Archive for March, 2020

Cardiac Risk in the Young (CRY): preventing young sudden cardiac deaths through awareness, screening and research

Cardiac Risk in the Young (CRY) was first launched (by Alison Cox MBE, who remains involved in CRY’s bereavement support network) in May 1995. As such, the charity will be marking its 25th anniversary this year and looking back over …

Support for business and individuals to reduce the financial impact of the Coronavirus Pandemic

by Nick Antoniou, FCCA of NA Associates LLP, Chartered Certified Accountants

 

Introduction

It is hard to believe the Spring Budget was only 15 days ago and since then the world seems to have become a different place, as the …

Coronavirus tests could be available in days

Millions of new coronavirus testing kits could be ready to order on Amazon in days, rather than weeks or months, according to Public Health England.

Prime Minister Boris Johnson has previously spoken of a simple test for coronavirus as a …

Barnet continue to support the community through COVID-19 pandemic

The Hive Foundation continues to provide support and aid to the local community during the Covid-19 crisis.

We are currently working hard to meet the growing levels of need locally. We are continuing to provide staff support for our partner

Warning as fraudsters take advantage of coronavirus confusion

  • Residents warned of coronavirus related scam emails and texts

  • Fraudsters are posing as health organisations, UK government and Hertfordshire County Council

  • If you have been a victim of fraud or cybercrime report to actionfraud.police.uk

Hertfordshire Constabulary is warning residents to …

Man touches himself inappropriately in front of woman – London Piccadilly line Manor House to Bounds Green

Do you recognise this man?

Detectives investigating an indecent exposure on the Piccadilly Line are today releasing this image in connection.
On 11 October, a man sat opposite a woman on the train from Manor House.
While staring at her,

Eight more cononavirus cases announced on Wednesday in Cyprus

Eight more confirmed COVID-19 cases were announced on Wednesday, by Professor of Molecular Virology at the Department of Biological Sciences of the University of Cyprus, Leondios Kostrikis, bringing the total to 132 in the government-controlled areas of the island. The …

Call for blood donation in Cyprus

The Ministry of Health blood bank has called on the public to donate blood so that there will be an adequate quantity of blood products for the patients.

On March 24 blood donation was the lowest ever in Cyprus and …

Cyprus is evaluating choroquine as a drug which could be used against COVID-19

A consultative committee of experts at the Cyprus Ministry of Health is in the process of evaluating a medicine, specifically chloroquine, used against the coronavirus in China, which has had indications of being effective, the committee’s member and professor of …

Cyprus Institute of Neurology has carried out over 4000 coronavirus tests

The Cyprus Institute of Neurology and Genetics has carried out so far over 4000 coronavirus tests, its Chief Executive Medical Director Leonidas Phylactou has told the Cyprus News Agency (CNA), adding that samples are continuously arriving at the Institute for …