We don't yet know if people with asthma are more susceptible to serious outcomes if they get COVID-19. But there's plenty asthmatics can do to minimise the impact of any viral infection.
UNSW Sydney's Professor Mary-Louise McLaws, who is an adviser to the World Health Organisation, says the world will never be the same again following the COVID-19 pandemic.
Last month, Australia announced a pause on all elective surgeries. This could have mixed effects now and in the longer term.
Imaging technology at UNSW Sydney will help researchers discover new methods to diagnose and treat a wide spectrum of diseases.
Biosecurity expert Raina MacIntyre says healthcare workers are concerned about dwindling supplies of personal protective equipment, and need to be aware of existing evidence to make an informed choice.
You can reduce your household’s risk by following these tips from UNSW medical researcher Dr Sacha Stelzer-Braid and collaborator A/Prof. Euan Tovey.
Australia has not contained the coronavirus epidemic as well as it could have, given the tools at its disposal.
COVID-19 presents a social as well as a medical crisis, and we will need many different kinds of expertise to survive it.
Two UNSW Sydney academics discuss how coronavirus – primarily a respiratory virus – affects smokers.
As scientists frantically try to find drugs to slow COVID-19's spread, citizen science offers an opportunity for all of us to get involved.