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# Isolation

All time
Leading charity needs to double volunteer base due to 'endemic' loneliness among older people
Biden out of isolation after testing negative for Covid-19
People with Covid symptoms must self-isolate but most don’t need a test, interim CMO explains
UK cuts Covid isolation period to 7 days as Johnson says no more restrictions before Christmas
Opinion: 'Covid left many feeling disregarded by society because they don’t live in a family unit'
Yvonne Barnes-Holmes
Putin says dozens of inner circle infected with coronavirus
Some prisoners had no access to a shower for 14 days while quarantining
Chelsea training disrupted as some players face 14-day quarantine after holidays
'A very real danger': Just 4,000 calls made to 60,000 Dublin Airport arrivals in first two weeks of July
Tips on handling the Covid-19 isolation from a solo sailor
Pete Hogan
Nearly 50% of people don't know they need to isolate with less common Covid-19 symptoms
Officials looking at 'creative' ways they could allow nursing home visits again
A friend recommends: Dundalk's Brian Gartland on 'City of God' and his local hero's autobiography
A friend recommends: Cork's Saoirse Noonan on 'Cheer' and 'The Power of Vulnerability'
A friend recommends: Meath's Mickey Burke on Narcos, nutrition and Niall Quinn's book
Love in the time of coronavirus: Texting all day? Going out for dinner on Zoom?
From coffee ads to Michael Collins - delve into the IFI archive while in isolation
Simon Coveney: There is little certainty 'beyond Friday' about where planes will be flying to
'There's literally police patrolling the streets... Rugby is irrelevant at this point'
Four tourists test positive for Covid-19 at quarantined Tenerife hotel
Coronavirus: Around 12,000 cases of infection as death toll rises to 259
"Loneliness can take 4 to 5 years off you": how an arts-based service for older people in Wexford is looking to fight social isolation
'At a time such as Storm Emma we can feel the emptiness of endless time without boundaries'
Stephanie Regan
Chelsea's longest-serving player wants to leave - having never played a competitive game for them
The amazing story of how a little girl from Dublin finally met Katie Taylor five years after seeing her in hospital
A newborn baby pushes a tiny, fascinating Scottish island's population to 105 (we think)
Poland at risk of isolation in the EU as it opts to become 'complete outsider'
Norwegian mass murderer makes Nazi salute as court reviews 'inhumane' prison regime
'I'd love more people to come out to me because I'm not getting out as much as I used to'
Police investigate after man "held in isolation" at parents home for 30 years
Teenage boy held in 'lock-up for 24 hours without even a shirt on his back'
'I don’t feel safe in my home after it was burgled and fear constantly hangs over me'
Pat Kelly
The British nurse who fought off Ebola last year is now 'critically ill' again
Guess what? It’s OK to be single, feel sad or have a few pounds to lose
Kate O'Shaughnessy
Column: Too much “stuff” – what causes hoarding?
Olivia Gordon
Scottish Ebola patient "doing as well as can be expected"
"It's not science-based" - Nurse who treated Ebola patients refuses to be quarantined
Opinion: You’re never too old to talk – so don't overlook older people's mental health
Shane Kelly
Opinion: These are places men can come together to find purpose and friendship
John Evoy
"My nieces and nephews are demanding their inheritance now"