Pregnant and in Social Isolation

Given the global pandemic and wide circulation of misinformation, experts will be joining the Inside the Petri Dish team (virtually – for socially distancing) to get to grips with COVID19.

Yesterday, Boris Johnson announced the UK is on lockdown. This can be a scary thought for pregnant people or those with newborns. Tay speaks to Dr Sofia Komninou, a lecturer in Public Health, Policy and Social Sciences from Swansea University, to hear about the current guidelines for those in social isolation and lockdown with a young family or who are expecting a baby.

Working on a Coronavirus Ward | Dr Harry Ferguson

Given the global pandemic and wide circulation of misinformation, experts will be joining the Inside the Petri Dish team (virtually – for socially distancing) to get to grips with COVID19.

Alice speaks to a close friend, Dr Harry Ferguson, who is staffing a coronavirus ward in Wales, about what symptoms we should look out for, what it’s like to work in the unit as well as what we should be doing to protect the vulnerable people in our society.