Leading virus expert, Burnet Institute's Professor Brendan Crabb, has called for greater support for people affected by long COVID, warning those with the condition have felt abandoned by the Federal Government.
The health department has advised that the Therapeutic Goods Administration has released more than 95 batches of influenza vaccine, consisting of over 16.8 million doses, for supply in Australia for the 2022 influenza season.
Researchers at Flinders University are taking a detailed look at the sleep of people with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD), focusing on the benefits of using a low-dose daily morphine pill.
In an article published in the Medical Journal of Australia, experts warn that despite FDA approval in the US, trial data for a new Alzheimer's treatment is not sufficient for Australian medical professionals to cite confidence in it. BIANCA ROBERTS investigates