Don’t make shop staff police the wearing of face masks, says Waterstones chief

Shop workers’ union Usdaw has urged the Government to clarify its policy on face coverings in shops. “It should never fall on shop workers to enforce the wearing of face coverings – they are already dealing with more abuse than normal and this could be another flashpoint,” said Paddy Lillis, the Usdaw general secretary. Separately, […]

Apathy could be an early warning sign of dementia say experts

Apathy, not depression, could be an early warning sign of dementia, a study by the University of Cambridge has suggested.  Scientists found that individuals with higher baseline apathy, as well as those with increasing apathy over time, had a greater risk of dementia....

John Travolta and the tragedy of loss that surrounds him

“I don’t know what I would have done if I hadn’t had the support of Scientology,” he said. “I don’t think I could have got through it. They were with me every day after Jett died. They even travelled with me when I needed to get away. And for a solid two years it was...

Immunity may last only a few months after infection

Blood tests conducted at the Schwabing Clinic on recovered patients demonstrated that the level of antibodies produced by the immune system dropped significantly in a majority of cases. “In four of the nine patients, we saw sinking levels of neutralising...