Australia

Trending Medical and health breaking news Australia working towards ‘permanent’ telehealth

Trending Medical and well being breaking information Australia working in direction of ‘everlasting’ telehealth

The Australian government has set aside A$106 million ($76 million) over four years to support what it calls “permanent” telehealth, which will ensure flexibility in healthcare delivery and continuous health consultations via phone or online. WHY IT MATTERS Telehealth, according to the federal government, has been “transformational” to the delivery of healthcare and “underpinned much”…

Trending Medical and health breaking news Australia approves COVID vaccine for children aged 5-11

Trending Medical and well being breaking information Australia approves COVID vaccine for kids aged 5-11

Credit: Pixabay/CC0 Public Domain Australia on Sunday cleared the first COVID-19 vaccine for children aged five to 11, with the next stage of its vaccine rollout expected to start in early 2022. Health Minister Greg Hunt said medical regulators had granted provisional approval for the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine to be administered to younger children for the…

Trending Medical and health breaking news Netherlands, Australia find omicron variant as curbs spread

Travelers walk with their luggage in the Ben Gurion Airport near Tel Aviv, Israel, Sunday, Nov. 28, 2021. Israel on Sunday approved barring entry to foreign nationals and the use of controversial technology for contact tracing as part of its efforts to clamp down on a new coronavirus variant. Credit: AP Photo/Ariel Schalit The Netherlands…