How concerned should we be about the Indian variant?


It was a distinctly gloomy end to a week that had, at its start, seemed filled with promise.  On Friday, the Prime Minister warned his plans to end all Covid curbs were in jeopardy due to the rapid spread of the Indian variant of Covid-19.  The Government was ‘taking nothing off the table’ in the […]

Covid England: Vaccine drive will open up to under-40s TOMORROW


The coronavirus vaccine programme in England will open up to people under the age of 40 for the first time tomorrow. NHS England said around a million adults aged 38 and 39 will be invited to come forward for their jab from Thursday morning. They will be offered either the Pfizer or Moderna vaccine on […]

Britain could approve Covid vaccines for children after US allows Pfizer’s jab for youngsters


Britain could approve Covid vaccines for children within weeks following US health chiefs’ decision to green light the move, UK scientists said today. America’s regulator, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), last night approved plans for the Pfizer jab to be given to children aged 12 and above.   No10 has reportedly already drawn up plans […]

UK could share 20% of its available Covid vaccines with poorer countries


UK could share 20% of its available Covid vaccines with poorer countries and still hit its target of offering a jab to every adult AHEAD of schedule, UNICEF claims The UK has already ordered 517million doses of different coronavirus vaccines But it only needs 160million to vaccinate all adults and give them booster jabs Analysis […]

Diabetes cases DOUBLE in 15 years as five million Britons have condition, figures reveal


The number of diabetics has doubled to five million in just 15 years, shock figures revealed yesterday. Almost 4.1million Britons have been diagnosed with the condition, compared with just over two million back in 2004/05. A further 850,000 are thought to have the Type 2 form of the illness without knowing, according to Diabetes UK. […]

A brisk stroll is as effective at getting you in shape as jogging, expert says


Since the beginning of the pandemic, there has been one pastime that people have been able to indulge in more than normal. Walking. A recent survey for Transport for London showed 57 per cent of people have been walking more than normal, and other surveys indicate it’s one lockdown habit that people intend to keep […]

English fans should be BANNED from travelling to the Champions League final in Istanbul, insists MP


Fury has erupted over plans for up to 8,000 English football fans to get tickets to the Champions League final in Turkey this month as UEFA will try to host the match in front of a stadium of thousands despite the country’s Covid outbreak. Manchester City and Chelsea will receive up to 4,000 tickets each for […]

Coronavirus: Large events have ‘a small impact’ on Covid spread, SAGE report claims


Big events of 50 people or more could be more Covid safe than modest parties of 10 to 20 people, according to SAGE scientists. People don’t actually mix with a lot of people at large gatherings and only rarely go to them so experts say they may not pose much risk of transmission. But smaller […]

Coronavirus: Indian variant cases in the UK rise to 400 and there are now three types


The proportion of UK Covid cases caused by the Indian variant spiked eight-fold in a fortnight at the start of April, MailOnline can reveal. Four hundred cases of the strain – linked to an explosion of cases in India – have now been detected in Britain since it was first spotted in February. While it accounted […]

Smokers attending A&E will be handed vaping ‘starter packs’ in Government-funded trial


Smokers attending A&E will be handed vaping ‘starter packs’ in Government-funded trial to see if it helps them kick the habit Initiative at five NHS hospitals will see smokers at A&E units offered e-cigarettes  Research shows e-cigarettes can be a useful tool to help people quit tobacco  Devices are controversial as people can become addicting […]

How deadly is India’s Covid variant and is it REALLY behind explosion of cases?


India‘s coronavirus variant may not be fully to blame for the country’s devastating second wave, according to scientists who say a ‘perfect storm’ of Covid complacency, a disregard for social distancing and lack of preparedness by the Government has fuelled the crisis.  Doctors on the frontline claim the B.1.617 strain is responsible for the raging second […]

Why experts say there’s no need to panic about Covid variants… at least for now


It has been nearly two weeks since Britain’s pubs, restaurants, hairdressers and shops reopened and, so far, things appear to be going according to plan. Covid-19 cases are continuing to fall and deaths are below 40 a day. Last week, Government data showed that only 32 fully vaccinated people have been admitted to hospital with Covid-19. […]

HEALTH NOTES: Surfing the web comes of age in lockdown


HEALTH NOTES: Surfing the web comes of age in lockdown as study finds it boosts mental health of older people By Mail on Sunday Reporter Published: 17:01 EDT, 24 April 2021 | Updated: 17:01 EDT, 24 April 2021 Surfing the web boosted the mental health of older people during lockdown. A University of Surrey study found […]

Reduced emissions from halving drainage depths would be equivalent to 1% of all anthropogenic greenhouse gases — ScienceDaily


Substantial cuts in global greenhouse gas emissions could be achieved by raising water levels in agricultural peatlands, according to a new study in the journal Nature. Peatlands occupy just three per cent of the world’s land surface area but store a similar amount of carbon to all terrestrial vegetation, as well as supporting unique biodiversity. […]

Covid PILLS could be available in UK ‘by autumn’ says Boris Johnson


People in the UK could be offered pills to treat Covid at home from autumn this year thanks to a new antivirals taskforce being set up by No10. Boris Johnson today said he will assemble a team of scientists to find ways for people to recover from the virus without going into hospital because the […]

Efforts to stop spread of COVID-19 should focus on preventing airborne transmission, experts say — ScienceDaily


Any future attempts to reduce the spread of covid-19 should be focused on tackling close airborne transmission of the virus which is considered to be the primary route for its circulation, according to experts in an editorial published in The BMJ. Respiratory experts argue that it is now clear that covid-19 (SARS-CoV-2) is most likely […]

You’re close enough to catch Covid from someone else if you can smell their breath, expert says


Dr Julian Tang, a virologist, said if you can smell someone’s breath you are too close Britons should use the ‘garlic-breath distance’ measurement to work out whether they are at risk of catching coronavirus, an expert said today. Dr Julian Tang, a virologist at Leicester University, warned people were standing close enough for the virus […]

Fewer Britons are sticking to 10-day self-isolation following a positive test result, survey finds


Fewer Covid-infected Britons are sticking to the 10-day self-isolation rules than two months ago, an official survey suggests. The Office for National Statistics found 82 per cent of those questioned who tested positive said they followed the mandatory quarantine in the six days to March 13.  For comparison, the figure in early February — when […]

Covid UK: Daily deaths HALVE in a week to 13 while cases rise 29%


Daily Covid cases have jumped by nearly a third in a week, official figures revealed today in the first sign that England’s four-day Easter weekend may have fuelled a spike in transmission. Department of Health bosses posted another 3,568 positive tests across the UK – the highest daily toll since April 1. Deaths have halved […]

Busting Covid myths: Why those Covid temperature tests aren’t just pointless – they’re dangerous


The anticipation is palpable. In just over a fortnight, Britain will begin to spring back to life. Pub gardens will bustle and the pavements outside restaurants will be transformed for continental-style alfresco dining. Gyms will throw open their doors, hairdressers will be ready to get to work on the nation’s lockdown locks. And, as Chancellor Rishi […]

Why washing your weekly shopping probably does nothing to protect you from Covid


Be honest. Are you still washing your grocery shopping? Along with bulk-buying loo roll, it always seemed like Covid overkill to me. But I know a fair few people (even doctors) who, back in the early days of the pandemic, did do it, ‘just to be on the safe side’. My mum’s shielding neighbours took […]

Lockdown easing could be SPED UP because vaccines ARE working, says SAGE scientist


Dr Mike Tildesley, from the University of Warwick team that correctly predicted the UK’s second wave, said he was ‘really pleasantly surprised’ that reopening schools did not cause a spike in infections Britain’s roadmap out of lockdown could be sped up because the coronavirus vaccines are working so well, according to one of the Government […]

AstraZeneca, hapat e gabuar dëmtojnë reputacionin e vaksinës


Publikimi të hënën i të dhënave inkurajuese nga kompania AstraZeneca në lidhje me testimet e vaksinës së saj në Shtetet e Bashkuara rriti shpresat se kompania farmaceutike i tejkaloi problemet e mëparshme. Por vetëm disa orë pas njoftimit, zyrtarët amerikanë lëshuan një deklaratë të pazakontë duke shprehur shqetësimin se kompania kishte përfshirë “të dhëna të […]

Daily data from COVID app predicts local incidence and prevalence of virus


Credit: Unsplash/CC0 Public Domain Published today in The Lancet Public Health, a study by researchers at King’s College London research team detail the modelling behind the ZOE COVID Symptom Study App. They found that self-reported data from over 2.8 million volunteer users of the app living in England, including more than 120 million daily assessments […]

Frappart to become first woman to referee a men’s Champions League match


Issued on: 02/12/2020 – 19:46 France’s Stéphanie Frappart will become the first woman to referee a men’s Champions League match on Wednesday when Juventus host Dynamo Kiev in Turin, European football’s governing body UEFA confirmed on Sunday. The 36-year-old has already made history as the first woman to referee in the French top flight, and […]

Roma, skuadrat e katërt që sonte e siguroi kalimin në fazën e eliminimit direkt


Roma është skuadra e katërt që sonte e siguroi kalimin tutje. Pas Arsenalit, Leicesterit e Hoffenheimit, gjallorosët kanë arritur ta realizojnë edhe fitoren e tretë në katër ndeshje, për të shkuar kështu fazën e eliminimit direkt, përcjell GazetaBlic. Romakët triumfuan pastër në udhëtim ndaj Clujit në Rumani, duke iu falenderuar golave të Veretout e autogolit […]

IBRAHIMOOOOOOVIC, “djalli” i skuadrave në Serie A – Milani kalon në avantazh ndaj Napolit


Liverpool ka kaluar në avantazh ndaj Leicester Cityt me rezulatat 1 me 0. J.Evans ka shënuar auto-gol në minutën e 21-të, shkruan GazetaBlic. Ja pamjet nga goli i shënuar – VIDEO  The post Auto-gol nga Evans, Liverpool në epërsi ndaj Leicester Cityt appeared first on GazetaBlic.

Auto-gol nga Evans, Liverpool në epërsi ndaj Leicester Cityt


Super ndeshja e sotme në Serie A zhvillohet mes Napolit dhe Milanit. Napoli dhe Milan takohen sonte me fillim nga ora 20:45, në kuadër të Serie A, shkruan GazetaBlic Sport. Dy skuadrat kanë filluar mirë këtë sezon dhe dëshirojnë triumfin në ndeshjen e sotme. Janë publikuar formacionet zyrtare për këtë takim. | StartingXI: Meret, Di […]

Liverpool – Leicester City, formacionet zyrtare – Jurgen Klopp “eksperimenton” në saje të mungesave


Liverpool – Leicester City, është kryendeshja e ditës së sotme në Premier Leaague. “The Reds” vijnë në këtë ndeshje me shumë telashe e mungesa, sidomos në vijën e fundit të mbrojtjes, shkruan GazetaBlic. Ndeshja e sontme zhvillohet në ora 20:15, atje ku janë mësuar tashmë formacionet zyrtare. Here’s the Reds to take […]

Preoperative mental state associated with postoperative pain


(HealthDay)—Even modest depression, anxiety, and catastrophizing are predictors of whether a patient later experiences improvements in pain relief following joint replacement surgery, according to a review published online Oct. 20 in the Journal of Pain. Nils Georg Niederstrasser, Ph.D., from the University of Portsmouth, and Stephanie Cook, Ph.D., from De Montfort University in Leicester, both […]

Wearing Masks to Prevent Coronavirus: Here’s What Scientists Know


With the coronavirus on the march through much of the United States, scientists are urging Americans to adopt the few health measures shown to slow the virus: universal mask use, social distancing, good ventilation indoors and hand hygiene. Mask-wearing has become a particularly divisive — and partisan — issue over the past few months. Still, […]

Confused About Masks? Here’s What Scientists Know


With the coronavirus on the march through much of the United States, scientists are urging Americans to adopt the few health measures shown to slow the virus: universal mask use, social distancing, good ventilation indoors and hand hygiene. Mask-wearing has become a particularly divisive — and partisan — issue over the past few months. Still, […]

Anglia U21 realizon edhe golin e dytë ndaj Shqipërisë


Kombëtarja e Anglisë U21 ka shënuar edhe golin e dytë ndaj Shqipërisë U21. Golin e dytë në këtë sfidë e ka shënuar, James Justin, mesfushori i Leicester City – përcjell GazetaBlic Sport. Rezultati aktual i takimit është 2-0, në favor të Anglisë U21. Austria u21 ndërkohë është duke fituar me rezultatin 3:0. Nëse ndeshjet mbyllen […]

U.K. has biggest 1-day jump in confirmed coronavirus cases


One shopper walks away with a full cart as others queue outside a major supermarket in Leicester, England, Sunday Nov. 1, 2020. The British government announced on Saturday a four-week public lockdown in response to the latest coronavirus surge, and government lawmaker Michael Gove on Sunday acknowledged that the lockdown could be extended. (Joe Giddens/PA […]

People of Black and Asian ethnicity up to twice as likely to be infected with COVID-19 as those of White ethnicity


Credit: Pixabay/CC0 Public Domain People of Black ethnicity are twice as likely to be infected with COVID-19 compared to those of White ethnicity, according to researchers at the Universities of Leicester and Nottingham, supported by the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) Leicester Biomedical Research Centre. The findings are published in EClinical Medicine by The […]

Fitore e lehtë e Leicesterit ndaj Bragës (VIDEO)


Leicester City ka shënuar fitore të lehtë ndaj Bragës, me rezultat 4-0, ndeshje e vlefshme për fazën e grupeve në Ligën e Europës. Kelechi Iheanacho e hapi serinë e golave për anglezët në minutën e 21’. Pjesa ep arë u mbyll me rezultatin 1-0. Pjesa e dytë i takoi në tërësi Leicesterit. Për 2-0, shënoi […]

Turpërohet Milani, pëson edhe golin e tretë nga Lille


Skuadra e Leicester Cityt ka shënuar edhe golin e dytë ndaj Bragas. Leicester ka shënuar edhe golin e dytë personal në ndeshjen e Europa League – shkruan GazetaBlic. Iheanacho ka realizuar golin e dytë në minutën e 48’të të ballafaqimit. Rezultati aktual i takimit është 2-0. Ja goli VIDEO The post Iheanacho shënon edhe golin […]

Luajti dje ndaj Leicester Cityt, ylli i Leeds rezulton me Covid-19


Sulmuesi i Leeds United dhe i Spanjës, Rodrigo Moreno ka konfirmuar se ai ka rezultuar pozitiv për Covid-19 dhe tani po hyn në një periudhë të vetë-izolimit. Rodrigo luajti për Leeds në humbjen e së hënës mbrëma kundër Leicester City në Premier League, por do të mungojë ndeshjen e ardhshme kundër Crystal Palace, përcjell GazetaBlic […]

Formacioni më i mirë i javës në Europa League, Dalot i Milanit për herë të parë pjesë e saj


Në këtë javë janë luajtur ndeshjet e xhiros së dytë në Europa League. Këto ndeshje të grupeve kanë prodhuar rezultate interesante, mirëpo përgjithësisht skuadrat e mëdha kanë triumfuar në ndeshjet e tyre. Milani, Arsenlai, Napoli, Leicester triumfuan përballë kundërshtarëve të tyre resepktivë. ndërsa, befasi të madhe shkaktoi Antwerp që mposhti Tottenham Hostspur në Belgjikë, përcjell […]

Sociedad-Napoli, derbi i Europa Leagues – në fushë edhe Milan e Roma!


Vetëm një javë pas startit të ndeshjeve në grupe Europa League luan sfidat e radhës të kësaj faze, në një kompeticion tepër të fortë që është bërë vërtet sa i vështirë po aq edhe i paparashikueshëm, për shkak të ngarkesës së madhe dhe ngjeshjes së jashtëzakonshme që ka pësuar kalendari i të gjitha skuadrave pjesëmarrëse […]

Arsenali u shokua nga Leicester City në shtëpi, kjo është nota e Granit Xhakës


Ka përfunduar ndeshja në mes Arsenalit dhe Leicester Cityt. Leicester ka triumfuar ndaj skuadrës së Mikel Artetas me rezultat 0 me 1 në trasnfertë, përcjell GazetaBlic. Ishte një ndeshje e nivelizuar nga të dy skuadrat , por që një gol i realizuar në fund të ndeshjes ishte vendimtar. Jamie Vardy realizoi në minutën e 80′ […]

Granit Xhaka me shokë gjunjëzohen para Leicester Cityt, Vardy vendimtar me golin e tij


Ka përfunduar ndeshja në mes Arsenalit dhe Leicester Cityt. Leicester ka triumfuar ndaj skuadrës së Mikel Artetas me rezultat 0 me 1 në trasnfertë, përcjell GazetaBlic. Ishte një ndeshje e nivelizuar nga të dy skuadrat , por që një gol i realizuar në fund të ndeshjes ishte vendimtar. Jamie Vardy realizoi në minutën e 80′ […]

Leicesteri e mposht Arsenalin në shtëpi (VIDEO)


Leicester City e ka befasuar Arsenalin, duke e mposhtur me rezultat 0-1, në kuadër të xhiros së gjashtë në Premierligë. Golin e vetëm të kësaj ndeshje e shënoi Jamie Vardy në minutën e 80’ pas një asistimi të bukur nga Cengiz Under. Pas kësaj fitoreje Leicesteri pozicionohet në vendin e katërt me 12 pikë. ndërsa, […]

Shokohet Arsenali, Vardy realizon për epërsinë e Leicester Cityt


Memphis Depay ka shënuar për epërsinë Lyon ndaj Monacos në 1 me 0. Ai pas shënimit të golit  i ka dërguar një mesazh shokut të ekipit holandez, Virgil van Dijk, përcjell GazetaBlic. Ai shkruajti në fanellën e tij të brendshme ” Virgil, qëndro i fortë vëlla”. Ja pamjet nga ky moment – VIDEO  #OLASM Stay […]

Skema e mashtrimit e një “call center”-i në Ballkan


Në dhjetor 2018, një burrë i quajtur Alexander Ignjatoviç i telefonoi zyrave të policisë federale në qytetin gjerman Wiesbaden, pranë Frankfurtit, dhe kërkoi që ta lidhnin me Departamentin e Krimit Kibernetik. Ignjatoviç, i cili ka lindur në Gjermani, por ishte me origjinë serbe, i tha policisë se ai kishte informacione mbi një operacion mashtrimi prej […]

Tejzgjatja e koronavirusit: Pse disa njerëz s’ po shërohen?


Për shumicën e njerëzve, COVID-19 është një sëmundje që zgjat pak dhe është e lehtë. Por disa po luftojnë me simptomat e virusit, si lodhje, dhimbje trupi dhe vështirësi në frymëmarrje për muaj me radhë. Gjendja e njohur si “covidi i zgjatur” ka një efekt dobësues në shëndetin e njerëzve. andaj dhe historitë e atyre […]

“COVID që zgjat”, pse disa njerëz s’ po e marrin akoma veten nga sëmundja


Për shumicën e njerëzve, COVID-19 është një sëmundje që zgjat pak dhe është e lehtë. Por disa po luftojnë me simptomat e virusit, si lodhje, dhimbje trupi dhe vështirësi në frymëmarrje për muaj me radhë, raporton BBC. Gjendja e njohur si “Covidi që zgjat” dobëson imunitetin e njerëzve. andaj dhe historitë e atyre që thonë […]

Tejzgjatja e Covidit: Pse disa njerëz s’ po shërohen!


Për shumicën e njerëzve, COVID-19 është një sëmundje që zgjat pak dhe është e lehtë. Por disa po luftojnë me simptomat e virusit, si lodhje, dhimbje trupi dhe vështirësi në frymëmarrje për muaj me radhë Gjendja e njohur si “covidi i zgjatur” ka një efekt dobësues në shëndetin e njerëzve. andaj dhe historitë e atyre […]

Infektimi i presidentit risjell në vëmendje rrezikun nga COVID-19 për të moshuarit


Presidenti Donald Trump bëri një rikthim dramatik në Shtëpinë e Bardhë dje pas daljes nga spitali ushtarak ku u trajtua në mënyrë intensive pas infektimit me COVID-19. Sëmundja e tij, vuri sërish në fokus ndikimin që ka coronavirusi tek pacientpët e moshuar. akoma s’ është plotësisht e qartë shkalla e përhapjes së koronavirusit në Shtëpinë […]

Manchester City – Leicester, mbyllet pjesa e parë me dy gola të shënuar (VIDEO)


Ka përfunduar pjesa e parë në ndeshjen Manchester City- Leiceter City, me rezultat 1-1, ndeshje e cila po luhet në kuadër të xhiros së tretë në Premierligë. Riyad Mahrez i kaloi vendasit në epërsi në minutën e 4’. Mysafirët e barazuan rezultatin në minutën e 37’ me Jamie Vardyn nga penalltia. PËR T’I PARË GOLAT […]

Vaping Links to Covid Risk Are Becoming Clear


Twenty-year-old Janan Moein vaped his first pen a year ago. By late fall, he was blowing through several THC-laced cartridges a week — more, he said, than most people can handle. Then in early December, he found himself in the emergency room of Sharp Grossmont Hospital in San Diego with a collapsed lung and a […]

People with obesity are at high risk for severe COVID-19. That poses serious medical and social challenges


Credit: Unsplash/CC0 Public Domain The United States and many other developed countries are confronting intertwined public health crises—the coronavirus pandemic and obesity. About 40% of U.S. adults have obesity, and recent studies show it’s a risk factor for severe and fatal COVID-19, even in young adults. Obesity can cause metabolic, immune, and blood clotting abnormalities […]

UK’s Johnson unveils plan to beat Covid-19 slump


Issued on: 30/06/2020 – 16:54Modified: 30/06/2020 – 16:54 Prime Minister Boris Johnson promised to shake Britain’s economy out of its coronavirus-induced crisis on Tuesday by fast-tracking infrastructure investment and slashing property planning rules. As Britain emerges from lockdown, Johnson is looking to move past criticism of his government’s handling of the pandemic with a plan to repair […]

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