Andy Lee reveals how he lost 7kg and then gained it all back amid COVID-19

Like many others, Andy Lee’s weight fluctuated amid the coronavirus pandemic with two unprecedented lockdowns in Melbourne.  Speaking to Body and Soul on Sunday, the comedian, 39, admitted to having lost and then gained seven kilograms with pubs closing and then opening up again. ‘When pubs were closed in lockdown, I lost seven kilograms. Pubs … Read more

Wearing masks could save at least 14,000 Americans from dying of COVID-19 by August, model predicts

If 95 per cent of the US population consistently wears masks amid ongoing vaccination efforts, at least 14,000 lives could be saved by August, according to a study.  A model developed by the University of Washington’s Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME) has predicted the number of people that will die of COVID-19 by … Read more

Britain records biggest number of second Covid-19 jabs in a day as 450,000 are administered

Britain has recorded a record number of second doses of Covid-19 vaccine in a single day, with the total number of jabs rising to more than 39million in the country. Government data up to Friday shows the total number who have received at least one dose is now 39,001,554 in the UK. Of those 32,010,244 … Read more

Jordyn Woods gifts Karl-Anthony Towns a portrait of his mother who died of COVID-19 complications

Jordyn Woods gifts beau Karl-Anthony Towns a portrait of his late mother Jacqueline… one year after the matriarch died of COVID-19 complications By Sameer Suri For Published: 00:45 BST, 11 April 2021 | Updated: 00:57 BST, 11 April 2021 Jordyn Woods has movingly gifted her NBA boyfriend Karl-Anthony Towns a portrait of his late … Read more

Covid-19: Britain daily coronavirus cases drop by 24% in a week to 2,589

Coronavirus cases drop by 24% in a week to 2,589 while Britain’s death toll rises by 40 on last weekend before beer gardens reopen as lockdown is eased Covid case numbers continue to fall  Death toll was four times the number of last Saturday but figures were lower last week due to bank holiday    … Read more

Covid-19 UK: AstraZeneca patients swamp A&E departments after suffering mild side effects

Emergency departments are being swamped by patients who have had the AstraZeneca Covid vaccine and are suffering mild side effects. Doctors have reported an increase of patients claiming to be suffering from the jab in the wake of concerns around blood clots raised earlier this week. People saying they are suffering ‘mild headaches’ after having … Read more

Nia Vardalos confirms My Big Fat Greek Wedding 3 but production is on hold due to COVID-19

Nia Vardalos confirmed longstanding rumors that there will be another My Big Fat Greek Wedding film on Instagram on Wednesday. But with the confirmation also came the news that the third installment in the romantic comedy franchise has hit a snag. It turns out the production, which is slated to shoot in Greece this go-around, is … Read more

Pfizer asks FDA to expand emergency use of its COVID-19 vaccines to includes kids from ages 12 to 15

BREAKING NEWS: Pfizer asks FDA to expand emergency use of its COVID-19 vaccine to include kids ages 12 to 15 Pfizer Inc has asked the FDA to expand emergency use of its COVID-19 vaccine to Americans between ages 12 and 15 years old Recent clinical trial data found that the vaccine was 100 percent safe … Read more

I’m A Celebrity winner Abbie Chatfield slams anti-vaxxers who scare women off from Covid-19 shots

Former Bachelor star Abbie Chatfield slams anti-vax influencers for scaring young women off the covid-19 vaccination and says she’s ended friendships with famous friends over it By Marta Jary For Daily Mail Australia Published: 15:16 BST, 9 April 2021 | Updated: 15:32 BST, 9 April 2021 Abbie Chatfield has revealed that she has ‘ended friendships’ … Read more

Doctors perform world’s first living donor lung transplant to Covid-19 patient in Japan

Doctors in Japan have performed the world’s first-ever living donor lung transplant on a patient with severe lung damage from Covid-19. A Japanese woman’s life was saved by the nearly 11-hour operation carried out by a medical team of 30 after her husband and son donated parts of their lungs, doctors said on Thursday.  The … Read more