Furious health unions line up to slam Matt Hancock over ‘slap in the face’ 1% pay rise for medics

Furious health unions have slammed Matt Hancock over the one per cent pay rise for medics. The British Medical Association, the Royal College of Midwives, the Royal College of Nursing and Unison wrote an open letter to Rishi Sunak calling for a ‘fair pay deal’. They said NHS workers ‘have literally kept the country alive for … Read more

Taylor Nolan’s unearthed offensive tweets result in ‘multiple complaints’ to state health department

The Bachelor alum Taylor Nolan’s offensive tweets have led to ‘multiple complaints’ being filed against her with the Washington State Department Of Health. Nolan, 27, posted the tweets in 2011 and 2012 but they were unearthed this week, causing a furious backlash online. As she is a licensed mental health counselor in Washington, the complaints … Read more

Health Secretary Matt Hancock hops over a fence at London park

Not the best time for a photo op, Matt! Health Secretary’s fencing-hopping fitness routine sparks string of memes… as medics are poised to strike over 1% pay Health Secretary Matt Hancock was today ridiculed for jumping over a park fence and doing press-ups   42-year-old politician was pictured exercising in a park in London as he … Read more

Shoppers and nurses say these slip-on trainers will save your feet from plantar fasciitis

‘I get almost instant relief’: Shoppers with plantar fasciitis say these slip-on trainers will help save your feet By Emily Knott For Mailonline Published: 15:43 GMT, 5 March 2021 | Updated: 15:43 GMT, 5 March 2021 Whether you struggle with plantar fasciitis, have high arches, or just want a comfortable pair of walking shoes, Amazon … Read more

Meghan Markle ‘claims Buckingham Palace using Prince Philip’s health as excuse to keep her muzzled’

Meghan Markle says would never ask to postpone Sunday’s release of her tell-all interview with Oprah and claims the royal family is using Prince Philip’s health as an excuse to keep her ‘muzzled,’ sources tell DailyMail.com.  Mounting pressure has been put on Meghan, Harry and CBS to push back the much-anticipated interview special out of … Read more

Health: Colour blindness-correcting CONTACT LENSES use gold nanoparticles to filter light

Forget rose tinted glasses! Scientists have developed colour blindness-correcting CONTACT LENSES that use gold nanoparticles to filter light Certain forms of colour-blindness can make reds and greens hard to distinguish Red-tinted glasses can help with this, but they can’t correct other vision issues Experts have been experimenting with special dyed contact lenses instead But prototypes have … Read more

California will allocate 40% of its coronavirus vaccine supply to the 400 lowest-income ZIP codes

California is planning to allocate 40 percent of its coronavirus supply to residents living in the state’s most vulnerable communities. State officials announced on Wednesday that about eight million Californians are living in the 400 lowest-income ZIP codes.  The list of ZIP codes has not yet been released, but it is based on the Healthy … Read more

The Holiday Guru dispenses advice on vaccine passports, cruise refunds and health insurance

The Holiday Guru is always on hand to answer your questions. This week he advises on booking a trip to America this autumn, as well as cancelling a Tui package holiday to Greece.  Q. I would like to travel to the USA in October to attend a Nascar race in Alabama. I have had my … Read more

Health worker goes into anaphylactic shock after getting Pfizer Covid vaccine

Health worker who had the Pfizer coronavirus vaccine now in intensive care after going into anaphylactic shock Health worker was intensive care after getting the vaccine at the Gold Coast  The worker has a history of anaphylaxis and was treated in intensive care About 300,000 doses of Covid vaccines will be distributed across the country … Read more

CDC did not contact trace flights with first cases of UK and Brazil variant

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has admitted it did not perform contact tracing on flights that some of the earliest patients with the UK and Brazil coronavirus variants were on. In one weekly report, the federal health agency discussed a patient who traveled to the UK and came back infected with the … Read more