A loss or change to sense of smell or taste and in severe cases shortness of breath
Additional symptoms of the newer variations of COVID-19, or in those who have been vaccinated also include: Headache, sneezing, runny nose, sore throat
If you have chest pain, significant bleeding or you need immediate medical attention call 999 If you have a temperature, or shivering flu-like symptoms or Covid like symptoms while you are on treatment for cancer contact your local cancer unit helpline
To download the document of COVID-19: advice for people with cancer in Northern Ireland, CLICK HERE
We have no concerns about people who are receiving chemotherapy, immunotherapy, targeted therapy or radiotherapy having their COVID-19 vaccination
After having the vaccine, it is important to carry on taking appropriate measures to reduce your risk of infection
Any household contacts/children of CEV people aged 12 to 15 years are eligible to receive the COVID-19 vaccination.
COVID- 19 vaccination 3rd dose: An extra (3rd) dose will be offered to those most vulnerable during September 2021 to maintain protection given by the first and second doses. Your GP or hospital will write to you with further details