• Algorithm spots 'Covid cough' inaudible to humans

    Added On : 3rd November 2020

    An algorithm developed in the US has correctly identified people with Covid-19 only by the sound of their coughs.

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  • Coronavirus: Europe's daily deaths rise by nearly 40% compared with last week - WHO

    Added On : 29th October 2020

    Europe's daily Covid deaths rose by nearly 40% compared with the previous week, the World Health Organization (WHO) has told the BBC.

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  • India's first 'saviour sibling' cures brother of fatal illness

    Added On : 27th October 2020

    The story of India's first "saviour sibling" has made national headlines. It has also raised questions about the ethics of using technology to create a child only to save or cure a sibling in a country with poor regulatory systems. The BBC's Geeta Pandey in Delhi reports.

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  • Covid: The NHS workers 'still recovering' as second wave looms

    Added On : 26th October 2020

    "I still have nightmares most nights about being completely out of my depth."

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  • Expert advice for dealing with stressed-out skin

    Added On : 22nd October 2020

    Stress affects the skin in various ways

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  • Covid reinfection: Man gets Covid twice and second hit 'more severe'

    Added On : 15th October 2020

    A man in the United States has caught Covid twice, with the second infection becoming far more dangerous than the first, doctors report.

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  • Trial to test if Vitamin D protects against Covid

    Added On : 14th October 2020

    Scientists are looking for volunteers to take part in a trial to see if taking vitamin D can give the immune system a boost against Covid.

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  • Covid virus ‘survives for 28 days’ in lab conditions

    Added On : 12th October 2020

    The virus responsible for Covid-19 can remain infectious on surfaces such as banknotes, phone screens and stainless steel for 28 days, researchers say.

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  • BCG: Can a vaccine from 1921 save lives from Covid-19?

    Added On : 11th October 2020

    Scientists in the UK have begun testing the BCG vaccine, developed in 1921, to see if it can save lives from Covid.

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  • Coronavirus: Health experts join global anti-lockdown movement

    Added On : 8th October 2020

    Thousands of scientists and health experts have joined a global movement warning of "grave concerns" about Covid-19 lockdown policies.

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