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Woman says her eczema has made her look twenty years older

10/04/2020 • 07:06 Health Daily Mail  

Ruth Holroyd, 46, from Buckinghamshire, has suffered with eczema for most of her life, and while she wanted to come off steroids, it's had a dramatic …

'I started shouting at the midwives': the stress of giving birth under lockdown

10/04/2020 • 06:00 Health The Guardian  

Having a baby is always nerve wracking – and women now have unexpected worries to contend with. New mothers share their stories of ‘incredible’ …

Daily cup of green tea could be the answer to allergies by suppressing immune system responses

10/04/2020 • 00:56 Health Daily Mail  

A study by academics at the Shinshu University in Nagano, Japan, has discovered a daily dose of green tea can help to lower a person's blood pressure …

America was hit with COVID-19 from two continents, studies suggest

10/04/2020 • 00:30 Health Daily Mail  

Most US coronavirus cases, especially those in New York are people infected with a strain that came from Europe, not China, but a second strain came …

Publisher of the hydroxychloroquine study hailed by Trump said it 'was a complete failure' 

10/04/2020 • 00:18 Health Daily Mail  

The medical society says the paper 'did not meet its standards' because researchers did not include data about six of the 26 patients that 'left' the …

Women over 50 can cut their risk of a stroke by taking up healthy habits, research suggests 

9/04/2020 • 23:01 Health Daily Mail  

The key habits to adopt are daily exercise, consuming less junk food and alcohol, not smoking and shedding a few pounds if …

Walgreens and CVS to open 17 drive-thru coronavirus testing sites

9/04/2020 • 22:47 Health Daily Mail  

Walgreens is opening 15 locations including in states such as Arizona, Florida, Illinois, Kentucky, Louisiana, Tennessee and Texas. CVS in launching …

Coronavirus: Scientific adviser to the Government says there is no more risk at work than at home

9/04/2020 • 22:23 Health Daily Mail  

Foreign Sec Dominic Raab (pictured), who is standing in for Prime Minister Boris Johnson, has said it is too early to life lockdown measures. A …

Why allergy sufferers MUST take their medications amid the COVID-19 pandemic

9/04/2020 • 18:59 Health Daily Mail  

It's not yet clear if allergies make people more prone to contracting coronavirus, inflammation triggered by allergies may make the respiratory tract …

'We sometimes take out cabin fever frustration on one another': What it's like to move in with your partner in lockdown

9/04/2020 • 14:48 Health The Independent  

As nascent couples are forced to either terminate or accelerate their relationship during lockdown, Olivia Petter speaks to those that have …

Hospitals are turning to VETS to fill staffing gaps on intensive care wards amid coronavirus

9/04/2020 • 13:39 Health Daily Mail  

Torbay and South Devon Foundation Trust has taken on 150 vets after projecting a 10-fold spike in the coming weeks. Hampshire Hospitals NHS Trust has …

London ambulances took an HOUR on average to reach heart attack patients in March

9/04/2020 • 12:33 Health Daily Mail  

NHS statistics published today show that patients who had a heart attack or stroke in London faced waits up to three times as long as they did in …

Antibodies prove difficult to detect in Chinese coronavirus survivors

9/04/2020 • 11:56 Health Daily Mail  

A Chinese study of nearly 200 patients found that, in 10 people who had tested positive for COVID-19 in the past, scientists could not find any …

How many people have REALLY been infected with coronavirus?

9/04/2020 • 11:49 Health Daily Mail  

Official statistics show around 1.5million people worldwide have tested positive for COVID-19, the disease caused by the coronavirus that has swept …

Teenager says coronavirus test is like 'being stabbed in the brain'

9/04/2020 • 11:42 Health Daily Mail  

A teenager called Shelby, who lives in Utah, went to a drive-thru testing center for a test and posted footage of her experience, in which a medical …

NHS figures show 92% of coronavirus victims in England are over-60

9/04/2020 • 11:17 Health Daily Mail  

NHS England data reveals 40 per cent of those who were killed by COVID-19 in England were in their 60s and 70s. More than half - 52 per cent - were 80 …

Sex toy sales triple in New Zealand after lockdown imposed

9/04/2020 • 09:59 Health The Independent  

'We're selling a lot of beginner toys,' says spokesperson for nation's largest sex toy …

March was the quietest month in A&E at NHS hospitals for a DECADE

9/04/2020 • 09:49 Health Daily Mail  

Casualty departments in England recorded just 1.53million attendances last month, down 430,000 - 22 per cent - on February, according to data released …

US firm ThermoFisher says it can supply UK with 100,000 COVID-19 test kits per day

9/04/2020 • 08:59 Health Daily Mail  

The chief operating officer of Thermo Fisher Scientific, based in Massachusetts but with 5,000 employees in the UK, said the company could supply all …

Florence Pugh calls out online trolls for criticising relationship with Zach Braff over age difference

9/04/2020 • 06:07 Health The Independent  

'I do not need you tell me who I should and should not love,' says Little Women …