Social media platforms partner with Government to encourage youngsters to get vaccinated in

Snapchat, Reddit, TikTok and YouTube have today partnered with the government to encourage young people to get the Covid vaccine. The partnerships come as all...

Unretirement – one in four Britons return to work

Around one in four retirees in the UK return to work or ‘unretire’, mostly within five years of retiring, according to research by The University of...

The Christie is the first specialist hospital to be rated Outstanding twice

The Christie NHS Foundation Trust has once again been rated Outstanding by the health regulator becoming the first specialist trust in the country to...

Teens who use cannabis frequently more likely to have premature baby, study suggests

Teenagers who use cannabis frequently may be more likely to have children born preterm, when they become parents up to twenty years later, finds...

HPV vaccine could prevent over 100,000 cancers

Estimates suggest that the HPV vaccine programme will lead to the prevention of over 64,000 cervical cancers and nearly 50,000 non-cervical cancers by 2058. From...

A “digital detox” does not improve wellbeing say psychologists

A 24-hour period of abstinence from your smartphone induces cravings, but mood and anxiety remain stable say psychologists. The study asked participants to place their...

Christie patients will share their experience with the world’s leading particle therapy experts

Patients from The Christie will share their experiences of having proton beam therapy and radiotherapy with around 1,200 worldwide experts in particle therapy this...

New Drug ‘melts away’ fat inside arteries

A new drug being trialled for treating breast cancer and diabetes has been shown to 'melt away' the fat inside arteries that can cause...

One of the biggest cancer surgical centres in Europe launches at Salford Royal

A specialist surgical centre at Salford Royal for patients with stomach and gullet cancer is set to become one of the biggest of its...

Some COVID-19 symptoms could be anxiety driven, show Manchester scientists

Reports of symptoms such as tinnitus and hearing loss during the coronavirus pandemic could in part have a psychosocial origin rather than being directly...