Pregnant women 'could pass Covid-19 to unborn babies' new study claims
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Pregnant women 'could pass Covid-19 to unborn babies' new study claims

Pregnant women may be able to pass Covid-19 to their unborn babies, a new study claims. Researchers at the University of Milan found the disease and antibodies in the umbilical cord blood, breast milk, placentas and the vaginas of some pregnant coronavirus patients. Claudio Fenizia, an immunology specialist at the¬†university, said the findings should serve […]

Universal Credit warning as rising unemployment 'could swamp DWP work coaches'
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Universal Credit warning as rising unemployment 'could swamp DWP work coaches'

More than three million people have already applied for universal credit during the coronavirus pandemic. And a new report warns that the rising unemployment resulting from the Covid-19 crisis could cause employees of the Department of Work and Pensions to be “hopelessly inundated” as they attempt to tackle the massive rise in benefit claims. The […]

China's real coronavirus case toll 'could be 640,000' after database leaked
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China's real coronavirus case toll 'could be 640,000' after database leaked

China may have registered hundreds of thousands of more coronavirus cases than according to official figures, leaked data shows. The country has reported 82,933 Covid-19 cases publicly, but many believe the actual number is much higher. This theory is supported by a database that has just been leaked from a Chinese university, indicating that the […]

WHO responds to claims that mouthwash 'could protect against coronavirus'
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WHO responds to claims that mouthwash 'could protect against coronavirus'

The World Health Organization has said there is “no evidence” that gurgling mouthwash can protect you from coronavirus – despite claims by experts. A report suggested that the fluid could damage the bug’s protective membrane and potentially destroy Covid-19 before infecting human cells. And it prompted scientists to call for “immediate study” to learn more […]

Coronavirus 'could be with us forever' warns WHO as US blames China for pandemic
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Coronavirus 'could be with us forever' warns WHO as US blames China for pandemic

Some speculate about the end of the coronavirus crisis, experts from the World Health Organization [WHO] have warned that Covid-19 “will never disappear” “It’s important to put this on the table: this virus may just become an endemic virus in our communities again, and this virus may never go away,” said Michael Ryan, WHO’s head […]