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Conflicting or incorrect Covid test results: what’s going on and when should you isolate?

Conflicting or incorrect Covid test results: what’s going on and when should you isolate?

What should you do if you get conflicting Covid test results? More and more people are reporting this confusing phenomenon, and scientists and UK health agencies have been urgently investigating...

Tesco Max cold & flu sachets recalled

Tesco Max cold & flu sachets recalled

The UK medicines regulator has issued a recall for tens of thousands of packs of Tesco Chesty Cough and Cold sachets which incorrectly state they are suitable for children 12 and over. Find out which packs are affected, what the risk is, and what to do if you've bought it.

Flu vaccine 2021: what you need to know

Flu vaccine 2021: what you need to know

Find out if you can get a free vaccination, where to book a private appointment, and whether you can get a flu jab with a Covid booster

Five ways to reduce your exposure to air pollution

Five ways to reduce your exposure to air pollution

Studies show that air pollution affects our mental and physical health. Get expert tips on reducing your personal exposure to air pollution, both indoors and outdoors, and minimising your own contributions to our national emissions.

Why that viral garlic TikTok trend isn’t actually going to help your sinus problems

Why that viral garlic TikTok trend isn’t actually going to help your sinus problems

People on TikTok are sticking garlic up their noses to help with congestion, but medical experts say this is a bad idea. We explain why it's unlikely to help, and what will instead.

NHS health data sharing: what you need to know about your medical data and GPDPR

NHS health data sharing: what you need to know about your medical data and GPDPR

When we surveyed nearly 1,700 people in England about the scheme earlier this month, only around half (55%) had heard of it, and 71% of them said the NHS did not publicise it well.

What you need to know about staying safe as Covid restrictions are lifted

What you need to know about staying safe as Covid restrictions are lifted

How to protect yourself and others as restrictions ease, and the key new Covid-19 info to be aware of

Covid nasal spray claims go too far

Covid nasal spray claims go too far

Nasal sprays sold at Lloyd's pharmacy and online withdrawn after Which? raises concerns with regulators

Hay fever: do natural remedies actually work?

Hay fever: do natural remedies actually work?

From saline sprays to 'allergy wipes,' find out which natural alternatives may be worth trying and which you can skip

Product recall: contact lens solution, eye wash and eye lubricant

Product recall: contact lens solution, eye wash and eye lubricant

Eye care products from brands including ReNu, Boston, BioTrue, EasySept, Boots and Specsavers are subject to a voluntary recall due to a sterilisation compliance issue identified in manufacturing. Parent company...

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