“The Coronavirus Can Be Airborne Indoors, W.H.O. Says”

“The Coronavirus Can Be Airborne Indoors, W.H.O. Says” Airborne – “The agency also explained more directly that people without symptoms may spread the virus. The acknowledgements should have come sooner, some experts said…” “….The W.H.O. had maintained that Airborne spread is only a concern when health care workers are engaged in certain medical procedures that…

Am I At Risk of Contracting a Virus?

This is a question that most of us are probably asking ourselves considering the news surrounding the coronavirus, and rightly so! 05 March 2020 marked the first confirmed case of coronavirus in South Africa – what a scary thought! Over and above epidemic outbreaks, we must not underestimate the power of the common flu as…

TB IN SA: ARE YOU PROTECTED?

TB IN SA: ARE YOU PROTECTED? Despite international attention to the importance of strengthening the global healthcare workforce, TB transmission in healthcare settings remains a serious concern. Evidence indicates that healthcare workers (HCW’s) are at increased risk of acquiring Tuberculosis in settings where there are systematically exposed to both undiagnosed and diagnosed TB patients…….READ MORE The ULILOG…