HIV: People with virus or taking PReP to be allowed to join armed forces

“The biggest part for me of seeing this change is knowing that no-one else will now…

Covid: No need to change Christmas plans says Sajid Javid

The Health Secretary Sajid Javid, has said there is no need for people to change Christmas…

Covid: GPs have ‘no capacity’ to help with booster jabs

“Practices will need to work with patients to find a common ground on what is considered…

Covid: Omicron may require ‘very stringent response’, say Sage scientists

The advisers say that there is not currently any evidence of widespread community transmission of Omicron…

Covid booster: Hospitals and pharmacies urged to ramp up rollout

But health leaders have warned that expanding the booster rollout poses a big challenge. Matthew Taylor,…

World Aids Day: ‘I saw my partner and friends die of the disease’

In December 1981, The Lancet medical journal reported the first Aids-related death in London. The disease…

FDA approves 'glowing tumor' drug to help surgeons identify ovarian cancer cells

Cytalux (pafolacianince), a drug that binds to ovarian cancer tissue and glows when exposed to fluorescent…

Merck COVID-19 pill: FDA panel weighs safety, effectiveness

Government health advisers on Tuesday weighed the benefits and risks of a closely watched drug from…

University of Oxford on omicron: No proof COVID-19 vaccines won't prevent against severe disease

The University of Oxford said Tuesday there was no evidence that current COVID-19 vaccines would not…

Covid: Face masks rules return in England amid Omicron spread

Dr Jenny Harries, head of the UK Health Security Agency, told BBC Breakfast there was “great…