Total 19 Posts
Nurses are uniquely at risk of COVID-19, and are affected by many of the health inequalities that the pandemic has exposed. But no one is listening to them.
The COVID-19 pandemic has disproportionately affected businesses owned by Black, Asian and minority ethnic people. Here is how we can help them bounce back.
Abnormal functioning of the immune system is what characterises severe COVID, and can be driven by diabetes, obesity, sex and age.
Age, obesity and being male all increase the risk of COVID, but being wealthy is a protective factor.
Learning about the Windrush generation in UK school remains an optional topic for 11 to 14-year-olds studying history. Critics have condemned Britain’s “historical amnesia”.
Moving primary care online and cancelling key services such as organ transplants is likely to have an outsized effect on BAME communities. COVID-19 could disproportionately affect BAME people’s health, even if they don’t catch the virus.
Paraphrasing a famous quote fit for the challenging times of the coronavirus global pandemic.