Entries by Joe Van Spaandonck

Corona Virus (COVID-19)

If you have returned from overseas within the last month and have fever, a cough, sore throat, tiredness and shortness of breath please call Southern Cross Medical Centre to discuss your options. Please do not come to the clinic unless advised to do so.

Olympics – Zika virus

Going to the Olympics this year? The incidence of zika virus in the state of Rio de janeiro in the last 6 months is close to 1 in 500 of the population; Travax notes Pregnant women (in any trimester) from non-affected areas should not travel to this country. WHO states that there is strong scientific […]