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Long COVID

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In most cases, COVID-19 is a relatively short-lived illness. In mild cases, people tend to recover within a couple of weeks, while more severe cases may take much longer. In…

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Money Worries and Financial Wellbeing Podcast

0 min read

Kevin Duffy, Scotland Partnership Manager with the Money and Pensions Service (MAPS), will introduce you to MAPS and some of its products and toolkits you can use to gain control…

Home & family

Tips for working from home

1 min read

Get dressed so it feels like you’re going to work.   Take regular breaks, at least every couple of hours.   Eat well and keep energised throughout the day, without…

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Tips for managing alcohol

2 min read

Try keeping track of how many units you’re drinking  NHS Inform have a handy unit calculator which you can find here or search for ‘How does my drinking add up’…

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David, Addictions Doctor

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David McCartney, an addictions doctor, gives advice to those who may be dealing with alcohol addiction.

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Is there guidance for staff from Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic backgrounds?

1 min read

You may be aware of evidence that suggests people from Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) backgrounds are disproportionately affected by COVID-19.   If you’re from a BAME background and are feeling anxious,…

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What if I’m worried about my own health or my family’s health?

2 min read

For many of us, the biggest worry is that we’ll get the virus ourselves or pass it on to our loved ones.  We all know that despite taking every possible…

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What can I do if I don’t feel safe at home?

2 min read

If you or someone you know are experiencing domestic abuse or other forms of violence and control at home, support and services are available.   Now more than ever, it’s important for you…

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Where can I get help with money worries?

3 min read

For a lot of people, money is tight just now. With the prices of even the most basic essentials going up, it may be becoming increasingly difficult to make your…

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