Scotland

Suicide Prevention is Everyone’s Business

Suicide Prevention is Everyone’s Business

On World Suicide Prevention Day, Dr Christine Goodall, OBE, founding member of Medics Against Violence (MAV), reflects on the causes and impact of suicide, and how we can provide better support to those who need it most.

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Scotland’s First Minister announces relaxation of COVID-19 restrictions

Scotland’s First Minister announces relaxation of COVID-19 restrictions

Scotland’s First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has announced that the country will move out of the Levels Systems on 9 August as cases of Covid-19 continue to drop.

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Update on COVID-19 self-isolation rules

Update on COVID-19 self-isolation rules

There has been an update on the UK regulations for self-isolation exemptions for those who have been in contact with someone who has COVID-19. This information is correct at the time of posting but may be subject to review

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Gradual approach to easing restrictions welcomed

Gradual approach to easing restrictions welcomed

Following the Scottish First Minister’s announcement today regarding further easing of restrictions in Scotland, President of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow, Professor Jackie Taylor, has welcomed the recognition of a need for a gradual approach that minimises the impact on NHS recovery.

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