Andy Lee reveals how he lost 7kg and then gained it all back amid COVID-19

Like many others, Andy Lee’s weight fluctuated amid the coronavirus pandemic with two unprecedented lockdowns in Melbourne.  Speaking to Body and Soul on Sunday, the comedian, 39, admitted to having lost and then gained seven kilograms with pubs closing and then opening up again. ‘When pubs were closed in lockdown, I lost seven kilograms. Pubs … Read more

Britain records biggest number of second Covid-19 jabs in a day as 450,000 are administered

Britain has recorded a record number of second doses of Covid-19 vaccine in a single day, with the total number of jabs rising to more than 39million in the country. Government data up to Friday shows the total number who have received at least one dose is now 39,001,554 in the UK. Of those 32,010,244 … Read more

Covid-19 UK: AstraZeneca patients swamp A&E departments after suffering mild side effects

Emergency departments are being swamped by patients who have had the AstraZeneca Covid vaccine and are suffering mild side effects. Doctors have reported an increase of patients claiming to be suffering from the jab in the wake of concerns around blood clots raised earlier this week. People saying they are suffering ‘mild headaches’ after having … Read more

Nia Vardalos confirms My Big Fat Greek Wedding 3 but production is on hold due to COVID-19

Nia Vardalos confirmed longstanding rumors that there will be another My Big Fat Greek Wedding film on Instagram on Wednesday. But with the confirmation also came the news that the third installment in the romantic comedy franchise has hit a snag. It turns out the production, which is slated to shoot in Greece this go-around, is … Read more

Pfizer asks FDA to expand emergency use of its COVID-19 vaccines to includes kids from ages 12 to 15

BREAKING NEWS: Pfizer asks FDA to expand emergency use of its COVID-19 vaccine to include kids ages 12 to 15 Pfizer Inc has asked the FDA to expand emergency use of its COVID-19 vaccine to Americans between ages 12 and 15 years old Recent clinical trial data found that the vaccine was 100 percent safe … Read more

I’m A Celebrity winner Abbie Chatfield slams anti-vaxxers who scare women off from Covid-19 shots

I’m A Celebrity winner Abbie Chatfield slams ‘dangerous’ influencers for scaring young women off from being vaccinated against Covid-19 By Marta Jary For Daily Mail Australia Published: 15:16 BST, 9 April 2021 | Updated: 15:17 BST, 9 April 2021 Abbie Chatfield has revealed that she has ‘ended friendships’ with fellow influencers who promote an anti-vaccination … Read more

Doctors perform world’s first living donor lung transplant to Covid-19 patient in Japan

Doctors in Japan have performed the world’s first-ever living donor lung transplant on a patient with severe lung damage from Covid-19. A Japanese woman’s life was saved by the nearly 11-hour operation carried out by a medical team of 30 after her husband and son donated parts of their lungs, doctors said on Thursday.  The … Read more

Norway’s PM is fined £1,700 for breaking her own Covid-19 restrictions with 60th birthday dinner

Norway’s PM is fined £1,700 for breaking her own Covid-19 restrictions with 60th birthday dinner at a ski resort Solberg gathered members of her family in ski resort town of Geilo in February It is thought that 13 of the Prime Minister’s relatives dined together at restaurant The next day Solberg and her family had … Read more

One in 10 people who had mild COVID-19 are STILL left with lingering symptoms EIGHT months later

One in ten people who had mild COVID-19 STILL have lingering symptoms like fatigue and loss of smell EIGHT months later Researchers compared about 300 healthcare workers who had been infected with COVID-19 to about 1,000 who hadn’t been A total of 26% of survivors had at least one symptom that lasted more than two … Read more

U.S. Army starts clinical testing trial for its OWN COVID-19 vaccine

The U.S. Army has launched clinical testing for its ‘next-generation’ COVID-19 vaccine that’s designed to protect against the pandemic virus, its variants and other coronaviruses.  In early tests, the shot appears to prompt high levels of antibodies that should block the older ‘wild-type’ coronavirus, three major variants and even SARS-CoV-1, the similar pathogen that triggered … Read more