Coronavirus COVID-19

What is Coronavirus, COVID-19? Coronavirus, COVID-19 was first recognised in China in December 2019.  It is a virus which is part of a family of viruses which can cause mild illness such as the common cold to more severe illness such as SARS  Travellers going to an area where Coronavirus, COVID-19 has been reported should […]

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Tularaemia Disease (Tularemia)

What is Tularaemia Disease? Tularaemia (Tularemia) is an infectious disease.  Humans can become infected following a bite from an infected tick or animal contact.  The bacteria enters the body through an area of broken skin however, it can also be breathed  in through the nose or mouth. The symptoms include a high fever, generalised aching and swollen glands. […]

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