On Monday, the UK Government announced that from 1st August, those of us who have been shielding will be allowed to meet outside in groups and go back to work if their workplace is secure. It also means an end to statutory sick pay and the delivery of essential food[Read More…]
I will be interviewed live on Radio Norfolk tomorrow morning (24th June). Talking about shielding and the Government’s latest announcement on plans to start easing the restrictions on those deemed high risk. The interview is scheduled for 7:15am and you can listen live on the BBC Sounds app or via[Read More…]
Thursday 19th March, a day that will long live with me. I was walking my dog on a grey, chilly morning. Still carrying the limp on my right leg from the pain which had kept me off work the last four weeks; I received a phone call. It was my[Read More…]
In this article we discuss why are biologics and coronavirus (Covid-19) such a dangerous combination
A poem about being ‘shielded’ during the Covid-19 pandemic of 2020.
A poem from JoelvsArthritis about the current Covid-19 pandemic
As Britain adjusts to life in lockdown, an opportunity to empathise with the disabled presents itself
At least 12 weeks at home in isolation…
For my health, I’ll be taking a break from writing. Here’s why…
Using the term ‘underlying health condition’ as a reason for the general public not to worry, is insensitive to those of us who have good reason to worry.