In the week ending 30 October 2022, there were on average 819 patients in hospital with COVID-19, a 6.3% decrease from the previous week ending 23 October 2022 (874)
The cumulative total of Covid cases in Orkney is now at 365 as 7 new positive test results were recorded in the Health Board area.
Last night we met up with Richard Kerswell who is sailing solo around the UK raising money for Covid Vaccinations.
For those aged 18 – 29 in Orkney 84.4% have had 1st dose, 35.3% have had the 2nd dose.
Only 28.1% of those aged 18 -25 in Orkney have had both doses pf the vaccine
“IF YOU FEEL UNWELL – TAKE A TEST!!!”
“We all have Schrodinger’s Virus now.”
“One parent described the family as living in one room” : Shocking Report on Housing & Heating in Orkney
“Families, and others, are living in these situations daily, and there is a proven impact on both mental and physical wellbeing.”
A University of Birmingham-led study funded by the UK Coronavirus Immunology Consortium has found that many patients with COVID-19 produce immune responses against their body’s own tissues or organs.
“May the Twenty-eighth……………Art works….or Otter snacks? “