Health

Wed 8 Apr 2020

WHO staff blocked early virus warning

WHO staff blocked early virus warning

WHO has refused to name the group of doctors that voted not to declare an early global health emergency over the coronavirus outbreak.

Why day 10 of COVID-19 infection is most dangerous

premium_icon Why day 10 of COVID-19 infection is most dangerous

Day 10 has emerged as D-Day for COVID-19 patients who fail to show signs of improvement. Here’s why this is the day those infected are most likely to be admitted to the...

Police threaten to fine Gold Coast surfers at Tweed beaches

premium_icon Police threaten to fine Gold Coast surfers at Tweed beaches

Gold Coast surfers and beachgoers have been targeted by NSW police and community leaders ahead of the Easter long weekend.

Bay rehab clinic faces closure as COVID-19 dries up funding

premium_icon Bay rehab clinic faces closure as COVID-19 dries up funding

A leading Hervey Bay drug rehab program could close down because of a lack of donations.

Virus a threat to sovereignty, PM declares

Virus a threat to sovereignty, PM declares

Prime Minister Scott Morrison has declared the coronavirus is a threat to Australia's sovereignty but says the nation will overcome it and rebuild.

‘Locals only’ signs appear at Qld beach

premium_icon ‘Locals only’ signs appear at Qld beach

Locals in a Gold Coast suburb fearful their beach will be next to close have taken matters into their own hands, telling non-residents to stay away.

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