‘Vaccines don’t kill’: Church leader gets jab to reassure churchgoers

‘Vaccines don’t kill’: Church leader gets jab to reassure churchgoers

Phase two of the COVID-19 vaccination drive began yesterday with some church leaders ‘showing the way’ to reassure congregants who may be hesitant about being vaccinated.

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International Nurses Day: Working during COVID-19 is ‘emotional, scary and challenging’

International Nurses Day: Working during COVID-19 is ‘emotional, scary and challenging’

On International Nurses Day, Health-e News spoke to three local nurses, about their experiences and the challenges of nursing during the pandemic and surviving COVID-19.

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‘Inside we stayed for months and days’- the COVID-19 pandemic through the eyes of a child

‘Inside we stayed for months and days’- the COVID-19 pandemic through the eyes of a child

The global pandemic brought distress for everyone around the world, yet children were overlooked. Now, a young South African author has published a book, penning the COVID-19 pandemic from a child’s perspective.

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‘What if I infect my baby with the COVID-19 when I breastfeed him?’- mothers share their fears

‘What if I infect my baby with the COVID-19 when I breastfeed him?’- mothers share their fears

Although the immune systems of children and infants are resilient against contracting the coronavirus, moms who are exposed to the virus on a daily basis fear transmitting it to their new-born babies through breastfeeding.

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