Glaucoma: New blood test 15 TIMES more likely to identify high-risk people before vision loss

A game-changer for glaucoma diagnosis: Scientists develop a blood test that is 15 TIMES more likely than current methods to identify high-risk individuals before irreversible vision loss occurs The new genetic technique was developed by experts from Flinders University They tested it on a total of 413 413,844 individuals with and without glaucoma Resulting from eye … Read more

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Dorset NHS mental health nurse is house-shamed by neighbour in anonymous note

A dedicated NHS worker was left mortified after receiving an anonymous note from a neighbour saying her home was a ‘disgrace’. The mental health nurse, who has been working 50-hour weeks during the pandemic, found the message tucked in a newsletter posted through the door of her bungalow in Broadstone, Poole, Dorset, last Friday. The anonymous, handwritten … Read more

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UK weather: Huge ‘tornado’ hovers over North East as Britain is set to be battered by storms

Twister on Teesside: Huge ‘tornado’ hovers over North East as Britain is set to be battered by storms Funnel clouds were spotted in Darlington and Stockton-on-Tees last night  Experts say the extreme weather is a ‘tornado that doesn’t touch the ground’ Britain is expecting mixed weather over the weekend with storms in the North  By … Read more

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Prince William reveals which songs are among his 13 favourites

We all have a tune that makes us want to boogie on down, and the Prince of Wales he’s no different, it seems  Prince Charles, 72, has shared the songs that always put him in the mood for dancing during an interview with the Hospital Broadcasting Association – HBA – ahead of the NHS‘s 73 … Read more

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Lord’s to be at FULL capacity for England’s one-day international against Pakistan on July 10

Lord’s to be at FULL capacity for England’s one-day international against Pakistan on July 10… as Government give green light for 30,000 fans to return By Jamie Gardner, Press Association Published: 14:38 BST, 2 July 2021 | Updated: 14:40 BST, 2 July 2021 Lord’s will be at 100 per cent capacity for England’s one-day international … Read more

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Matt Hancock let off for ‘minor’ breach of Ministerial Code over shares in firm that won NHS work

Matt Hancock gets a slap on the wrist from watchdog for ‘minor’ breach of the Ministerial Code by failing to declare he owned shares in a family firm which won NHS contracts while he was Health Secretary Health Secretary has shares in Topwood Ltd,run by his sister and brother-in-law Company specialises in secure storage, shredding … Read more

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