France calls on US to drop vaccine export bans
The French president spoke out after the US backed a proposal to waive patents on Covid-19 vaccines.
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Putin says Sputnik jabs 'reliable as Kalashnikovs'
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Inside the Indian rural hospitals unable to cope
Pakistan enters partial lockdown as Eid nears
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US backs waiver on vaccine patents to boost supply
India says new variant linked to Covid surge
Canada authorises Pfizer vaccine for ages 12 to 15
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Brazil's bubble of bad vaccine info
Has India's pandemic peaked?
Why are vaccines going to waste in Africa?
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Philippines Covid surge throws country into disarray
2:25
Covid and pregnancy - should you get the vaccine?
4:23
'We need to care for patients, but also ourselves'
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18:17
'I thought strokes only happened to the elderly'
By Kate Scotter
BBC News, East
Three young stroke survivors share their stories to help raise awareness.
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16:17
Junior doctors in India: 'We've grown up really fast'
By Alice Evans
Newsbeat
Covid cases in Pankti's home state increased eight-fold in her first month as a medical intern.
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15:13
Review doubts herbal medicines for weight loss
By Katharine da Costa
Health correspondent
Some complementary medicines result in marginal weight loss but do not benefit health, study suggests.
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10:03
Covid in Scotland: Where are the latest cases?
A daily update on the number and location of coronavirus cases in Scotland.
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3:17
What are the India, Brazil, South Africa and UK variants?
By Michelle Roberts
Health editor, BBC News online
Coronavirus is changing or mutating in ways that may help it spread better or resist existing vaccines.
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23:54 7 May
Flags give chance to 'grieve for those we've lost'
By John Bray
BBC News, West Midlands
In Memoriam art installation remembers Covid-19 victims and NHS pandemic heroes.
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23:13 7 May
Can't sleep or having mad dreams? This may be why
By Catherine Evans
BBC News
Sleep experts say the pandemic and lockdowns have disrupted our daily routines, affecting our slumber.
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22:21 7 May
Mum wants suicide forum banned after son's death
By Emily McGarvey
BBC News NI
A Portadown mother wants action taken against websites easily accessible to vulnerable people.
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12:46 7 May
WHO approves Chinese Covid vaccine
It says the Sinopharm vaccine, which has been given to millions of people, is safe and effective.
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11:23 7 May
Under-40s in Wales 'should have second AZ jab'
There have been no recorded events of blood clots after a second dose, says deputy chief medical officer.
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11:14 7 May
How many people have been vaccinated in Wales?
A quarter of people in Wales have now had the full vaccination, figures show.
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11:14 7 May
Police probe mental health patient's treatment
Margaret Molyneux died in 2017 after she was admitted to a mental health unit.
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7:02 7 May
Figuring out the stats on coronavirus in Wales
By Steve Duffy
BBC News
What is happening in your area - and what are the figures telling us?
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6:24 7 May
More people to be offered alternative to AZ vaccine
Scots aged 30 to 39-years-old will be given a different jab due to a link with rare blood clots.
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5:22 7 May
Is the Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine safe?
People under 30 are being offered an alternative to the AstraZeneca vaccine after a review into rare blood clots.
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4:10 7 May
How old do I have to be to get my vaccine?
By Philippa Roxby
Health reporter
People 40 or over in England are now being offered a Covid vaccine as the rollout continues.
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3:44 7 May
What is the India Covid variant?
By Soutik Biswas
India correspondent
Much of the data around a coronavirus variant identified in India is incomplete, scientists say.
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3:03 7 May
City to trial Covid-19 vaccine for first time
More than 1,500 people from across the UK will participate in the trial of a plant-derived vaccine.
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3:02 7 May
Cambridge Uni student gathering 'slap in the face'
Hundreds of students gathered on Jesus Green for a "Caesarean Sunday" celebration.
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2:32 7 May
Tech Tent: Is AI music the best medicine?
By Rory Cellan-Jones
Technology correspondent
A start-up claims its AI can make playlists with real-world medical benefits.
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