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'I've had long Covid for two years now'

Sat, 04/02/2022 - 02:57
Why are so many people still living with long Covid after two years and are there any hopes for treatment?
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'I was shocked to find out I now have four kidneys'

Wed, 03/23/2022 - 09:12
Transplant patient Stuart Middleton has both his kidneys - along with two he received from donors.
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Leicestershire boy with cerebral palsy learns to walk

Wed, 03/23/2022 - 03:36
Five-year-old Joey is taking steps after a life-changing operation and months of physiotherapy.
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Lockdown: How residents of London's Corona Road coped

Wed, 03/23/2022 - 03:25
Residents in one aptly named London street reflect on how their lives have changed over two years.
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Covid in Wales: Mask and isolation rules may be extended

Tue, 03/22/2022 - 20:21
Rising case rates worry ministers, but it is not clear which rules may be kept beyond next Monday.
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No evidence Covid vaccines lead to young deaths - ONS

Tue, 03/22/2022 - 19:18
The ONS says it can find no evidence Covid-19 vaccines are causing cardiac deaths in the young.
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New heart for Prestatyn man, 20, told there was no hope

Tue, 03/22/2022 - 16:15
Brooklyn Peakman tells his mum it feels weird to feel his heart beating after months on a machine.
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Record numbers facing long waits at A&E in Scotland

Tue, 03/22/2022 - 15:57
The latest weekly figures show 8,091 patients in Scotland were not seen in the four-hour target time.
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Cost of living: 'It feels like I'm being priced out of existence'

Tue, 03/22/2022 - 15:42
Some disabled people say they are switching off their heating to cope with spiralling energy bills.
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Kaylea Titford: Newtown parents charged over her death

Tue, 03/22/2022 - 15:32
Two parents are accused of allowing their disabled daughter to become morbidly obese.
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Covid: Fewer stomach bugs recorded during UK's lockdown

Tue, 03/22/2022 - 03:57
Food poisoning and gastroenteritis outbreaks halved in England, as people stayed at home.
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Covid hospital numbers in Scotland reach new peak

Tue, 03/22/2022 - 00:03
A record 2,128 patients in Scotland have Covid-19, the highest number since the start of the pandemic.
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Dr Heather Steen seeks to be removed from medical register

Mon, 03/21/2022 - 19:07
The family of Claire Roberts, who died in 1996, say it is essential to hear Dr Steen's evidence.
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Covid: Spring booster jab launches for over-75s and high risk in England

Mon, 03/21/2022 - 11:09
Experts say it will help keep the most vulnerable protected against severe illness amid rising infections.
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Covid trapped me at home for more than seven months

Mon, 03/21/2022 - 10:30
But a vaccine - the first time one has been used to treat Covid - set Ian Lester free.
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Menopause: The Bedfordshire clinic that is 'changing lives'

Mon, 03/21/2022 - 09:15
Sam Price says help is available for women who are "all over the place" due to the menopause.
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Omicron vs Zero-Covid: How long can China hold on?

Mon, 03/21/2022 - 03:00
China's worst outbreak in two years has got some questioning how long it can hang on to its strategy.
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In Mariupol, children bear the brunt of Vladimir Putin's war

Sun, 03/20/2022 - 18:59
At a children's hospital near the besieged city, the true impact of Russia's tactics are on display.
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Covid: Rise in UK infections driven by BA.2 Omicron variant

Fri, 03/18/2022 - 16:19
One in 20 people infected, with record high rates in elderly people due a spring Covid booster vaccine.
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Covid-19: Is the world ready for a great reopening?

Fri, 03/18/2022 - 00:45
We asked our journalists around the world to give us a snapshot of life two years into the pandemic.
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