GORILLA Glue girl Tessica Brown found lumps in her breasts just weeks after an operation to remove the adhesive from her hair. Brown's doctor found the lumps while doing a pre-surgery prep for breast augmentation earlier this week, according to her manager. Brown, known online as Gorilla Glue girl, rose to fame after a posting a TikTok video asking for help after she used the sticky adhesive to set her hair . The viral video led to Brown getting a celebrity management team, a merchandise line and even a sketch on Saturday Night Live . Her manager, Gina Rodriguez, told TMZ that Brown's doctor, Dr Michael Obeng, discovered the lumps while they were doing a prep for a "mommy makeover," which would include a breast lift and implants. Dr Obeng also performed a free operation on Brown to get the Gorilla Glue out of her hair. During the pre-surgery procedure, the doctor discovered a lump in each breast and quickly sent Brown to have the lumps removed. Her manager … [Read more...] about Gorilla Glue girl Tessica Brown finds breast lumps during boob job prep – weeks after op to remove adhesive from hair
IT'S a terrifying moment that every parent prays they will never have to experience. But as babies explore the world around them by putting things in their mouth, choking is something they are at a much higher risk of. And in that situation every second can count - which is why knowing how to react is so important. It's something ex- Towie star Lucy Mecklenburgh experienced first hand earlier this week when her baby son started choking on an apple. The worried mum took to her Instagram page to ask followers for advice following the scary incident with nearly one-year-old Roman on Tuesday . Sharing a snap of the tot looking sad as he snuggled into her chest with his dummy, the 29-year-old wrote: "This morning Roman choked on a little piece of apple. "He managed to clear it himself but spent two hours gagging, being sick, and bringing up saliva. "He's just not himself, I think it must be the acid irritating his throat and shock. "He's not eaten breakfast, and … [Read more...] about What to do if your baby starts choking after Lucy Mecklenburgh’s son rushed to doctor
A North-South divide has emerged as England prepares to emerge from its third lockdown. London and the South East, despite being crippled by the new Kent variant over Christmas, has seen cases plummet in recent weeks. Now nearly all of England's hotspots for Covid are in the North or the Midlands. Millions in the country are now being vaccinated although so far only people aged over 60 have been called forward. But cases are continuing to circulate, especially among younger age groups not yet protected. And the latest data shows the lockdown is struggling to contain stubbornly high infection rates in the Midlands and areas of the North. What do you think of this story? Let us know in the comments Only two of the top 30 areas of England for Covid cases are in the South East of England - Luton and Slough. Smaller towns in the North and Midlands such as Middlesbrough, Mansfield and Preston feature heavily at the top of Covid infections. Corby, Northamptonshire … [Read more...] about Shocking North-South Covid divide laid bare by full list showing cases in each area
Testing will continue to take place in various parts of the UK to detect "every single case" of the South African variant. It has already been found in some parts of the country - and everyone in these areas over the age of 16 will be "strongly encouraged" to take a COVID test after cases were found that could not easily be linked to those who had travelled to South Africa. Here, Sky News answers questions about the South African variant, and how it works. Live COVID updates from the UK and around the world What is the new variant? Advertisement This variant could be described as similar to the Kent variant plus a bit more - as it has the same mutation as the one found in southeast England, as well as two others. It is not uncommon for viruses to mutate similarly, and the fact that these two variants have some of the same mutations does not mean they spread from a single point, said Dr Simon Clarke, an associate professor in … [Read more...] about South Africa variant: Where in the UK was it found, is it more deadly and do vaccines work?
Felpham sits on the sunny West Sussex coast and basks in the joys of being a village far away from urban COVID-19 hotspots. But it's gained the attention of those in government for being an anomaly, as latest figures show there's been a 142% rises in coronavirus cases. Its position in the COVID cases table was revealed in Friday's Downing Street briefing and prompted England's deputy chief medical officer to warn the battle is not yet won, with a warning "not to wreck it now". Professor Jonathan Van-Tam said s ome areas of the UK are "burning quite hot" . Felpham being one such area that is now under the watchful eye of scientists. It is not considered to be an area of concern, but there is unusual activity in the data for the village - with no obvious reason why. Advertisement Dr Michael Head, a senior research fellow at the University of Southampton, says outbreaks like this one in West Sussex are going to be … [Read more...] about COVID-19: What it’s like living in a village with 142% rise in coronavirus cases