Tag: London

  • UK officials: 4 men infected with ‘rare’ monkeypox in London

    LONDON (AP) — British health authorities say they have identified four “rare and unusual” cases of monkeypox among men who appear to have been infected in London and had no history of travel to African countries where the disease smallpox type is endemic. In a statement on Monday, Britain’s Health Security Agency said an investigation […]

  • Cancer surgery patients fare better with robot-assisted operations, study finds

    Cancer surgery patients fare better with robot-assisted surgeries, study finds – with readmission chances reduced by 52% By Daily Mail Reporter Published: 7:57 p.m. EDT, May 15, 2022 | Update: 8:13 a.m. EDT, May 16, 2022 According to a study, patients facing major abdominal operations should be offered robotic surgery, as the procedure allows for […]

  • UK economy ‘will only get worse’ as slowdown in growth begins

    The UK economy shrank 0.1% in March and the situation is expected to worsen as the cost of living crisis intensifies. Tim Ireland | Xinhua News Agency | Getty Images LONDON — A slowdown in growth is underway in the UK after the economy contracted 0.1% in March, with economists expecting further contractions this year. […]

  • European markets climb as investors anticipate US inflation data; Stoxx 600 up 1%

    LONDON — European stocks advanced Wednesday morning as investors eagerly awaited the latest inflation reading. The pan-European Stoxx 600 gained 1.2% by mid-morning. Autos jumped 2.9% to lead the gains, with all sectors trading in positive territory except for health care, which fell 0.9%. The positive morning in Europe came after choppy trading sessions in […]