Herd immunity could have saved more lives than lockdown, study suggests

It comes as thousands of scientists across the world signed the Great Barrington Declaration, calling for an end to lockdown for young and healthy people. The Government locked down the country after Imperial modelling showed that 500,000 people could die and the NHS would be overwhelmed. But Imperial had also predicted that no mitigation strategy […]

Mothers can pass coronavirus to babies in the womb, study suggests

The baby was born early by Caesarean section because of concerns about his heart rate racing prior to birth, which may have been caused because his mother had a high fever caused by Covid-19.  The mother was discharged six days after the birth, but the baby was...