Tag: Coronavirus Lockdowns

spot_img

Benefits of original Covid lockdown were ‘a drop in the bucket compared to the costs’

Draconian lockdown measures taken to stop the spread of Covid in early 2020 may have saved as few as 1,700 lives, analysis suggests.Economists...

Coronaphobic Britain: 41% are still taking Covid tests at least once a month and wearing masks

Millions of Brits are still taking Covid tests and wearing makes, three years after the nation was plunged into its first lockdown.Four in...

Three years on from pandemic, when Dr Doom, Prof Gloom and ‘JVT’ became household names

Three years ago today Britain went into its very first national Covid lockdown. In a historic address to the nation, the then-Prime Minister Boris...

Get ready for the TRIPLEDEMIC this winter: RSV, flu and Covid begin to bite

The US could be thrashed by 'tripledemic' of viruses this winter as the knock-on effects of lockdown begin to bite.Already cases of RSV...

CDC says it is ‘confident’ it could contain Ebola outbreak responsible for 24 deaths in Uganda

Senior health officials are 'confident' that Ebola will not reach the US as an outbreak of the disease grips an African nation.Uganda has...

American children got 10 per cent fatter during the pandemic, ‘alarming’ study suggests

American children got 10 per cent fatter during the pandemic, 'alarming'...

Crocodile bites and toxic mushrooms: The WEIRDEST reasons Britons needed the NHS post-lockdown

Crocodile bites, volcanic eruptions and ingesting toxic mushrooms.Those are just some of the weird ways Britons injured themselves in the first year after...

GP face-to-face appointments are now at highest level since Covid kicked off

The proportion of people seeing their GP face-to-face has risen to its highest level since the start of the pandemic, official figures show.Two-thirds...

British Medical Journal faces backlash from leading scientists

Britain's preeminent medical journal was today accused of giving hardline Covid scientists too much clout and risking being one-sided with its 'Covid inquiry'.The...

Boris defends Covid lockdowns YET AGAIN: PM insists orders DID NOT plunge the NHS into chaos

Boris Johnson has insisted that draconian lockdowns imposed during the pandemic did not plunge the NHS into chaos.In one of his final public appearances...

Grant Shapps says he put together his OWN Covid data spreadsheets to prevent Christmas lockdown

Grant Shapps today claimed that he helped stop a Christmas lockdown by doing his own Covid research and presenting his results at crucial...