COVID -19 Q&A

The newly-discovered coronavirus breakthrough drug, dexamethasone, is produced and readily available in South Africa, giving hope amid a surge in both infections and deaths from the killer pandemic. The drug was already used for inflammatory disorders and certain cancers but it has now been found to be useful in coronavirus treatment.

Guest: Dr KERRIGAN McCARTHY - Specialist pathologist, NICD (The national institute for communicable diseases)