Anti-vaxxer misinformation risks harming UK’s ability to beat Covid, scientists warn

Anti-vaxxers spreading misinformation could prevent Britain reaching the level of herd immunity needed to end the Covid pandemic, scientists have warned. A new study from the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine found that only 54 per cent of people surveyed said they would “definitely” be vaccinated. After being shown online misinformation such as […]

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...