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Woman jailed 8 years for masterminding ‘horrific’ attack on ex

A vengeful ex who helped mastermind an 'horrific' home invasion on her former boyfriend which saw him tied up, beaten and stabbed has been jailed for eight years.Marie Thompson, 46, organised a visit to her...

Mouth cancer: Feeling this sensation when swallowing could mean you’re at risk

Swallowing problems can be caused by different health problems including certain types of cancer said The American Cancer Society.It continued: “There can be problems with motor function, meaning messages sent from the brain aren’t...

Woman is jailed for eight years for masterminding ‘horrific’ attack on her ex-boyfriend

A vengeful ex who helped mastermind an 'horrific' home invasion on her former boyfriend which saw him tied up, beaten and stabbed has been jailed for eight years.Marie Thompson, 46, organised a visit to her...

Coronavirus England: 3,700 infected every day – down 12%

The coronavirus reproduction rate could now be as high as one right across the UK after rising slightly in the last week, the Government's scientific advisers warned today amid fears the virus is making...

Pfizer Inc signs multi-year deal to manufacture Gilead’s coronavirus antiviral remdesivir

Pfizer Inc has signed a deal to manufacture remdesivir, the only drug approved for emergency use authorization in the US to treat severely ill coronavirus patients.The New York-based pharmaceutical company says the multi-year agreement...

Coronavirus symptoms update: Joint pain caused by COVID-19 could lead to this illness

What the study said?In a study published in the US National Library of Medicine National Institutes of Health, rhabdomyolysis in the novel coronavirus was investigated.The study noted: “Rhabdomyolysis is a life-threatening condition caused by...

Woman hospitalised 120 times since gastric bypass surgery

A 27st woman who lived on McDonald's and corned beef pasties from Greggs before having a gastric bypass says the surgery has ruined her life. Cleaner Amanda Jones, 39, from Sunderland, waited nine years for...

Transgender and gender-diverse individuals are three to six times more likely to be autistic

Transgender and gender-diverse adults are three to six times more likely as cisgender adults (individuals whose gender identity corresponds to their sex assigned at birth) to be diagnosed as autistic, according to a new...

Study reveals the genetic cause of congenital malformation

Study by the University of Bonn reveals that genetic information controls development of the urinary tract, rectum and genitals Spontaneous mutations of a single gene are likely to cause serious developmental disorders of the...

Experts recommend routine health care visits for dietary assessment and counseling

The time has come for routine health care visits to include some form of dietary assessment and counseling, according to a new scientific statement from the American Heart Association published today in Circulation: Cardiovascular...