A coronavirus is a type of virus. Typical symptoms include fever, a cough that may progress to a severe pneumonia causing shortness of breath and breathing difficulties.
Generally, coronavirus can cause more severe symptoms in people with weakened immune systems, older people, and those with long term conditions like diabetes, cancer and chronic lung disease.
COVID-19 is a new strain of coronavirus first identified in Wuhan City, China. This is a rapidly changing situation which is being monitored carefully
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If you suspect you have come into contact with the coronavirus, please do not attend your GP, stay indoors and phone 111 for further advice.
Visit www.nhsinform.scot for useful information on the virus.
Text Message Appointment Reminders
We are now up and running with text message appointment confirmations and reminders. We may also use this service for health promotion and practice news including e.g. flu vaccination campaigns at appropriate times. Consent forms will be available from reception when you next attend the health centre or complete the online form on the text messaging page.
Please keep mobile numbers up to date with the practice.