How dangerous are the new COVID variants?

How dangerous are the new COVID variants?

By Lucy van Dorp New variants of SARS-CoV-2, the virus which causes COVID-19, is thought to be driving increased transmission of the disease around the world. A new variant of SARS-CoV-2, the virus which causes COVID-19, is thought to be driving increased transmission...
What other diseases should we be watching out for?

What other diseases should we be watching out for?

By Denise Montgomery Immunisation expert Dr Nikki Turner says as we wait for a Covid-19 vaccine, there are other diseases to keep in mind. News that the Government has options to buy Covid-19 vaccines has raised hopes of a better 2021 than 2020. The agreement is to...
What is COVID-19 trying to tell us about our future?

What is COVID-19 trying to tell us about our future?

By John Feffer β€œCOVID-19’s message is clear: we need to move forward, quickly, into a very different future.” The coronavirus has not disappeared, as Donald Trump has promised. Nor has it been successfully contained, as Europe has discovered. A new global record for...