Queensland Health has been notified of a diagnosed case of measles on Brisbane’s Southside. The child visited a number of locations whilst unknowingly infectious.  Metro South Health (MSH) public...

By Ian M. Mackay, PhD What is HTLV-1? HTLV-1 is a human delta retrovirus assigned to the genusDeltaretrovirus, species Primate T-lymphotropic virus 1 [5]. It was first described in 1980.[10] Soon thereafter...

Health officials in Victoria are reporting a steady increase in notifications of Buruli ulcer since 2015 in people who have travelled to or live in endemic areas, prompting an advisory for health care...

Officials with Victoria Health are warning the public of a new imported measles case in the Melbourne area. The confirmed case of measles has spent significant time in the following places while infectious. April...

Officials with the Illawarra Shoalhaven Local Health District have reported several viral meningitis cases, prompting an alert to the public to be alert to the symptoms. Twelve people were diagnosed...

Less than a month after UK health officials reported on the first global report of HLAziR N. gonorrhoeae which is also resistant to ceftriaxone, health officials in Australia issued an alert over two...

Officials with Queensland Health are reporting five cases of measles during the last three weeks. Four cases have been reported in the Brisbane and Logan regions and one case in Townsville. Movements...

Officials with NSW Health are advising consumers who have any imported frozen pomegranate purchased from Coles supermarkets in their freezer to not consume the product. Seven locally acquired cases of...

Officials with Metro North Public Health Unit (MNPHU) have confirmed a measles case in an adult male from Brisbane’s northside who was unknowingly infectious while using public transportation last...

In a follow-up on the measles situation in Melbourne, Australia, in a health alert issued by Deputy Chief Health Officer, Victoria, Dr Brett Sutton today he states there have been a further six cases...