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    Irresponsible use of antibiotics threatening SA’s livestock industry

    The recent news that Ivermectin – a drug typically used to treat parasites in livestock – may be used compassionately by humans in the fight against COVID-19 – has sparked fears of a possible shortage as well as price hikes of the drug in the agricultural sector.   “A far bigger issue with long-term consequences is […] More

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    Does Ivermectin have a place in the treatment of Covid-19?

    There has, in recent times, been a lot of media attention on the effectiveness of the treatment of Covid-19 with Ivermectin. A number of scientific articles support this theory, and a USA leading pulmonologist is pleading with the FDA to recognize the usefulness of Ivermectin in the prevention and treatment of Covid-19 infection. Our animal […] More