Strokes: what you need to know and what you may not expect

The NHS defines a stroke as “a serious life-threatening medical condition that happens when the blood supply to part of the brain is cut off.” Strokes can impact speech, vision, your brain, and your ability to move. Those that have had one however, often define it as one of the worst things that could’ve happened to them. The main ways you can identify the signs of someone … Continue reading Strokes: what you need to know and what you may not expect

Back To School Tips And Tricks On How To Make The Most Of Another Covid-Era School Year

As a new school year approaches students will have mixed feelings about returning to the classroom during the pandemic. However, education can still be fun and enjoyable even during these times, school is whatever you make of it! Also remember that you should not feel pressured to do activities and put yourself into situations where you feel uncomfortable no matter what the reason is. Your … Continue reading Back To School Tips And Tricks On How To Make The Most Of Another Covid-Era School Year

16-17 Year Olds In Scotland Set To Receive Covid Jab

From the 6th of August all 16 and 17 year-olds can register for their first COVID jag. If young people don’t sign up to have their vaccine they will be sent an invitation through the post. Those living in the Western Isles, Orkney and Shetland will be contacted via their local health board. Youngsters can also make use of drop in clinics to receive their … Continue reading 16-17 Year Olds In Scotland Set To Receive Covid Jab

Nicola Sturgeon Announces Scotland’s New Covid Rules

Majority of Scotland’s Covid-19 rules are set to be scrapped from Monday the 9th of August. Pubs and venues are allowed to let in more customers and social distancing is no longer required in most settings. Sports stadia can also open at a full capacity but will need council’s permission to host more than 5,000 visitors . Changes were also announced to self isolation rules. … Continue reading Nicola Sturgeon Announces Scotland’s New Covid Rules