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Coronavirus: UK authorises anti-viral drug remdesivir

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Experts warn remdesivir shouldn’t be seen as a “magic bullet” A drug treatment called remdesivir that appears to shorten recovery time for people with coronavirus is being made available on the NHS. UK Health Secretary Matt Hancock said it was probably the biggest step forward …

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Coronavirus deaths fall to six-week low

Image copyright Getty Images Coronavirus death registrations in the UK in the week to 15 May reached their lowest point since the beginning of April. Between 11 and 15 May, there were 4,210 death registrations mentioning Covid-19, across the UK. Down from 4,426 the previous week, it is the lowest …

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10 best at home blood pressure monitors for 2020

It isn’t always convenient for us to go to the doctors, every time we need an accurate blood pressure reading. With the range of different equipment available, it’s now easier than ever for us to get this information from the comfort of our own homes. According to information provided by …

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