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Ask the scientists - Covid Q&A

In March 2021, we invited you to submit your questions about Covid-19 to local scientists from the Edinburgh Bioquarter.

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  1. Clan Thistle 2021

  2. Reopening of Thistle Gym 26 April

  3. Ask the scientists - Covid vaccines Q&A

  4. Thistle's rainbow of hope

  5. Jackie's story

  6. James' Tribute to Nik

  7. Wild swimming - a dip in the ocean

  8. A Day in the Life of Thistle

  9. Do you have questions about the coronavirus?

  10. Coping with Long Covid

  11. Do the Virtual Kiltwalk for Thistle!

  12. Thistle Submission to Independent Review of Adult Social Care

  13. A Peer Volunteer's Perspective

  14. January 2021 Referrer Update

  15. Letters from Castleview Primary

  16. Help us create stained glass windows for the Centre

  17. Join in with our Community12 Days of Christmas Video

  18. Reopening Information

  19. Football, Faith and Wellbeing

  20. Proceeds from new book donated to Thistle

  21. Centre reopening plans

  22. The Worst of Times, the Best of Times – part 2

  23. Midlothian Wellbeing Service - a practitioner's view

  24. Celebrating 5 Years of Midlothian Wellbeing

  25. The Worst of Times, the Best of Times – part 1

  26. Lee-ann's story

  27. Update on the Centre of Wellbeing

  28. The Gift

  29. Aye, right.

  30. Framework to support wellbeing

  31. Alex's story

  32. Take part in the virtual Kiltwalk for Thistle!

  33. Weans and Wolfensberger

  34. Fancy a spot of Chi?

  35. Everyone is 'in'.

  36. From Baking to Bermalobs

  37. Kirsty's Story

  38. Lenses

  39. Thistle offers support for people struggling after COVID-19 illness

  40. Nicola’s Lockdown Empathy Walk

  41. Stories from strange places

  42. Steve Coulson Sees Life Differently

  43. We're looking for a Volunteer Social Media Officer!

  44. Are you a young person living with a long term health condition?

  45. Big Plan goes virtual!

  46. 2.6 Challenge

  47. Connecting Lifestyle and Immunity

  48. Coronavirus Update

  49. My Life, My Choice - What a Night!

  50. My Life, My Choice Panellists

  51. Response to the Home Secretary's New Immigration Policy

  52. Dawn's Channel Swim

  53. What matters to you?

  54. Thistle's 75th!

  55. Thistle awarded £4,000 to train and support wellbeing volunteers

  56. Thistle hosts launch of Scottish Government's Keys to Life strategy

  57. Thistle's Big Conversation - February 2019

  58. Thistle's Big Conversation - January 2019

  59. Thistle's Big Conversation - October vlog

  60. Thistle's Big Conversation - vlog 3!

  61. Activate Course

  62. Summer Shindig

  63. Big Conversation vlog2

  64. Kieran's Big Plan

  65. Big Conversation vlog!

  66. Stop the Wait

  67. National Involvement Network

  68. Lloyds Volunteers give Thistle a refresh!

  69. Chi in the Park launch!

  70. It came without ribbons...

  71. No great mind has ever existed...

  72. The flower that blooms in adversity

  73. We are all different

  74. Gratitude

  75. Every day may not be good

  76. If we all do one random act of kindness daily

  77. Do not judge by appearances

  78. Not all of us can do great things

  79. It always seems impossible...

  80. It's easy to make a quick buck

  81. You're bonkers mad?

  82. Do you wish to move mountains?

  83. Thought for today

  84. Good thoughts

  85. Every accomplishment starts with the decision to try

  86. Words from Jo Cox

  87. Life isn't about waiting for the storm to pass...

  88. A Monday morning reminder

  89. Be the reason someone smiles today

  90. A thought for the day, from Christopher Robin to Winnie the Pooh

  91. A thought for the day, from Morrie Schwartz

  92. A thought for the day, from Mary Angelou

  93. Another triumph for Dawn as she's shortlisted for an award at the Alliance's Self Management Awards

  94. Douglas gets on the treadmill...and takes a huge step forward

  95. "I used to think I was fat and useless, with nothing to do..."

  96. Call me Dangerous Dave

  97. Are Citizens Risk Assessed?

  98. Full marks from the Care Inspectorate

  99. Happy Birthday to Changing Places

  100. What conditions do we need for health and wellbeing?

  101. "We need more leadership and less management" argues Phil Roycroft from our Leading Others course

  102. Maureen Child raises over £2,000 for Thistle

  103. The First Minister opens our new Centre of Wellbeing

  104. The Big Conversation - starting a conversation that matters

  105. Dawn thought her life was over. Turns out a new, exciting chapter was only just beginning

  106. We're moving!

  107. Thank you to the Fire Walkers

  108. 6 Things about InterAct that you might not know...

  109. "I've got MS, but it'll never have me"

  110. Ross' review of the Big Plan

  111. Meet our InterActive team...

  112. Why words matter

  113. "I would never have believed..."

  114. Is a butterfly a transformation or a better caterpillar?

  115. Changing the conversation

  116. Stop worrying about risk

  117. Ask the scientists - Covid Q&A

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