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Covid-19: Vaccine booster study begins in Cambridge

BBC Health News Feed - 5 hours 41 min ago
The Cov-Boost study is testing seven vaccines to see which works best as a third dose.
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The gay men who can donate blood in the UK for the first time

BBC Health News Feed - 7 hours 39 min ago
Gay couple Oscar and Xavier donate blood for the first time after rules change across most of the UK.
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Christian Eriksen: Dad back playing football after cardiac arrest

BBC Health News Feed - 8 hours 17 min ago
Andrew Barnett had a cardiac arrest while playing football in front of his son in 2018.
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Covid vaccination: All adults in Wales offered first jab

BBC Health News Feed - 9 hours 17 min ago
Welsh health minister says vaccine rollout is six weeks ahead of schedule as Wales leads world.
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All you need to know on the coronavirus

BBC Health News Feed - 9 hours 40 min ago
A new cough, fever and change in smell or taste are the key symptoms that mean you may have coronavirus.
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Blood donation: Gay couple 'thrilled' after rules change

BBC Health News Feed - 11 hours 35 min ago
Until now men who have sex with men had to wait three months before donating.
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Headache and runny nose linked to Delta variant

BBC Health News Feed - 11 hours 54 min ago
People may need to be on the lookout for different Covid symptoms, according to researchers.
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ASMR: Former farmer, 84, is accidental YouTube star

BBC Health News Feed - 22 hours 2 min ago
John Butler's videos have been watched by millions after he became popular with the ASMR community.
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Covid: Boris Johnson to announce whether 21 June easing to go ahead

BBC Health News Feed - 22 hours 3 min ago
Many scientists have said it should be delayed amid rising cases but businesses say this would cost jobs.
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Jess Phillips: Ditch HPV stigma to avoid the shame I felt

BBC Health News Feed - 22 hours 4 min ago
With more women being told they have the virus, Jess Phillips says there needs to be more discussion.
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G7: World leaders promise one billion Covid vaccine doses for poorer nations

BBC Health News Feed - Sun, 06/13/2021 - 15:22
The prime minister says it is a "big step towards vaccinating the world" by the end of 2022.
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G7 leaders pledge 1bn doses of vaccines for poorer countries - Johnson

BBC Health News Feed - Sun, 06/13/2021 - 14:47
G7 leaders pledge one billion doses of Covid-19 vaccines for poorer countries, says PM Boris Johnson.
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Covid-19: Hospital data key to 21 June lockdown end, says Raab

BBC Health News Feed - Sun, 06/13/2021 - 11:12
Dominic Raab says the decision depends on breaking the link between cases and hospital admissions.
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Covid-19: 'We will have a substantial third wave'

BBC Health News Feed - Sun, 06/13/2021 - 10:12
Sage scientist warns opening up too soon would "fan the flames" of a third wave of coronavirus.
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Oxford writer welcomes gay blood donor rule change

BBC Health News Feed - Sun, 06/13/2021 - 07:55
Writer Wayne Brown welcomes the change after he was turned away from donating last year.
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Tourette’s Syndrome: ‘I don’t want people to think I’m a bad child’

BBC Health News Feed - Sun, 06/13/2021 - 00:02
Ten-year-old Deaglan McCallion wants people to be more understanding of his condition.
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Covid: PM promises 'caution' over 21 June lockdown end

BBC Health News Feed - Sat, 06/12/2021 - 14:43
Boris Johnson says it is vital any changes are "irreversible", amid rising Delta variant cases.
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NHS in Wales: 'Culture of bullying' among staff

BBC Health News Feed - Sat, 06/12/2021 - 07:06
Five whistleblowers working in or with the Welsh NHS share their experiences of bullying and harassment.
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Coronavirus: Vaccine passports considered for use at big events

BBC Health News Feed - Sat, 06/12/2021 - 02:11
Covid passports could be used at events such as sports matches and concerts, the BBC understands.
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Covid: Is there a limit to how much worse variants can get?

BBC Health News Feed - Sat, 06/12/2021 - 00:16
The coronavirus has changed and changed again, getting more transmissible each time.
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