How to protect yourself from the Coronavirus ?

Stay at home if you have either: A high temperature – this means you feel hot to touch on your chest or back (you do not need to measure your temperature) A new, continuous cough – this means coughing a lot for more than an hour, or 3 or more coughing episodes in 24 hours (if you usually have a cough, it may be worse than usual) Do not go to a GP surgery, pharmacy or hospital. Use the 111 online coronavirus service to find out what to do.

How long to stay at home ?
If you have symptoms of coronavirus, you'll need to stay at home for 7 days if you live with someone who has symptoms, you'll need to stay at ho...
Fri, 20 Mar, 2020 at 1:13 PM
How to avoid catching and spreading coronavirus (social distancing)
Everyone should do what they can to stop coronavirus spreading. It is particularly important for people who: are 70 or over have a long-term condi...
Fri, 20 Mar, 2020 at 1:18 PM
How coronavirus is spread
Because it's a new illness, we do not know exactly how coronavirus spreads from person to person. Similar viruses are spread in cough droplets. ...
Fri, 20 Mar, 2020 at 1:20 PM
Pregnancy advice
If you're pregnant and worried about coronavirus, you can get advice about coronavirus and pregnancy from the Royal College of Obstretricians and Gynae...
Fri, 20 Mar, 2020 at 1:22 PM
Travel advice
There are some countries and areas where there's a higher chance of coming into contact with someone with coronavirus. If you're planning to t...
Fri, 20 Mar, 2020 at 1:23 PM
Treatment for coronavirus
There is currently no specific treatment for coronavirus. Antibiotics do not help, as they do not work against viruses. Treatment aims to relieve th...
Fri, 20 Mar, 2020 at 1:24 PM