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Guidelines and best practices to provide care for seniors during COVID-19 pandemic

Reviewed by Emily Henderson, B.Sc.Mar 31 2020 Older adults are at elevated risk for complications from COVID-19 and are dying at a higher rate than younger patients. In light of these concerns, Regenstrief Institute...

David Eason posts PDA pic with Jenelle Evans and calls her love of my...

A week after Teen Moom 2 star Jenelle Evans revealed she was back together with her estranged husband, David Eason paid tribute to his lady love on Instagram.Sharing a photo of the reunited couple...

Coronavirus UK: Testing chaos as NHS swabbing centre EMPTY

Ministers are being told to get a grip on coronavirus testing as the health secretary closes a loophole that left thousands of its unused and a vast NHS swabbing station stood deserted.  Matt Hancock tonight...

Army join the front line in war on coronavirus as squaddies finish Nightingale Hospital...

Soldiers helping to build the Nightingale hospital in London last night compared the coronavirus crisis to the Battle of the Somme.Colonel Ashleigh Boreham, who has carried out two tours of Iraq and one of...

Combination of exercise and cell-aging drug could help people with chronic inflammatory myopathy

Reviewed by Emily Henderson, B.Sc.Mar 31 2020 Exercise can only improve strength in muscle-degenerating diseases when a specific type of muscle cell ages, report a Hokkaido University researcher and colleagues with Sapporo Medical University...

Doctor featured in Netflix’s ‘Pandemic’ thinks he has found a ‘cure’ for coronavirus

Dr Jacob Glanville (pictured), a scientist in California, believes he has found a treatment or coronavirus using antibodies that neutralized SARS in 2002A California scientist...

Bunnings announces a special shopping hour and other massive changes due to coronavirus pandemic

Bunnings have dedicated a special shopping hour for tradespeople and health service workers hit hardest by the coronavirus pandemic. The hardware giant introduced a raft of safety measures at stores across the country in a...

Idris Elba reveals he and wife Sabrina have passed coronavirus quarantine period

Idris Elba has announced both he and wife Sabrina have passed the two-week quarantine period after being tested positive for coronavirus. The actor, 47, took to Twitter on Tuesday evening to share a health update...

Wearable delivery device allows adults with type 2 diabetes to safely use affordable insulin...

Reviewed by Emily Henderson, B.Sc.Mar 31 2020 Adults with type 2 diabetes requiring insulin therapy can safely achieve good blood sugar control using regular human insulin (RHI) in a wearable, patch-like insulin delivery device...

DAILY MAIL COMMENT: This testing shambles is unforgivable. When will ministers act?

Seduced by a declining daily death toll and cautious optimism among experts, many members of the public may have dared hope that Britain was finally turning a corner on the coronavirus horror.If so, they...