Health

Mon 27 Jan 2020

Fifth Aussie case confirmed as coronavirus kills 80

premium_icon Fifth Aussie case confirmed as coronavirus kills 80

NSW has confirmed a woman is the state’s fifth case of China’s coronavirus as the death toll hit 80. The Government is trying to rescue Aussie kids in Wuhan.

Lobster exports plummet – because of coronavirus

premium_icon Lobster exports plummet – because of coronavirus

Australia's rock lobster industry is facing a crisis after the coronavirus outbreak in China wiped out 95 per cent of our export market practically overnight.

Fifth coronavirus case hits Australia

Fifth coronavirus case hits Australia

A young female Chinese student is likely to be the fifth person in Australia to contract the deadly coronavirus, health authorities say.

Child arrives on flight with measles

Child arrives on flight with measles

A public health alert has been issued after a child arrived at Brisbane International Airport with measles.

Cancer overdiagnosis harming Aussies

premium_icon Cancer overdiagnosis harming Aussies

Thousands of Australians with harmless cancers are being sickened through unnecessary treatments, but medical practice for the disease is unlikely to change.

Australia Day barbecue goes horribly wrong, burning woman

premium_icon Australia Day barbecue goes horribly wrong, burning woman

A woman has been left with burns after an Aussie tradition turned into a nightmare on Australia Day.

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