A Department of Health and Social Care spokesperson told Sky News: "We understand the pain and very real consequences of loved ones being separated, and we are doing everything we can to allow people to come together and help improve the wellbeing of residents. … [Read more...] about COVID-19: Sheffield City Council warns care home providers not to use government’s rapid tests over doubts about accuracy
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The JCVI said: “The prioritisation could change substantially if the first available vaccines were not considered suitable for, or effective in, older adults.” … [Read more...] about Coronavirus vaccine: When will it be approved in UK and who will get it first?
However, because the Pfizer/BioNtech vaccine has to be stored at -70C, has a shelf life of just five days and reportedly can't be moved more than four times before rendering it less effective, it is expected to be given to NHS workers first while plans for moving it into care homes are finalised. … [Read more...] about NHS hospitals ‘told to be ready to hand out coronavirus vaccine on Wednesday’
"As a result, I've been able to progress my career, working my way from being a carer to managing my own care home - Bupa's The Arkley in Barnet - in just six years. … [Read more...] about Millions of Brits fear they haven’t contributed to wider world with their career
Months in space will have weakened Peake’s muscles and bones and temporarily shrunk the size of his heart. Astronauts lose up to 1.5% of their bone mass for each month spent in space. The loss is greatest in the upper thighs and pelvis, and can increase the risk of injuries such as hip fractures. … [Read more...] about Tim Peake nursing ‘world’s worst hangover’ after six months in space