Given the vast amount of fake news on the subject, many healthcare workers feel like there is a dearth of reliable information on the subject of COVID-19. Luckily, some members of the healthcare community have taken it upon themselves to provide quality, up-to-date information on the subject. 

The spread of COVID-19 is of great concern to South African healthcare workers, given the country's large number of people with severe lifestyle diseases, HIV/Aids and TB.

Given the vast number of South Africans suffering from HIV/Aids, tuberculosis and non-communicable conditions such as diabetes and obesity, there is general concern among South African healthcare workers who will be on the front lines of the battle against COVID-19. Prof Jarrod Zamparini of Charlotte Maxeke Academic Hospital put together a handy explainer video summarising the current state of knowledge about the virus.