Monday briefs – 17 Feb 2020

Your weekly health news round-up

Some skin cancer apps unreliable

New research has found some skin cancer apps used to detect suspicious moles are unreliable. Read more 

Are you using your gym towel safely?

Many gym-goers are using their towel in a way that can have serious health consequences. Read more 

New tool to diagnose cat pain

A new tool called the Grimace Scale helps diagnose how much pain a cat is in by analysing its facial features. Read more

Breakthrough in fight against coronavirus

An experimental drug has been successfully used on an American man with coronavirus. Read more

Patient with coronavirus opens up

An American woman with coronavirus explains what it’s like to have the flu-like virus. Read more