Coronavirus Covid-19

Coronavirus Covid-19

The coronavirus epidemic will be a major challenge for Australia. This illness is likely to take thousands of lives across Australia. In Queensland the statistics are shocking. On conservative estimates, one-quarter of Queenslanders are likely to be infected in the...
Facts Coronavirus / COVID-19

Facts Coronavirus / COVID-19

COVID-19 (Coronavirus disease – 19 caused by SARS-CoV-2) Coronaviruses are a large family of viruses known to cause respiratory infections. These can range from the common cold to more serious diseases such as Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS) and Middle East...
A conversation with Kate Richards -Take Care

A conversation with Kate Richards -Take Care

An interview with Kate Richards, award-winning author and medical researcher who trained as a doctor. As a student and trainee doctor, Kate experienced serious mental health issues, involving many hospital admissions and significant encounters with the health system...
CPD Changes Proposed by the Medical Board of Australia

CPD Changes Proposed by the Medical Board of Australia

Proposed CPD changes by the Medical Board of Australia.See link below: https://www.medicalboard.gov.au/News/Current-Consultations.aspx There is no robust evidence that these changes will improve practitioner knowledge or skills or patient outcomes. This weakness is...
NAPP Statement on Conversion Practices

NAPP Statement on Conversion Practices

Conversion Practices In 2019 the Victorian Government proposed that in 2020 legislation would be introduced to prohibit conversion therapy/practices.  The government has asked for comment about the proposed legislation by 24 November 2019.  The National Association of...