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A new persistent cough isn’t always COVID-19

Wednesday, February 17, 2021

Doctors in Sefton are concerned that people who develop a persistent cough automatically assume it is COVID-19 related and are not seeking advice from their GP, when in fact it could be a sign of lung cancer.

Dedicated testing for South African variant underway

Wednesday, February 3, 2021

A new, dedicated mobile test unit has opened in the PR9 area of Southport as part of national measures to identify and stamp out the South African variant of the COVID-19 virus.