20 minute antibody test to be rolled out and Government performs U turn on...

Health and care staff coming from abroad will be exempted from the health surcharge, a £400 fee levied on non-EU migrants to pay for...

Rochdale residents urged to take extra precautions to avoid local lockdown

Residents across the borough of Rochdale have been strongly advised to take extra precautions to help prevent coronavirus lockdown measures being reintroduced. More cases of...

Poorest get worse quality of NHS care in England, new research finds

New analysis has found that people living in the most deprived areas of England experience a worse quality of NHS care and poorer health...

Dentists to be allowed to reopen from 8th June

The British Dental Association (BDA) has welcomed news the government has given the green light for the restoration of routine care services in England,...

Hearing deterioration reported by discharged COVID-19 patients

A significant number of patients reported a deterioration in their hearing when questioned eight weeks after discharge from a hospital admission for COVID-19, according...

“The power of science”: HPV vaccine proven to dramatically reduce cervical cancer

After decades of research, the UK implemented a human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine programme for teenage girls in 2008. Now, for the first time, a study has shown that...

Fears breast cancer progress could stall due to COVID-19 backlog

Around 10,600 fewer breast cancer patients have started treatment in the last year in England. Breast cancer deaths reached an all-time low before the pandemic,...

‘Bake a Boob’: Corrie star Victoria Ekanoye launches baking competition with a twist in...

A charity bake-a-thon has launched with the backing of a singer, actress, and star of the Coronation Street cobbles - but with an eye-catching...

“Our message is simple and clear: the current system failed to protect us from...

A prestigious World Health Organization (WHO) appointed panel urged bold action to end the COVID-19 crisis, while also calling for the UN agency to...

Businesses latch on to breastfeeding friendly mark

Coronation Street actress and restaurant owner Jennie McAlpine welcomed a group of breastfeeding mums to her city centre restaurant Annies for the launch of...