Joan Wakefield has barely been able to walk for the best part of six months. The 72-year-old from Stockport had a knee replacement in October and has since suffered infections in the scar tissue, causing agonising pain. Then at the beginning of this month she received the first dose of AstraZeneca 's Covid-19 vaccine. 'I woke up the next morning and the leg pain and stiffness was gone,' she says. 'I couldn't believe it. I joked with my partner about whether the vaccine had anything to do with it. Previously, I couldn't even bend my leg. Now I can extend it fully, and even put my shoes and socks on. I'm optimistic I'll be able to return to work sooner, rather than later, now.' It seems ludicrous – a vaccine designed to protect against one virus can, somehow, improve other totally unrelated elements of health. But Joan Wakefield is far from alone. A man receives his Covid-19 vaccinations at Lichfield Cathedral, Staffordshire earlier this week RELATED … [Read more...] about The coronavirus jab’s most tantalising side effects? It may help fight cancer, chronic pain… and even Alzheimer’s
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MAX Clifford gained renown as a celebrity PR and publicist to some of the biggest names in news and showbiz. But his world fell apart when he was convicted of a series of sex attacks as part of Operation Yewtree, the police investigation triggered by the Jimmy Savile scandal . Who was Max Clifford and why was he in prison? Max Clifford was a disgraced former PR man and publicist who died on December 10, 2017 , after suffering a heart attack at HM Prison Littlehey in Cambridgeshire. He was serving an eight-year sentence for historical sex offences. He abused four girls aged between 15 and 19 between 1997 and 1985 but was intending on appealing his convictions in 2018. Clifford was cleared of a further count of indecent assault on a teenage girl at his Mayfair offices in the 1980s at Southwark Crown Court. Clifford was born in Surrey in 1943 and raised by his mother and father - who worked as a milkman. After a spell at music company EMI, he founded Max … [Read more...] about Why was Max Clifford in prison and what were his offences?
MAX Clifford was a notorious PR who was convicted of a series of sex attacks. But what was Max Clifford's net worth and what happened to him? What was Max Clifford's net worth? He amassed a sizeable net worth during his time which included a £3.5million Surrey mansion. In June 2017 he declared bankruptcy after owing over £7millon - including to women who he sexually abused. Speaking to The Times, Clifford's lawyer said: "Mr Clifford has always honoured his debts and finds this situation alien to him. "He deeply regrets being in this situation." How did Max Clifford die? The inquest into Max Clifford's death revealed he had complained about conditions in the prison, which his daughter claims contributed to the deterioration of his health. Clifford died of congestive heart failure on December 10, 2017, two days after he collapsed in prison. He had a "rare" serious condition called cardiac AL amyloidosis, caused by a build-up of proteins in organs and tissues. … [Read more...] about What was Max Clifford’s net worth and what happened to him?
DEAR DEIDRE: I PAID £600 for a lie-detector test, have been to couples counselling and pleaded my innocence yet my husband is still adamant that I cheated. I am at my wits’ end. This awful episode started three years ago when we returned home for a funeral in Scotland. Get in touch with Deidre today My team and I are working safely from home but we are here to help you as always. Send an email to [email protected] . Every problem gets a personal reply, usually within 24 hours weekdays. You can also send a private message on the DearDeidreOfficial Facebook page. Follow me on Twitter @deardeidre. He went from being his normal, lovely self to being really moody and sullen. When we got home, I discovered he had seen a photo of me and my brothers and sisters on holiday years ago. There was a lad in the picture who had his arms around me. I did meet a different boy who was in a band and he took me to a few gigs. When I got home, I told … [Read more...] about My husband is convinced I cheated despite paying £600 for a lie-detector test