Alzheimer, heart disease deaths at home soaring during coronavirus pandemic

Prof Sir David Spiegelhalter, chair of the Winton Centre for Risk and Evidence Communication, Cambridge University, said: “Usually around 300 people die each day in their homes in England and Wales – the latest ONS analysis confirms that even after the peak of the epidemic this has stayed at around 400 a day and shows […]

When will a coronavirus cure be ready in the UK?

Is China working on a vaccine? China has moved up a gear in the pivotal area of vaccine diplomacy, with a string of positive announcements from Beijing. SinoVac, the Chinese pharmaceutical firm, says its vaccine is nearly ready and will be rolled-out across the world...

how delayed operations have created a health timebomb

Sandra Creasey’s life was put on hold, too, when surgery to remove cataracts was cancelled. Sandra, 81, has age-related macular degeneration (AMD), a chronic eye disorder affecting 600,000 Britons which causes blurred vision and blind spots, and began having regular...