Tag Archives: People

At-home ‘spit test’ trial to test 14,000 people in UK

A group of 14,000 essential workers and their families will trial a new coronavirus “spit test” in southeast England, reports say, in the hopes of greater efficiency and comfort than the current nasal swab test. Southampton University staff running the trial will test participants weekly, The Guardian reported. After “spitting in a pot,” tests are sent off or… Read More »

Coronavirus lockdown to be eased for 2.2million vulnerable people shielding since March

Two million people are freed from lockdown: Vulnerable Brits who’ve been shielding since March are told it is safe – but public is warned not to ‘tear the pants’ out of liberty as crowds flock to beaches in hot weather People who have been shielding will be allowed to see one person from outside their… Read More »