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Asbestos exposure from 20 years ago killed IT worker

5 hours 4 min ago
Jason Williams was given months to live when he became ill due to asbestos exposure 20 years ago.

Covid in Scotland: New Scottish Omicron case not linked to others

9 hours 20 min ago
Another case of the new variant of Covid-19 has been reported in Scotland, bringing the total to 10.

UK approves another antibody treatment for Covid

9 hours 25 min ago
It's called sotrovimab and should cut the risk of severe illness, even for new variants such as Omicron, say scientists.

Pfizer boss: Annual Covid jabs for years to come

10 hours 25 min ago
In an exclusive interview, Dr Albert Bourla says jabs have saved millions of lives.

Covid: Trigger of rare blood clots with AstraZeneca jab found by scientists

11 hours 9 min ago
Researchers in Cardiff and the US work out how the Covid jab may be linked to the extremely rare clots.

Pfizer CEO Albert Bourla: My wife's vaccine death is fake news

11 hours 53 min ago
In an exclusive interview, Albert Bourla hits out at the "rubbish" that has been published about him.

Covid: Don't kiss strangers under mistletoe - minister

15 hours 2 min ago
People should try to reduce Covid transmission so we can all enjoy Christmas "knees up", Therese Coffey says.

Covid Omicron: Time to consider mandatory jabs, EU chief says

Wed, 12/01/2021 - 20:43
EU countries should discuss forced vaccinations to combat the Omicron variant, says Ursula von der Leyen.

Infected blood inquiry: Doctor's 1983 Aids statement 'unfortunate'

Wed, 12/01/2021 - 15:30
Dr Anthony Napier said there was no link between Aids and blood transfusions in a newspaper article.

HIV: People with virus or taking PrEP to be allowed to join armed forces

Wed, 12/01/2021 - 14:59
Until now, having HIV or taking preventative medication meant you weren't considered "fully fit".

Covid: 'Jabs army' to deliver vaccine boosters in Wales

Wed, 12/01/2021 - 12:52
Firefighters and soldiers could be called on to help NHS Wales to give boosters to more people.

Pre-departure Covid tests would be valuable, say Sage scientists

Wed, 12/01/2021 - 11:39
Labour has called for the reintroduction of pre-departure tests for travellers bound for the UK.

Covid: No need to change Christmas plans says Sajid Javid

Wed, 12/01/2021 - 09:34
The heath secretary says people should however be "a bit cautious".

Covid booster: Hospitals and pharmacies urged to ramp up rollout

Wed, 12/01/2021 - 06:48
NHS England is to give new guidance to health staff about the rollout, as the government tries to beat Omicron.

Poorly controlled asthma 'increases Covid risk for children'

Wed, 12/01/2021 - 06:31
Children in the category are much more likely to end up in hospital with Covid, a study finds.

Covid: Is it safe to hit the office Christmas party?

Wed, 12/01/2021 - 00:39
What is the chance that after-work drinks with colleagues will turn into a Covid superspreader event?

World Aids Day: 'I saw my partner and friends die of the disease'

Wed, 12/01/2021 - 00:06
Dr Rupert Whitaker lived through the Aids epidemic in London in the 1980s.

Covid: Omicron may require 'very stringent response', say Sage scientists

Wed, 12/01/2021 - 00:05
Officials should prepare for a "potentially significant" wave of cases, government scientific advisers say.

Covid: WHO urges those at risk from disease to delay travel if not fully vaccinated

Tue, 11/30/2021 - 23:45
It urges those who are unwell and the over-60s to delay international travel to areas with community transmission.

PM on January Covid booster offer target

Tue, 11/30/2021 - 17:02
Boris Johnson says people will be worked through by age group - as at other stages of the Covid vaccine roll-out.