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Families tell of heartbreak after Glasgow hospital Covid outbreak

Families tell of heartbreak after Glasgow hospital Covid outbreak

FAMILIES have shared heartbreaking accounts of the loss of loved ones in the Glasgow hospital at the centre of a major outbreak of Covid-19. Read full article: Families tell of heartbreak after Glasgo...→

Families tell of heartbreak after Glasgow hospital Covid outbreak

Families tell of heartbreak after Glasgow hospital Covid outbreak

FAMILIES have shared heartbreaking accounts of the loss of loved ones in the Glasgow hospital at the centre of a major outbreak of Covid-19. Read full article: Families tell of heartbreak after Glasgo...→

Covid-hit hospital trust pays lasting tribute to lost colleagues

Covid-hit hospital trust pays lasting tribute to lost colleagues

Walsall Manor Hospital opened a permanent memorial to those who died including staff nurse Areema Nasreen. Read full article: Covid-hit hospital trust pays lasting tr...→

Hospital in Somerset finds '40% of staff with Covid-19'

Hospital in Somerset finds '40% of staff with Covid-19'

A leaked memo revealed Weston General Hospital, in Weston-super-Mare, has uncovered a number of coronavirus infections among staff after screening. Read full article: Hospital in Somerset finds '40% of staff...→

Nearly 10,000 less Scots admitted to hospital for treatment over Covid-19 impact

Nearly 10,000 less Scots admitted to hospital for treatment over Covid-19 impact

New figures showed 16,561 patients were admitted to hospital for inpatient or day-case procedures in March this year. Read full article: Nearly 10,000 less Scots admitted to hos...→

Loyal dog waits at Wuhan hospital for 3 months after owner's Covid death

Loyal dog waits at Wuhan hospital for 3 months after owner's Covid death

A DEVOTED coronavirus victim’s dog waited patiently in a Chinese hospital every day for more than three months to be reunited with his beloved owner. Sadly, th [...] Read full article: Loyal dog waits at Wuhan hospital for 3 ...→

Royal heartbreak: Why royals will never visit ill family members in hospital exposed

Royal heartbreak: Why royals will never visit ill family members in hospital exposed

THE QUEEN refrained from visiting Prince Philip in hospital last year out of respect for the other patient's privacy, a royal expert claimed. Read full article: Royal heartbreak: Why royals will never ...→

Families most at risk from Covid-19 share 'fury' at Dominic Cummings

Some of the people most at risk from Covid-19 in the North East have joined calls for Boris Johnson's senior adviser to be sacked Read full article: Families most at risk from Covid-19 shar...→

Child, 12, becomes latest Covid-19 victim as UK hospital death toll nears 30,000

Child, 12, becomes latest Covid-19 victim as UK hospital death toll nears 30,000

NHS England confirmed a 12-year-old child is among the 157 people who died in the UK overnight, the boy is said have had underlying health conditions Read full article: Child, 12, becomes latest Covid-19 victi...→

Nursing home residents relocated following Covid-19 outbreak concerns

Nursing home residents relocated following Covid-19 outbreak concerns

Frail and elderly residents are being relocated from a Belfast nursing home over “ongoing concerns” relating partly to management of a Covid-19 outbreak. Read full article: Nursing home residents relocated followi...→

Sunderland Covid-19 memorial garden set up at Fans Museum for bereaved families

Sunderland Covid-19 memorial garden set up at Fans Museum for bereaved families

Sunderland’s Fans Museum has teamed up with Sunderland City Council and housing association Gentoo to give families a space to remember those who have died fro [...] Read full article: Sunderland Covid-19 memorial garden set ...→

More than 200 NHS staff across Glasgow asked to take part in Covid-19 vaccine trial

More than 200 NHS staff across Glasgow asked to take part in Covid-19 vaccine trial

Frontline workers in Glasgow's health sector have been asked to take part in Oxford University's trials for a coronavirus vaccine. Read full article: More than 200 NHS staff across Glasgow a...→

Revealed: how many Covid and untested hospital patients sent to city care homes

Revealed: how many Covid and untested hospital patients sent to city care homes

A fierce debate is raging about whether infection was unwittingly taken into care homes in the first weeks of the pandemic - for the first time we can tell you [...] Read full article: Revealed: how many Covid and untested ho...→

Global union backs players who refuse to return to pitch to protect their families from Covid-19

Global union backs players who refuse to return to pitch to protect their families from Covid-19

IT WOULD be “inhumane” for players like Watford forward Troy Deeney to face disciplinary action if they refuse to return to action during the pandemic in order [...] Read full article: Global union backs players who refuse to...→

Hospital forced to shut A&E after surge in coronavirus cases sees '40% of NHS staff test positive for covid'

Hospital forced to shut A&E after surge in coronavirus cases sees '40% of NHS staff test positive for covid'

TWO fifths of NHS staff at a hospital forced to close to new patients after a surge in Covid-19 cases have tested positive for coronavirus, a leaked message cl [...] Read full article: Hospital forced to shut A&E after surge ...→

Families' concern after residents at Tyrone outbreak care facility go on trip

Families' concern after residents at Tyrone outbreak care facility go on trip

Concerns have been raised after residents from a Four Seasons Health Care facility where a Covid-19 outbreak had been confirmed were taken on a minibus trip to [...] Read full article: Families' concern after residents at Tyr...→

Tracking hospital parents with Covid-19 remains 'very difficult', health secretary admits

Establishing whether patients being admitted to hospitals across Scotland are free from Covid-19 remains “very difficult,” Scotland’s health secretary has admi [...] Read full article: Tracking hospital parents with Covid-19 ...→

Hospital closes A&E and stops accepting patients after new virus outbreak

Hospital closes A&E and stops accepting patients after new virus outbreak

Weston General Hospital in Somerset is treating a 'high number of patients with coronavirus' and cannot take on any new admissions. Read full article: Hospital closes A&E and stops accepting ...→

Coronavirus: What it’s like inside NI hospital battling to save Covid-19 patients

A Belfast hospital is ready to contend with a potential second surge of the coronavirus pandemic, a senior official said. Read full article: Coronavirus: What it’s like inside NI ho...→

Sturgeon accused over Covid-19 outbreak at Nike conference in Edinburgh

Sturgeon accused over Covid-19 outbreak at Nike conference in Edinburgh

Nicola Sturgeon faces fresh questions over a coronavirus outbreak in Scotland that was a launchpad for Covid-19 to cross the border into northeast England.The [...] Read full article: Sturgeon accused over Covid-19 outbreak ...→

Scots hospital halts admission after 10 staff members test positive for Covid-19

Scots hospital halts admission after 10 staff members test positive for Covid-19

NHS Grampian has confirmed that nobody will be admitted to the unit until Wednesday as part of efforts to control the outbreak. Read full article: Scots hospital halts admission after 10 ...→

Care home residents being relocated in part due to management fo Covid-19 outbreak

Frail and elderly residents are being relocated from a Belfast nursing home over “ongoing concerns” relating partly to management of a Covid-19 outbreak. Read full article: Care home residents being relocated in p...→

Hydroxychloroquine ‘offers no benefit’ to hospital patients with Covid-19

Hydroxychloroquine ‘offers no benefit’ to hospital patients with Covid-19

US President Donald Trump has been criticised after he said he had nothing to lose by taking hydroxychloroquine. Read full article: Hydroxychloroquine ‘offers no benefit’ t...→

One in 20 Covid patients in hospital have no symptoms - as new study to date finds vomiting and headaches also signs of infection

One in 20 Covid patients in hospital have no symptoms - as new study to date finds vomiting and headaches also signs of infection

NEARLY one in 20 patients treated in hospital for Covid had no symptoms of the disease and a quarter of all patients have no underlying health… Read full article: One in 20 Covid patients in hospital hav...→

Mapped: the Covid-19 care home crisis - how bad has the outbreak  been in your area?

Mapped: the Covid-19 care home crisis - how bad has the outbreak  been in your area?

Analysis reveals care homes in Tewkesbury, near Cheltenham, have suffered some of the worst outbreaks of Covid-19 deaths in the country Read full article: Mapped: the Covid-19 care home crisis - ...→

Staff at closed hospital now testing positive for Covid-19 despite no symptoms

Staff at closed hospital now testing positive for Covid-19 despite no symptoms

Weston General Hospital has not been accepting new patients since Monday morning due to the high number of coronavirus cases, with staff testing positive despi [...] Read full article: Staff at closed hospital now testing pos...→

Nurse and doctor marry at hospital after wedding cancelled due to Covid-19

Nurse and doctor marry at hospital after wedding cancelled due to Covid-19

Jann Tipping, 34, and Annalan Navaratnam, 30, had planned to wed in August but got married instead at the chapel of St Thomas’ Hospital. Read full article: Nurse and doctor marry at hospital after...→

Humanity is being taught this fundamental lesson by the Covid-19 coronavirus outbreak – Chong Yap Seng and Swaine Chen

The world must unite against the global threat posed by the coronavirus outbreak, write Chong Yap Seng and Swaine Chen of the National University of Singapore. Read full article: Humanity is being taught this fundamenta...→

Hospital in Somerset stops taking patients because of Covid-19 cases

Hospital in Somerset stops taking patients because of Covid-19 cases

Weston General Hospital in Weston-super-Mare said today it could not take any more admission including into A&E. Read full article: Hospital in Somerset stops taking patien...→

'Care home residents are dying of heartbreak' - the hidden impact of Covid-19

'Care home residents are dying of heartbreak' - the hidden impact of Covid-19

A manager at a city nursing home has not lost a soul to coronavirus - but the pandemic has exerted a heavy toll on residents, relatives and staff Read full article: 'Care home residents are dying of heartb...→

Families seek legal advice over Belfast care home at centre of Covid-19 controversy

Families seek legal advice over Belfast care home at centre of Covid-19 controversy

A number of families whose frail and elderly relatives have died at a Belfast nursing home have sought legal advice, it has emerged. Read full article: Families seek legal advice over Belfast ...→

Herald Heroes: Glasgow student volunteers at local hospital to help during coronavirus pandemic

Herald Heroes: Glasgow student volunteers at local hospital to help during coronavirus pandemic

Amy Rose Cameron, 19, is a second year nursing student at University of Glasgow who is volunteering at her local hospital despite struggling with an… Read full article: Herald Heroes: Glasgow student volunteer...→

Hospital sent Covid-19 positive war veteran to care home before test came back

Hospital sent Covid-19 positive war veteran to care home before test came back

EXCLUSIVE Francis Chapman, aged 96, visited William Harvey Hospital in Ashford, Kent, but was sent back to Pelham House in nearby Folkestone the next day Read full article: Hospital sent Covid-19 positive war vete...→

4Louis charity given £75,000 cash boost to help families bereaved by Covid-19

4Louis charity given £75,000 cash boost to help families bereaved by Covid-19

BGL Group pledged the money as part of its £1.5m community campaign helping charities impacted by the coronavirus Read full article: 4Louis charity given £75,000 cash boost ...→

Covid-19 is tearing vulnerable families apart

Covid-19 is tearing vulnerable families apart

We have seen infants taken immediately taken into care with no opportunities for contact visits or breastfeeding. Read full article: Covid-19 is tearing vulnerable families ...→

Coronavirus in Ireland: Emergency hospital admissions halved amid outbreak

Coronavirus in Ireland: Emergency hospital admissions halved amid outbreak

The number of people attending hospital emergency departments almost halved amid the Covid-19 outbreak in Ireland, a new study has found.This was likely to be [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Ireland: Emergency hospit...→

Hospital delivers 100 babies from Covid-19 mums

Hospital delivers 100 babies from Covid-19 mums

A team of 65 doctors and two dozen nurses have treated mothers infected with coronavirus in India. Read full article: Hospital delivers 100 babies from Covid-...→

Nicola Sturgeon accused of Covid-19 failures including keeping outbreak 'secret'

Nicola Sturgeon accused of Covid-19 failures including keeping outbreak 'secret'

NICOLA Sturgeon has been accused of multiple failures in tackling coronavirus, including keeping an early outbreak "secret" from the… Read full article: Nicola Sturgeon accused of Covid-19 fail...→

Hospital in Somerset finds '40% of staff with Covid-19'

Hospital in Somerset finds '40% of staff with Covid-19'

A leaked memo revealed Weston General Hospital, in Weston-super-Mare, has uncovered a number of coronavirus infections among staff after screening. Read full article: Hospital in Somerset finds '40% of staff...→

Staff at closed hospital now testing positive for Covid-19 despite no symptoms

Staff at closed hospital now testing positive for Covid-19 despite no symptoms

Weston General Hospital has not been accepting new patients since Monday morning due to the high number of coronavirus cases, with staff testing positive despi [...] Read full article: Staff at closed hospital now testing pos...→

Royal heartbreak: Why royals will never visit ill family members in hospital exposed

Royal heartbreak: Why royals will never visit ill family members in hospital exposed

THE QUEEN refrained from visiting Prince Philip in hospital last year out of respect for the other patient's privacy, a royal expert claimed. Read full article: Royal heartbreak: Why royals will never ...→

Hospital in Somerset stops taking patients because of Covid-19 cases

Hospital in Somerset stops taking patients because of Covid-19 cases

Weston General Hospital in Weston-super-Mare said today it could not take any more admission including into A&E. Read full article: Hospital in Somerset stops taking patien...→

Coronavirus: What it’s like inside NI hospital battling to save Covid-19 patients

A Belfast hospital is ready to contend with a potential second surge of the coronavirus pandemic, a senior official said. Read full article: Coronavirus: What it’s like inside NI ho...→

Families seek legal advice over Belfast care home at centre of Covid-19 controversy

Families seek legal advice over Belfast care home at centre of Covid-19 controversy

A number of families whose frail and elderly relatives have died at a Belfast nursing home have sought legal advice, it has emerged. Read full article: Families seek legal advice over Belfast ...→

Scots hospital halts admission after 10 staff members test positive for Covid-19

Scots hospital halts admission after 10 staff members test positive for Covid-19

NHS Grampian has confirmed that nobody will be admitted to the unit until Wednesday as part of efforts to control the outbreak. Read full article: Scots hospital halts admission after 10 ...→

Hospital sent Covid-19 positive war veteran to care home before test came back

Hospital sent Covid-19 positive war veteran to care home before test came back

EXCLUSIVE Francis Chapman, aged 96, visited William Harvey Hospital in Ashford, Kent, but was sent back to Pelham House in nearby Folkestone the next day Read full article: Hospital sent Covid-19 positive war vete...→

Hydroxychloroquine ‘offers no benefit’ to hospital patients with Covid-19

Hydroxychloroquine ‘offers no benefit’ to hospital patients with Covid-19

US President Donald Trump has been criticised after he said he had nothing to lose by taking hydroxychloroquine. Read full article: Hydroxychloroquine ‘offers no benefit’ t...→

Sunderland Covid-19 memorial garden set up at Fans Museum for bereaved families

Sunderland Covid-19 memorial garden set up at Fans Museum for bereaved families

Sunderland’s Fans Museum has teamed up with Sunderland City Council and housing association Gentoo to give families a space to remember those who have died fro [...] Read full article: Sunderland Covid-19 memorial garden set ...→

Covid-19 is tearing vulnerable families apart

Covid-19 is tearing vulnerable families apart

We have seen infants taken immediately taken into care with no opportunities for contact visits or breastfeeding. Read full article: Covid-19 is tearing vulnerable families ...→

Revealed: how many Covid and untested hospital patients sent to city care homes

Revealed: how many Covid and untested hospital patients sent to city care homes

A fierce debate is raging about whether infection was unwittingly taken into care homes in the first weeks of the pandemic - for the first time we can tell you [...] Read full article: Revealed: how many Covid and untested ho...→

Hospital delivers 100 babies from Covid-19 mums

Hospital delivers 100 babies from Covid-19 mums

A team of 65 doctors and two dozen nurses have treated mothers infected with coronavirus in India. Read full article: Hospital delivers 100 babies from Covid-...→

Hospital forced to shut A&E after surge in coronavirus cases sees '40% of NHS staff test positive for covid'

Hospital forced to shut A&E after surge in coronavirus cases sees '40% of NHS staff test positive for covid'

TWO fifths of NHS staff at a hospital forced to close to new patients after a surge in Covid-19 cases have tested positive for coronavirus, a leaked message cl [...] Read full article: Hospital forced to shut A&E after surge ...→

Covid-hit hospital trust pays lasting tribute to lost colleagues

Covid-hit hospital trust pays lasting tribute to lost colleagues

Walsall Manor Hospital opened a permanent memorial to those who died including staff nurse Areema Nasreen. Read full article: Covid-hit hospital trust pays lasting tr...→

Mapped: the Covid-19 care home crisis - how bad has the outbreak  been in your area?

Mapped: the Covid-19 care home crisis - how bad has the outbreak  been in your area?

Analysis reveals care homes in Tewkesbury, near Cheltenham, have suffered some of the worst outbreaks of Covid-19 deaths in the country Read full article: Mapped: the Covid-19 care home crisis - ...→

Families' concern after residents at Tyrone outbreak care facility go on trip

Families' concern after residents at Tyrone outbreak care facility go on trip

Concerns have been raised after residents from a Four Seasons Health Care facility where a Covid-19 outbreak had been confirmed were taken on a minibus trip to [...] Read full article: Families' concern after residents at Tyr...→

Nearly 10,000 less Scots admitted to hospital for treatment over Covid-19 impact

Nearly 10,000 less Scots admitted to hospital for treatment over Covid-19 impact

New figures showed 16,561 patients were admitted to hospital for inpatient or day-case procedures in March this year. Read full article: Nearly 10,000 less Scots admitted to hos...→

Nurse and doctor marry at hospital after wedding cancelled due to Covid-19

Nurse and doctor marry at hospital after wedding cancelled due to Covid-19

Jann Tipping, 34, and Annalan Navaratnam, 30, had planned to wed in August but got married instead at the chapel of St Thomas’ Hospital. Read full article: Nurse and doctor marry at hospital after...→

Tracking hospital parents with Covid-19 remains 'very difficult', health secretary admits

Establishing whether patients being admitted to hospitals across Scotland are free from Covid-19 remains “very difficult,” Scotland’s health secretary has admi [...] Read full article: Tracking hospital parents with Covid-19 ...→

Loyal dog waits at Wuhan hospital for 3 months after owner's Covid death

Loyal dog waits at Wuhan hospital for 3 months after owner's Covid death

A DEVOTED coronavirus victim’s dog waited patiently in a Chinese hospital every day for more than three months to be reunited with his beloved owner. Sadly, th [...] Read full article: Loyal dog waits at Wuhan hospital for 3 ...→

Humanity is being taught this fundamental lesson by the Covid-19 coronavirus outbreak – Chong Yap Seng and Swaine Chen

The world must unite against the global threat posed by the coronavirus outbreak, write Chong Yap Seng and Swaine Chen of the National University of Singapore. Read full article: Humanity is being taught this fundamenta...→

Hospital closes A&E and stops accepting patients after new virus outbreak

Hospital closes A&E and stops accepting patients after new virus outbreak

Weston General Hospital in Somerset is treating a 'high number of patients with coronavirus' and cannot take on any new admissions. Read full article: Hospital closes A&E and stops accepting ...→

Families most at risk from Covid-19 share 'fury' at Dominic Cummings

Some of the people most at risk from Covid-19 in the North East have joined calls for Boris Johnson's senior adviser to be sacked Read full article: Families most at risk from Covid-19 shar...→

'Care home residents are dying of heartbreak' - the hidden impact of Covid-19

'Care home residents are dying of heartbreak' - the hidden impact of Covid-19

A manager at a city nursing home has not lost a soul to coronavirus - but the pandemic has exerted a heavy toll on residents, relatives and staff Read full article: 'Care home residents are dying of heartb...→

Sturgeon accused over Covid-19 outbreak at Nike conference in Edinburgh

Sturgeon accused over Covid-19 outbreak at Nike conference in Edinburgh

Nicola Sturgeon faces fresh questions over a coronavirus outbreak in Scotland that was a launchpad for Covid-19 to cross the border into northeast England.The [...] Read full article: Sturgeon accused over Covid-19 outbreak ...→

Child, 12, becomes latest Covid-19 victim as UK hospital death toll nears 30,000

Child, 12, becomes latest Covid-19 victim as UK hospital death toll nears 30,000

NHS England confirmed a 12-year-old child is among the 157 people who died in the UK overnight, the boy is said have had underlying health conditions Read full article: Child, 12, becomes latest Covid-19 victi...→

Herald Heroes: Glasgow student volunteers at local hospital to help during coronavirus pandemic

Herald Heroes: Glasgow student volunteers at local hospital to help during coronavirus pandemic

Amy Rose Cameron, 19, is a second year nursing student at University of Glasgow who is volunteering at her local hospital despite struggling with an… Read full article: Herald Heroes: Glasgow student volunteer...→

Care home residents being relocated in part due to management fo Covid-19 outbreak

Frail and elderly residents are being relocated from a Belfast nursing home over “ongoing concerns” relating partly to management of a Covid-19 outbreak. Read full article: Care home residents being relocated in p...→

Nursing home residents relocated following Covid-19 outbreak concerns

Nursing home residents relocated following Covid-19 outbreak concerns

Frail and elderly residents are being relocated from a Belfast nursing home over “ongoing concerns” relating partly to management of a Covid-19 outbreak. Read full article: Nursing home residents relocated followi...→

4Louis charity given £75,000 cash boost to help families bereaved by Covid-19

4Louis charity given £75,000 cash boost to help families bereaved by Covid-19

BGL Group pledged the money as part of its £1.5m community campaign helping charities impacted by the coronavirus Read full article: 4Louis charity given £75,000 cash boost ...→

One in 20 Covid patients in hospital have no symptoms - as new study to date finds vomiting and headaches also signs of infection

One in 20 Covid patients in hospital have no symptoms - as new study to date finds vomiting and headaches also signs of infection

NEARLY one in 20 patients treated in hospital for Covid had no symptoms of the disease and a quarter of all patients have no underlying health… Read full article: One in 20 Covid patients in hospital hav...→

More than 200 NHS staff across Glasgow asked to take part in Covid-19 vaccine trial

More than 200 NHS staff across Glasgow asked to take part in Covid-19 vaccine trial

Frontline workers in Glasgow's health sector have been asked to take part in Oxford University's trials for a coronavirus vaccine. Read full article: More than 200 NHS staff across Glasgow a...→

Coronavirus in Ireland: Emergency hospital admissions halved amid outbreak

Coronavirus in Ireland: Emergency hospital admissions halved amid outbreak

The number of people attending hospital emergency departments almost halved amid the Covid-19 outbreak in Ireland, a new study has found.This was likely to be [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Ireland: Emergency hospit...→

Global union backs players who refuse to return to pitch to protect their families from Covid-19

Global union backs players who refuse to return to pitch to protect their families from Covid-19

IT WOULD be “inhumane” for players like Watford forward Troy Deeney to face disciplinary action if they refuse to return to action during the pandemic in order [...] Read full article: Global union backs players who refuse to...→

Nicola Sturgeon accused of Covid-19 failures including keeping outbreak 'secret'

Nicola Sturgeon accused of Covid-19 failures including keeping outbreak 'secret'

NICOLA Sturgeon has been accused of multiple failures in tackling coronavirus, including keeping an early outbreak "secret" from the… Read full article: Nicola Sturgeon accused of Covid-19 fail...→

Hospital forced to shut A&E after surge in coronavirus cases sees '40% of NHS staff test positive for covid'

Hospital forced to shut A&E after surge in coronavirus cases sees '40% of NHS staff test positive for covid'

TWO fifths of NHS staff at a hospital forced to close to new patients after a surge in Covid-19 cases have tested positive for coronavirus, a leaked message cl [...] Read full article: Hospital forced to shut A&E after surge ...→

Covid-hit hospital trust pays lasting tribute to lost colleagues

Covid-hit hospital trust pays lasting tribute to lost colleagues

Walsall Manor Hospital opened a permanent memorial to those who died including staff nurse Areema Nasreen. Read full article: Covid-hit hospital trust pays lasting tr...→

Mapped: the Covid-19 care home crisis - how bad has the outbreak  been in your area?

Mapped: the Covid-19 care home crisis - how bad has the outbreak  been in your area?

Analysis reveals care homes in Tewkesbury, near Cheltenham, have suffered some of the worst outbreaks of Covid-19 deaths in the country Read full article: Mapped: the Covid-19 care home crisis - ...→

Hospital in Somerset finds '40% of staff with Covid-19'

Hospital in Somerset finds '40% of staff with Covid-19'

A leaked memo revealed Weston General Hospital, in Weston-super-Mare, has uncovered a number of coronavirus infections among staff after screening. Read full article: Hospital in Somerset finds '40% of staff...→

Families' concern after residents at Tyrone outbreak care facility go on trip

Families' concern after residents at Tyrone outbreak care facility go on trip

Concerns have been raised after residents from a Four Seasons Health Care facility where a Covid-19 outbreak had been confirmed were taken on a minibus trip to [...] Read full article: Families' concern after residents at Tyr...→

Staff at closed hospital now testing positive for Covid-19 despite no symptoms

Staff at closed hospital now testing positive for Covid-19 despite no symptoms

Weston General Hospital has not been accepting new patients since Monday morning due to the high number of coronavirus cases, with staff testing positive despi [...] Read full article: Staff at closed hospital now testing pos...→

Nearly 10,000 less Scots admitted to hospital for treatment over Covid-19 impact

Nearly 10,000 less Scots admitted to hospital for treatment over Covid-19 impact

New figures showed 16,561 patients were admitted to hospital for inpatient or day-case procedures in March this year. Read full article: Nearly 10,000 less Scots admitted to hos...→

Nurse and doctor marry at hospital after wedding cancelled due to Covid-19

Nurse and doctor marry at hospital after wedding cancelled due to Covid-19

Jann Tipping, 34, and Annalan Navaratnam, 30, had planned to wed in August but got married instead at the chapel of St Thomas’ Hospital. Read full article: Nurse and doctor marry at hospital after...→

Tracking hospital parents with Covid-19 remains 'very difficult', health secretary admits

Establishing whether patients being admitted to hospitals across Scotland are free from Covid-19 remains “very difficult,” Scotland’s health secretary has admi [...] Read full article: Tracking hospital parents with Covid-19 ...→

Loyal dog waits at Wuhan hospital for 3 months after owner's Covid death

Loyal dog waits at Wuhan hospital for 3 months after owner's Covid death

A DEVOTED coronavirus victim’s dog waited patiently in a Chinese hospital every day for more than three months to be reunited with his beloved owner. Sadly, th [...] Read full article: Loyal dog waits at Wuhan hospital for 3 ...→

Humanity is being taught this fundamental lesson by the Covid-19 coronavirus outbreak – Chong Yap Seng and Swaine Chen

The world must unite against the global threat posed by the coronavirus outbreak, write Chong Yap Seng and Swaine Chen of the National University of Singapore. Read full article: Humanity is being taught this fundamenta...→

Royal heartbreak: Why royals will never visit ill family members in hospital exposed

Royal heartbreak: Why royals will never visit ill family members in hospital exposed

THE QUEEN refrained from visiting Prince Philip in hospital last year out of respect for the other patient's privacy, a royal expert claimed. Read full article: Royal heartbreak: Why royals will never ...→

Hospital closes A&E and stops accepting patients after new virus outbreak

Hospital closes A&E and stops accepting patients after new virus outbreak

Weston General Hospital in Somerset is treating a 'high number of patients with coronavirus' and cannot take on any new admissions. Read full article: Hospital closes A&E and stops accepting ...→

Hospital in Somerset stops taking patients because of Covid-19 cases

Hospital in Somerset stops taking patients because of Covid-19 cases

Weston General Hospital in Weston-super-Mare said today it could not take any more admission including into A&E. Read full article: Hospital in Somerset stops taking patien...→

Families most at risk from Covid-19 share 'fury' at Dominic Cummings

Some of the people most at risk from Covid-19 in the North East have joined calls for Boris Johnson's senior adviser to be sacked Read full article: Families most at risk from Covid-19 shar...→

Coronavirus: What it’s like inside NI hospital battling to save Covid-19 patients

A Belfast hospital is ready to contend with a potential second surge of the coronavirus pandemic, a senior official said. Read full article: Coronavirus: What it’s like inside NI ho...→

'Care home residents are dying of heartbreak' - the hidden impact of Covid-19

'Care home residents are dying of heartbreak' - the hidden impact of Covid-19

A manager at a city nursing home has not lost a soul to coronavirus - but the pandemic has exerted a heavy toll on residents, relatives and staff Read full article: 'Care home residents are dying of heartb...→

Sturgeon accused over Covid-19 outbreak at Nike conference in Edinburgh

Sturgeon accused over Covid-19 outbreak at Nike conference in Edinburgh

Nicola Sturgeon faces fresh questions over a coronavirus outbreak in Scotland that was a launchpad for Covid-19 to cross the border into northeast England.The [...] Read full article: Sturgeon accused over Covid-19 outbreak ...→

Families seek legal advice over Belfast care home at centre of Covid-19 controversy

Families seek legal advice over Belfast care home at centre of Covid-19 controversy

A number of families whose frail and elderly relatives have died at a Belfast nursing home have sought legal advice, it has emerged. Read full article: Families seek legal advice over Belfast ...→

Child, 12, becomes latest Covid-19 victim as UK hospital death toll nears 30,000

Child, 12, becomes latest Covid-19 victim as UK hospital death toll nears 30,000

NHS England confirmed a 12-year-old child is among the 157 people who died in the UK overnight, the boy is said have had underlying health conditions Read full article: Child, 12, becomes latest Covid-19 victi...→

Scots hospital halts admission after 10 staff members test positive for Covid-19

Scots hospital halts admission after 10 staff members test positive for Covid-19

NHS Grampian has confirmed that nobody will be admitted to the unit until Wednesday as part of efforts to control the outbreak. Read full article: Scots hospital halts admission after 10 ...→

Herald Heroes: Glasgow student volunteers at local hospital to help during coronavirus pandemic

Herald Heroes: Glasgow student volunteers at local hospital to help during coronavirus pandemic

Amy Rose Cameron, 19, is a second year nursing student at University of Glasgow who is volunteering at her local hospital despite struggling with an… Read full article: Herald Heroes: Glasgow student volunteer...→

Care home residents being relocated in part due to management fo Covid-19 outbreak

Frail and elderly residents are being relocated from a Belfast nursing home over “ongoing concerns” relating partly to management of a Covid-19 outbreak. Read full article: Care home residents being relocated in p...→

Hospital sent Covid-19 positive war veteran to care home before test came back

Hospital sent Covid-19 positive war veteran to care home before test came back

EXCLUSIVE Francis Chapman, aged 96, visited William Harvey Hospital in Ashford, Kent, but was sent back to Pelham House in nearby Folkestone the next day Read full article: Hospital sent Covid-19 positive war vete...→

Nursing home residents relocated following Covid-19 outbreak concerns

Nursing home residents relocated following Covid-19 outbreak concerns

Frail and elderly residents are being relocated from a Belfast nursing home over “ongoing concerns” relating partly to management of a Covid-19 outbreak. Read full article: Nursing home residents relocated followi...→

Hydroxychloroquine ‘offers no benefit’ to hospital patients with Covid-19

Hydroxychloroquine ‘offers no benefit’ to hospital patients with Covid-19

US President Donald Trump has been criticised after he said he had nothing to lose by taking hydroxychloroquine. Read full article: Hydroxychloroquine ‘offers no benefit’ t...→

4Louis charity given £75,000 cash boost to help families bereaved by Covid-19

4Louis charity given £75,000 cash boost to help families bereaved by Covid-19

BGL Group pledged the money as part of its £1.5m community campaign helping charities impacted by the coronavirus Read full article: 4Louis charity given £75,000 cash boost ...→

Sunderland Covid-19 memorial garden set up at Fans Museum for bereaved families

Sunderland Covid-19 memorial garden set up at Fans Museum for bereaved families

Sunderland’s Fans Museum has teamed up with Sunderland City Council and housing association Gentoo to give families a space to remember those who have died fro [...] Read full article: Sunderland Covid-19 memorial garden set ...→

One in 20 Covid patients in hospital have no symptoms - as new study to date finds vomiting and headaches also signs of infection

One in 20 Covid patients in hospital have no symptoms - as new study to date finds vomiting and headaches also signs of infection

NEARLY one in 20 patients treated in hospital for Covid had no symptoms of the disease and a quarter of all patients have no underlying health… Read full article: One in 20 Covid patients in hospital hav...→

Covid-19 is tearing vulnerable families apart

Covid-19 is tearing vulnerable families apart

We have seen infants taken immediately taken into care with no opportunities for contact visits or breastfeeding. Read full article: Covid-19 is tearing vulnerable families ...→

More than 200 NHS staff across Glasgow asked to take part in Covid-19 vaccine trial

More than 200 NHS staff across Glasgow asked to take part in Covid-19 vaccine trial

Frontline workers in Glasgow's health sector have been asked to take part in Oxford University's trials for a coronavirus vaccine. Read full article: More than 200 NHS staff across Glasgow a...→

Coronavirus in Ireland: Emergency hospital admissions halved amid outbreak

Coronavirus in Ireland: Emergency hospital admissions halved amid outbreak

The number of people attending hospital emergency departments almost halved amid the Covid-19 outbreak in Ireland, a new study has found.This was likely to be [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Ireland: Emergency hospit...→

Revealed: how many Covid and untested hospital patients sent to city care homes

Revealed: how many Covid and untested hospital patients sent to city care homes

A fierce debate is raging about whether infection was unwittingly taken into care homes in the first weeks of the pandemic - for the first time we can tell you [...] Read full article: Revealed: how many Covid and untested ho...→

Hospital delivers 100 babies from Covid-19 mums

Hospital delivers 100 babies from Covid-19 mums

A team of 65 doctors and two dozen nurses have treated mothers infected with coronavirus in India. Read full article: Hospital delivers 100 babies from Covid-...→

Global union backs players who refuse to return to pitch to protect their families from Covid-19

Global union backs players who refuse to return to pitch to protect their families from Covid-19

IT WOULD be “inhumane” for players like Watford forward Troy Deeney to face disciplinary action if they refuse to return to action during the pandemic in order [...] Read full article: Global union backs players who refuse to...→

Nicola Sturgeon accused of Covid-19 failures including keeping outbreak 'secret'

Nicola Sturgeon accused of Covid-19 failures including keeping outbreak 'secret'

NICOLA Sturgeon has been accused of multiple failures in tackling coronavirus, including keeping an early outbreak "secret" from the… Read full article: Nicola Sturgeon accused of Covid-19 fail...→