LONG COVID: THE LONG-TERM HEALTH IMPACTS OF COVID-19
A major £8.4 million research study funded by the NIHR and UK Research and Innovation has been launched to investigate the long-term health impacts that COVID-19 is likely to have on the UK
Whilst the coronavirus pandemic has, and continues to, rock the nation – there are some small wins that have made us smile over the past few months. Wearing a face covering when leaving the house does come with its benefits, and we’re not just talking about protecting against COVID-19.
In accordance with government advice, millions of people globally have started to wear face masks and face coverings as a preventative measure against COVID-19. Although this does contribute to slowing down the spread of the virus, the exponential use of disposable masks is having a profound effect on the environment that seems to have been overlooked.