More than three million English people are so fat they qualify for obesity surgery, a study warns 

More than three million people in England are so fat they need obesity surgery, a study warns. Researchers found that one in 14 adults currently qualify for an anti-obesity procedure that can cost between £4,000 and £15,000 a time. The total bill could set the NHS back by up to £45billion – more than a … Read more More than three million English people are so fat they qualify for obesity surgery, a study warns 

More than three million English people are so fat they qualify for obesity surgery, a study warns 

More than three million people in England are so fat they need obesity surgery, a study warns. Researchers found that one in 14 adults currently qualify for an anti-obesity procedure that can cost between £4,000 and £15,000 a time. The total bill could set the NHS back by up to £45billion – more than a … Read more More than three million English people are so fat they qualify for obesity surgery, a study warns 

Lockdown ‘killed two people for every three that died of coronavirus’

Lockdown killed two people for every three that died of the coronavirus, shocking new government figures have revealed.  It is thought that as many as 16,000 people died because they didn’t get medical care between March 23 and May 1.  In the same period, 25,000 Britons died of the virus.  The new figures were presented … Read more Lockdown ‘killed two people for every three that died of coronavirus’

Lockdown ‘killed two people for every three that died of coronavirus’

Lockdown killed two people for every three that died of the coronavirus, shocking new government figures have revealed.  It is thought that as many as 16,000 people died because they didn’t get medical care between March 23 and May 1.  In the same period, 25,000 Britons died of the virus.  The new figures were presented … Read more Lockdown ‘killed two people for every three that died of coronavirus’

People living 6,600 years ago experienced a ‘wealth gap’

The rich get richer: ‘Wealth gap’ between rich and poor has existed in human society for at least 6,500 years since people started inheriting farmland from their ancestors, Polish skeletons reveal Richer people had better diets and were also buried with more grave goods  Amount of copper ornaments reveals some people were wealthier than others  Skeletons … Read more People living 6,600 years ago experienced a ‘wealth gap’

ONS estimates 3,700 people are getting infected every day in England – down 12% in a week

The coronavirus reproduction rate could now be as high as one right across the UK after rising slightly in the last week, the Government’s scientific advisers warned today amid fears the virus is making a resurgence. SAGE estimates the R value – the average number of people each Covid-19 patient infects – is now between … Read more ONS estimates 3,700 people are getting infected every day in England – down 12% in a week

ONS estimates 3,700 people are getting infected every day in England – down 12% in a week

Coronavirus cases may be on their way down again after weeks of being on the up, official data today revealed amid growing fears of a second wave in Britain.  The Office for National Statistics (ONS), which tracks the size of the outbreak by swabbing thousands of people, now believes there are 3,700 people in England … Read more ONS estimates 3,700 people are getting infected every day in England – down 12% in a week

Ellen DeGeneres is a ‘big kiss a**e’ who only likes famous people

Former Ellen DeGeneres Show producer Hedda Muskat has unleashed on the embattled talk show host again. On Friday, Muskat appeared on the Australian radio show Kyle and Jackie O and described Ellen is a ‘big kiss a**’ who only likes famous people. The latest claims come as The Ellen DeGeneres Show faces an internal investigation following claims of … Read more Ellen DeGeneres is a ‘big kiss a**e’ who only likes famous people

DNA from an unknown human ancestor that bred with Denisovans still exists among people today 

DNA from an unknown ancient ancestor of humans that once bred with Denisovans still exists among people today, study reveals Researchers from the US developed a new tool to analyse ancient DNA Three per cent of the Neanderthal genome can from an ancient human group This genetic transfer is thought to have occurred some 300,000 years ago Also, … Read more DNA from an unknown human ancestor that bred with Denisovans still exists among people today 

Armed man ‘takes six people hostage’ inside bank in French city of Le Havre 

Armed man ‘takes six people hostage’ inside bank in French city of Le Havre The robbery is believed to have taken place at 5pm local time, local media say The situation at BRED bank on Boulevard de Strasbourge is ongoing No casualties have been reported and emergency services have been scrambled By Alice Cachia For … Read more Armed man ‘takes six people hostage’ inside bank in French city of Le Havre