Gary Oldershaw spoke out on Facebook on 4 January after seeing seven patients die during a 12-hour shift in the intensive care unit at Broomfield Hospital in Chelmsford.
The education secretary became the latest minister to defend the decision to increase nurses' pay by 1%.
For Brittany Ramos DeBarros, an Afro-Latina combat veteran and activist, running for Congress as a Democrat in the historically conservative borough of Staten Island serves as the kind of challenge that puts her life’s work into action. “I learned in the military, and so many different contexts of leadership, what it means to really lead with heart and in a way that is about serving people and not about you or your ego,” DeBarros told Yahoo News.
The singer said she was 'grateful for science and grateful for medicine' in a post to Instagram.
There is no sign the Brazil coronavirus variant of concern has been transmitted further in the UK, Matt Hancock has said.
'Small changes in behaviour can lead to huge changes in the spread of the virus', warns WHO emergencies programme director.
During the White House COVID-19 response team briefing on Friday, Dr. Rochelle Walensky, director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, highlighted a study that showed that following mitigation measures like mask mandates slows the spread of virus.
The percentage of people testing positive for coronavirus is thought to be dropping across England, except in these areas.
On the face of it Orkney - an archipelago of 70 islands with a population of 22,000 - may seem a safe haven from the horrors of the pandemic.
Bottles were thrown at police and seven officers got injured as they shut down the event in Mapperley, Nottinghamshire.
Italian officials are thought to have introduced the one-shot policy in an attempt to not run out of jabs.
A report from the ONS into the behaviour of over-80s showed that nearly half had broken lockdown restrictions by meeting people they shouldn't have indoors after having their jab.
It is the first time the figure has dropped below 10,000 since 1 November when there were 9,623 cases.
During the White House briefing on Wednesday, press secretary Jen Psaki explained how President Biden plans to get states to meet his goal of having educators and school staff receive at least one COVID-19 shot by the end of March.
During the White House COVID-19 response team briefing on Wednesday, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Director Dr. Rochelle Walensky said the public’s “stamina has worn thin” at a critical time in trying to stop the spread of the coronavirus.
Slovakia won plaudits for testing its entire population for COVID last year but has struggled with the fast-spreading UK variant.