CORONA VIRUS

Waverley Medical Centre

For more current information especially regarding the COVID-19 vaccines please see our blog page

Please help us to keep the frail and vulnerable healthy by practicing social distancing especially when going to the store for groceries .

Please see the links below for helpful information regarding the Corona Virus (COVID-19)

https://sacoronavirus.co.za/

https://datastudio.google.com/reporting/15817068-62f2-4101-8e0f-385e2ddd9326/page/wI9JB

Clinical presentation of suspected cases
Patients with COVID-19 can have any of the following symptoms

  • Cough (mostly dry) – common
  • Fever – common
  • Body aches/pains – common
  • Tiredness
  • Diarrhoea
  • Headache
  • Sore throat

General information:

Why is social distancing important? https://www.flattenthecurve.com/

coronavirus: general information

https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html

Statistics: https://www.worldometers.info/coronavirus/

Schools

A very informative talk by the experts

https://youtu.be/M0zVxlOG-y8

Pediatric association of South Africa – a statement on the re-opening of schools

Daily Maverick Summary

Children and breastfeeding

https://www.llli.org/coronavirus/

https://theconversation.com/worried-about-your-child-getting-coronavirus-heres-what-you-need-to-know-131909

Research:

Peadiatric recommendations

Risk risk population group according to the CDC

CDC high risk population