confirmed he will be among those making the trip to the US Open after taking part in the week-long Battle of the Brits match between two sides that [...] Read full article: Andy Murray confirms he WILL make trip t...→

Player tests positive for Covid-19 at Ladies Palermo Open

Player tests positive for Covid-19 at Ladies Palermo Open

The unnamed player has withdrawn but the WTA says the tournament will proceed as scheduled. Read full article: Player tests positive for Covid-19 at La...→

Texas 'wide open for business' despite surge in Covid-19 cases

Texas 'wide open for business' despite surge in Covid-19 cases

Four months into the pandemic a mandatory mask order is in place in the state, but some worry it’s too little, too late Read full article: Texas 'wide open for business' despite s...→

Covid-19 rates at 48 UK holiday destinations - see risk at your favourite spot

Covid-19 rates at 48 UK holiday destinations - see risk at your favourite spot

As coronavirus restrictions ease the staycation is the new vacation – and there are some amazing destinations in the UK to consider if you're looking for summe [...] Read full article: Covid-19 rates at 48 UK holiday destinat...→

Andy Murray calls for severe sanctions if players break US Open covid bubble

Andy Murray calls for severe sanctions if players break US Open covid bubble

Andy Murray said rule-breaking incidents are inevitable and punishments should be severe for players who break the US Open bubble Read full article: Andy Murray calls for severe sanctions i...→