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Adults over 50 and some secondary school pupils to get free flu jab

Hope that vaccines will avert NHS being overwhelmed by flu season alongside a resurgent coronavirus

All adults over 50 and children in the first year of secondary school in England will be offered a free flu vaccination this autumn in a campaign to try to avoid the NHS being overwhelmed in the event of a second Covid-19 wave.

In a bid to escape the nightmare scenario of a bad flu season alongside a resurgence of the coronavirus, the government has successfully secured contracts for 30 million doses of flu vaccine, double the number that were administered last year.

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Lack of beds and staff will hamper NHS in clearing backlog, says study

Research of 31 countries shows the UK near bottom of table for health resources as it emerges from pandemic

Longstanding under-investment in the NHS will hamper its ability to tackle the backlog of tests and required treatments that built up during the Covid-19 pandemic, research shows.

A new 31-country study found patients in the UK will face long waits for care and the rationing of treatment because the health service has so few staff and beds.

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Troy Young, president of Hearst Magazines, resigns after report of ‘toxic culture’ – The Washington Post

  1. Troy Young, president of Hearst Magazines, resigns after report of ‘toxic culture’  The Washington Post
  2. Hearst Magazines President Troy Young resigns after allegations of inappropriate workplace behavior  CNN
  3. Hearst Magazines President Troy Young Resigns Following New York Times Report  Vulture
  4. Troy Young out at Hearst after accused of lewd, sexist remarks  New York Post
  5. Hearst boss Troy Young resigns after allegations of sexist remarks, toxic work culture emerge  Fox News
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Meghan Markle and Prince Harry Sue For Invasion of Privacy Over Drone Photos of Son – Hollywood Reporter

  1. Meghan Markle and Prince Harry Sue For Invasion of Privacy Over Drone Photos of Son  Hollywood Reporter
  2. Prince Harry & Meghan Markle Sue Photographer Over Archie Pic  TMZ
  3. Prince Harry ‘much less intelligent than’ Meghan Markle  Daily Mail
  4. Meghan Markle’s Birthday Plans Sound Like a Coronavirus Disaster, But They’re Not  Yahoo Entertainment
  5. The Shocking Serenade That Stunned Meghan Markle at Her Wedding  MSN Money
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