CORONAVIRUS: RAPID SPREAD RAISES FEARS OF GLOBAL PANDEMIC

More infections are reported around the world as governments struggle to contain outbreaks.

CORONAVIRUS: NORTH KOREA QUARANTINES FOREIGNERS

Meanwhile, South Korea has quarantined 7,700 troops after an outbreak in the military.

 
 
 

PUBLIC TOILETS: SHOULD YOU BE ABLE TO PEE FOR FREE?

Toilet access in London can be a real issue for many people who live in and visit the city.

CORONAVIRUS: VENICE CARNIVAL CLOSES AS ITALY IMPOSES LOCKDOWN

Italy quarantines whole towns, closes schools and cancels sports fixtures as infections increase.

 
 
 

CORONAVIRUS: FOUR NEW UK CASES AMONG SHIP EVACUEES

The patients caught the virus on the Diamond Princess cruise liner, bringing the total UK cases to 13.

CORONAVIRUS: MASS MASKED WEDDING IN THE PHILIPPINES

The annual event saw added coronavirus precautions as more than 200 couples tied the knot.

 
 
 

CORONAVIRUS: SOUTH KOREA DECLARES HIGHEST ALERT AS INFECTIONS SURGE

The president says the country faces "a grave turning point" and the next few days will be crucial.

CORONAVIRUS: MORE TO LEAVE QUARANTINE AS CRUISE BRITONS ISOLATE

More than 100 UK nationals end their two-week period in Milton Keynes as 30 others begin their isolation.

 
 
 

DEMENTIA: CANCER SCANNER 'COULD HELP EARLY DIAGNOSES'

Dementia diagnoses are "lagging behind" in Wales, and doctors say Pet scans could be the answer.

SURGEON WHO HARMED SCOTS IS NOW WORKING IN LIBYA

A top surgeon who harmed patients for years and can no longer work in the UK is operating again.

 
 
 

CORONAVIRUS: PREGNANT NURSE 'PROPAGANDA' SPARKS BACKLASH

The nine-month-pregnant nurse was portrayed as heroic for continuing to work on the frontlines.

CORONAVIRUS: EVACUATION FLIGHT FOR BRITONS ON DIAMOND PRINCESS DUE TO LAND

UK nationals who have been quarantined on the liner for 16 days are flown out of Japan.

 
 
 

PAINKILLERS 'MASK, NOT KILL' LONG-TERM PAIN

An NHS campaign aims to get patients to look for alternatives to long-term painkiller use.

CORONAVIRUS: 'NARROWING WINDOW' TO CONTAIN OUTBREAK, WHO SAYS

The World Health Organization says the number of Covid-19 cases with no clear link to China is a concern.

 
 
 

CORONAVIRUS: SOUTH KOREA 'EMERGENCY' MEASURES AS INFECTIONS INCREASE

Two cities are declared "special care zones", as 100 new cases and a second death are confirmed.

SCIENTISTS DISCOVER POWERFUL ANTIBIOTIC USING AI

Researchers claim it could be used to kill some of the world's deadliest bacteria.

 
 
 

RUNNING STORIES: HOW RUNNING HELPED ME FIGHT ANXIETY AND BULIMIA

Jess has anxiety and has previously had depression and bulimia, but says running has given her a new energy.

CORONAVIRUS: BRITONS ON DIAMOND PRINCESS CRUISE SHIP TO DISEMBARK AND FLY HOME

After 16 days of quarantine, more than 70 UK citizens can leave for a flight home from Japan.

 
 
 

THE POSTER PROJECT SPREADING 'HAPPINESS AND KINDNESS' TO NHS STAFF

An artist known for his positive poster messages has directed his new creations at healthcare workers.

NHS 'TOOK 18 MONTHS TO HELP AFTER SUICIDE ATTEMPT'

Poor treatment for those who self-harm or attempt suicide is putting lives at risk, psychiatrists say.

 
 
 



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