The Prime Minister, appearing in the 100th press briefing from number ten, sought to impress upon viewers the steps his Government is taking against this secondary wave of Covid-19. However, he emphasised that new measures being introduced to stem the rise in cases “will take time to feed through"
Ten thousand UK volunteers have been invited to join a leading phase three Covid-19 vaccine trial from Friday 25 September, as the number of people who have signed up to take part in the research hits 250,000.
The Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) has launched the long-awaited NHS Covid-19 Test and Trace app. How does it work and is it the answer to containing the virus?
Steve Walton of Benson Viscometers details how viscosity testing could be essential for beating the Covid-19 pandemic.
Prime Minister Boris Johnson has announced a series of new restrictions in England following an increase of Covid-19 infections. The announcement follows a build-up of discussions with the Government’s scientific and medical advisors, the Cabinet and First Ministers of the devolved administrations.
AstraZeneca-Oxford University announced on Saturday that they have resumed its UK coronavirus vaccine trial following confirmation by the Medicines Health Regulatory Authority (MHRA) that it was safe to do so.
The Health Foundation has warned that the Governments lack clarification on Covid-19 guidance, particularly on who people can meet and where. The confusion caused could be detrimental to the fight against Covid-19.
New research from Spain has found that a high dose of calcifediol, which is an activated form of vitamin D, can drastically reduce the risk of being placed into an ICU in Covid-19 patients.
A new £500 million funding packaged will be invested in quick result Covid-19 test trails and increased testing capacity, the Health and Social Care Secretary Matt Hancock announced today.
The newly released NHS Track and Trace data has shown the first decrease in positive cases since July.
The Health Secretary has announced that, from 1 September, people on low incomes who need to self-isolate and are unable to work from home in areas with high incidences of Covid-19 will benefit from a new payment scheme.