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Covid travel: Fully jabbed from EU and US could avoid quarantine

image copyrightGetty Images Senior cabinet ministers are to discuss allowing fully vaccinated travellers from the EU and US to avoid quarantine when they arrive in England. A review of the border rules is due by…

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Fully jabbed from EU and US could avoid quarantine

image copyrightGetty Images Senior cabinet ministers are to discuss allowing fully vaccinated travellers from the EU and US to avoid quarantine when they arrive in England. A review of the border rules is due by…

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Coronavirus: Four numbers that reveal the real trends

image copyrightGetty Images A run of seven consecutive days with falling case numbers is raising hopes about the beginning of the end of the pandemic. Even notoriously cautious experts such as Prof Neil Ferguson are…

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Chronic health issues for third in late 40s – study

image copyrightGetty Images About one in three middle-aged people has multiple chronic health issues, a long-running British study suggests. The 1970 British Cohort Study has been periodically tracking the lives of about 17,000 people born…

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Covid: UK Covid cases fall for seventh day in a row

The daily number of Covid cases recorded in the UK has fallen for a seventh day in a row, to 23,511. Prime Minister Boris Johnson earlier urged people to “remain cautious” and not jump to…

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Covid: UK cases fall for seventh day in a row

The daily number of Covid cases recorded in the UK has fallen for a seventh day in a row, to 23,511. Prime Minister Boris Johnson earlier urged people to “remain cautious” and not jump to…

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Covid-19: Irish vaccine programme to include 12-15-year-olds

image copyrightReuters The Covid-19 vaccination programme in the Republic of Ireland is to be extended to include 12 to 15 year-olds. The recommendation was made to the Irish government by the National Immunisation Advisory Committee…

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Contaminated-blood inquiry: Former Health Minister Clarke denies responsibility

image copyrightuk parliament Lord Clarke has told an inquiry he was “not responsible” for blood products during his time as health minister. About 3,000 people died after being given blood products containing HIV and hepatitis…

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Covid: Alert over inaccurate thermometers bought in UK

“It is important that people know what to look out for when purchasing these products, or any other medical devices online. You should always look for the CE or UKCA mark on any medical device…

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Contaminated blood inquiry: Former health minister Clarke to give evidence

image copyrightuk parliament Lord Clarke will give evidence under oath later to the contaminated blood scandal inquiry – the first former health minister from the time to testify. Around 3,000 people died after being given…

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