New Covid-19 tracing app could prevent second surge and save lives

New Covid-19 tracing app could prevent second surge and save lives

South Africans are urged to download the newly developed Covid Alert SA app to strengthen the country’s contact tracing efforts. Experts say user privacy will be protected.

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Latest research suggests a higher Covid-19 death toll than officially recorded

Latest research suggests a higher Covid-19 death toll than officially recorded

Almost 60 percent more people have died in recent weeks from natural causes suggesting that the Covid-19 death toll is higher than officially recorded.  This is according to the latest data released by the SA Medical Research Council.

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‘Promising’ preliminary Covid-19 vaccine trial results

‘Promising’ preliminary Covid-19 vaccine trial results

Scientists have been working furiously to find a vaccine against Covid-19, and initial findings show positive results from the United Kingdom trial where the vaccine was tested on 1 077 healthy adults.

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