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Special Covid leave scrapped for NHS England staff

Special Covid leave scrapped for NHS England staff

The Royal College of Nursing said the decision shows “how little” the government valued NHS staff. Source link

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Roe v Wade: Women travelling for abortions will be protected – Biden

Roe v Wade: Women travelling for abortions will be protected – Biden

The US president warns some US states will attempt to arrest women crossing state lines for access. Source link

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Vaping – is it a risk-free option?

Vaping – is it a risk-free option?

Colourful gadgets and fruity flavours are popular, but what’s really known about their health effects? Source link

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Dame Deborah saved countless lives – Bowel Cancer UK

Dame Deborah saved countless lives – Bowel Cancer UK

Dame Deborah James was a patron for Bowel Cancer UK, a charity which she said was very close to her heart. The CEO of the charity, Genevieve Edwards, has been remembering Dame Deborah – and…

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Kaylea Titford: Parents deny allowing death of obese daughter

Kaylea Titford: Parents deny allowing death of obese daughter

Alan Titford and Sarah Jane Lloyd-Jones are accused of the manslaughter of their daughter Kaylea. Source link

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Covid infections jump by half a million in UK, says ONS

Covid infections jump by half a million in UK, says ONS

The rise is being driven by two new subvariants of Omicron which are spreading quickly. Source link

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Living with inflammatory bowel disease

Living with inflammatory bowel disease

What’s it like living with an invisible disability in London? About 540,000 people have inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) in the UK and more than 69,000 of them are in the capital. Some sufferers say the…

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Male MPs wear ‘hot flush’ vests to simulate menopause

Male MPs wear ‘hot flush’ vests to simulate menopause

Male MPs have been trying on vests that simulate the feeling of a hot flush, which some women experience during the menopause. The event was organised in parliament by Labour MP Carolyn Harris and the…

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Deborah James: Her passionate vision for the £6.8m she raised

Deborah James: Her passionate vision for the £6.8m she raised

How Dame Deborah’s fundraising will help scientists find new ways to outwit cancer. Source link

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Help 999 teams find missing heart defibrillators

Help 999 teams find missing heart defibrillators

About 70,000 of the life-saving devices are in UK community locations unknown by the emergency services. Source link