At risk groups

Advice from NHS Inform

“People who are at increased risk of severe illness from coronavirus (COVID-19) should strictly follow social distancing measures.

This group includes people who are:

  • aged 70 or older (regardless of medical conditions)
  • under 70 with an underlying health condition, including anyone given the flu vaccination each year on medical grounds”

To help those with long term conditions self-manage their care during the COVID19 pandemic, we have identified a number of useful websites:

For all of the conditions listed below, NHS Inform has information and advice:

https://www.nhsinform.scot/