Bats host many viruses dangerous to humans. But it’s only when their habitats are destroyed that we’re at risk.
The evidence so far suggests this wave could be a shorter and smaller version of the Omicron BA.5 wave.
Whether it’s through a sense of duty or trying to stay safe, Australians have a history of reporting wrongdoers.
Many people with disability – who are at increased risk of illness and death from COVID – continue to isolate at home to avoid infection and are effectively shut out of society.
Commonwealth Bank data shows the Australians who withdrew super spent more, but paid down their debt.
At times when COVID numbers are increasing, allowing infectious people to mingle freely at work and socially will create epidemic growth and make the crisis even worse.
A review of COVID booster acceptance statistics suggests we may be unlikely to see coverage go much beyond 80 per cent – but we can still learn from others’ mistakes when it comes to health messaging.
Several countries are preparing to distribute Omicron-adapted COVID-19 boosters. What does this mean for Australia?
Researchers will investigate treatment measures for COVID-19 infection and the aerosol transmission of SARS-COV-2.
Constitutional law experts discuss the crisis in accountability in Australian government.