Tuesday, January 30, 2024
9 C
Melbourne

COVID-19 HEALTH NEWS

Better COVID vaccines are on the way. What do they do? And what technology might we see in future?

Image: Unsplash Regulators in Australia and the United States last week approved Omicron-specific boosters, following approval in the United Kingdom in mid-August. In Australia, a Moderna Omicron booster has been provisionally approved for use in adults aged...

Cutting COVID isolation and mask mandates will mean more damage to business and health in the long run

Image: AAP Image/Diego Fedele From Friday September 9, the isolation requirements for people with COVID and no symptoms will be...

The COVID lab leak theory is dead. Here’s how we know the virus came from a Wuhan market

Image: Dake King/AP/AAP My colleagues and I published the most detailed studies of the earliest events in the COVID-19 pandemic last month...

Should we be worried about our pet cats and dogs getting COVID?

Image: Imra the German Shorthaired Pointer The SARS-CoV-2 virus, which causes COVID, originated from bats and then, probably after...

Reinfection will be part of the pandemic for months to come. Each repeat illness raises the risk of long COVID

Image: Shutterstock/Elizaveta Galitckaia The latest Omicron variant BA.5 is fast becoming dominant worldwide, including in New Zealand and Australia. As...

POPULAR

LATEST