Dogs could soon be used to sniff out coronavirus cases

Dogs could soon be used to sniff out coronavirus cases

Sniffer dogs could be used to detect cases of Covid-19 at airports within six weeks after researchers began a project to find out whether canines can smell the virus. Dogs have already been trained to detect diseases such as cancer, Parkinson’s and bacterial infections, and researchers believe coronavirus may also give off an odour that […]
Coronavirus school closures: what happens now exams are cancelled

Coronavirus school closures: what happens now exams are cancelled

Last week, all schools across the UK closed to halt the spread of the coronavirus. Schools will be shut until further notice for all pupils except children of key workers and the most vulnerable. Here is everything we know about the shut-down. When did schools close?...
Why the UK list of coronavirus symptoms may be too simplistic

Why the UK list of coronavirus symptoms may be too simplistic

The NHS online symptom checker for coronavirus is too simplistic and may be causing the public to discount mild symptoms and underestimate their risk, say experts.  Across the globe governments and private companies have created online tools for their  citizens to...