Archive for posts tagged with 'Queensland Health'

Mosquito

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Two cases of Zika virus confirmed in Queensland

A woman and a child have tested positive for Zika virus in Queensland in the last week. The woman, aged in her 20s,…

Queensland Health wants hope to take wing

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Queensland Health wants hope to take wing

Queensland Health’s newest spirit-lifting initiative is to have 1000 paper cranes made in solidarity with the children…

Seventh confirmed case of measles at University of Queensland

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Seventh confirmed case of measles at University of Queensland

The number of infected patients has now risen to seven, prompting Queensland Health to issue a further warning to…

Measles alert for Brisbane

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Measles alert for Brisbane

A number of Brisbane residents are at risk of catching this highly-infectious illness. Queensland Health has confirmed…

Queensland Health spurns the ‘dad bod’

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Queensland Health spurns the ‘dad bod’

Washboard abs out, beer bellies in? Not according to Queensland Health. Flaunted by Seth Rogen, Leonardo DiCaprio,…

Everything you’ve ever wanted to know about breastfeeding

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Everything you’ve ever wanted to know about breastfeeding

Queensland Health are hosting a free online breastfeeding forum, get all your questions answered by a professional.…

Terrence Armstrong

Brisbane Extra

Celebrating Queensland’s Everyday Heroes

Five Queenslanders from Queensland Police Service and Queensland Health have been named QPCU’s (Queensland…

Vaccine

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Measles scare for Brisbane

A 32-year-old Brisbane paramedic is in hospital in a serious condition after being diagnosed with measles, sparking a…

Queensland’s gastro rate is no laughing matter

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Queensland’s gastro rate is no laughing matter

Cases of food poisoning in Queensland are significantly higher than last year. Contestants serving undercooked chicken…

Mixed berries

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More confirmed cases of Hepatitis A for Brisbane

More cases of Hepatitis A have been confirmed in Queensland due to contaminated frozen mixed berries, which were grown i…

Fast food

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You won’t believe how much Aussies are spending on fast food

Scrounge together your loose change, Australia — all those cheap takeaway meals are adding up in a big way. It's been…

Mixed berries

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Queenslanders warned to avoid frozen berries

Queenslanders have been warned to avoid frozen berries that have been recalled following a hepatitis A scare. UPDATE:…

Everything you need to know about food safety after the storm

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Everything you need to know about food safety after the storm

The storm may have passed but the danger is far from over. Queensland Health have warned Brisbane residents that some…

Outbreak

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No, you’re probably not going to get Ebola

Ebola Paranoia is spreading faster than the disease itself. Let’s try to maintain some sense of perspective.…

Queensland Health calls for calm over possible Gold Coast Ebola case

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Queensland Health calls for calm over possible Gold Coast Ebola case

Reports of people evacuating the Gold Coast and even pulling their kids out of school have prompted health authorities t…

How to cope with the daily grind

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How to cope with the daily grind

Getting through the day can be hard but Queensland Health has provided us with these tips for coping with the stress…

Queensland Health issues Brisbane measles alert

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Queensland Health issues Brisbane measles alert

This infectious disease is making its way through Brisbane. Queensland Health is urging Brisbane residents to be aware…

Have yourself a healthy little Christmas!

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Have yourself a healthy little Christmas!

Don’t let an upset stomach ruin your special time with family and friends – take these precautions from…