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Covid-19: Busting the vaccine myths

Covid-19: Busting the vaccine myths

DR Jane Falconer is a Senior Lecturer in Immunology at the University of Sunderland. Today, as the Covid vaccine rolls out across the world, Dr Falconer dispels some of the ‘myths’ surrounding the vaccination process.   Myth #1: Covid vaccines are unsafe because they have been fast-tracked into production. Truth: Safe Covid […]

Do I stay or do I go? University students describe ‘stressful’ decisions to stay or return home for Christmas

Do I stay or do I go? University students describe ‘stressful’ decisions to stay or return home for Christmas

STUDENTS at the University of Sunderland have said that deciding whether or not to go home for Christmas during the pandemic has been ‘stressful’. The large student population are faced with the difficult decision of spending Christmas with family or staying put over the holidays, due to Covid restrictions. The […]