Coronavirus disease (COVID-19)

What should you know about protecting yourself and your loved ones from acquiring the Novel Coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19)? Empower yourself with must-know facts and regular updates on this illness. Learn all about its symptoms, spread, prevention and treatment, keeping healthy while travelling and other important information.

Latest News

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Spreading COVID-19 awareness is absolutely necessary. But, when does access to the narrative around this disease cross the line - from informing to fuelling fear?
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Avoid close contact. Don’t go to your doctors’ rooms. So what are your options
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The COVID-19 pandemic is an unprecedented test of our purpose and demands that we as a company seek out every way possible to assist our clients and South Africa in this time.
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While we cannot currently stop the spread of COVID-19 in South Africa, we have a critical window of opportunity to slow down the spread of the virus as much as possible and “flatten the curve”.

Understanding COVID-19

What you need to know about COVID-19

How to wash your hands to prevent the spread of COVID-19

Caster Semenya's tips for preventing the spread of COVID-19

Lucas Radebe's tips on preventing the spread of COVID-19

Wayde van Niekerk's tips on preventing the spread of COVID-19

Chad le Clos on preventing the spread of COVID-19

Discovery Podcasts

Part 2 COVID-19 - Social distancing and the role of telemedicine to
“flatten the curve” Dr Ryan Noach, CEO Discovery Health

As the outbreak of COVID-19 continues to spread across South Africa, we have a narrow window of opportunity to slow the spread. Social distancing is one way to help stop the virus from spreading and "flattening the curve". Listen to Dr Noach share his views on how we can respond as a nation to prevent the spread of the virus and the growing relevance of telemedicine

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Understanding COVID-19


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