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Health records giant Epic cracks down on startup for unauthorized sharing of patient data

Epic Systems, the electronic health records giant, cut off its data supply to Particle Health, claiming the startup was using information in unauthorized ways.

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EU probe of weight loss and diabetes drugs like Wegovy, Ozempic finds no link to suicidal thoughts

The review examined several drugs from Novo Nordisk, including Wegovy, Ozempic, Rybelsus, and Saxenda, but did not include Eli Lilly's Zepbound and Mounjaro.

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Record levels of funding propel Denver-Boulder to the top of the life sciences market

Denver-Boulder is rapidly becoming a life sciences hub thanks to a surge in funding, research collaborations and lab space.

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Nine-year-olds added to malicious WhatsApp groups

Schools warn thousands of parents on Tyneside about malicious group chats on the messaging app.

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Unpaid carers shocked at having to repay thousands

Two ex-ministers say the government should pause demands for large sums of money from benefits overpayments.

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Paxman: Parkinson's makes you wish you'd not been born

The former University Challenge presenter delivers a list of recommendations to Downing Street.

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NHS spring Covid booster jab bookings to open

People eligible for the free vaccine in England, including everyone aged over 74, can book from Monday.

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Healthy Returns: J&J cell therapy gains new edge over Bristol Myers rival

J&J's cell therapy is now approved for an earlier line of treatment than a competing drug from Bristol Myers. Meanwhile, a look at Mount Sinai’s approach to AI.

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Gang culture at neurosurgery department, doctor alleges

Neurosurgeon Mansoor Foroughi alleges he was dismissed after he raised safety concerns.

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Biotech startup Seed Health is betting its profits on AI-powered medical science

Seed Health became profitable by selling consumer probiotics, and now it's chasing much bigger science, investing in an AI platform for microbiome moonshots.

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PM defends NHS record as targets missed in England

The latest figures show many patients face long waits, but the PM insists headway is being made.

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Moderna halts plans to build Kenya vaccine plant as Covid shot demand plunges

Moderna's decision aligns with its broader effort to cut costs by resizing its Covid vaccine-manufacturing footprint.

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Can health secretary name NHS trusts performing well?

Victoria Atkins is challenged to name some health trusts meeting their targets to cut waiting lists.

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Biotech stocks are ready to break out. They just need one more thing

Biotech stocks tend to outperform in the months leading up to an interest rate cut. But other factors are driving performance too.

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Weak evidence and toxic debate letting down gender care children, report says

A landmark report says "toxicity" of debate is hampering medical research into gender services.

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'Zombie' drug found in cannabis THC vapes in UK

Cannabis vapes are being sold containing the dangerous animal tranquiliser xylazine, experts say.

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Google partners with Bayer on new AI product for radiologists

Google Cloud and Bayer are building a new AI-powered platform to help radiologists work more efficiently.

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A new study reveals the states where private equity has the most influence on housing, health care, jobs and pensions

Georgia and Arizona rank high for housing, New Mexico for health care, Massachusetts for jobs and Louisiana and Michigan for pension risk.

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Denver and its craft breweries embrace nonalcoholic beer, spirits

The interest is due in part to the active and health-conscious lifestyles of Denver residents, local breweries said.

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Pfizer's RSV vaccine shows potential to protect high-risk adults ages 18-59, widening possible use

Pfizer plans to file for an expanded approval of Abrysvo, which is currently approved for adults ages 60 and above and expectant mothers.

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'The NHS paid for my mum to go private. She died'

BBC Panorama investigates patient safety at a major private provider used by the NHS.

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Trump says abortion restrictions should be left to states, dodging a national ban

Trump had hinted that he might embrace a federal abortion ban after 15 or 16 weeks.

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'Radiographer started crying during my cancer scan'

Molly Cuddihy shares her story in a podcast covering themes including mental health and body image.

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Teladoc CEO departs the company after stock's 95% fall from 2021 highs

Teladoc Health on Friday announced the sudden departure of CEO Jason Gorevic

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New cause of asthma damage revealed

Cells lining the airways are squeezed to destruction, setting up a cycle of harm, lab studies suggest.

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Diabetes drug similar to Ozempic helped slow progression of Parkinson's disease in small trial

The drug, made by Sanofi, is a GLP-1 like Novo Nordisk's blockbuster diabetes injection Ozempic and weight loss counterpart Wegovy

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Many CVS drug plans will cover over-the-counter birth control pill at no cost

The decision by CVS could open the door for more people to prevent unintended pregnancies without a prescription. 

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Danone CEO downplays threat of weight loss drugs on food producers: 'We see ourselves as extremely complementary'

The CEO of French consumer goods giant Danone downplayed the threat of obesity drugs on its food business, arguing that consumers were likely to turn to healthy products as part of their new regime.

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Healthy Returns: Weight loss, diabetes drug ad spending tops $1 billion

Drugmakers spent big on ads for weight loss and diabetes drugs such as Wegovy and Ozempic. Meanwhile, the FDA approved the first AI diagnostic tool for sepsis.

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FDA authorizes Prenosis software as first AI tool that can diagnose sepsis

Prenosis announced its AI-powered diagnostic tool for sepsis has been approved by the FDA

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From Miami to Melbourne, a quiet revolution is underway to fend off a silent and invisible killer

Several chief heat officers have been appointed in cities worldwide to prepare residents for increasingly frequent and severe bouts of excessive heat.

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Health insurer stocks slide as final Medicare Advantage rates disappoint

The rate adds more pressure on insurers already grappling with high medical costs and uncertainty after the cyberattack on UnitedHealth Group's tech unit.

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What is the infected blood scandal and how many people died?

Thousands were infected with HIV and hepatitis C, in the worst treatment disaster in NHS history.

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Study aims to break brain injury link to depression

Half of those admitted to hospital with a brain injury report depression in the following year, research suggests.

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Aphantasia: Why I cannot see my children in my mind

Not everyone can picture images in their mind's eye and remember sounds or faces - but why?

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Walgreens tops quarterly revenue estimates, but narrows profit outlook in 'challenging' economy

Walgreens posted a steep net loss for the quarter as it recorded a hefty goodwill impairment charge related to its primary-care provider VillageMD. 

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What are assisted dying, assisted suicide and euthanasia?

Many countries have legalised assisted dying, assisted suicide or euthanasia, which are different.

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Woman saw 20 doctors before endometriosis diagnosis

Dearbhail Ormond was diagnosed with endometriosis after seeing 20 doctors across 18 years.

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UnitedHealth Group has paid more than $3 billion to providers following cyberattack

UnitedHealth Group has paid out more than $3.3 billion to providers impacted by Change Healthcare cyberattack

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Sexually transmitted infection rates have risen sharply among adults 55 and older, CDC data shows

The trend is prompting doctors to call for more discussions with older people about sexual health.

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Moderna moves three vaccines into final stage trials as it works to rebound from Covid slump

Moderna will chart its post-Covid future Wednesday during its fifth annual "Vaccines Day," an investor event in Boston.

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Novo Nordisk's $1,000 diabetes drug Ozempic can be made for less than $5 a month, study suggests

Researchers found Novo Nordisk's Ozempic could be manufactured for an estimated 89 cents to $4.73 for a month's supply, figures that include a profit margin.

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Altimmune says weight loss drug minimized muscle loss in trial results, which may set it apart

The results are a sign that Altimmune can address an area of concern around weight loss drugs, which is that they shrink critical muscle mass.

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FDA approves Merck's drug for rare, deadly lung condition

The approval is a win for Merck, which is working to diversify its revenue stream as its blockbuster cancer drug Keytruda nears a loss of market exclusivity.

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Healthy Returns: Drugmakers are capping inhaler prices at $35 in a win for some patients

Three drugmakers are capping out-of-pocket costs for their inhalers. Meanwhile, many digital diabetes management tools aren't all they're cracked up to be.

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Supreme Court signals it is likely to reject a challenge to abortion pill access

The Biden administration is defending FDA decisions that lifted restrictions on mifepristone, including one that made it available by mail.

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Moderna says new Covid vaccine showed stronger immune response than current shot in study

Moderna's new shot offers the potential of a longer shelf life and is one component of its combination vaccine targeting Covid and the flu.

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What is pregabalin and why can it be dangerous?

The prescription drug has been linked to a number of deaths in the UK and around the world.

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Need an op? The hospitals with the worst waits

BBC News analysis reveals wide variation across England in waits for planned hospital treatment.

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Health staff start court fight over long Covid

They say they are disabled after catching Covid at work, with no protection from employers.

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What is the new vaping tax and when will it start?

The government will introduce a new vaping tax on top of measures to stop children vaping.

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'I embrace my alopecia, but I’d love my old hair back’

People living with alopecia could have access to treatment on the NHS in Scotland for the first time.

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Why are measles cases rising and what is the MMR vaccine?

Young people are being encouraged to have the MMR jab, as cases of measles rise across England.

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Largest Covid-19 vaccine study yet finds links to health conditions

More than 13.5 billion doses of Covid vaccines have been administered globally over the past three years. A small proportion were injured by the shots, stoking debate about their benefits versus harms.

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'There are loads of people that vape at school'

A group of teenagers in Fife have been making a documentary about the impact of disposable vapes.

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Sunak reveals he fasts at beginning of the week

The PM says he tries to fast at the start of the week so he can indulge in his “weakness for sugary things” on other days.

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UK Covid inquiry comes to Scotland… in 90 seconds

The BBC's Kirsten Campbell outlines what can be expected during three weeks of evidence held in Edinburgh.

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Nearly 10,000 died from Covid-19 last month, fuelled by gatherings and new variant, WHO says

Almost 10,000 Covid-19 deaths were reported in December, the WHO said, as it warned the virus remained a threat despite partially passing under the radar.

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What to do if you have Covid

No Covid restrictions are in place across the UK, so how should you manage having it?

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WHO classifies JN.1 coronavirus strain as ‘variant of interest’

The strain makes up an estimated 15 per cent to 29 per cent of cases in the US, and some infections have been detected in China, though the public health risk remains low.

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Is Covid now just a regular winter bug?

There were more flu deaths than Covid ones last winter - but for some, the fear remains. Why?

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Error to open pubs not schools, Covid inquiry told

The ex-children's commissioner in England says most senior officials did not put children first.

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Covid jab could be available privately from 2024

Moderna is hoping to make its Covid jab available privately in the UK.

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Nobel Medicine Prize 2023: how Katalin Kariko helped pave way for Covid-19 vaccine discoveries

Katalin Kariko’s obsession with researching mRNA to fight disease once cost her a faculty position at a prestigious US university. Now, her pioneering work has won her the Nobel Prize in Medicine.

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Anti-Covid drug molnupiravir may have led to virus mutations, study says

Pharmaceutical giant Merck’s antiviral pill molnupiravir was one of the earliest treatments rolled out during the pandemic to prevent Covid becoming more severe in vulnerable people.

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WHO warns of ‘concerning’ Covid-19 trends ahead of winter

Covid-19 death toll is on the rise again in the Middle East and Asia, while intensive care unit admissions are increasing in Europe, the WHO says.

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How much do junior doctors really get paid?

The BBC asked two junior doctors in England to show us their payslips and reveal their salaries.

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WHO classifies Eris as Covid-19 ‘variant of interest’

The fast-spreading variant also known as Eris, the most prevalent in the United States, also has been detected in China, South Korea, Japan and Canada, among other countries.

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Pioneer of mRNA vaccine touts technology’s promise while in Hong Kong for award, recalls how Covid placed her in spotlight

Hungarian-American biochemist Professor Katalin Kariko hopes mRNA science can be used for wound-healing and to prevent or treat other conditions, even cancer.

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Hong Kong can attract pharmaceutical giants by having own drug regulatory system, health chief says while citing need for R&D in Covid aftermath

Health secretary Lo Chung-mau says firms are often spurred to carry out research where a regulator is based.

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Cheap diabetes drug cuts risk of long Covid by 40 per cent, study shows

The findings on metformin – the most common medication for treating type 2 diabetes – could be a ‘landmark’ in the fight against the little-understood condition.

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Hong Kong gloves tycoon pivots to produce Covid-killing reusable masks with lifespan of up to 4 years

Entrepreneur Juliana Lam founded Innotier, whose mask she says can instantly eliminate 99 per cent of the coronavirus and last for up to 200 washes.

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Coronavirus Hong Kong: parents warned about rise of other respiratory illnesses despite Covid wave peaking

HKU experts sound alert on flu, RSV and pneumococcal infections, with children and elderly most at risk.

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Covid Hong Kong: daily caseloads will drop soon, pandemic advisers forecast, with current ‘small wave’ no cause for alarm

Professor Lau Yu-lung from HKU says city experienced an expected ‘small wave’ and there is no need for concern as most people have immunity.

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Beyond Covid-19, WHO chief hopes for ‘historic’ pandemic accord

WHO member countries have begun negotiations towards an international agreement aimed to ensure the world is better equipped to prevent or more effectively respond the next time a pandemic hits.

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Coronavirus Hong Kong: daily caseloads hit 10,000, but health chief says outbreak manageable amid high vaccination rate, lower Covid severity

But Secretary for Health Lo Chung-mau assures public high vaccination rate and lower severity of illness mean outbreak still manageable.

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Coronavirus Hong Kong: US drug maker Moderna says bivalent Covid vaccine approved for local use, marking second such jab available in city

Bivalent vaccines target Omicron subvariants BA.4 and BA.5, with the first such jab by BioNTech introduced in December.

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Hong Kong experts urge city to stay vigilant as WHO declares end to Covid-19 global public health emergency

Residents advised to get vaccines and booster shots to keep themselves safe because ‘battle is far from over’.

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Singapore’s Covid cases are on the rise, but most young children aren’t fully protected by jabs

Only 28 per cent of children aged five to 11 have ‘minimum protection’ against the disease, according to the city state’s Health Ministry, as weekly Covid case numbers top 27,000.

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WHO says Covid deaths down 95 per cent this year, hopeful of declaring end of emergency phase

WHO chief says hopeful of moving out of Covid emergency phase ‘sometime this year’.

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Private doctors in Hong Kong allowed to order more Covid-19 oral drugs from government to help tackle surge in cases

Family doctors had warned they were running out of oral antivirals Paxlovid and molnupiravir as cases climbed in the past two weeks.

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Mobile printer for mRNA vaccine patches could be used for ‘next Covid’, scientists say

These ‘microneedle patches’ can be self-administered, are relatively painless, and could be more palatable to the vaccine-hesitant.

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WHO warns Covid pandemic remains volatile, ‘still a lot of people dying’

In the last 28 days, more than 23,000 deaths and three million new cases have been reported to the World Health Organization.

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Hong Kong has dumped 50,000 Covid vaccine doses since start of inoculation drive, including improperly stored stock

Wastage inevitable and proportion of discarded jabs, at 0.2 per cent, small, medical experts say.

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Coronavirus: Hong Kong detects 7 cases of highly infectious Omicron subvariant that has caused alarm overseas, authorities confirm

Top health expert Professor David Hui says XBB.1.16 subvariant found in some of city’s testing samples.

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Coronavirus: Hong Kong government adviser expects WHO to declare end to pandemic ‘in about 3 months’, but warns of current flu surge

Professor Lau Yu-lung assures residents city is on track to normality, with most of population vaccinated or having acquired immunity through infection.

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WHO says China has more Covid-19 origin data: ‘We need to know’

The health agency’s chief demanded that Beijing share all relevant information, saying that if it does, ‘we will know what happened’.

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Hong Kong doctors observe Covid vaccine rush with 2 weeks to go before jabs become chargeable

Health sector representatives estimate costs could be similar to what mainland visitors are charged for the BioNTech bivalent jab, at HK$1,800.

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Coronavirus: who can get free fourth or fifth booster shot under Hong Kong’s revised vaccine scheme?

Starting late April, city will stop offering free additional boosters to all residents.

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Covid Hong Kong: government pandemic adviser defends vaccine policy to charge for fourth, fifth shots

HKU expert Ivan Hung says move would mean public resources can be focused on vulnerable groups instead.

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Covid vaccines past ‘use by’ date given to patients at Hong Kong private clinic – investigation launched

Department of Health on routine check finds 14 people given expired BioNTech bivalent vaccine shots at Kowloon Bay medical centre.

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Are weight-loss injections the answer to obesity?

The appeal is clear - but should we be turning to appetite-suppressing injections?

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New Covid-19 origins data points to raccoon dogs in China market

A new analysis of specimens collected in 2020 in Wuhan found evidence of the virus along with genetic material from raccoon dogs, according to scientists.

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Got too many masks after Hong Kong axed its face covering rules? Here are some helpful hints for using them up

Internet users suggest converting masks into improvised feather dusters, while health expert advises residents to keep one month’s supply just in case.

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Chinese pharmaceutical stocks surge as flu overtakes Covid-19 to become main virus ravaging mainland

Shares of Chinese drug makers that produce medication for influenza have made strong gains, as the ailment overtakes Covid-19 as the major pandemic ravaging the country.

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No more masks by April? Hong Kong finance chief raises hopes by saying city will drop unpopular Covid rule by ‘end of season’

Financial Secretary Paul Chan takes questions on radio programme, but most callers focused on mask mandate instead of overall budget blueprint.

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Singapore says death of man in 2021 is first linked to Covid-19 vaccine

The health ministry said the Bangladeshi’s death from heart inflammation 21 days after he took Moderna-Spikevax jab was a medical misadventure.

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Coronavirus: Hong Kong’s daily RAT policy for students ‘likely to be removed’ by next month if Covid situation stable, education chief says

Secretary for Education Christine Choi says authorities will review local Covid trend and take into account experts’ views.

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Hong Kong customs seizes Covid-19 drugs worth HK$15 million, arrests 20 suspects

Preliminary tests found that one type of medication did not contain the claimed ingredients.

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Merck’s Covid-19 drug linked to new virus mutations, study says

Merck & Co’s Covid-19 pill is giving rise to new mutations of the virus in some patients, according to a study that underscores the risk of trying to intentionally alter the pathogen’s genetic code.

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Patients behaving strangely: Hong Kong doctors report people chasing Covid antivirals, collecting for many ‘family members’

Medical Association says it is suspicious how some patients go from doctor to doctor asking for Covid drugs.

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Coronavirus: patients at Hong Kong isolation facilities set to leave as mandatory stays end

Mandatory tests for travellers and quota for mainland China border crossings may also end in coming days, says pro-Beijing heavyweight Tam Yiu-chung.

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Coronavirus: room exists to further ease testing for Hong Kong, mainland China cross-border travellers, CY Leung says, while expert proposes review

Leung, now a vice-chairman of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference, points to caseloads being kept at bay despite border reopening and festive break.

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Covid-19: Hong Kong must decide for itself when to lift curbs, health experts say ahead of WHO decision on pandemic status

Local health experts also discuss if Hong Kong government should begin review of epidemic response soon or wait until later date.

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Coronavirus: lift mask mandate for outdoors after winter flu threat, Hong Kong government pandemic adviser urges

Chinese University professor and government pandemic adviser David Hui says masks should still be worn on public transport, as well as in hospitals and care homes.

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Covid-19: China’s ‘exhausted’ doctors and nurses work long hours for reduced pay

Doctors and nurses in some of China’s public hospitals are facing pay cuts or salary delays amid a surge in coronavirus cases, as local government finances come under extreme strain.

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Coronavirus: 1 in 7 Hongkongers vaccinated with 4 shots; isolation order for infected patients could be dropped ‘by end of January’

Civil service minister Ingrid Yeung reveals more than 1 million residents have received fourth Covid jab, urges young and elderly to get their shots soon.

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Millennials and Covid stress: Hong Kong beauty queen hid in hotel, bingeing on piles of junk food

Many Hongkongers aged 25 to 40 faced physical and mental health issues during pandemic, survey shows.

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Cross-border parents urge government to reopen Lo Wu checkpoint to help students get to class in Hong Kong

Survey finds more than one in three cross-border pupils prefer the checkpoint for their daily commute.

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Hong Kong Covid-19 reinfections increase by 4 times amid case surge, but experts say no cause for concern

Covid-19 reinfection rate has increased from 1.5 per cent to 6 per cent over past three months.

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Coronavirus: Hongkongers stock up on diarrhoea and vomiting medicine amid concerns over new Omicron subvariant

Experts say XBB unlikely to cause new wave because city has been exposed to subvariants and has enough immunity.

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Coronavirus: China traveller screening ‘unjustified’ despite Covid-19 surge, says EU health agency

The US and several other countries have introduced mandatory Covid-19 tests on travellers arriving from China after a surge in cases. Such measures are not necessary for the EU as a whole, said the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control.

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