Five more people have sadly died with coronavirus in hospitals in northern Lincolnshire.
Of the latest deaths, announced by NHS England this afternoon, three happened on Friday and two on Saturday.
It brings the total number of Covid-19 deaths at the Northern Lincolnshire and Goole NHS Foundation Trust to 205.
On Saturday, NHS England reported a further nine tragic deaths within the Trust that happened on dates in October and November, which sadly pushed the toll past 200.
Five more people have…
Covid: Dentists ‘may have to close’ without more support – BBC News
Practices relying on NHS work are struggling to stay afloat, the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh says.
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Some dental practices could close as a result of the pandemic, the British Dental Association (BDA) Scotland and the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh (RCSEd) has warned.
The number of patients dentists can treat has been cut by rules to stop the virus from spreading.
The RCSEd has warned that for NHS work the government was “providing very little towards treatment”.
But the Scottish government said the sector has had “unprecedented support”.
Prof Philip Taylor,…
Christmas bubbles to ‘throw fuel on Covid fire’ and lead to deaths, SAGE member warns – Mirror Online
The UK’s five-day Christmas bubbles for three households will likely lead to a third wave, lead to more deaths and ‘throw fuel on the Covid fire’, SAGE’s Professor…
The UK’s five-day Christmas bubble plan will “pour fuel on the Covid fire” and lead to more deaths, a SAGE member has warned.
Professor Andrew Hayward said the four nations’ approach to Christmas risks triggering a third wave of the pandemic in the new year.
Earlier it was announced that three households will be able to mix indoors from December 23 to 27, regardless of existing lockdown tiers.
The rules mean families could be reunited for the festive season, although they cannot meet in pubs and…
Drinking cocoa could make you smarter and help you complete tasks faster, claim researchers – The Sun
DRINKING cocoa makes you smarter, researchers claim.
The beverage was found to be rich in brain-boosting flavanols.
Researchers claim drinking cocoa makes you smarterCredit: Getty Images – Getty
In tests on volunteers, UK researchers focused on the brains frontal cortex, which controls decision-making.
Those who drank flavanol-enriched cocoa finished highly complex tasks much faster and more accurately.
Scans showed higher oxygen levels in these subjects brains, the team from Birmingham University…
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