Covid in Scotland: What's behind the latest surge?

What lies behind the surge in cases that has delayed the lifting of the final restrictions? Source link

Covid: What's life like for unvaccinated people in the UK?

About five million adults in the UK still haven’t had a Covid vaccine, according to government figures and ONS population estimates. Covid vaccines offer very high levels of protection against infection and are safe. Leicester’s director of public health, who took the city through the UK’s first local lockdown, is warning unvaccinated people about the… Continue reading Covid: What's life like for unvaccinated people in the UK?

Covid rules: What's changing in Wales, Scotland, England and Northern Ireland?

Lockdown rules are changing across the UK, but some restrictions remain in place. Source link

What's It Really Like to Have ADHD?

Duane Gordon was a project manager at a firm in Montreal when his boss asked him to run the Monday morning meeting. “I was excited because this was obviously a test of [whether] I could eventually be groomed for taking over the department,” he recalls. That discussion took place on Friday afternoon. On… Continue reading What's It Really Like to Have ADHD?

How Dreams Might Prepare You for What's Next

June 16, 2021 — What you experience in your dreams might feel random and disjointed, but that chaos during sleep might serve a function, according to Erin Wamsley, PhD, an associate professor of psychology and neuroscience at Furman University in Greenville, SC. In fact, evidence uncovered by Wamsley and her team suggests that dreams… Continue reading How Dreams Might Prepare You for What's Next

'Nepal variant': What's the mutation stopping green list trips to Portugal?

In February, a small number of cases of the UK or Alpha variant were found with a mutation, called E484K, that is already seen in the South Africa variant. It was feared this change could reduce vaccine effectiveness, but the mutation never took off. Source link

Indian variant: What's causing the spike in Bolton?

The town has seen a sharp spike in Covid cases – driven by the emergence of the Indian variant. Source link

What's Best for Recurrent Ear Infections in Kids?

“The age of children in the study … coincides with what’s felt to be the sensitive period for speech and language development,” Cosetti said. Unlike antibiotics, she explained, ear tubes “may provide immediate relief from hearing loss related to middle-ear fluid — the value of which may be difficult to quantify in the current… Continue reading What's Best for Recurrent Ear Infections in Kids?