People returning from Denmark urged to self-isolate amid ‘mink virus’ fears

Vets in Denmark have began gassing and burning 17 million mink in a bid to halt…

Private hospitals boom as patients fears the NHS has been overwhelmed by Covid-19

Private hospitals are seeing a boom in demand for treatments from new patients triggered by fears…

More smokers are quitting this year because of pandemic health fears, says Public Health England

Quitting smoking has become the number one lifestyle change this year, Public Health England has announced. …

Archbishop of Canterbury voices fears over impact of ‘rule of six’

“He is concerned about families being kept apart and the knock-on effect that has, particularly on…

Coronavirus tests halted over safety fears, as Matt Hancock to make statement

Coronavirus tests used by the NHS may be unsafe and have been halted, the government has…

Heart attack victims missing vital treatment because of coronavirus fears

On April 25, Sir Simon Stevens, the chief executive of the NHS, had to launch a new…

Shop workers and taxi drivers to be tested amid fears over asymptomatic coronavirus spread

The announcement comes as the weekly statistics for the flagship Test and Trace service revealed that…

Fears of brain damage ‘epidemic’ as rise in inflammation is linked to coronavirus

The new study identified 43 suspected or confirmed coronavirus sufferers, aged between 16 and 85, who…

Dozens of care homes investigated over Covid safety fears

In the Commons, the shadow health secretary, Jonathan Ashworth, called on Matt Hancock, the Health Secretary,…

Virtual GP appointments surge during Covid-19 outbreak amid fears they may continue after lockdown

The number of virtual GP appointments has more than tripled since the coronavirus outbreak amid fears…