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Pregnant during a heatwave? ONE thing this expert says you need to be doing

With temperatures breaking records, the heat can be uncomfortable – especially if you’re pregnant. Dietitian Laura Tilt reveals how to stay hydrated and why it’s key to managing a heatwave Uncomfortable heatwave still going…. Heatwaves can have serious health implications for some. If you are elderly, sick or pregnant be sure to keep an eye… Read More »

Britain’s daily Covid deaths plunge by 30% in a week to 70 as expert insists it is ‘under control’

Daily Covid cases rise 29% in a week but deaths are down 30% to just 70: Expert insists disease is ‘well under control’ – despite data showing drop has ‘levelled off’ since schools reopened and R rate is up to almost one Department of Health chiefs recorded another 70 Covid deaths, down a third on… Read More »

New coronavirus variants ‘not magic,’ mitigation measures will work, expert says

While research into emerging coronavirus variants is ongoing, one expert cautioned that they are “not magic,” and the measures in place to mitigate current spread will still work against the new strains. Mutations also aren’t out of the norm for a virus, especially one with such high community spread, Dr. Gigi Gronvall, a senior scholar… Read More »

How to travel safe during the coronavirus outbreak, according to an expert

How to travel safely during the coronavirus outbreak: Heavy-duty masks, wearing gloves and carrying sanitary wipes can help reduce risks – but hand-washing really IS the best way to prevent infection, expert says The new coronavirus has spread to more than 1,000 people and killed 41 in China People who flew from Wuhan have carried… Read More »