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Good for You: Climate change is a real risk to our mental health

Good for You: Climate change is a real risk to our mental health

Good for You: Climate change is a real risk to our mental health

AS we all tentatively move towards an easing of the lockdown many of us have an eye on the future, writes Dr Nick Barnes.


Covid total increases by five

Covid total increases by five

Covid total increases by five

FIVE more people have tested positive for the coronavirus across the NHS Highland area.


Inverness medical practice warns of potential appointment difficulties due to GP shortage

Inverness medical practice warns of potential appointment difficulties due to GP shortage

Inverness medical practice warns of potential appointment difficulties due to GP shortage

An Inverness medical practice has warned patients they may face difficulties getting an appointment due to a shortage of GPs.


Where to get help in a crisis – new service launched during Mental Health Awareness week

Where to get help in a crisis – new service launched during Mental Health Awareness week

Where to get help in a crisis – new service launched during Mental Health Awareness week

A new service directing individuals and communities to trusted mental health support has been launched during Mental Health Awareness Week.


Breaking News: First Minister announces a major lifting of Covid restrictions

Breaking News: First Minister announces a major lifting of Covid restrictions

Breaking News: First Minister announces a major lifting of Covid restrictions

Pubs and restaurants can serve alcohol inside, people can meet indoors and some social distancing will be suspended


Mobile Covid testing unit to be set up in Grantown

Mobile Covid testing unit to be set up in Grantown

Mobile Covid testing unit to be set up in Grantown

Asymptomatic testing – for those without Covid symptoms – is being made available in Grantown-on-Spey due to unusual virus strains circulating.


Sensory aids set to help dementia patients in Fort Augustus

Sensory aids set to help dementia patients in Fort Augustus

Sensory aids set to help dementia patients in Fort Augustus

The Rev Anthony Jones, parish minister for Fort Augustus and Glengarry churches, handed over the knitted sensory aids to the Telford Centre.


Health bosses urge residents in the Highlands to remain vigilant as coronavirus cases remain low

Health bosses urge residents in the Highlands to remain vigilant as coronavirus cases remain low

Health bosses urge residents in the Highlands to remain vigilant as coronavirus cases remain low

People in the Highlands are being urged not to be complacent as efforts continue to bring a coronavirus outbreak in neighbouring Moray under control.


NHS Highland records four new positive tests for Covid-19

NHS Highland records four new positive tests for Covid-19

NHS Highland records four new positive tests for Covid-19

ANOTHER four Covid-19 infections have been detected across the NHS Highland area.


Ask the Doc: ‘I’ve hurt myself gardening’

Ask the Doc: ‘I’ve hurt myself gardening’

Ask the Doc: ‘I’ve hurt myself gardening’

TREATMENT for a gardening injury is one of the health questions answered by Dr Laura Ryan in our latest edition of Ask the Doc.


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