Thailand News Today | Bangkok may ease restrictions, Phuket bar curfew, Vaccine roll out | Jan 12

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Covid: Children's mental health has not improved since lockdown – survey

“We cannot sit back and watch this unfold. Children need support as soon as a problem is identified, and not be left to suffer in silence on a waiting list for months on end, risking even more damage to their mental health,” said director of policy Imran Hussain. Source link

Face-to-face GP visits still near lockdown levels

Surgeries in England say remote consultations are the only option as they do not have enough staff. Source link

COVID-19: What are the current cases and deaths in the UK?

Sky’s Data and Economics Editor Ed Conway takes a look at the current number of COVID-19 cases and deaths in the UK. SUBSCRIBE to our YouTube channel … source

Coronavirus, teen trauma and mental health | COVID-19 Update

Teens are especially hard hit by the psychological toll the COVID crisis has taken. Instead of going to class and hanging out with friends, teenagers have been … source

Pressure on NSW health system to peak in October, concern over nation’s economy | 9 News Australia

Coronavirus-induced pressure on the NSW health system is expected to peak in October, but Premier Gladys Berejiklian is confident hospitals will cope after … source

Covid: No plans for October lockdown, says government

Officials deny a newspaper report saying new rules could come in around England’s half-term holiday. Source link

Smoking surge in young during Covid lockdown

The number of 18 to 34-year-olds smoking increased by a quarter in England during the first lockdown. Source link

The West End star who worked as carer during lockdown

As theatres reopen, actors like Stephen Beckett have been swapping their lockdown jobs for their place on the stage once more. His first thoughts when the lockdown first shut down his show were ‘I’m an actor, what can I do’. Then, he worked with a care agency, looking after elderly people. Beckett plays one of… Continue reading The West End star who worked as carer during lockdown

Lockdown screen time sees rise in short-sightedness

Optometrists across the country say they are diagnosing higher numbers of children with short-sightedness (myopia) since the start of the pandemic. They put this down to less time spent outside due to Covid restrictions, more time spent on screens, and a drop-off in numbers of eye tests carried out during the pandemic. The College of… Continue reading Lockdown screen time sees rise in short-sightedness