Long COVID Is Everyone’s Problem
Many long-haulers feel that science is failing them. Neglecting them could make the pandemic even worse.In June 2020, when I started reporting on long COVID, few scientists or physicians knew that it existed—and many doubted that it did. The common wisdom was that people infected with SARS-CoV-2 mostly get mild symptoms that resolve after two weeks. And yet, thousands of “long-haulers” had already been debilitated by months of extreme fatigue, brain fog, breathing difficulties, and other relentless, rolling problems.
Kelly Clarkson could start dating again within weeks. © Bang Showbiz Kelly Clarkson
The 39-year-old singer is in the process of finalising her divorce from Brandon Blackstock and as soon as that's confirmed, Kelly plans to turn her attention towards her future.
A source said: "She hasn’t been dating and has been waiting until she is legally divorced, which will be in the next two weeks."
Kelly - who has River, seven, and Remington, five, with her estranged husband - hopes her showbiz pal Blake Shelton will help her to find a new man.
The pop star wants to find a man who understands the music business.
Gallery: Meet my TOYBOY! 10 famous women in a relationship with a younger man (BANG Showbiz)
Exactly what will happen within 10 minutes to 10 days of the Queen's death
Plans for Queen Elizabeth's funeral have been leaked for the first time, detailing the day-by-day plans, memorials and "codewords" used for the sombre occasion. The plans, named "Operation London Bridge" were leaked by Politico and explained exactly what will occur from within 10 minutes to 10 days of Her Majesty's death. The Queen has reigned since February 1952, now aged 95, with no indication that she is unwell, but here are the plans as they pan out.READ MORE: Former staffer says Queen won't abdicate after losing Philip: 'She will carry on' © AP Queen Elizabeth has reigned since February 1952.
Some people would say that love has no age, and these celebrities are here to support that point. The age difference might be big, but the truth is these couples are making it work. Here are 10 famous women who have much younger partners...
The actress met her husband Bart Freundlich on the set of 'The Myth of Fingerprints'. Moore wasn't looking for a potential man at the time - as she had just ended her first marriage - but the couple have built a strong relationship over the years. The 60-year-old star is more than happy to share her life with 51-year-old director and said PEOPLE she feels more in love everyday: “It kept going, and now we have this huge history together. It’s true — that thing about love growing. It does and it gets way better.”
The Colombian singer met Spanish professional soccer player, Gerard Piqué, in 2010 while filming the music video of her World Cup song 'Waka Waka (This Time for Africa)'. Since then, the couple had two kids and have been strong on their love journey. In her track '23', released in 2014, the 44-year-old singer made a reference to the age difference with her 10-year younger husband, singing: 'Hey, do you believe? Do you believe in destiny? 'Cause I do as I did then when you were only 23'.
The supermodel has been happily married to Tom Kaulitz - who is 16 years her junior- for two years now. The 48-year-old star told InStyle in 2018 that a lot of people questioned her decision to partner up with a younger man, but she never seemed to care much about it. "I mean, I found my match, finally, like I am very romantic and I do a lot of weird things, like I leave notes everywhere and I do a lot of things for him and it's beautiful when you get that back from your partner. And it's the first time I feel like I really have a partner to do everything with", she said during an interview at the MTV Movie & TV Awards.
It might have caught a lot of fans by surprise at the beginning, but Priyanka Chopra's romance with Nick Jonas is stronger than never. The 39-year-old actor married the 28-year-old singer in December 2018 after only a few months after they started dating. She told PEOPLE on her first impression about Nick: "I was shocked by his audaciousness, actually. He held my hand, he turned me around. I was like, 'What is happening?' He was bold, confident, self-assured. And that was the most attractive thing about Nick and still is for me".
The 'Keeping Up With the Kardashians' momager is definitely the cool mom with her partner who is 25 years younger than her. While Kris is 65, her love Corey Gamble is still in his 40s, the same age as her daughter, Kim Kardashian. The pair is together since 2014 and Kris didn't spare words to describe her beloved one to WSJ magazine: "He's the greatest guy, and he's just an amazing support system for me. He really gives me a lot of strength and insight."
The Monica Geller actress is 12 years older than her partner, the singer Johnny McDaid. The ‘Friends’ star is 57, while the Snow Patrol drummer is 44. The couple has been together since 2013, although they did split up for a while in 2015. The pair also spent quite a while in a long-distance relationship due to COVID-19, but they seem to be holding up just fine.
The Hollywood star started dating musician Danny Fujikawa in 2016, and had their first child together, Rani, two year later. The 42-years-old actress said she's always been drawn to musicians and guaranteed her 35-year-old partner is "the best man" there is. After quarantining with her pair for months amid the coronavirus pandemic, Kate told presenter Andy Cohen: "There's nobody else I'd want to be quarantined with right now. He's just the best".
The 51-year-old singer has always been discrete about her relationships and it wouldn't be much different with her current pair, 38-year-old Bryan Tanaka. The couple started dating in late 2016 and, according to Us Weekly, broke up for a while in 2017 just to get back together again soon afterwards. The pair don't really talk much about their relationship, but they often share cute, romantic posts on social media.
The insider told Us Weekly: "She wants a younger, up-and-coming country singer [who] understands the business."
Ted Bundy Movies Ranked from Best to Worst
The serial killer has become a figure of fascination in the true-crime world. Through movies and documentaries it's hard to avoid knowing about his crimes.Bundy kidnapped, raped and murdered at least 30 women during the 1970s, potentially earlier. In 1978, he was tried for the murders of Lisa Levy, 20, Margaret Bowman, 21, and Kimberly Diane Leach,12. He received three death sentences.
Kelly is now looking to move on from her marriage and she has "no regrets" about their divorce.
The source explained: "She hasn’t and won’t ever look back. Kelly has no regrets about filing for divorce."
Kelly previously admitted that it was tough going through a divorce while she's in the spotlight.
The singer likes to be honest and open with her fans, but she also felt the need to protect her young children.
The 'Behind These Hazel Eyes' hitmaker said: "There's a lot of hearts involved here. And you know, that's the thing that's been kind of hard to navigate is I am an open book, but at some point I'm a mama bear more than I am a person in the public eye.
"So, I care 100 percent more about my children than I do anything else on this planet. So, that's been the hard thing of, like, yes, I'm willing to share my experience and yes, it is the worst."
The West is getting Afghanistan wrong – again .
Here are four misconceptions about the Afghan crisis that Western politicians and pundits continue to spread.Longtime observers of the US and NATO war, with its frequent unmet timelines and repeated insistence that change was just around the corner, should not be surprised. Despite amassing a wealth of data on Afghanistan and making profitable careers for an army of analysts, contractors and assorted “experts”, the International Security Assistance Force (ISAF), to paraphrase Sun Tzu, failed to understand either its enemy or the nature of its own intervention.