Dog owner’s warning over deadly plant that caused her golden retriever severe brain damage

Dog owner issues urgent warning over deadly ‘lords-and-ladies’ plant after her beloved golden retriever Lola suffered severe brain damage from eating its poisonous berries and had to be put down Chloe Allen, 22, was forced to put her golden retriever Lola down on March 26 Her dog consumed a couple of ‘lord-and-ladies’ berries last year … Read more

Football coach, 25, hanged himself after his cocaine habit triggered severe bouts of depression

Football coach, 25, hanged himself after his cocaine habit triggered severe bouts of depression, inquest hears Nathan Coyne’s body was found in bedroom at the home he shared with sister He first began taking the drug socially in 2018 but suffered from ‘come downs’  For confidential support call Samaritans on 116123 or visit a Samaritans … Read more

Loggerhead Turtles washed ashore NSW coast due to severe weather and huge swells

Huge coastal swells sees baby TURTLES washed ashore and rescuers issue a desperate warning to beachgoers that could save the hatchlings lives Wildlife rescuers warned of several Loggerhead Turtles washing up to shore  Turtles have been spotted washing in and remaining beached due to weather Walkers urged to call for help and not throw turtles  … Read more

US study finds Oxford/AstraZeneca vaccine is 100% effective against severe Covid

The Oxford/AstraZeneca Covid vaccine is 100 per cent effective at keeping people out of hospital, a US study has confirmed. An extra trial of the vaccine in the US found it was more effective than it was in the UK research – preventing 79 per cent of all infections – and nobody got seriously ill. … Read more

Jason Kennedy’s wife Lauren Scruggs visited the emergency room for ‘severe pain’ after egg retrieval

Jason Kennedy’s wife Lauren Scruggs visited the emergency room for ‘severe pain’ after egg retrieval procedure: ‘Everything will be ok’ By Tracy Wright For Published: 14:08 GMT, 17 March 2021 | Updated: 14:08 GMT, 17 March 2021 They’re sharing their journey to becoming parents. And Jason Kennedy had a small scare when wife Lauren … Read more

European summer droughts are more severe than in the past 2,100 years

Droughts in Europe during the summer are more severe now than at any time in the past two millennia, a new study reveals. Researchers studied ‘chemical fingerprints’ – carbon and oxygen isotopes – in European oak trees to reconstruct summer climate over the last 2,110 years.   They found that drought conditions suddenly intensified in 2015 beyond … Read more

EU’s drug regulator says severe allergies should be added to list of side effects

Severe allergies should be added to the list of possible side effects of AstraZeneca‘s Covid-19 vaccination, the EU’s drug regulator said. The development comes after 41 reports of possible anaphylaxis were detected in the UK, with likely links to the vaccination.    Severe allergic reaction is listed as ‘not known’ under possible side effects of the AstraZeneca jab … Read more

Covid-19: Some severe asthma sufferers eligible for a vaccine have been refused one, charity warns

People with severe asthma are being refused Covid vaccines by GPs, a charity has warned.  Asthma UK said there is widespread confusion over whether people with the lung condition qualify as one of the top priority groups.   The Joint Committee on Vaccination and Immunisation (JCVI) guidance for priority group six, which is under way now, … Read more

Dozens of moderators sue Facebook for severe mental trauma after exposure to violent images at work 

Dozens of Facebook moderators sue social media giant for severe mental trauma after being exposed to violent images at work  Dozens of moderators for the social media giant are suing for mental trauma  Their roles were to spot and remove harrowing material from the website Some attempted suicide while others have post-traumatic stress disorder  By … Read more

How a severe milk allergy left baby Arthur screaming in agony with blistered skin

A severe milk allergy left a baby screaming in agony as eczema covered 98 per cent of his body, his mother has revealed. Charlotte Smallwood, 25, from Romford in Essex, claimed doctors refused to diagnose a cow’s milk protein allergy (CMPA) and instead offered her son Arthur treatments for colic and acid reflux. It took … Read more