‘Wonder pill’ breakthrough containing combined Covid and flu vaccines

    ‘Wonder pill’ breakthrough containing combined Covid and flu vaccines

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    ‘Door open’ for Busquets’ Man City move as Julian Alvarez details emerge

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    Nicki Minaj ‘relaunching music career’ following explosive Little Mix feud

    Nicki Minaj ‘relaunching music career’ following explosive Little Mix feud

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    Dead man ‘propped up’ and taken to post office in bid to collect pension

    Dead man ‘propped up’ and taken to post office in bid to collect pension

    The deceased man was reportedly taken into a post office in Staplestown Road in Carlow town, Ireland – with a…
    Ukraine president gives ‘large-scale war with Russia’ warning

    Ukraine president gives ‘large-scale war with Russia’ warning

    Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy has warned of a “large scale” war with Russia if there is an invasion and that…
    Star Trek fans’ joy seeing Whoopi Goldberg back as Guinan after 20 years

    Star Trek fans’ joy seeing Whoopi Goldberg back as Guinan after 20 years

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    James Bond boss suggests Idris Elba is in the running to replace Daniel Craig

    James Bond boss suggests Idris Elba is in the running to replace Daniel Craig

    Daniel Craig has played James Bond in five films over the last 15 years – though the franchise’s latest instalment,…
    Liverpool youngster Jurgen Klopp loves as next Reds wonderkid ‘discovered’

    Liverpool youngster Jurgen Klopp loves as next Reds wonderkid ‘discovered’

    Jurgen Klopp has reportedly been left very impressed by one Liverpool academy prospect, and could move for another young star…
    Teen, 17, takes own life after blaming himself for dad’s Covid death

    Teen, 17, takes own life after blaming himself for dad’s Covid death

    Guilt-ridden Anthony Reyes Jr, from Los Angeles, took his own life after his dad died from Covid last September having…
    Jesy Nelson teases new music as she moves on from Boyz blackfishing scandal

    Jesy Nelson teases new music as she moves on from Boyz blackfishing scandal

    Jesy is currently in California and seemingly working on brand new music – much to the excitement of fans –…

    Health Update

      COVID boosters keep older Americans out of hospitals: CDC
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      COVID boosters keep older Americans out of hospitals: CDC

      (HealthDay)—The risk of hospitalization for COVID-19 among older Americans is far higher for those who are unvaccinated than for those who are fully vaccinated and have had a booster shot,…
      Chicago ranks 3rd in US in deaths and health costs related to diesel pollution, analysis shows
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      Chicago ranks 3rd in US in deaths and health costs related to diesel pollution, analysis shows

      Credit: CC0 Public Domain People around the world breathed cleaner air after the economy ground to a halt during the early days of the coronavirus pandemic. But Chicago and its…
      Late-life exercise shows rejuvenating effects on cellular level
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      Late-life exercise shows rejuvenating effects on cellular level

      Credit: CC0 Public Domain For people who hate exercising, here comes some more bad news: it may also keep you younger. Not just looking younger, but actually younger, on an…
      Researchers call for more work to address overlooked issues affecting women with Parkinson’s
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      Researchers call for more work to address overlooked issues affecting women with Parkinson’s

      Credit: Unsplash/CC0 Public Domain Researchers in a multi-institution study led by UCLA Health have identified several overlooked issues affecting women with Parkinson’s Disease (PD) and call for more research, customized…
      Research finds patients and providers differ in opinions about immediate access to medical records
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      Research finds patients and providers differ in opinions about immediate access to medical records

      Credit: Pixabay/CC0 Public Domain While both patients and clinicians prioritize information transparency, a 21st Century Cures Act requirement for the immediate release of test and lab results is proving more controversial, according…
      Booster shots needed against omicron, CDC studies show
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      Booster shots needed against omicron, CDC studies show

      A dose of a Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine is prepared at Lurie Children’s hospital, Nov. 5, 2021, in Chicago. Three new U.S. studies offer more evidence that the COVID-19 vaccines are…
      Italian doctors, dentists not fully vaccinated are suspended
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      Italian doctors, dentists not fully vaccinated are suspended

      Credit: Unsplash/CC0 Public Domain Some 1,900 Italian doctors and dentists have been suspended from the country’s professional association because they haven’t complied with a law requiring them to be fully…
      Myopia progressed faster in children under COVID-19 lockdowns
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      Myopia progressed faster in children under COVID-19 lockdowns

      (HealthDay)—Myopia progressed more rapidly in schoolchildren exposed to more COVID-19-related lockdown measures, according to a study published online Jan. 14 in JAMA Network Open. Kai Yip Choi, Ph.D., from the…
      Semaglutide superior to liraglutide for weight loss
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      Semaglutide superior to liraglutide for weight loss

      (HealthDay)—Among adults with overweight or obesity, once-weekly subcutaneous semaglutide plus counseling for diet and physical activity results in significantly greater weight loss at 68 weeks than once-daily subcutaneous liraglutide, according…
      One-third of pregnant women report mental distress during pandemic
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      One-third of pregnant women report mental distress during pandemic

      (HealthDay)—Nearly one in three pregnant women have reported elevated symptoms of mental health distress and a negative impact on health behaviors during the COVID-19 pandemic, according to a study published…
      Prostate cancer: “Liquid biopsies” allow non-invasive diagnosis of metastatic cancers
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      Prostate cancer: “Liquid biopsies” allow non-invasive diagnosis of metastatic cancers

      Credit: Unsplash/CC0 Public Domain In future, newly identified biomarkers could be used alongside imaging techniques for the non-invasive diagnosis of patients with advanced prostate cancer. A research team from the…
      How would eliminating race-based adjustments in estimates of kidney function impact clinical trials?
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      How would eliminating race-based adjustments in estimates of kidney function impact clinical trials?

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      Crypto Currency

        Redditors share their thoughts on buying Bitcoin at all-time highs
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        Redditors share their thoughts on buying Bitcoin at all-time highs

        Many crypto enthusiasts turned to social media on Friday to voice their frustrations with the state of the crypto market.…
        SEC rejects MicroStrategy’s Bitcoin accounting practices: report
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        SEC rejects MicroStrategy’s Bitcoin accounting practices: report

        Business intelligence firm MicroStrategy reportedly acted contrary to the Securities and Exchange Commission’s accounting practices for its crypto purchases. According…
        Robinhood Begins Rolling Out Crypto Wallets to Select Customers – Wallets Bitcoin News
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        Robinhood Begins Rolling Out Crypto Wallets to Select Customers – Wallets Bitcoin News

        Trading platform Robinhood has begun rolling out crypto wallets to 1,000 customers. Users can send and receive their cryptocurrencies from…
        Blockchain and the evolution of business models in the game industry
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        Blockchain and the evolution of business models in the game industry

        The first computer games were developed in the late 20th century with the sole purpose of entertaining their audience. One…
        IHS Markit Reports Fourth Quarter of 2021 Financial Results
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        IHS Markit Reports Fourth Quarter of 2021 Financial Results

        On January 21, IHS Markit, a global business information provider, announced the results of its fourth quarter ended November 30…
        NYC Mayor Eric Adams Converts First Paycheck to Bitcoin and Ether via Coinbase – Bitcoin News
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        NYC Mayor Eric Adams Converts First Paycheck to Bitcoin and Ether via Coinbase – Bitcoin News

        The mayor of New York City, Eric Adams, has received his first paycheck in bitcoin and ether via Coinbase. “Promise…

        Entertainment

          ‘One of the best in the league at headers’ – Crystal Palace boss talks about striker’s qualities
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          ‘One of the best in the league at headers’ – Crystal Palace boss talks about striker’s qualities

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          In-form striker not coming back to Den this month – and Millwall manager explains why
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          In-form striker not coming back to Den this month – and Millwall manager explains why

          Isaac Olaofe will spend the rest of the season on loan at Sutton after Millwall let their recall option expire.…
          Millwall striker Benik Afobe on Tom Bradshaw’s injury, scoring against Crystal Palace and how many goals he should be on
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          Millwall striker Benik Afobe on Tom Bradshaw’s injury, scoring against Crystal Palace and how many goals he should be on

          Benik Afobe has offered words of encouragement to Tom Bradshaw after their productive strike partnership was ended on Saturday. One…
          James Haddrell speaks on the prospect of the theatre industry’s recovery during covid
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          James Haddrell speaks on the prospect of the theatre industry’s recovery during covid

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          Lambeth people smuggler who boasted he could bring in 50 illegal immigrants a day to England gets nine years and nine months in jail
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          Lambeth people smuggler who boasted he could bring in 50 illegal immigrants a day to England gets nine years and nine months in jail

          A people smuggler who boasted he could get 50 people a week into England has been jailed for nine years…
          Five Lambeth nurseries could close if they do not get extra cash from council
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          Five Lambeth nurseries could close if they do not get extra cash from council

          By Robert Firth, local democracy reporter   Five South London nurseries could close if a council doesn’t give them extra…

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