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Scientists report flaws in WHO-funded study on 2-metre distancing

Senior scientists have reported flaws in an influential World Health Organization-commissioned study into the risks of coronavirus infection and say it should not be used as evidence for relaxing the UK’s 2-metre physical distancing...

Coronavirus: New wave of cases from Beijing market spreads to Liaoning province

After weeks with almost no new coronavirus infections, Beijing has recorded dozens of new cases in recent days, all linked to a major wholesale food market, raising concerns about a resurgence of the disease. There...

Coronavirus Live Updates: Sports Bettors, Lacking Games, Have Moved to Stocks

Here’s what you need to know:ImageThe New York Stock Exchange this month.Credit...Sasha Maslov for The New York TimesWith major sports shut down, gamblers turn to stocks — and appear to be moving markets. Millions...

Coronavirus Live Updates: As Social Distancing Wanes, Cuomo Warns of Another Lockdown

Here’s what you need to know:Officials in N.Y. and Houston are considering another lockdown. ImageGroups outside a bar in Manhattan on Friday.Credit...Jeenah Moon/ReutersWith sunny and warm weekend weather in New York City and its...

As Social Distancing Wanes, Cuomo Warns of Another Lockdown

Here’s what you need to know:ImageGroups outside a bar in Manhattan on Friday.Credit...Jeenah Moon/ReutersOfficials in N.Y. and Houston are considering another lockdown. With sunny and warm weekend weather in New York City and its...

Hair loss treatment: A vinegar which changes the pH balance and increases hair growth

Hair loss can be a natural part of the ageing process. Losing one’s hair can also be a hereditary or caused by high levels of stress. According to experts, using this vinegar will help...

Coronation Street’s Colson Smith continues to display his incredible weight loss

He stunned fans last month when he unveiled his slimmer figure on Instagram, with followers telling him he was 'giving Adele a run for her money'.And Colson Smith continued to showcase his epic weight loss...

Under 45? Chance of dying from coronavirus is one in 67,000, study suggests

In those aged 45- 64 there were 4,359 covid deaths in people over the same period, the equivalent to one in 3,487 deaths of those who caught the infection.And for pensioners aged between 65-74...

Fear Brits died waiting for organ transplants during lockdown as ops plummet by two...

New figures from NHS blood and transplant show this year there were a total of 265 transplant operations from April 1st until 31st May compared to 702 for the same period last year. Some...

Flights: Temperature checks cause more problems than it would solve, expert says

“Its the same with temperature scanning - first you may miss a lot of asymptomatic Covid carriers. And if you do identify someone who has a temperature - and say they are a parent...