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DOCTORS say you might want to avoid painkillers before getting your coronavirus vaccine. Some may pop paracetamol or ibuprofen before heading in for their jab in order to prevent pain. 🦠 Read our coronavirus...

ONE in three Brits have avoided going to the doctor for ongoing health symptoms since the pandemic began, according to a study. Researchers found two thirds of those who would have normally visited their...

Stressful and upsetting events trigger 21% MORE hot flushes and cold sweats in menopausal women Women still upset over a recent stressful event get 21% more frequent symptoms People only ‘somewhat...

City insurance executive, 62, avoids jail after assaulting his ‘petrified’ girlfriend by grabbing her throat and lifting her onto her tiptoes in row outside his £1.6m west London flat Howard...

BRITS who are caught speeding while in an EU country may avoid being sent driving fines due to new Brexit regulations. Before Brexit, EU laws allowed sharing of information regarding any drivers caught...

Stream video in standard definition rather than 4K, use the same smartphone for four YEARS and recycle old gadgets to cut carbon emissions, urges Royal Society report Watching standard definition instead...

According to new Which? consumer research, we should consider swerving booking sites when we’re able to get back in the air, The consumer website’s survey of close to 5,000 people found they often...

Dolphins avoid getting ‘the bends’ when diving underwater by lowering their heart rates to conserve oxygen, study finds Researchers worked with three trained male dolphins to study their breathing  They...

BBC staff are told to avoid showing support for political parties in new social media guidelines. They are also warned against virtue signalling — retweets, likes or joining online campaigns — and...

ENGLAND goalscoring legend Gary Lineker faced embarrassment this week when he forgot to wear a mask while shopping in M&S . . . but being absent-minded can leave you £2,500 out of pocket too. For...

Britain could avoid a full-blown lockdown by cocooning the elderly and forcing businesses to have to earn a ‘Covid secure’ stamp of approval, scientists advising Number 10 say Old and vulnerable would...

Many of us are spending more time at home in 2020, which could mean having more time to take on home improvement projects. But home renovations aren’t just a way to fill time; you want the results to...

International Space Station is forced to carry out an emergency manoeuvre to avoid bing hit by a piece of debris from a 2018 Japanese rocket Flight controllers worked for two and a half minutes to adjust...

I LOVE hot weather. While Britain baked in 33C heat four weeks ago and ­people moaned they couldn’t sleep, I was delighted. Then my weather app told me rain was forecast. Fuming, an idea formed. Which...

How to spot and avoid becoming a victim of a staycation holiday scam this summer The first step is to ensure you are dealing with a reputable firm before booking There is a scam used on booking sites...

Teenaged boy and girl avoid jail after forcing autistic black boy to kiss his shoe and threatening to ‘slap the 50 shades of black’ out of another victim in horrific videos The 17-year-old...