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There is currently an outbreak of Ebola in the Democratic Republic of Congo. Cases have also been identified across the border in Uganda. If travelling to the area, you must first contact the High Risk Team before you go. Our advice to travelers may change as the situation develops. . Please see our main page on Ebola for further details.
It’s National Mental Health Awareness Week (14 to 20 May 2018) and this year’s theme is how to tackle stress and help improve mental health.
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