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Just days after the broadcast of the “Out of the Water” on ABC’s Australian Story, which told the family tragedy of Jodi and Laine Keough and the loss of their son, Lincoln Cash Keough...

It was recently revealed that in 2012 Australia experienced its largest outbreak of Q fever associated with a single farm in the country’s history, according to a report that aired earlier this month...

The number of cases of the mosquito borne viral disease, dengue fever, on the island of American Samoa has risen to 414 cases since May 2015, according to a Radio New Zealand report. This is up from...

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Two additional cases of measles have been identified in Brisbane, bringing to 10 the total number of cases reported since mid-July. Metro North Public Health Unit (MNPHU) Physician Dr James Smith said...

Indonesia is the second most common destination for Australian travelers, with 1.01 million journeys in the 2013–14 financial year. This is a 266% trend change compared with the 2003–04 financial year. Why...

Fiji health officials are always on a constant watch for three infectious diseases– leptospirosis, dengue fever and typhoid fever, and now the concern is especially on leptospirosis. The Fiji Times...

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Metro North Public Health Unit (MNPHU) confirmed today that an eighth case of measles has been linked to the University of Queensland, St Lucia campus. Public Health Physician, Dr James Smith said that...

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Additional cases of measles in Brisbane may be likely following confirmation of a seventh case in five weeks. Metro North Public Health Unit (PHU) Physician Dr James Smith said the seventh case involves...

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The number of measles cases linked to the University of Queensland’s St Lucia campus has doubled in the past 10 days after cases were reported on Thursday and Friday. The latest case, the sixth, was...

During the past month, health officials with Metro North Public Health Unit and school officials with the University of Queensland (UQ) have reported three measles cases in students at the St Lucia...