As Covid-19 is a novel virus that has never occurred before it was not know whether people who were currently battling HIV and TB would have a worse outcome than average if they became infected with this Coronavirus. Now research has been published by the Abdool-Karim professors who specialise in infectious diseases, and it is good news for those who are HIV positive or infected with TB.
The weekly hydrological report released by the Department of Water and Sanitation shows that persistent downpours during the past weekend have yielded a slight increase in the Western Cape dam systems.
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