Covid: Doctors call for Covid Plan B to start in England

A doctors’ union says ministers must reimpose measures such as compulsory face masks as cases rise. Source link

Life expectancy falling in parts of England before pandemic – study

It is alarming, say researchers, that longevity was declining in the north even before the pandemic. Source link

Pregnant women urged to get Covid vaccine by NHS England

Pregnant women are being urged to get the Covid vaccine, following concerns about the growing number with the virus needing the most serious treatment in critical care. The call has come from NHS England and the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists. Sultana Ashiq caught Covid-19 when she was nearly 31 weeks pregnant and was… Continue reading Pregnant women urged to get Covid vaccine by NHS England

Covid-19: Two million booster jabs given in England

England’s chief nursing officer urges people to top up protection ahead of a busy winter for the NHS. Source link

Botox-style injections and lip filler ban for under-18s in England

Campaigners say the new rules in England do not stretch far enough to protect everyone. Source link

Covid: One in 20 secondary-age children infected in England

This is the highest reported rate for Covid for any age group since the pandemic began. Source link

Hospitals in England can relax Covid rules to treat more patients

Health and Social Care Secretary Sajid Javid said: “As ever more people benefit from the protection of our phenomenal vaccination campaign, we can now safely begin to relieve some of the most stringent infection controls where they are no longer necessary, to benefit patients and ease the burden on hardworking NHS staff.” Source link

Tom Brady’s favorite guacamole recipe is the MVP of healthy snacks l GMA Digital

Tom Brady may have left the New England Patriots but he’s left behind his go-to guacamole recipe. Subscribe to GMA’s YouTube page: https://bit.ly/2Zq0dU5 … source

Almost 2,000 swimming pools could be lost by 2030, says Swim England report

Latest figures from Swim England show that 4.7 million people swim at least twice a month, making it one of the most popular physical activities in the country Almost 2,000 swimming pools in England could be closed by 2030 without urgent government action, a Swim England report has suggested. The number of quality facilities could… Continue reading Almost 2,000 swimming pools could be lost by 2030, says Swim England report

Surrogacy on the rise in England and Wales

The number of parents having a baby this way has nearly quadrupled in the last decade, figures show. Source link