Why staying fit needs to be more than a walk in the park

WHY STAYING FIT NEEDS TO BE MORE THAN A WALK IN THE PARK

DR MICHAEL MOSLEY: We all know that maintaining fitness levels is crucial, for our waistlines and mental wellbeing. Yet a recent study...

NIH scientists discover rare genetic inflammatory condition in men

NIH SCIENTISTS DISCOVER RARE GENETIC INFLAMMATORY CONDITION IN MEN

Hundreds of men in the US may be living with a potentially deadly inflammatory condition just discovered by National Institutes of...

 
 
 
COVID-positive people spread the infection to others at home 53% of the time

COVID-POSITIVE PEOPLE SPREAD THE INFECTION TO OTHERS AT HOME 53% OF THE TIME

About 75% of secondary infections happened within just five days of the first household member getting sick. Kids under 12 infected...

Coronavirus UK: West Yorkshire MPs angry about decision to put the region in Tier 3 lockdown

CORONAVIRUS UK: WEST YORKSHIRE MPS ANGRY ABOUT DECISION TO PUT THE REGION IN TIER 3 LOCKDOWN

MPs from both the Conservative and Labour benches have railed against the decision to put Leeds, Bradford, Wakefield, Calderdale and...

 
 
 
19 NHS trusts are already treating more Covid-19 patients than in April, analysis

19 NHS TRUSTS ARE ALREADY TREATING MORE COVID-19 PATIENTS THAN IN APRIL, ANALYSIS

EXCLUSIVE: MailOnline's analysis of NHS figures reveals some trusts in hotspot areas in England are seeing up to three times the number...

Official figures reveal only EALING's Covid-19 outbreak is currently bigger than England's average

OFFICIAL FIGURES REVEAL ONLY EALING'S COVID-19 OUTBREAK IS CURRENTLY BIGGER THAN ENGLAND'S AVERAGE

Ealing is the only London borough with an infection rate above England's average - at 228.5 cases per 100,000 people. England's rate...

 
 
 
Dominic Raab hints Government is considering Tier Four coronavirus curbs

DOMINIC RAAB HINTS GOVERNMENT IS CONSIDERING TIER FOUR CORONAVIRUS CURBS

Dominic Raab today hinted the Government could introduce a new Tier Four set of even stricter coronavirus restrictions as he refused...

Britain's Covid-19 R rate has DROPPED to between 1.1 and 1.3

BRITAIN'S COVID-19 R RATE HAS DROPPED TO BETWEEN 1.1 AND 1.3

But the advisory panel, whose key advice has helped guide Number 10 through the pandemic, warned it was certain the outbreak is growing...

 
 
 
'World-beating' Test and Trace missed almost 25,000 positive cases

'WORLD-BEATING' TEST AND TRACE MISSED ALMOST 25,000 POSITIVE CASES

Test and Trace missed 19.5 per cent of positive cases - or 23,486 people - in the week ending October 21, worse than the 19.3 per cent...

Covid-19 hospital admissions surge 33 per cent in a week

COVID-19 HOSPITAL ADMISSIONS SURGE 33 PER CENT IN A WEEK

The South East recorded the biggest surges in hospital admissions and mechanical ventilator bed use - by 52 per cent and 47 per cent...

 
 
 
Coronavirus: UK's infections are on 'steady rise' but not out of control, app data suggests

CORONAVIRUS: UK'S INFECTIONS ARE ON 'STEADY RISE' BUT NOT OUT OF CONTROL, APP DATA SUGGESTS

Professor Tim Spector, the King's College epidemiologist behind the study, said the growth of Covid-19 in the UK is 'steady' and not...

Covid-19 outbreaks are growing quickest in Hull, Bath and Derby

COVID-19 OUTBREAKS ARE GROWING QUICKEST IN HULL, BATH AND DERBY

EXCLUSIVE: The data from Public Health England showing soaring infection rates across the country comes as Boris Johnson is facing...

 
 
 
Covid-19 hospitalisations spike by a third in a week

COVID-19 HOSPITALISATIONS SPIKE BY A THIRD IN A WEEK

A Public Health England report found the weekly admission rate for the disease was 10.01 per 100,000 in the week up to October 25 -...

Coronavirus Europe: Is mutated strain to blame for second wave?

CORONAVIRUS EUROPE: IS MUTATED STRAIN TO BLAME FOR SECOND WAVE?

Experts have tracked the strain - called 20A.EU1 - back to a farm in northern Spain and believe it raced through the continent as holidaymakers...

 
 
 
More than a THIRD of firefighters and FDNY paramedics caught coronavirus

MORE THAN A THIRD OF FIREFIGHTERS AND FDNY PARAMEDICS CAUGHT CORONAVIRUS

Rates of infection among fire department first responders were about 15-times higher than coronavirus rates among the general population...

Doctors warn of a high rate of symptom-less COVID-19 infections among grocery store workers

DOCTORS WARN OF A HIGH RATE OF SYMPTOM-LESS COVID-19 INFECTIONS AMONG GROCERY STORE WORKERS

In May, at one grocery store in Boston, one in five workers tested positive, indicating a 20% infection rate, which is 15 to 22 times...

 
 
 
California twin girls, 9 months, conjoined at the HEAD are successfully separated

CALIFORNIA TWIN GIRLS, 9 MONTHS, CONJOINED AT THE HEAD ARE SUCCESSFULLY SEPARATED

Abigail and Micaela Bachinskiy, nine-month-old twins conjoined at the head, from Sacramento, California, were successfully operate...

Coronavirus US: ICU units in Swing States overwhelmed as cases rise

CORONAVIRUS US: ICU UNITS IN SWING STATES OVERWHELMED AS CASES RISE

The seven-day rolling average number of new daily cases hit a record high of 74,134, according to analysis of data from Johns Hopkins...

 
 
 
Coronavirus: Purple 'covid toes' symptom can last FIVE MONTHS

CORONAVIRUS: PURPLE 'COVID TOES' SYMPTOM CAN LAST FIVE MONTHS

'Covid toes' typically go away within 15 days. But in some people, the skin manifestation has become a sign of 'Long Covid', experts...

Coronavirus: London's R rate is worst in England and could be as high as 3, Government study claims

CORONAVIRUS: LONDON'S R RATE IS WORST IN ENGLAND AND COULD BE AS HIGH AS 3, GOVERNMENT STUDY CLAIMS

Estimates from Imperial College London's REACT study suggest the R in the capital is 2.86, compared to an England average of 1.6, and...

 
 
 



Novel Healthcare App Decreases COPD Symptoms

Novel Healthcare App Decreases COPD Symptoms

Novel e-health app called MyCOPD is developed to improve COPD outcomes and reduce symptoms compared to usual treatment, reports a new study. Read more ...

Halloween Candy Poses Minimum, but Not Zero, COVID-19 Spread Risk

Halloween Candy Poses Minimum, but Not Zero, COVID-19 Spread Risk

COVID-19 exposure risk from contaminated candy during Halloween could be successfully mitigated by washing hands and washing candy using a simple at-home method, reports a new... Read more ...

Grocery Workers at Risk for COVID Without Symptoms

Grocery Workers at Risk for COVID Without Symptoms

Because a high percentage of them have no symptoms when they are infected, they could become sources of future spread, the researchers said. Read more ...

Warning letter shows silver products continue to crop up as coronavirus cures

Warning letter shows silver products continue to crop up as coronavirus cures

Another seller of colloidal silver products has been warned by the US Food and Drug Administration over making COVID-19 treatment claims. Read more ...

Who Gets COVID-19 Vax Next: Model Offers ACIP Several Options

Who Gets COVID-19 Vax Next: Model Offers ACIP Several Options

It's generally agreed that healthcare workers should be first in line for COVID-19 vaccines. Who comes next, however, may depend on whether the goal is to prevent infections or... Read more ...

High omega-3 consumption may aid in post heart attack recovery, study thinks

High omega-3 consumption may aid in post heart attack recovery, study thinks

Consuming either omega-3 fatty acids strengthens the heart's membranes as well as patient survival rates as a Spanish study points to a drop in hospital readmission and deaths... Read more ...

When Aly Raisman is Stressed, She Likes to Stop and Smell the Flowers...

When Aly Raisman is Stressed, She Likes to Stop and Smell the Flowers - Literally

View this post on Instagram A post shared by Alexandra Raisman on Oct 29, 2020 at 10:59am PDT Olympic gold medalist Aly Raisman has made a name for herself as both a gymnast... Read more ...

Add Skin Conditions to COVID-19 Long-Hauler Effects

Add Skin Conditions to COVID-19 Long-Hauler Effects

Benign but potentially painful skin conditions may persist for months in some patients with COVID-19, preliminary data from an international registry suggested. About 5% of... Read more ...

From The Experts: Everything You Need To Know About The Third Wave of COVID-19

From The Experts: Everything You Need To Know About The Third Wave of COVID-19

On October 28, 2020, about eight months after COVID-19 brought the world to a screeching halt , the United States reported a whopping 81,000 cases in a day , and a record... Read more ...

This 20-Minute Outdoor HIIT Running Workout Is the Ultimate Test of Your...

This 20-Minute Outdoor HIIT Running Workout Is the Ultimate Test of Your Speed and Endurance

HIIT routines are always tough, but outdoor HIIT running workouts are on another level. "Performing high intensity intervals will require you to dig deep and find your max... Read more ...