A retrospective registry analysis of the transport-related health burden of wheeled recreational devices in Queensland, Australia - Rod JE, Oviedo-Trespalacios O, King M.
OBJECTIVE: Evaluate injury patterns from wheeled recreational devices (WRD) in the public space and explore risk factors for hospital admission. METHOD: A cross-sectional analysis of WRD injury prevalence and risk factors for hospital admissions wa... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 16, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Falls Source Type: news

Volpara reaches milestone on peer-reviewed papers
Volpara Health said the 200th peer-reviewed paper has been published on th...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Volpara forms partnership with RevealDx Volpara adds Custin to board of directors Volpara nets new FDA clearance Volpara acquires risk assessment firm CRA Health Volpara seals deal for breast screening in Australia (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - October 15, 2021 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

"A sustained, productive, constructive relationship with someone who can help"-a qualitative exploration of the experiences of help seekers and support persons using the emergency department during a suicide crisis - Rheinberger D, Macdonald D, McGillivray L, Maple M, Torok M, Nicolopoulos A, Shand F.
For Australians experiencing a suicide crisis, the emergency department (ED) is the recommended point of contact for intervention and to ensure personal safety. However, negative ED experiences can deter individuals from returning, thus impacting future su... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 15, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

Mental health services data dashboards for reporting to Australian governments during COVID-19 - Shelly S, Lodge E, Heyman C, Summers F, Young A, Brew J, James M.
The Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW) has been providing support to the Australian Government Department of Health to report on mental health-related data to Australian governments on a frequent basis since April 2020 in the form of COVID-1... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 15, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Motivators of indiscriminate and unsafe supplement use among young Australians - Campbell A, Carins J, Rundle-Thiele S, Deshpande S, Baker B.
BACKGROUND: There is growing concern about the self-administration of supplements, which can often be indiscriminate, counterproductive to health, and serve as a gateway to more harmful drugs and substances. Research suggests that high uptake of performanc... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 15, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Australian state to end quarantine for vaccinated travelers
Australia’s most populous state New South Wales says it will end hotel quarantine for vaccinated passengers when scheduled international flights restart from Sydney within two weeks (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - October 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Roundup: Haryana develops mobile health app, latest health informatics company launched and more briefs
Also, US-based Pearl has received regulatory approvals to market its AI diagnostic tool for dental radiology in Australia and New Zealand. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - October 15, 2021 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

The Latest: Australia's capital: 99% with at least 1 dose
Australia’s capital Canberra has come out of lockdown with authorities reporting more than 99% of the population aged 12 and older having at least one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - October 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Australia building PERMANENT covid quarantine camps for "ongoing operations"
(Natural News) Even though the Wuhan coronavirus (Covid-19) is pretty much already over, at least for the unvaccinated, Australia is busily constructing new “quarantine” camps that the government there says will be needed next year to house people “who have not had access to vaccination.” In order to maintain “ongoing operations” for the plandemic, Australian... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - October 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Australia to SHUT DOWN domestic manufacturing of deadly AstraZeneca vaccine
(Natural News) Australia is set to halt domestic manufacturing of the experimental and dangerous AstraZeneca Wuhan coronavirus (COVID-19) vaccine. In Nov. 2020, the federal government of Australia signed a contract with Australian biomedical firm CSL to manufacture 50 million doses of the Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine at the company’s main manufacturing hub in Melbourne. When the country’s... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - October 14, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Lupus sufferers pleaded for hydroxychloroquine before Clive Palmer ’s doses were destroyed
Drug ’s potential as Covid treatment, since dispelled, affected availability for people with proven medical needGet our free news app;get our morning email briefingLupus sufferers pleaded for more supplies of hydroxychloroquine two months before the federal government told billionaire Clive Palmer it didn ’t want more of the 33m doses he wanted to donate as a potential Covid-19 treatment.One tonne of Palmer ’s hydroxychloroquine – equivalent to 5m doses – was destroyed after it was left unclaimed in Melbourne due to a lengthy standoff with the commonwealth, Guardian Australiarevealed on Wednes...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - October 14, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Christopher Knaus Tags: Clive Palmer Australia news Health Coronavirus Medical research Source Type: news

The Delta Variant Is Forcing New Zealand To Find a Safe Way Out of Its ‘Zero-COVID’ Strategy
For much of the pandemic, Aotearoa New Zealand’s COVID-19 response has ranked as one of the best in the world. We have been living in a parallel world, one of a small handful of countries to follow an elimination strategy. That strategy has meant that we have had very few COVID-19 cases and deaths. And when I say very few, I mean it. Until August this year, there had been just over 2,800 confirmed cases and 26 deaths. We have lived much of the pandemic with daily life almost unrestricted. As someone who follows the global situation closely it has been surreal. I’ve spent much of this pandemic worried that New Z...
Source: TIME: Health - October 14, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Siouxsie Wiles Tags: Uncategorized COVID-19 Source Type: news

‘Debilitating’: health impacts of smoke from Australia’s black summer bushfires revealed in study
Only one in five people sought medical attention but half reported anxiety, depression and sleep lossGet our free news app;get our morning email briefingThe film-makerShaun Humphreys vividly remembers the miserable summer of the 2019-20 bushfires.His house, in a north Canberra suburb, was far from the burning fires, but the surrounding smoke was thick and stifling.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - October 14, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Donna Lu Tags: Bushfires Health Canberra Australian Capital Territory (ACT) Medical research Science Australia news Source Type: news

Astronomers pick up radio signals from planets outside our solar system for the first time
(Natural News) Astronomers have picked up weak radio signals from 19 red dwarf stars – with four thought to have planets orbiting them – 165 light years away. Australia’s Dr. Benjamin Pope points out that it is the first time radio signals from planets outside our solar system have been picked up. “This could potentially... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - October 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

What will happen after the sun dies? ‘Serendipitous’ discovery gives clues
A distant gas giant found orbiting a white dwarf star suggests outer planets in our solar system might survive the sun ’s demiseGet our free news app;get our morning email briefingA Jupiter-sized planet has been found orbiting a white dwarf star in the Milky Way, providing clues as to what will happen in our solar system when the sun eventually dies.An international team of astronomers observed the phenomenon, which forms when a star runs out of nuclear fuel to burn, and dies.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - October 13, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Donna Lu Tags: Space Science Australia news The sun Source Type: news

A mixed-methods feasibility study of the Home Parenting Education and Support Program for families at risk of child maltreatment and recurrence in Australia - Giallo R, Rominov H, Fisher C, Jones A, Evans K, O'Brien J, Fogarty A.
BACKGROUND: Efforts to prevent child maltreatment and its recurrence in infancy and early childhood are critical to disrupting pathways to poor physical and mental health and interpersonal relationships across the life course. The Home Parenting Education ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 13, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Trendy 'femilifts' are no better than a placebo in treating vaginal dryness, study claims
The laser treatment is marketed as being able to help reduce incontinence, vaginal dryness and recurring infections. But a study in Sydney, Australia, suggested it has little benefit. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - October 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Atoll Nation of Tuvalu Adopts ‘Cubes’ to Step Up Nutritious Food Production
Tuvalu’s farmers have watched their crops destroyed by extreme tropical weather. They are now using Funafala 'food cubes' to have greater control over their harvests. By Catherine WilsonCANBERRA, Australia , Oct 13 2021 (IPS) Tuvalu, a small atoll island nation in the Central Pacific Ocean, is one of few countries in the world to have so far evaded the pandemic. But, while it has achieved a milestone with no recorded cases of COVID-19, its population of about 11,931 continues to battle food uncertainties and poor nutrition. These challenges, present long before the pandemic emerged, have been exacerbated by lockdown ...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - October 13, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Catherine Wilson Tags: Asia-Pacific Climate Action Climate Change COVID-19 Development & Aid Environment Featured Food and Agriculture Green Economy Headlines Humanitarian Emergencies Pacific Community Climate Wire TerraViva United Nations #ClimateActi Source Type: news

Data up to 8-years for Roche ’s OCREVUS (ocrelizumab) show early and ongoing treatment significantly reduced risk of requiring a walking aid in relapsing multiple sclerosis and disability progression in primary progressive multiple sclerosis
Basel, 13 October 2021 – Roche (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY) today announced new long-term data that reinforce the benefit of early initiation and ongoing treatment of OCREVUS® (ocrelizumab) on disability progression in relapsing multiple sclerosis (RMS) and primary progressive MS (PPMS), as well as safety outcomes for an analysis of shorter 2-hour infusion in minority populations. OCREVUS data from all clinical trials consistently show a favourable benefit-risk profile over eight years. Roche and research partners will also present four late-breaking abstracts to share the latest data regarding COVID-19 and vacci...
Source: Roche Media News - October 13, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Data up to 8-years for Roche ’s OCREVUS (ocrelizumab) show early and ongoing treatment significantly reduced risk of requiring a walking aid in relapsing multiple sclerosis and disability progression in primary progressive multiple sclerosis
Basel, 13 October 2021 – Roche (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY) today announced new long-term data that reinforce the benefit of early initiation and ongoing treatment of OCREVUS® (ocrelizumab) on disability progression in relapsing multiple sclerosis (RMS) and primary progressive MS (PPMS), as well as safety outcomes for an analysis of shorter 2-hour infusion in minority populations. OCREVUS data from all clinical trials consistently show a favourable benefit-risk profile over eight years. Roche and research partners will also present four late-breaking abstracts to share the latest data regarding COVID-19 and vacci...
Source: Roche Investor Update - October 13, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

‘Australia, we’re going to the moon’: new ad touts deal with Nasa – video
The Australian Space Agency has launched an ad promoting a new deal with Nasa to send an Australian-built rover to the moon. Australia will be involved in supporting a mission to collect lunar soil and examine how its oxygen could support human life in space► Subscribe to Guardian Australia on YouTubeAustralia to build 20kg rover to head to moon in joint mission with NasaContinue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - October 12, 2021 Category: Science Tags: Australia news Nasa The moon Space World news Source Type: news

Australian police interrogate citizens over social media posts supporting anti-lockdown protests
(Natural News) Multiple videos have surfaced in Australia showing people being interrogated by police officers over posts on social media expressing support for protests against the Wuhan coronavirus (COVID-19) lockdown. In one video from the southeastern state of Victoria, two officers of the Victoria Police can be seen showing up to a man’s house in the dead... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - October 12, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Australia to build 20kg rover to head to moon in joint mission with Nasa
Expertise in mining sector expected to aid development of rover which will collect lunar soil to help establish human presence on moonAustralia has signed a deal with Nasa to send an Australian-built rover to the moon, supporting a mission to collect lunar soil and examine how its oxygen could support human life in space.The $50m project will be supported by the federal government ’s Moon to Mars program, with the rover to be launched as early as 2026, provided it meets a range of Nasa’s conditions during development.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - October 12, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Sarah Martin Chief political correspondent Tags: The moon Nasa Australia news Australian politics Science Space Source Type: news

Unintentional and intentional drug poisoning deaths, Australia, 2012-2016: drug pattern profile and demographic characteristics - Chrzanowska A, Man N, Darke S, Degenhardt L, Farrell M, Moran L, Peacock A.
This study aimed to: compare unintentional versus intentional drug poisoning deaths by drug involvement, age and sex; describe pat... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 12, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

BOMBSHELL: Australia's Gladys Berejiklian was bribed, blackmailed by Big Pharma to impose covid "vaccine" mandate
(Natural News) The Wuhan coronavirus (Covid-19) continues to be a cash cow for the corrupt political elite on both sides of the aisle, along with their handlers. The good news is that some of these shameless profiteers, including Gladys Berejiklian of New South Wales (NSW), Australia, are finally getting exposed for their crimes against humanity.... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - October 12, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

‘I think there’s life out there’: powerful radio antenna used for first time to find exoplanets
Australian scientists part of team using Low Frequency Array to detect signals indicating planets beyond our solar systemGet our free news app; get our morning email briefingNew techniques for spotting previously hidden planets could reveal whether there is life out there – or not.Australian scientists are part of a team that has for the first time used a radio antenna to find exoplanets, which means planets beyond our solar system.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - October 11, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Tory Shepherd Tags: Space Exoplanets Science CSIRO Australia news Source Type: news

Observational cohort study of the triggers, diagnoses and outcomes of the medical emergency team (MET) response in adult psychiatry inpatients colocated with acute medical services in Australia - Azraai M, Pham JH, Looi WF, Wirth D, Ng ASL, Babu U, Saluja B, Lim AKH.
OBJECTIVES: Medical emergencies in psychiatric inpatients are challenging due to the model of care and limited medical resources. The study aims were to determine the triggers and outcomes of a medical emergency team (MET) call in psychiatric wards, and th... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 11, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Cognitive ocular motor deficits and white matter damage chronically after sports-related concussion - Symons GF, Clough M, Mutimer S, Major BP, O'Brien WT, Costello D, McDonald SJ, Chen Z, White O, Mychasiuk R, Law M, Wright DK, O'Brien TJ, Fielding J, Kolbe SC, Shultz SR.
This study recruited 26 asymptomatic male Australian footballers with a remote history of concussion (i... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 11, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Evaluation of Communities That Care-effects on municipal youth crime rates in Victoria, Australia: 2010-2019 - Rowland B, Kelly AB, Mohebbi M, Kremer P, Abrahams C, Abimanyi-Ochom J, Carter R, Williams J, Smith R, Osborn A, Hall J, Hosseini T, Renner H, Toumbourou JW.
Internationally, youth crime is a significant social problem. Violent youth crime has been rising over the past decade in the state of Victoria, Australia. Communities That Care (CTC) is a coalition training process designed to prevent youth crime. There h... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 11, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Australia's biggest city is starting to live with Covid. Asia will be watching
For more than a year and a half, Australia has shut itself off from the world, closing borders and imposing strict lockdowns to stamp... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 11, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Australian scientists fear job insecurity as morale plummets amid Covid, survey finds
Professional Scientists Australia chief points to problem of short-term contracts, as one in five say they intend to leave the professionFollow our Covid live blog for the latest updatesNSW Covid vaccination rate by postcode – check your suburbNSW restrictionsVaccine rollout and rates tracker; Cases and data tracker5km and 10km from home map: check your travel radiusGet our free news app; get our morning email briefingThe coronavirus pandemic has had a stark impact on scientists, with widespread job insecurity, worker fatigue and plummeting morale prompting warnings many may leave the profession without more governme...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - October 11, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Donna Lu Tags: Australia news Coronavirus Science Infectious diseases Higher education Medical research Health Source Type: news

Hundreds of police officers and health workers in Australia opt to resign rather than take COVID-19 vaccines
(Natural News) Hundreds of police officers and health workers in Australia have resigned due to vaccine mandates issued in two states. Across the globe, governments have tried many measures to curb the spread of the Wuhan coronavirus (COVID-19). Some insist on vaccine mandates that continue to encroach on every citizen’s right to health freedom. Health workers in NSW... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - October 9, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

‘Lies and trauma’: donor-conceived adults are still haunted by their origins
Australia ’s fertility industry has undergone seismic shifts in practice, but for those born before these changes, past mistakes feel firmly in the presentGet our free news app;get our morning email briefingBrendan Ritter, 22, recently discovered he was donor conceived.When he was told, his first feelings were for his mother: “I felt the weight of her emotion from her body language,” he says. “It was incredibly important to my parents to have a child and donor conception made that a reality for them, which I think is beautiful.”Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - October 9, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Gary Nunn Tags: Sperm donation Family Australian lifestyle IVF Fertility problems Law (Australia) Australia news Women's health Parents and parenting Source Type: news

‘Waiting for a ghost’: the search for dark matter 1km under an Australian town
To study the stuff of the universe, you have to block it out, and that is exactly what a bold project in regional Victoria is trying to doGet our free news app;get our morning email briefingDark matter is flowing through you, right now.This mysterious, invisible stuff makes up more than 80% of the universe, an elusive web of particles that pass freely through matter. To observe it, you have to get rid of all the interference.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - October 9, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Tory Shepherd Tags: Australia news Astronomy Science Space Source Type: news

NSW Covid vaccination verification app update still weeks away despite Monday reopening
Service NSW says pilot still has weeks to run in order to test connectivity and security between the app and the Australian Immunisation RegisterFollow the Australia Covid liveblogLess than 0.1% of NSW health staff have quit due to Covid vaccination mandatesNSW andVic restrictions;Vic hotspotsVaccine rollout and rates tracker; Cases and data trackerGet our free news app;get our morning email briefingA government app update designed to verify the vaccination status of New South Wales residents is still weeks away, despite the state reopening to double-jabbed people on Monday.Late last month, the NSW digital minister, Victor...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - October 9, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Josh Taylor Tags: New South Wales Coronavirus Australia news Infectious diseases Science Medical research New South Wales politics Source Type: news

Association Between Premorbid Beta-Blocker Exposure and Sepsis Outcomes-The Beta-Blockers in European and Australian/American Septic Patients (BEAST) Study
Conclusions: This study suggests that β-blocker exposure pr ior to sepsis, especially to noncardioselective β blockers, may be associated with better outcome. The findings suggest prospective evaluation of β-blocker use in the management of sepsis. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - October 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Coronavirus: What's happening in Canada and around the world on Friday
Australian doctors warned a too-rapid easing of COVID-19 curbs in Sydney could put pressure on health systems and risk lives, as the city prepares for key restrictions to be relaxed next week after more than 100 days in lockdown. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - October 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/World Source Type: news

Covid Australia: Letters sent to doctors and media claim health orders are 'crimes against humanity'
In the two-page letters, the group claims a series of Covid-19 measures such as vaccine mandates, testing and lockdowns, are 'crimes against humanity'. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - October 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Roundup: Health Basix secures seed funding; VUNO scores another deal from Samsung and more briefs
Also, Australia insurer nib offers free access to newly launched digital health app Snug. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - October 8, 2021 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Tony Abbott raises fears China ‘could lash out disastrously’ as Taiwan tensions grow
The former Australian prime minister uses a speech in Taipei to call on Beijing to ‘scale back the aggression’ (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

What will happen to anger if it ’s left to fester? It will blow up | Brigid Delaney
The rage we all feel today will create the politics of tomorrow. I ’m not sure we’re ready for thatEvery chapter of this pandemic has had its attendant emotions – and since we’re all in this together, it’s possible to sense a collective emotional experience along with the physical experience of lockdowns and restrictions.Initially there was confusion, then deep fear and anxiety, then when lockdowns lifted joy and pride. With Delta we returned to fear again and later weariness, depression, lethargy and listlessness.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - October 7, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Brigid Delaney Tags: Psychology Coronavirus Melbourne Sydney Australia news Source Type: news

Psychiatrists Shift Stance on Gender Dysphoria, Recommend Therapy Psychiatrists Shift Stance on Gender Dysphoria, Recommend Therapy
New position statement from psychiatrists in Australian and New Zealand emphasizes crucial role of a mental health evaluation in people with gender dysphoria, especially among adolescents.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Urology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Urology Headlines - October 7, 2021 Category: Urology & Nephrology Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

Why, When and How to Test At-Home for COVID-19
As we close in on two years of living with COVID-19, quick and accurate tests for COVID-19 remain an urgent priority. In fact, as schools reopen, businesses resume operations and people return to work, rapid testing could be the key to preventing Delta or any new variants of SARS-CoV-2 from flaring into even larger outbreaks. But that’s only if testing is used in the right way, at the right time and in the right places. With more opportunities for people to interact in public settings where the virus can spread, it’s never been more important to know who is infected and potentially seeding new COVID-19 infectio...
Source: TIME: Health - October 7, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Alice Park Tags: Uncategorized COVID-19 healthscienceclimate Source Type: news

Where on Earth is a Water-Secure World?
Water scarcity affects several African countries. The UN estimates that the number of people with insufficient access to water at least one month a year will surpass 5 billion by 2050. Credit: Orazgeldiyew / Creative CommonsBy Vladimir SmakhtinHAMILTON, Canada, Oct 7 2021 (IPS) It is not uncommon for a water-centric research, policy or development organization or network to declare its long-term vision of the “water-secure world”. It reads nicely and feels great. And it is intuitive and logical to perceive that a water-secure world is the one where “water security” is ensured. In every country. Th...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - October 7, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Vladimir Smakhtin Tags: Aid Climate Change Economy & Trade Food and Agriculture Global Headlines Health Human Rights Humanitarian Emergencies TerraViva United Nations Water & Sanitation Source Type: news

Aukus pact to deepen Australia, US collaboration on space technology
Nasa ’s Artemis mission to send a crewed vehicle to the moon set to further partnership between the two countriesGet our free news app;get our morning email briefingTheAukus agreement will boost collaboration between the United States and Australia in space, Australian space agency chief Enrico Palermo says.Palermo was speaking on a panel with Nasa administrator Bill Nelson which also discussed Australia ’s role in the next crewed mission to the moon, known as Artemis.Sign up to receive an email with the top stories from Guardian Australia every morningContinue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - October 7, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Tory Shepherd Tags: Space Nasa Australia news Aukus Source Type: news

More protests rock Australia after new, sweeping vaccine mandates are announced
(Natural News) If someone would have told you a year ago that the democratic government of Australia would become tyrannical over COVID-19, you likely would not have believed them. But that’s exactly what has happened. Australians have been virtually locked down for months though the virus is not an issue in the country — and... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - October 6, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Big Pharma payola scandal erupts in Australia, takes down six corrupt officials and Australian Premier Berejiklian
(Natural News) More than half a dozen staff members of New South Wales, Australia Premier Gladys Berejiklian have resigned in shame over their involvement in a massive Wuhan coronavirus (Covid-19) bribery scheme. Berejiklian and her comrades reportedly took tens of millions of dollars from Big Pharma in exchange for pushing lockdowns and now “vaccines,” destroying... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - October 6, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

A Sea of White Faces in Australia ’s ‘Party of Multiculturalism’
A young daughter of Vietnamese refugees was set to run for Parliament. Then she was passed over for a white insider, and a debate over... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 6, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Australian consumer health platform Healthengine now offers prescription med delivery
The company is working with Chemist2U's network of local pharmacies to fulfil orders. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - October 6, 2021 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

China, Isolated From the World, Is Now the Last Major Country Still Pursuing a ‘Zero COVID’ Strategy
For much of the pandemic, a group of places in the Asia-Pacific brought infections to zero, becoming virus-free havens in a world ravaged by the pathogen. Now, with the rise of the delta variant and the proliferation of vaccines, only one is still holding fast to that goal of eliminating Covid-19: China. With New Zealand preparing to shift away from the zero-tolerance strategy, China’s isolation is complete, raising the stakes on how long it can stick to a playbook that requires closed borders, abrupt lockdowns, and repeated disruption of social and economic activity. One by one, Covid Zero places like Singapore and ...
Source: TIME: Health - October 6, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Michelle Fay Cortez and Ainsley Thomson/Bloomberg Tags: Uncategorized bloomberg wire China COVID-19 overnight Source Type: news