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  • Seven things to know about COVID 19 variants in Africa

    2021 1 22 New COVID 19 variants have emerged in Africa as the continent records a new peak in infections While virus mutations are not unusual those that are more infectious are worrisome Professor Francisca Mutapi Professor in Global Health Infection and Immunity University of Edinburgh explains the implications of SARS CoV 2 variants and what African countries can do to respond.

  • Spike in COVID 19 cases points to gaps in South Africa s

    2021 7 9 The numbers of COVID 19 cases and deaths in South Africa have increased exponentially over the past 12 months At the beginning of July 2020 the

  • HealthCare Africa Magazine South African health system

    2021 7 13 South African health system under siege following national unrest even as Covid 19 cases spike 13 July 2021 13 July 2021 Frank SOUTH AFRICAWidespread looting and violent protests in South Africa have hit health services hard halting ambulance services Covid 19 vaccinations as well as leading to closure of medical clinics.

  • Emergence and rapid spread of a new severe acute

    2020 12 21 16 Africa Health Research Institute Durban South Africa 17 School of Laboratory Medicine and Medical Sciences University of KwaZulu Natal Durban South Africa 18 Max Planck Institute for Infection Biology Berlin Germany 19 Division of Medical Virology at NHLS Groote Schuur Hospital University of Cape Town Cape Town South Africa 20 Centre for Infectious Disease Epidemiology and

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    Medical Conferences at Africa Health Online Bringing together influencers from all major medical disciplines under the theme of Sustainability in Healthcare .Africa Health will host CPD accredited conferences from 25 29 October 2021. The online edition offers you conferences including Lab Medicine Emergency Medical Services Healthcare Management Imaging Diagnostics Ethics

  • Detection of a SARS CoV 2 variant of concern in South Africa

    Continued uncontrolled transmission of SARS CoV 2 in many parts of the world is creating conditions for substantial evolutionary changes to the virus 1 2 Here we describe a newly arisen lineage of SARS CoV 2 designated 501Y.V2 also known as B.1.351 or 20H that is defined by eight mutat

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    2021 6 30 Trans Africa Medicals provides pharmaceuticals nutraceuticals medical products and services used daily by many leading healthcare professionals and organizations in South Africa We specialize in the distribution of 3 000 competitively priced pharmaceutical and medical

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  • Spike from Delta variant hits South Africa in the wake of

    2021 7 20 Spike from Delta variant hits South Africa in the wake of civil unrest As South Africa faces a third wave of COVID cases doctors and hospitals face a lack of supplies to treat the relentless virus.

  • Spike in COVID 19 cases points to gaps in South Africa s

    2021 7 9 Health Spike in COVID 19 cases points to gaps in South Africa s response July 9 2021 The numbers of COVID 19 cases and deaths in South Africa have elevated exponentially over the previous 12 months At the start of July 2020 the nation had 168 000 cases of COVID 19 and a couple of 844 deaths.

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    2021 6 30 Trans Africa Medicals provides pharmaceuticals nutraceuticals medical products and services used daily by many leading healthcare professionals and organizations in South Africa We specialize in the distribution of 3 000 competitively priced pharmaceutical and medical

  • Spike in COVID 19 cases points to gaps in South Africa s

    2021 7 9 The numbers of COVID 19 cases and deaths in South Africa have increased exponentially over the past 12 months At the beginning of July 2020 the country had 168 000 cases of COVID 19 and 2 844 deaths A year later at the start of July 2021 there were over two million confirmed cases and more than 61 000 deaths.These numbers are only a snapshot of the kind of pressure South Africa s

  • Mkhize Concerned About COVID 19 Death Spike in South Africa

    2020 10 9 The number of COVID 19 deaths in South Africa continues to climb after 160 more people succumbed to COVID 19 on Thursday Health Minister Dr Zweli Mkhize has expressed his concern about the noticeable spike in the number of deaths in recent weeks However according to the Minister the South African Medical Research Council SAMRC confirmed there

  • SA s COVID 19 roundupMedical BriefAfrica s Medical

    2020 4 29 A spike in COVID 19 infections in the Eastern Cape is part of changing patterns in the outbreak Health Minister Zweli Mkhize told a parliamentary committee. Some provinces or even localised districts may stay in tighter lockdowns than other parts of the country as South Africa embarks on a risk based approach to reopening the economy and allowing the limited movement of people.

  • HealthCare Africa Magazine South African health system

    2021 7 13 South African health system under siege following national unrest even as Covid 19 cases spike 13 July 2021 13 July 2021 Frank SOUTH AFRICAWidespread looting and violent protests in South Africa have hit health services hard halting ambulance services Covid 19 vaccinations as well as leading to closure of medical clinics.

  • South Africa s AIDS crisis risks being forgotten as

    2020 7 10 A volunteer directs two men towards a medical tent where they will be tested for COVID 19 as well as HIV and tuberculosis in downtown Johannesburg South Africa April 30 2020 /AP A report released Monday by the UN s AIDS agency told a different story however saying that the coronavirus pandemic risked setting back progress made in fighting

  • Rapid COVID 19 spike strains South Africa s health system

    2020 7 19 South Africa s has by far Africa s highest COVID 19 infection rate in Africa and is likely to pass the 400 000 mark this week while the health system in its Eastern Cape Provincehas collapsed

  • Healthcare in South Africa a guide for expats Expatica

    2021 6 11 South Africa s total healthcare spending in 2014 was 8.8 of GDP which amounts to R16 957 per capita Health insurance in South Africa Unless the NHI scheme gets underway there is no official public health insurance scheme in South Africa Residents and expats who want 100 of their healthcare costs covered can take out private health

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    2021 6 17 South African Health Minister Zweli Mkhize receives the Johnson and Johnson coronavirus disease COVID 19 vaccination at the Khayelitsha Hospital near Cape Town South Africa February 17

  • Emergence and rapid spread of a new severe acute

    2020 12 21 16 Africa Health Research Institute Durban South Africa 17 School of Laboratory Medicine and Medical Sciences University of KwaZulu Natal Durban South Africa 18 Max Planck Institute for Infection Biology Berlin Germany 19 Division of Medical Virology at NHLS Groote Schuur Hospital University of Cape Town Cape Town South Africa 20 Centre for Infectious Disease Epidemiology and

  • Mkhize Concerned About COVID 19 Death Spike in South Africa

    2020 10 9 The number of COVID 19 deaths in South Africa continues to climb after 160 more people succumbed to COVID 19 on Thursday Health Minister Dr Zweli Mkhize has expressed his concern about the noticeable spike in the number of deaths in recent weeks However according to the Minister the South African Medical Research Council SAMRC confirmed there

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  • New consortium working to boost vaccine production in

    2021 7 30 The Medicines Patent Pool MPP and the World Health Organization WHO Afrigen Biologics PTY Limited the Biologicals and Vaccines Institute of Southern Africa Biovac the South African Medical Research Council SAMRC and Africa Centres for Disease Control and Prevention Africa CDC have signed a letter of intent to address the global imbalance of manufacturing capacity

  • South Africa struggles with post holiday spike in COVID 19

    2021 1 11 South Africa struggles with post holiday spike in COVID 19 Authorities say it is already seeing a spike in new infections after people traveled to coastal areas where the variant is dominant.We expect that Gauteng is going to be hit very soon and very hard said Professor Willem Hanekom director of the Africa Health Research Institute.

  • HealthCare Africa Magazine South African health system

    2021 7 13 South African health system under siege following national unrest even as Covid 19 cases spike 13 July 2021 13 July 2021 Frank SOUTH AFRICAWidespread looting and violent protests in South Africa have hit health services hard halting ambulance services Covid 19 vaccinations as well as leading to closure of medical clinics.

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    2021 6 28 The South African Ministry of Health has confirmed more than 1 928 897 cases of COVID 19 within its borders The government of South Africa escalated the lockdown alert level for South Africa to level 4 on June 28 2021 The escalation of the lockdown maintains several COVID 19 preventative regulations including mandatory masks in public places

  • Emergence and rapid spread of a new severe acute

    2020 12 21 16 Africa Health Research Institute Durban South Africa 17 School of Laboratory Medicine and Medical Sciences University of KwaZulu Natal Durban South Africa 18 Max Planck Institute for Infection Biology Berlin Germany 19 Division of Medical Virology at NHLS Groote Schuur Hospital University of Cape Town Cape Town South Africa 20 Centre for Infectious Disease Epidemiology and

  • Covid 19 latest Medical scheme data shows death spike

    2021 7 1 Covid 19 latest Medical scheme data shows death spike TheSouthAfrican is all about South Africa and the stories that affect South Africans wherever they are in the world.

  • South Africa struggles with post holiday spike in COVID 19

    2021 1 11 South Africa struggles with post holiday spike in COVID 19 Authorities say it is already seeing a spike in new infections after people traveled to coastal areas where the variant is dominant.We expect that Gauteng is going to be hit very soon and very hard said Professor Willem Hanekom director of the Africa Health Research Institute.

  • New consortium working to boost vaccine production in

    2021 7 30 The Medicines Patent Pool MPP and the World Health Organization WHO Afrigen Biologics PTY Limited the Biologicals and Vaccines Institute of Southern Africa Biovac the South African Medical Research Council SAMRC and Africa Centres for Disease Control and Prevention Africa CDC have signed a letter of intent to address the global imbalance of manufacturing capacity

  • Spike in COVID 19 cases points to gaps in South Africa s

    2021 7 9 The numbers of COVID 19 cases and deaths in South Africa have increased exponentially over the past 12 months At the beginning of July 2020 the

  • Medical oxygen suppliers see spike in demandThe Mail

    2021 1 14 Medical oxygen suppliers see spike in demand Tshegofatso Mathe 14 Jan 2021 There is no shortage of Afrox supplied medical oxygen in South Africa Afrox has in excess of 1 250 tons of

  • Rapid COVID 19 spike strains South Africa s health system

    2020 7 19 South Africa s has by far Africa s highest COVID 19 infection rate in Africa and is likely to pass the 400 000 mark this week while the health system in its Eastern Cape Provincehas collapsed

  • South Africa s new Covid 19 variant overwhelms health

    2021 1 13 A health worker walks past tents erected for Covid 19 patients at the parking lot of the Steve Biko Academic Hospital in Pretoria South Africa Jan 11 2021 By Uwagbale Edward Ekpu

  • Spike in COVID 19 cases points to gaps in South Africa s

    2021 7 9 The numbers of COVID 19 cases and deaths in South Africa have increased exponentially over the past 12 months At the beginning of July 2020 the

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    South Africa is the primary business hub for the medical device industry in Sub Saharan Africa A substantial portion of medical device and lab equipment exports are sent to other parts of Africa with 12 African nations featuring in its top 20 export destinations last year Top Sub Saharan Destinations for Medical Devices from South Africa 2017

  • South Africa struggles with post holiday spike in COVID 19

    2021 1 11 JOHANNESBURG South Africa is struggling to cope with a spike in COVID 19 cases that has already overwhelmed some hospitals as people returning from widespread holiday travel along the coast spread the country s more infectious coronavirus variant. Of particular concern is Gauteng province the country s most populous which includes the cities of Johannesburg and Pretoria.

  • Concern over medical oxygen as govt starts plan to

    2020 7 14 South Africa s medical oxygen levels have raised some concern with Health Minister Zweli Mkhize saying the country does not right now have the same level of oxygen for medical usage .

  • Covid 19 spike Many private hospitals full patients sent

    2020 12 29 Mkhize has urged South Africans to wear masks As South Africa continues to report rising numbers of Covid 19 cases Health Minister Zweli Mkhize says many private hospitals are packed to capacity and patients are being transferred to public hospitals instead.