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Latest information on Coronavirus (Covid-19) from NHS

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Click on the links below or scroll down the page for the latest advice from NHS Scotland (includes BSL videos):

Hand washing

BSL video

Wash your hands more often for 20 seconds
Use soap and water or a hand sanitiser when you:

  • Get home or into work
  • Blow your nose, sneeze or cough
  • Eat or handle food

Find out more at

Hand washing poster

Household isolation

BSL video

Isolate your household
Stay at home

  • If you or anyone in your household has a high temperature or a new and continuous cough – even if it’s mild
  • Everyone in your household must stay at home for 14 days and keep away from others.
  • DO NOT go to your GP, hospital or pharmacy.
  • Only call NHS 24 (111) if you can’t get online or your symptoms worsen.

Find out more at

Household isolation poster