The hydroxychloroquine tablet was used to to suppress Kelly Moseley’s immune system
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Friday 09 July 2010
Cheryl Cole left intensive care today and has been transferred to a private clinic.
Wednesday 07 July 2010
Cheryl Cole spent two hours in intensive care after being diagnosed with the deadly disease malaria, it was reported today.
Tuesday 06 July 2010
Cheryl Cole is in hospital, being treated for malaria, her spokesman has confirmed.
Tuesday 29 June 2010
Two clubs with ambitions at the top end of Super League are waiting anxiously to hear whether a key player will play again this season.
Friday 25 June 2010
King Tutankhamun died from sickle-cell disease, not malaria, say experts. A team from Hamburg's Bernhard Noct Institute for Tropical Medicine (BNI) claim the disease is a far likelier cause of death than the combination of bone disorders and malaria put forward by Egyptian experts earlier this year.
Travel Agenda: National Ferry Fortnight; Malaria Awareness Week; Czech Beer Festival; Museums at Night; Breathe Festival
Saturday 08 May 2010
Today: It's full steam ahead for the start of National Ferry Fortnight, highlighting the benefits of sea travel – no baggage fees, security queues, or trouble from volcanic ash clouds – with promotions and special offers ( discoverferries.co.uk ).
Tuesday 23 March 2010
Wednesday 17 February 2010
Wednesday 06 January 2010
Thanks to the work of Computer Aid, the Zambian village of Macha has a gateway to the rest of the world
Friday 04 December 2009
Although in smart-alec fashion he slams this newspaper for alleged "hypocrisy" (because it carries adverts for long-haul air travel), Denmark's arch eco-sceptic deserves a fair hearing.
Wednesday 25 November 2009
Almost three decades after Aids first emerged, official confirmation came yesterday that new infections with HIV are in decline. That is welcome news. Before we celebrate, though, it is important to note that the number living with HIV is not declining, but rising thanks to the life-saving effects of anti-retroviral drugs. Yet less than half of those who need the drugs are receiving them.
Thursday 19 November 2009
Every year British taxpayers are helping save the lives of millions of people in the developing world. They are doing so because their money is being carefully and rigorously targeted at improving health care in some of the most disadvantaged nations in the world. As a result of the efforts of donor governments, international institutions such as the World Bank and NGOs real progress is being made. Polio, once the scourge of the poor worldwide, is on the verge of eradication, more than 4.5 million people are being treated for TB and a further three million now have access to life-saving drugs.
Monday 17 August 2009
Wednesday 12 August 2009
Thursday 06 August 2009
You might have heard of airbrushing and retouching, but there's another, less ubiquitous weapon in the photographers' war on flaw – solarisation. And Madonna is the latest subject to try out its perfecting powers in Louis Vuitton's autumn/winter ad campaign, shot by fashion photographer Steven Meisel.
Apple has been hit by complaints about the 1.1GB download
Much-loved cartoon character returns - without Sir David Jason
Liam Neeson's Downton dreams
Matt Smith is set to join cast of the Jane Austen classic - with a twist
Daniele Watts: Django Unchained actress detained by Los Angeles police after being mistaken for a prostitute
Scottish independence referendum: A nation divided against itself
The political class is doing what Hitler couldn’t – destroying Britain
Scottish independence: Nationalist leader Jim Sillars threatens pro-union companies with 'day of reckoning' after independence
Portuguese academic says British are 'filthy, violent and drunk'
Scottish independence: David Cameron is becoming the 'George Bush of Britain'
- 2 Scottish independence: Learn from Quebec's mistakes and beware of promises. Vote Yes.
- 3 A bottle of wine a day is not bad for you and abstaining is worse than drinking, scientist claims
- 5 Have you heard about the film Singapore has banned its people from watching? Well, you have now