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Ask the scientists - Covid vaccines Q&A

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

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  1. Thistle's rainbow of hope

  2. Jackie's story

  3. James' Tribute to Nik

  4. Wild swimming - a dip in the ocean

  5. A Day in the Life of Thistle

  6. Do you have questions about the coronavirus?

  7. Coping with Long Covid

  8. Do the Virtual Kiltwalk for Thistle!

  9. Thistle Submission to Independent Review of Adult Social Care

  10. A Peer Volunteer's Perspective

  11. January 2021 Referrer Update

  12. Letters from Castleview Primary

  13. Help us create stained glass windows for the Centre

  14. Join in with our Community12 Days of Christmas Video

  15. Reopening Information

  16. Football, Faith and Wellbeing

  17. Proceeds from new book donated to Thistle

  18. Centre reopening plans

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

  20. Midlothian Wellbeing Service - a practitioner's view

  21. Celebrating 5 Years of Midlothian Wellbeing

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

  23. Lee-ann's story

  24. Update on the Centre of Wellbeing

  25. The Gift

  26. Aye, right.

  27. Framework to support wellbeing

  28. Alex's story

  29. Take part in the virtual Kiltwalk for Thistle!

  30. Weans and Wolfensberger

  31. Fancy a spot of Chi?

  32. Everyone is 'in'.

  33. From Baking to Bermalobs

  34. Kirsty's Story

  35. Lenses

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

  37. Nicola’s Lockdown Empathy Walk

  38. Stories from strange places

  39. Steve Coulson Sees Life Differently

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

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

  42. Big Plan goes virtual!

  43. 2.6 Challenge

  44. Connecting Lifestyle and Immunity

  45. Coronavirus Update

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

  47. My Life, My Choice Panellists

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

  49. Dawn's Channel Swim

  50. What matters to you?

  51. Thistle's 75th!

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

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

  54. Thistle's Big Conversation - February 2019

  55. Thistle's Big Conversation - January 2019

  56. Thistle's Big Conversation - October vlog

  57. Thistle's Big Conversation - vlog 3!

  58. Activate Course

  59. Summer Shindig

  60. Big Conversation vlog2

  61. Kieran's Big Plan

  62. Big Conversation vlog!

  63. Stop the Wait

  64. National Involvement Network

  65. Lloyds Volunteers give Thistle a refresh!

  66. Chi in the Park launch!

  67. It came without ribbons...

  68. No great mind has ever existed...

  69. The flower that blooms in adversity

  70. We are all different

  71. Gratitude

  72. Every day may not be good

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

  74. Do not judge by appearances

  75. Not all of us can do great things

  76. It always seems impossible...

  77. It's easy to make a quick buck

  78. You're bonkers mad?

  79. Do you wish to move mountains?

  80. Thought for today

  81. Good thoughts

  82. Every accomplishment starts with the decision to try

  83. Words from Jo Cox

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

  85. A Monday morning reminder

  86. Be the reason someone smiles today

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

  88. A thought for the day, from Morrie Schwartz

  89. A thought for the day, from Mary Angelou

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

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

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

  93. Call me Dangerous Dave

  94. Are Citizens Risk Assessed?

  95. Full marks from the Care Inspectorate

  96. Happy Birthday to Changing Places

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

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

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

  100. The First Minister opens our new Centre of Wellbeing

  101. The Big Conversation - starting a conversation that matters

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

  103. We're moving!

  104. Thank you to the Fire Walkers

  105. 6 Things about InterAct that you might not know...

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

  107. Ross' review of the Big Plan

  108. Meet our InterActive team...

  109. Why words matter

  110. "I would never have believed..."

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

  112. Changing the conversation

  113. Stop worrying about risk

  114. Ask the scientists - Covid vaccines Q&A

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