The current wave of Covid-19 fuelled by Omicron is seeing mainly mild cases in those who are vaccinated, but it shows “a very steep rise - steeper ...
SA thanked for transparency while international body urges nations to stop punishing good science by imposing bans
Travel ban also hampered research and lacked any logic, say experts
Data so far suggest transmissibility of Omicron is increased and is being driven by younger people, say experts
It could take between two and four weeks to nail down the facts about Omicron itself, but according to Prof Salim Abdool Karim, “current vaccines’ ...
The nearly 20m doses in SA's vaccine stockpile should be used to give booster jabs to high-risk groups, and at least 85% of those aged over 50 need ...
It may be more transmissible than Delta and it’s spreading fastest among under-25s, so now’s the time to get vaccinated
Experts from Wits have expressed hope and horror in equal measure
There’s likely to be an uptick in hospitalisations in two to three weeks, but that’s no reason to panic: health minister
Amnesty International’s letter-writing campaign turns 20 this year, and three cases from Africa are in the spotlight