Health

Hunt for certainty over Covid cases continues

This is the closest we get to tracking the virus in real time. But while some see the fall as a clear sign the virus is in decline, others have argued...

More detailed data released on Covid in hospitals

"The total number of patients with Covid - whether that is primarily what they are being treated for or not - remains a crucial indicator of pressure ...

Latitude festival-goers test positive for coronavirus

Stuart Keeble, director of public health at Suffolk County Council, said: "From our local data, we are picking up 14 or 20 cases but obviously these p...

Club night drops NHS Covid pass requirement

A spokesman for Ultimate Power said that it would not require use of the app exclusively and would accept other forms of Covid status proof. He added ...

Pregnant women urged to get jab as majority unvaccinated

She said that during the winter wave, when the Alpha variant was dominant, one in 10 pregnant women admitted to hospital with Covid symptoms required ...

Covid: Professor Jonathan Van-Tam answers your questions

"Why do I need to be vaccinated?" "Could there be a fourth wave?" "Will there be another pandemic?" The deputy chief medical officer answers a rang...