Since Dec. 11, 2014, two areas in northern Queensland have seen fifty dengue fever cases, according to data released by Queensland Health. Currently, 14 cases have been reported from Cairns, while 36...

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Tropical Public Health Services (Cairns) has issued a measles alert after a confirmed case of the illness in Cairns. Infectious Diseases Physician, Dr Trent Yarwood, said the case presented to two local...

In a follow-up to a report yesterday, the salmonella outbreak that has affected school principals at an Education Queensland conference has jumped to 250 cases. The Brisbane Convention and Exhibition...

Australian health authorities have identified three additional hepatitis A cases linked to recalled Nanna’s Mixed Berries bringing the total cases meeting the case definition to 26 nationwide. According...

A conference of some 1,200 Queensland state school principals and senior departmental officers held at the Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre (BCEC) late last week ended with scores of school...

The chikungunya epidemic in the Western hemisphere has increased by 3,000 cases during the past week with the new tally at 1,247,000 since the first autochthonous cases were reported on the Caribbean island...

New South Wales Health has reported four cases of scombroid food poisoning linked to imported canned tuna served at Sydney Cafe prompting an investigation. The product in question, John Bull Tuna Chunky...

In a follow-up to the Australia hepatitis A outbreak linked to Nanna’s frozen berries, South Australia health has reported their first case, bringing the total tally nationwide to 20. To date cases...

The number of hepatitis A cases in Australia linked to Nanna’s Berry products has increased , according to a Victoria health alert Tuesday. The updated case count is now 18. Four products from Patties...

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During the past week, some 14 hepatitis A cases have been reported from several areas of Australia, with health officials from Queensland Health, Victoria, NSW and WA Health saying there is a link between...