The number of people with high blood pressure has doubled over the past 30 years, a comprehensive analysis has shown.
Australia plans to begin relaxing restrictions once 70% of over-16s are fully vaccinated. But as Israel shows us, it’s likely not enough to reach herd immunity, especially with the Delta variant.
Immune fitness, virus variant and vaccine type are all factors that can contribute to breakthrough infections in the fully immunised.
Feeling exhausted, unable to concentrate and wanting to withdraw and disconnect from the world and those around you? You could be heading towards burnout.
This very accessible and easy to perform intervention could have a strong effect on reducing blood pressure, say UNSW Sydney researchers.
$50 million could provide all NSW school classrooms with air purifiers with HEPA filters. This pales compared to the roughly $220 million-a-day cost of Sydney’s lockdown.
Do you actually need compulsory vaccination at your workplace? And if you do, as a last resort, how do you make mandates fair?
Study reveals substantial drop in antibiotic prescribing following COVID-19 restrictions, but will this practice continue in the post-pandemic era?
A study has explored the mental health impact of COVID-19 on refugees and asylum seekers in Australia.
Women who found out their genetic risk for breast cancer had fewer regrets than those who opted not to find out.