Whale threats from fishing gear 'underestimated'

Scientific News BBC - Tue, 02/09/2021 - 06:15
Blue whales may be at a bigger risk than previously thought of getting entangled in fishing nets.
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Covid trauma 'also affects people with breathing problems at home'

Health News BBC - Tue, 02/09/2021 - 04:31
Symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder are not confined to those on ventilators, a study suggests.
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Covid-19: NHS app has told 1.7 million to self-isolate

Health News BBC - Tue, 02/09/2021 - 03:17
Ministers believe the contact-tracing app has prevented 600,000 cases of the disease in England and Wales.
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Covid: Boris Johnson 'very confident' in vaccines being used in UK

Health News BBC - Tue, 02/09/2021 - 00:02
A small study suggests the AstraZeneca vaccine may be less effective against the South African variant.
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Covid-19: Over-70s urged to come forward for vaccine

Health News BBC - Mon, 02/08/2021 - 22:07
Dr Nikki Kanani says it is important for those who have missed out to come forward if they wish to be vaccinated.
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