The third-generation vaccine has fewer potential side effects than second-generation vaccines and can be safely given to people with weakened immune systems.
Paramedics can miss a stroke diagnosis in women in time-critical treatment window, study finds.
There are steps to avoid infection and a vaccine is likely, says a public health expert from the Kirby Institute at UNSW Sydney.
Moo-ve out of the way cow’s milk, we’re drinking more dairy substitutes than ever before.
Serosurveys provide a more complete picture of how much COVID is out there than testing alone, because they measure antibodies to the virus.
Research estimates that in Australia a blood donation from a person who could potentially transmit Creutzfeldt–Jakob disease would occur once every 65 years.
If our immunity from COVID vaccines is waning, then wearing a mask to prevent infection is even more valuable. But not many people seem to be thinking that way when they’re out and about.
Safety of off-road motorcycles needs more attention as study shows two-wheelers account for more hospitalisation of children in NSW than quad-bikes.
Fourth COVID shots have been approved for over-30s, a necessary step to help protect Australians this winter. But we should be doing more.
Studies have found that sports can provide a safe environment to teach young people positive values through organized activities that lead to better resilience.