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Covid-19 news: Health leaders warn of pressure on NHS in England

By Michael Le Page , Clare Wilson , Jessica Hamzelou , Sam Wong , Graham Lawton , Adam Vaughan , Conrad Quilty-Harper and Layal Liverpool Ambulance staff with a patient outside the Royal London hospital in London, England. ANDY RAIN/EPA-EFE/Shutterstock Latest coronavirus news as of 5pm on 27 July Rising covid-19 hospitalisations, long covid cases… Read More »

NYC to require vaccinations or weekly Covid tests for city health care, hospital workers: Sources

Bill de Blasio, mayor of New York,. Jeenah Moon | Reuters New York City will require all workers at city-run health care facilities and hospitals to be vaccinated or take weekly Covid tests, with positivity rates continuing to tick upward as the delta variant spreads, City Hall officials told NBC New York. Mayor Bill de… Read More »

Exercise & mental health: professional footballer reveals 5 major benefits

Profesional Footballer Thomas Hal Robson-Kanu tells Healthista five ways exercise can help to boost our mental health We all know that exercise is essential for the body, but the benefits for your mental health are just as important. In the UK, one in four people experience mental health problems every year, and according to some… Read More »

Tennessee health department halting vaccine outreach to minors

Tennessee’s health department is halting its outreach to minors to get vaccinated against all diseases, not just COVID-19. Michelle Fiscus, former vaccine chief with the Tennessee Department of Health, wrote a memo explaining teenagers ages 14-17 can obtain COVID-19 vaccines without their parents’ approval. After that, she said she was dismissed from her job, and… Read More »