How to think about coronavirus risk in your life 

How to think about coronavirus risk in your life 

Covid-19 has turned life into an endless series of risk calculations. Can I take my child to see their grandparents, even if it means getting on a plane? Is it okay to begin seeing friends or dating? Should I attend religious services even if they…

Warning over coronavirus cash scams as taxpayers set to lose £8 billion

Warning over coronavirus cash scams as taxpayers set to lose £8 billion

Scammers are targeting coronavirus cash rescue schemes and could end up fleecing the Government of almost £8 billion, a report has warned. Businesses and individuals could also lose money to fraudsters taking advantage of demand for financial help. The Policy Exchange think tank said the…

Male hormones ‘help coronavirus infiltrate’ cells – making men more at risk

Male hormones ‘help coronavirus infiltrate’ cells – making men more at risk

Coronavirus has exposed a serious gender split that has prompted scientists to research why it is that men are getting sicker – and more often dying – from the killer disease. Studies have shown on several occasions that men become much sicker than women with…

China makes bizarre claim coronavirus started in Barcelona, Spain – not Wuhan

China makes bizarre claim coronavirus started in Barcelona, Spain – not Wuhan

China is once again trying to shift the blame for coronavirus, this time suggesting the pandemic could have started in Spain. Just days before the World Health Organisation (WHO) begins a scoping mission in Beijing to establish what caused the outbreak that has now killed…