Covid-19 could make sufferers permanently deaf, scientists warn

Coronavirus can make patients permanently deaf, scientists have warned after the first reported case in the UK. Details have emerged of a 45-year-old man who experienced sudden hearing loss in one ear while being treated in hospital for Covid-19. The problem first presented as tinnitus but swiftly deteriorated to full hearing loss. This was one […]

I thought I had Alzheimer’s but it was the menopause

Emma Freud, the broadcaster and writer, feared she had dementia after the menopause left her unable to remember the word ‘stairs’. Freud, 58, was so worried by her memory loss that she went to her GP and asked to be tested for Alzheimer’s. In fact, memory problems are...