UK school closures: when will they close in England, Wales and Scotland

UK school closures: when will they close in England, Wales and Scotland

Boris Johnson has announced plans to close all schools in the UK to halt the spread of the coronavirus. Schools will be shut until further notice for all pupils except children of key workers and the most vulnerable. Here is everything we know about the shut-down. When will schools close? Schools, sixth-forms and colleges across […]
Schools closed and London facing lockdown as coronavirus cases surge

Schools closed and London facing lockdown as coronavirus cases surge

Boris Johnson has been forced to close schools and draw up plans to lock down London after a sudden surge in coronavirus infections. The Prime Minister announced that A-level and GCSE exams this summer have been cancelled as schools prepare to shut their doors...
Should I take ibuprofen if I have symptoms?

Should I take ibuprofen if I have symptoms?

Earlier this week the French health minister, Olivier Veran, a neurologist, said that taking anti-inflammatory drugs such as ibuprofen “could be a factor in aggravating the [coronavirus] infection”.  “In cases of fever, take paracetamol. If you are already taking...