Covid-19 drives up hospital admissions for mental illness in Western Cape
The number of patients with mental health conditions discharged from acute hospitals was at a three-year high in August and September
Tamar KahnThe Western Cape’s top health official has sounded the alarm about rising rates of mental illness in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic, citing a steady increase in the number of people with acute psychotic and behavioural disorders arriving at hospital emergency centres in recent months.
“The entire mental healthcare system was under pressure before Covid-19. What you are seeing now is the impact of three waves [of infection] decreasing access to mental health services, and the rebound effect,” said Western Cape head of health Keith Cloete...
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Covid-19: 453 new cases, 50 deaths recorded in SA in 24 hoursThere were 453 new Covid-19 cases reported in the past 24 hours, the NICD said on Tuesday. It's very better i wish to see four new cases per week How many were fully vaccinated
Trolley wipes no longer wasted after Covid-19 pushed demand by 500%Huge quantities of discarded trolley wipes are being recycled into plastic crates.
Covid-19: 453 new cases, 50 deaths recorded in SA in 24 hoursThere were 453 new Covid-19 cases reported in the past 24 hours, the NICD said on Tuesday. This pic is incomplete. Very biased reporting used to coerce or manipulate. Where is the background in this picture!? What's the overall death toll in 24hrs? Good, unbiased & balanced reporting is what's lacking in S.A. journalism. The media is always used to push a narrative. Hello I come back Here we go again...Obviously we also have to sync our covid waves with the UK.
As is the case with Covid-19, breathing spreads TB and not coughing: studyResearchers believe the latest finding helps explain why overcrowded spaces, like prisons and informal settlements, often are breeding grounds for TB.
UCT adopts mandatory Covid-19 vaccination policy 'in principle'The contentious issue of mandatory vaccinations was discussed and approved during a council meeting held on Saturday. Remove 'in principle' I just wanna confirm something..