Covid-19 vaccines may not stop people from getting sick and dying, scientist warns

Covid-19 vaccines may not prevent people from getting severely sick or dying, it was claimed today. Trials of hundreds of thousands of volunteers are investigating whether experimental Covid-19 jabs stop a person from picking up the infection. But Professor Peter Doshi, the associate editor of the British Medical Journal, points out scientists are not waiting … Read more Covid-19 vaccines may not stop people from getting sick and dying, scientist warns

People reveal the hilarious exchanges they’ve had with someone who texted the wrong number

Disastrous digits! Hilarious wrong number texts reveal what happens when you accidentally message a prankster People from around the world have shared exchanges with the wrong number British site The Poke, rounded up a selection of the funniest viral posts  One person offered advice to a random request for gardening advice  Another said ‘i love … Read more People reveal the hilarious exchanges they’ve had with someone who texted the wrong number

Hopes rise that Covid cases are being driven down because young people have started following rules

Coronavirus cases are being driven down because young people have been shocked into following lockdown rules, according to officials. The claim comes despite warnings of tens of thousands more deaths on the horizon with the number of infections among the elderly rapidly increasing. Matt Hancock yesterday chaired a ‘gold’ meeting on the pandemic, and was … Read more Hopes rise that Covid cases are being driven down because young people have started following rules

Hopes rise that Covid cases are being driven down because young people have started following rules

Coronavirus cases are being driven down because young people have been shocked into following lockdown rules, according to officials. The claim comes despite warnings of tens of thousands more deaths on the horizon with the number of infections among the elderly rapidly increasing. Matt Hancock yesterday chaired a ‘gold’ meeting on the pandemic, and was … Read more Hopes rise that Covid cases are being driven down because young people have started following rules

Tyler Perry urges people to vote in cover interview while being named Variety’s Showman of the Year

Tyler Perry urges people to vote in cover interview while being named Variety’s Showman of the Year By Paul Chavez For Dailymail.com Published: 02:49 BST, 22 October 2020 | Updated: 02:49 BST, 22 October 2020 Tyler Perry was named Variety‘s Showman of the Year and revealed in a cover interview Wednesday that he’s become politically … Read more Tyler Perry urges people to vote in cover interview while being named Variety’s Showman of the Year

‘Chemical attack’ leaves 15 people battling for breath after man walks into shops and restaurants

Police have arrested a 20-year-old man who handed himself into after ‘pepper spray’ was let off in a Pizza Hut, Tesco and McDonald’s last night leaving customers and staff ‘gasping for air,’ and 15 people needing medical treatment.  Hazmat crews had to be called into all three premises in Upper Gornal, Dudley, at around 7pm … Read more ‘Chemical attack’ leaves 15 people battling for breath after man walks into shops and restaurants

Financial support for cancer sufferers: We talk to three people who found help

Tackling cancer, treatment side effects and financial worries can be a bewildering, frightening and isolating experience. But, on the financial front, there are a number of channels people can access to help them deal with the monetary fallout triggered by a cancer diagnosis. For many people, relying on the state or contacting a charity for … Read more Financial support for cancer sufferers: We talk to three people who found help

Covid-19 is forcing many older people to delay retirement

Warning the older generation is facing a bleaker, poorer retirement as Covid-19 has ‘sabotaged’ their pension plans A fifth of people approaching retirement are putting it off, finds survey Many fear investment losses in pandemic mean they can never retire  Number who believe lifestyle will improve in retirement has halved in past year By Tanya … Read more Covid-19 is forcing many older people to delay retirement

People with kidney disease face THREE-FOLD higher risks of dying from COVID-19

People with kidney disease face THREE-FOLD higher risks of dying from COVID-19 compared to healthy patients – and having heart disease or high blood pressure DOUBLES mortality risk Researchers compared hospitalized coronavirus patients with pre-existing conditions tot hose without underlying health issues Coronavirus patients with diabetes or cancer were 1.5 times more likely to die … Read more People with kidney disease face THREE-FOLD higher risks of dying from COVID-19

Coronavirus UK: SAGE warns young people may become ‘lost generation’

Young people and children are at risk of becoming a ‘lost generation’ because of the UK Government’s Covid-19 response, members of SAGE warned today. Generation Z – those aged seven to 24 – have largely avoided any direct consequences of coronavirus to their health.  But the disruption to education, huge national debt and climbing unemployment … Read more Coronavirus UK: SAGE warns young people may become ‘lost generation’