Delivering facts: scientists start to birth answers to Covid during pregnancy

Mother-to-child transmission and vaccine safety are among the topics experts are trying to unravel

11 March 2021 - 20:11 By tanya farber

When not enough data or research is available, the void is filled with anecdotal evidence. This was the situation in May last year when the story broke of a newborn baby that had died in SA from Covid-19.

It shocked the country, especially as we were rushing headlong into the peak of the first wave...

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