• Number of people with Covid in Wales drops as coronavirus-related deaths also fall By Wales online   -   Dec 3, 2022

    NUMBER OF PEOPLE WITH COVID IN WALES DROPS AS CORONAVIRUS-RELATED DEATHS ALSO FALL

    Wales' figure for deaths involving Covid has dropped almost by half in the latest data

    Drop, Health
  • Strep A: What are the symptoms, how dangerous is it and what illnesses does it cause By Wales online   -   Dec 3, 2022

    STREP A: WHAT ARE THE SYMPTOMS, HOW DANGEROUS IS IT AND WHAT ILLNESSES DOES IT CAUSE

    Invasive infections can be serious although some are more mild

    Health
  • Scarlet fever: What are the symptoms, how infectious is it, and how to treat it By Wales online   -   Dec 3, 2022

    SCARLET FEVER: WHAT ARE THE SYMPTOMS, HOW INFECTIOUS IS IT, AND HOW TO TREAT IT

    The disease is usually not dangerous but getting the right treatment is important, especially for children

    Health
  • Parents of little girl who died from Strep A infection issue beautiful tribute By Wales online   -   Dec 3, 2022

    PARENTS OF LITTLE GIRL WHO DIED FROM STREP A INFECTION ISSUE BEAUTIFUL TRIBUTE

    Hanna Roap, aged seven, died within hours of falling ill, according to her heartbroken family. They have issued a poignant statement...

    Health
  • 'My son died two days after Christmas - he never got to see his presents' By Wales online   -   Dec 3, 2022

    'MY SON DIED TWO DAYS AFTER CHRISTMAS - HE NEVER GOT TO SEE HIS PRESENTS'

    In memory of three-year-old Joseph mum Katy Yeandle and her family have launched a charity called Joseph's Smile

    Health
  • 'I didn't tell my family and friends I had HIV for eight years because I was worried about the stigma' By Wales online   -   Dec 3, 2022

    'I DIDN'T TELL MY FAMILY AND FRIENDS I HAD HIV FOR EIGHT YEARS BECAUSE I WAS WORRIED ABOUT THE STIGMA'

    27-year-old Callum has finally gained the confidence to be open about his HIV status and hopes he can help others

    Health
  • World Aids Day 2022: Report released into the reality of living with HIV and AIDS By Wales online   -   Dec 3, 2022

    WORLD AIDS DAY 2022: REPORT RELEASED INTO THE REALITY OF LIVING WITH HIV AND AIDS

    A new report has been released looking into the reality facing people living with HIV and AIDS in the UK

    Face, AIDS, Health
  • Pain during sex and swollen stomach can be red flags of deadly cancer By Wales online   -   Dec 3, 2022

    PAIN DURING SEX AND SWOLLEN STOMACH CAN BE RED FLAGS OF DEADLY CANCER

    7,500 women a year are diagnosed and 4,000 die

    Cancer, Health
  • Warning over vaccine fatigue as flu season will be 'worse than usual' By Wales online   -   Dec 3, 2022

    WARNING OVER VACCINE FATIGUE AS FLU SEASON WILL BE 'WORSE THAN USUAL'

    If people catch flu and Covid at the same time they could become seriously ill

    Fatigue, Flu, Vaccination, Health
  • Warning to supermarket shoppers as vomiting bugs and faeces found on self-checkout screens By Wales online   -   Dec 3, 2022

    WARNING TO SUPERMARKET SHOPPERS AS VOMITING BUGS AND FAECES FOUND ON SELF-CHECKOUT SCREENS

    The vomit-inducing bug was found on nearly all the surfaces that were tested by the Infection Innovation Consortium

    Health
  • Expert warning over Christmas plant that can make your hair fall out By Wales online   -   Dec 3, 2022

    EXPERT WARNING OVER CHRISTMAS PLANT THAT CAN MAKE YOUR HAIR FALL OUT

    Hair loss and transplant expert Gökhan Vayni has detailed five key pieces of advice to protect yourself this festive season

    Hair, Health
  • Wales' ambulance workers vote to strike in pay row By Wales online   -   Dec 3, 2022

    WALES' AMBULANCE WORKERS VOTE TO STRIKE IN PAY ROW

    Staff at the Welsh Ambulance Service and eight other ambulance trusts have voted to strike over pay offers which the GMB union has...

    Health
  • UK ‘going backwards' in pandemic preparedness says former Vaccines Taskforce boss By Wales online   -   Dec 3, 2022

    UK ‘GOING BACKWARDS' IN PANDEMIC PREPAREDNESS SAYS FORMER VACCINES TASKFORCE BOSS

    Dame Kate Bingham suggested that UK capabilities set up to tackle the Covid-19 crisis were being 'dismantled'

    Vaccination, Health
  • Senedd marks huge progress being made in Wales as part of World AIDS Day 2022 By Wales online   -   Dec 3, 2022

    SENEDD MARKS HUGE PROGRESS BEING MADE IN WALES AS PART OF WORLD AIDS DAY 2022

    Health Minister Eluned Morgan outlined the Welsh Government's HIV Action Plan for Wales

    AIDS, Plan, Health
  • Everywhere nurses will walk out on December 15 and 20 as strikes confirmed By Wales online   -   Dec 3, 2022

    EVERYWHERE NURSES WILL WALK OUT ON DECEMBER 15 AND 20 AS STRIKES CONFIRMED

    The RCN said it had been left with 'no choice'

    Health
  • Up to 100,000 nursing staff set to walk out as biggest ever strike confirmed By Wales online   -   Dec 3, 2022

    UP TO 100,000 NURSING STAFF SET TO WALK OUT AS BIGGEST EVER STRIKE CONFIRMED

    They will stop work on December 15 and 20

    Health
  • Father sheds four stone and transforms 'dad bod' to six pack by exercising with his newborn baby By Wales online   -   Dec 3, 2022

    FATHER SHEDS FOUR STONE AND TRANSFORMS 'DAD BOD' TO SIX PACK BY EXERCISING WITH HIS NEWBORN BABY

    Dad Sion Monty's excercise regime included hill sprints, long walks and daily runs, all whilst pushing little Tedi in his pram

    Baby, Health
  • Monkeypox to be renamed due to 'racism and stigmatising language' By Wales online   -   Dec 3, 2022

    MONKEYPOX TO BE RENAMED DUE TO 'RACISM AND STIGMATISING LANGUAGE'

    The term will be phased out

    Health
  • Teen who died weeks after giving his life savings to a boy he'd never met wins major award By Wales online   -   Dec 3, 2022

    TEEN WHO DIED WEEKS AFTER GIVING HIS LIFE SAVINGS TO A BOY HE'D NEVER MET WINS MAJOR AWARD

    Rhys Langford, 19, posthumously won the Unsung Hero award at the Who Cares Wins Health Awards 2022 at a star-studded ceremony in London

    Health
  • Meet one of Wales' only male midwives who loves his jobs and says he's just 'one of the girls' By Wales online   -   Dec 3, 2022

    MEET ONE OF WALES' ONLY MALE MIDWIVES WHO LOVES HIS JOBS AND SAYS HE'S JUST 'ONE OF THE GIRLS'

    Mark Smart is a midwife on an induction ward, and is one of very few male midwives

    Health