Thursday, January 21News That Matters

Tag: “Trauma

Trauma emergencies ’vastly decreased’ in Cape hospitals this New Yr’s Eve

Trauma emergencies ’vastly decreased’ in Cape hospitals this New Yr’s Eve

Latest
By IOL Jan 1, 2021Cape Town - Hospitals within the Western Cape and Gauteng win reported a "significant reduction“ in trauma cases this New Yr’s Eve.This comes after festivities were severely restricted by a 9pm curfew and a ban on alcohol sales as half of the adjusted level 3 lockdown announced by President Cyril Ramaphosa.“Though reasonably about a our emergency centres were coping with Covid-19 cases, the trauma emergencies were vastly decreased in public hospitals, both in Cape Metro and Rural Districts,” Western Cape Authorities Health spokesperson Marika Champion acknowledged on Friday.“Most of our facilities document this day a substantial quieter than regular New Years’ Eve. We are tranquil collating numbers, but experiences expose a significant fall in trauma cases (these consist...

Hunger and trauma: The lives of Mozambicans who fled insurgency

Latest
METUGE, Mozambique - Sinamangue Tamu is composed simply a teenager, but now has the responsibility of parenting her three cramped brothers after they fled a brutal Islamist insurgency in which their northern Mozambican town used to be seized. They had been separated from their father while escaping the port town of Mocimboa da Praia - his whereabouts are composed unknown. "I develop no longer know if he is alive or unimaginative," Tamu acknowledged, averting ogle contact. Their mom had died of an illness. Tamu is sitting on a mat in a camp for internally displaced folks on the outskirts of Pemba, the capital of Cabo Delgado province, where the insurgency used to be launched three years ago. Her youngest brother is under two years outdated and always clings to...