Tag Archives: safe

Booksy Calls Time On Gyms – A look at how gyms can use scheduling to keep their premises safe as restrictions lift

As the 19th of July – Freedom Day in the UK – signals a return to life as we once knew it, a lot of venues are remaining understandably cautious.  Gyms and leisure centre owners are taking particular care to keep customers and staff safe – and to prevent closures due to employees having to… Read More »

Telemedicine in abortion care: safe, effective, preferred

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the National Health Service (NHS) in Scotland began providing telemedicine services for medical abortion. In this interview, we spoke to Dr John Reynolds-Wright of the Medical Research Council Centre for Reproductive Health at the University of Edinburgh, who worked with a team to assess outcomes and acceptability for people… Read More »

Cannabis Use is Legal in Many States, But That Doesn’t Mean It’s Safe to Use During Pregnancy

In a recent study, Shi and colleagues look at pregnancy outcomes in women with heavy cannabis use.  In this population-based, retrospective cohort study, researchers analyzed data from a total of 4.83 million mothers in California who delivered a live singleton birth between 2001 and 2012 and their infants.  Information was obtained from mother–infant linked hospital… Read More »

Mixing COVID vaccines is safe, despite more mild-moderate symptoms, study suggests

Breadcrumb Trail Links News Health Canada The mix-and-match trial led by University of Oxford researchers is being watched by health authorities the world over, including Canada Author of the article: Sharon Kirkey Publishing date: May 12, 2021  •  9 hours ago  •  4 minute read  •  54 Comments Vials of AstraZeneca and Pfizer vaccines. Photo by… Read More »