Girl, 2, dies after catching rare virus from a PIGEON – and doctors don’t know how she got infected

Girl, 2, dies after catching rare virus from a PIGEON – and doctors don’t know how she got infected

The toddler is believed to be only the fifth human victim of Newcastle Disease The virus strain causes a raft of deadly symptoms like twisted necks in birds  By Emily Stearn, Health Reporter For Mailonline Published: 12:11 GMT, 7 December 2023 | Updated: 12:14 GMT, 7 December 2023 An Australian toddler has died after catching … Read more

Bed-ridden mother, 39, battling long Covid ‘death sentence’ wants to end her life in Switzerland after almost two years of suffering that has left her in constant agony and unable to care for her four children

Bed-ridden mother, 39, battling long Covid ‘death sentence’ wants to end her life in Switzerland after almost two years of suffering that has left her in constant agony and unable to care for her four children

A mother-of-four battling a long Covid ‘death sentence’ that has left her bedridden, unable to care for her children and in constant agony wants to end her life in Switzerland. Kelly Louise Smith-May, of Chipping Sodbury in Gloucestershire, is seeking £10,000 to travel to an assisted dying facility ‘to end her suffering’.  The 39-year-old’s condition … Read more

Doctor explains why chicken soup is so effective when you have a cold

Doctor explains why chicken soup is so effective when you have a cold

Chicken soup does not cure a bad cold, but can lessen the symptoms The meat alone can help relieve cold symptoms and thin mucus   Veggies and seasonings provide important minerals needed to feel better By Emma Saletta For Dailymail.Com Published: 22:19 GMT, 10 November 2023 | Updated: 22:22 GMT, 10 November 2023 A doctor has … Read more

Human metapneumovirus, HMPV: Virus you’ve likely never heard of suddenly surges in Australia – with thousands feared to have it right now

Human metapneumovirus, HMPV: Virus you’ve likely never heard of suddenly surges in Australia – with thousands feared to have it right now

Human metapneumovirus, HMPV: Virus you’ve likely never heard of suddenly surges in Australia – with thousands feared to have it right now By Padraig Collins For Daily Mail Australia Published: 14:21 BST, 26 September 2023 | Updated: 23:48 BST, 26 September 2023 A potentially deadly respiratory virus that few people even know exists is surging … Read more

From A to Zinc – all the vitamins you need in your diet to stay healthy this autumn and winter

From A to Zinc – all the vitamins you need in your diet to stay healthy this autumn and winter

Summer will soon be a distant memory and the cold and dark winter days can make it harder to get all the vitamins you need. But getting enough vitamins is vital as the season changes to remain healthy, boost energy and protect against the inevitable spike in viruses and bugs.  While most of those following … Read more

Cancer-killing treatment using a common cold virus offers hope to patients with inoperable tumors 

Cancer-killing treatment using a common cold virus offers hope to patients with inoperable tumors Phase I clinical trial announced Friday was conducted at NYU Langone Health Used a combination of a live cold virus with an immunotherapy drug  Treatment shrank melanoma tumors in 47% of the trial’s 36 participants  Several studies have examined how oncolytic viruses can … Read more

Nature: Intermittent warm passages let sea turtles cross cold waters on their 9,000 mile migrations

In what experts call their ‘lost years’, some loggerhead sea turtles spend up to two decades migrating from the Japanese beaches of their birth to Baja California. This 9,000-mile journey to distant foraging grounds, however, sees the temperature-sensitive creatures somehow traverse a frigid zone called the Eastern Pacific Barrier. Researchers from the US have finally … Read more

Joe Gorga says Melissa Gorga has ‘changed’ after she gives him the cold shoulder on RHONJ

Joe Gorga admitted he felt like he was living with a stranger on Wednesday night’s episode of The Real Housewives Of New Jersey. The 41-year-old reality fixture complained that his wife Melissa Gorga, 42, had ‘changed’ after she didn’t wait for him and walked ahead as they left a restaurant by the Jersey Shore. But … Read more

Lucy Boynton braves the cold on set of The Ipcress File remake

She is set to play screen siren Jean Courtney in The Ipcress File remake. And Lucy Boynton was seen getting into character as she dashed around the set of the ITV series between scenes on Tuesday.  Despite the frosty weather in Liverpool, the 27-year-old actress wasted no time as she dashed from trailer to trailer in … Read more

COVID-19 could become the new common cold: Experts predict the virus is here to stay

COVID-19 could become the new common cold: Experts predict the virus is here to stay – but will become weaker over time Public health experts believe COVID-19 will likely become an endemic disease, meaning always present in the population but circulating at low rates  Recently, a new model looked at studies of the four common-cold … Read more