The gulf between vaccination rates in the world’s poorest and richest countries is widening and risks encouraging new and dangerous Covid variants, experts fear.
It came as no surprise to Dr Kareena McAloney when her research found that women have proved to be far more resilient than men during the long months of lockdown.
The gap between the number of health care and social care workers’ deaths linked to Covid and the number being investigated by the Lord Advocate is alarming and widening, according to campaigners.
Ventilation in Scotland’s classrooms must be improved to slow the spread of Covid, teachers warn.
Christmas shoppers were warned to start early yesterday as experts said shortages already hitting retailers will worsen in the weeks ahead.
From the DC Thomson Media Centre