Health

Fri 10 Apr 2020

Nurses ‘stood down without pay’ amid pandemic

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A Queensland union claims nurses and midwives in some hospitals are being stood down without pay amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

Only COVID-19 number you need to know

Only COVID-19 number you need to know

It is easy to get lost in the noise of COVID-19 – but this one daily number can show if Australia is really on top of the outbreak.

Australia 'on cusp' of defeating coronavirus

Australia 'on cusp' of defeating coronavirus

The nation is close to the point at which COVID-19 cases begin to decline, but only if social distancing continues, the deputy chief medical officer says.

Death toll at 54 with new victims in three states

Death toll at 54 with new victims in three states

Australians are being urged to "stay at home" this Easter as the death toll from coronavirus climbs to 54.

How one cough can infect a supermarket

How one cough can infect a supermarket

Researchers have created a horrifying video that shows how quickly coronavirus can spread through a grocery store if an infected person coughs.

TV presenter instantly debunks huge virus myth

TV presenter instantly debunks huge virus myth

This TV host powerfully debunked the biggest coronavirus “myth” in what’s been dubbed “the strongest minute of TV since coronavirus started”.

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