A rogue cancer-causing gene that has claimed her father, her older sister, a baby sister she never had the chance to meet —...

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09th Oct. 2020 2:10 PM

A Melbourne woman who had a headache for six days has been diagnosed with Australia’s first locally acquired case of...

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29th Sept. 2020 5:09 AM

A new study has shown why COVID-19 is so wildly infectious and scientists say it’s a “smoking gun” for healthcare workers.

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17th Aug. 2020 6:08 AM

An ancient and highly contagious disease has reared its ugly head over in the US, leading to one man’s death and many more...

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09th Aug. 2020 6:08 PM

An asymptomatic superspreader who did everything right when she came back from overseas still managed to cause a huge...

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13th July 2020 8:07 AM

A NSW resident is believed to be the first probable case of a highly contagious disease not reported in Australia since...

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20th May 2020 6:05 PM

Doctors are warning that even those who’ve recovered from COVID-19 could continue to face lasting health implications.

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23rd April 2020 5:04 PM

A healthy 22-year-old has shared intense details of her terrifying battle with COVID-19 in a bid to warn others it can...

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01st April 2020 1:04 PM

A terrorism expert who developed a “completely mad” case of COVID-19 despite having no underlying conditions has described...

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30th March 2020 6:03 AM

Deputy chief medical officer Paul Kelly has said that the rise in Australia’s COVID-19 cases is “good news”, for one...

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25th March 2020 5:03 PM