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Coronavirus: Almost 20,000 died in care homes

Image copyright Getty Images Almost 30,000 additional people died in care homes in England and Wales during the coronavirus outbreak, Office for National Statistics figures show. The publication is the first to reveal the full toll of the epidemic in care homes, including residents who eventually died in hospital. Almost 20,000 deaths mentioned Covid-19 on…

Lockdown: Suicide fears soar in LGBT community

Image copyright Science Photo Library Image caption LGBT mental-health charities are reporting a big increase during lockdown in contact with people having suicidal thoughts There has been a significant rise during lockdown in the UK in the number of LGBT people seeking suicide-prevention support. Support group LGBT Hero reports 11,000 people have accessed its suicide-prevention…