Track and Trace and The Science behind Social Distancing

Track and Trace and The Science behind Social Distancing

Track and Trace and The Science behind Social Distancing     In the UK, COVID-19 lockdown measures are beginning to ease, aiming to bring back some normality to daily life and give the economy a chance to recover. However, it is imperative that this is done...
Potential treatment for Covid19 – how close are we?

Potential treatment for Covid19 – how close are we?

  Currently there are no proven treatments for coronavirus. However, there is a huge amount of research going into finding a treatment for this disease. For mild disease, the aim is to relieve symptoms whilst your body fights the illness. This includes staying at...
How to Prevent Poisoning at Home

How to Prevent Poisoning at Home

How to Prevent Poisoning at Home   With the lock-down situation, we are more aware than ever, about the importance of hygiene and cleanliness to prevent the spread of coronavirus. We are spending much more time in our homes, there is potential for serious DIY,...
Treating Minor Injuries at Home during COVID-19

Treating Minor Injuries at Home during COVID-19

Treating Minor Injuries at Home during COVID-19     The NHS frontline staff are working incredibly hard to deal with the covid-19 pandemic. With the NHS currently under strain, doing all you can to relieve them of pressure will help save lives. In the...
First Aid for Falls and how to get up after a fall

First Aid for Falls and how to get up after a fall

First Aid for Falls Falls are one of the most common causes for people needing to be admitted to hospital. They can result in major injury and have a dramatic impact on someone’s confidence and future mobility. It’s a shocking statistic, but each year over 4,500...
New First Aid advice from EYFS and HSE during Covid19

New First Aid advice from EYFS and HSE during Covid19

New First Aid advice from EYFS and HSE during Covid19. First Aid for Life and Onlinefirstaid.com can help with all your first aid training at this difficult time. First Aid for life is a fully regulated first aid training provider. Approved through Qualsafe Awards to...
How to look after pets during the Covid-19 lockdown

How to look after pets during the Covid-19 lockdown

  The covid-19 can spread easily from person to person. A necessary measure for most places is to lockdown areas to enforce social distancing. This includes only going out for groceries, picking up medicines, or carrying out exercise. Self-isolation raises many...
How long does Coronavirus survive on different surfaces?

How long does Coronavirus survive on different surfaces?

How long does Coronavirus survive on different surfaces?     What is Covid-19?   Covid-19 is a highly infectious disease. For many people, the symptoms are mild, and you can recover without needing special treatment. However, around 1 in 6 people with...
Coronavirus – 11 common myths dispelled

Coronavirus – 11 common myths dispelled

Coronavirus – 11 common myths dispelled       The coronavirus is populating the news more than ever before as the number of confirmed cases continues to rise to unprecedented levels. When the World Health Organisation named the coronavirus a pandemic,...
Coronavirus: Everything You Should Know about Medical Masks

Coronavirus: Everything You Should Know about Medical Masks

We all know that COVID-19 is a highly infectious virus. There are different ways to catch it. One of these is to breathe in droplets from a sick person who coughs or exhales them. Therefore, many people wonder whether it is safer to wear a medical mask when they go...