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Support for the Bereaved during Coronavirus (COVID-19) Outbreak

A new leaflet has been published on GOV.UK - Information for the Bereaved Coronavirus (COVID 19) . It shares important information to help bereaved families, friends or next of kin make important decisions during this national emergency and explains the next steps, answers some of…

Coping with bereavement during the coronavirus emergency

If you’re grieving for someone, you may feel very alone and the current situation can make the feelings even more intense. Whether you’ve lost someone to the virus or another cause, or you were bereaved before the coronavirus (COVID-19) emergency began, you may be struggling…

Coronavirus (COVID-19) vaccine

The coronavirus (COVID-19) vaccine is safe and effective. It gives you the best protection against coronavirus. Who can get the COVID-19 vaccine The NHS is currently offering the COVID-19 vaccine to people most at risk from coronavirus. At this time (December 2020), the vaccine is…

Coronavirus (COVID-19)

COVID-19 is an illness that can affect your lungs and airways. It's caused by a virus called coronavirus. Symptoms of coronavirus The symptoms of coronavirus are: a high temperature a new, continuous cough a loss of, or change to, your sense of smell or taste…

Marie Curie - Coronavirus (COVID-19) if you’re affected by terminal illness

If you’re living with a terminal illness, or a family member or friend is, you may be worried about coronavirus (COVID-19). Some people living with a terminal illness may be at higher risk of experiencing more serious complications from coronavirus. See the Marie Curie website…

COVID Vaccination Myth Buster

It’s really good news we now have two COVID-19 vaccines approved for use, but delivering the vaccinations will take time so please be patient. The vaccine will be offered to people who are most at risk from the virus, before being offered more widely. Please…

Foreign Travel Advice

Get advice about travelling abroad, including the latest information on coronavirus, safety and security, entry requirements and travel warnings at the gov.uk website. "The Foreign & Commonwealth Office currently advises British nationals against all but essential international travel. Travel to some countries and territories is…

Christmas and mental health from Mind

How might Christmas affect my mental health? Whether or not Christmas is part of your life, your mental health might be affected by it happening around you. It's a time of year that often puts extra pressure on us, and can affect our mental health…

BLF - Top tips for looking after your lungs in the cold

Cold weather can cause a flare-up or exacerbation of your lung condition, but there are things you can do to look after your lungs this winter: • Check the weather before you go out. If it’s too cold or breezy, you’re not feeling well or…

Wearing of Face Masks

The government has launched the compulsory wearing of face masks from the 24th July 2020 in certain settings. Listed below are a few of the key points, for more information please go to the .GOV website.In England, you must wear a face covering by law…