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Tag: Covid-19

The impact of Covid and war on people with disabilities in Ukraine

RESEARCHERS have called for Ukraine’s Organisations of Persons with Disabilities (OPD) to have a better say in the country’s decision-making process. The Edinburgh Napier led...

Two Covid vaccines not enough for kidney failure patients, research finds

NEW research has found two doses of the Covid-19 vaccine do not offer sufficient protection for certain kidney failure patients. Carried out by the Scottish...

Calls for covid restrictions on hospitality businesses to be lifted

Ahead of tomorrow’s announcement by Nichola sturgeon, UKHospitality Scotland, a trade body is calling for business restrictions to be lifted by January 24 at...

Factors discouraging ethnic minorities from taking up Covid-19 vaccine revealed by study

RESEARCHERS have identified three key factors influencing Covid-19 vaccine uptake for ethnic minority groups in the UK. The collaborative study was led by staff from...

Dog ball could help pandemic pups video call their owners

A DOG ball which could help pets to keep in touch with their owners whilst home alone, has been developed by a Scottish university...

Ambulance workers warn UK Government of “unprecedented crisis” this winter

AMBULANCE workers have warned the UK Government of an “unprecedented crisis” this winter. Paramedics from the GMB Union raised their concerns that mounting pressure on...

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