‘A gift of life’: the NHS double lung transplant that saved Covid patient

“When I woke up I was confused. I remembered the doctors in St George’s hospital deciding to intubate me. But when I woke up from the intubation, I’d been transferred to another hospital, St Thomas’, and was on a machine that was keeping me alive. I wondered how things had gotten so bad and how … Read more

Covid destroyed my lungs; a double transplant saved my life – video

Cesar Franco is the first person in the UK to undergo a double lung transplant as a result of a Covid-19 infection. He spent five months in St Thomas’ hospital on the NHS’s highest level of live support, with an Ecmo machine effectively breathing for him. When doctors told him his only chance of survival … Read more

Covid cases double in NSW and Victoria in a fortnight as fourth wave surges across eastern states

Covid cases are continuing to surge, doubling in New South Wales and Victoria in just a fortnight. Hospitalisations and deaths have also risen sharply, prompting NSW health authorities to mandate a limited return to mask-wearing to curb the rise in cases. NSW Health updated its Covid risk rating to amber on Friday, requiring masks in … Read more

Job comes with double bass – Slippedisc

norman lebrecht November 13, 2022 Message received: The Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra has announced Endea Owens as its 2023 MAC Music Innovator. Owens is an award-winning bassist known for her vibrancy and international array of musical projects and collaborations. Endea is the bassist for singer Jon Batiste’s band Stay Human, house bassist for The Late Show … Read more

Salah at the double as Liverpool sink Spurs | The Citizen

Mohamed Salah scored twice as Liverpool beat Tottenham 2-1 on Sunday to maintain their hex over the London club, returning to winning ways after two consecutive Premier League defeats. ALSO READ: Arsenal beat Chelsea to back up EPL title hopes Jurgen Klopp’s men started the match 10 points behind fourth-placed Spurs, with questions growing over … Read more

Libya aims to nearly double oil output by 2027 -NOC head | The Citizen

Libya is aiming to nearly double its oil output to two million barrels per day by 2027, the head of its National Oil Company has said. “We’re working on raising production to two million barrels per day in the next three to five years,” Farhat Bengdara said in an interview with Sky News Arabia, posted … Read more

Keto Double Stuffed “Oreo” Sandwiches

This content originally appeared on Caroline’s Keto Kitchen. Republished with permission. Love Double Stuffed Oreos but doing keto? Well, then you have to try these Keto Double Stuffed “Oreo” Sandwiches! There’s only 1g net carb per sandwich. Sure, they aren’t circles like normal Oreo cookies, but they are packed with amazing flavor. And look how thick … Read more

Video: Unboxing The Bugaboo Donkey 5 Double Stroller and How to Assemble It

When browsing for a double stroller, you’ll probably notice there are two main styles: front-to-back modulars and side-by-side doubles. Many people LOVE the front-to-back modular strollers, as these can convert from a single to double and back again in seconds and offer customizability that’s hard to match! The traditional side-by-side doubles, on the other hand, often don’t offer … Read more

Win a double in-season pass to see Dwayne Johnson as Black Adam – The AU Review

Win a double in-season pass to see Dwayne Johnson as Black Adam – The AU Review Thanks to Warner Bros. Australia we have 5 double in-season passes (Admit 2) to see the new DC’s newest superhero Black Adam, starring Dwayne Johnson. Dwayne Johnson stars in the action adventure “Black Adam.”  The first-ever feature … Read more