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Two weeks of mandatory masks, but a record 725 new cases: why are Melbourne’s...

Melburnians have now been wearing mandatory face coverings in public for two weeks. Yet Premier Daniel Andrews yesterday announced another grim milestone in Victoria’s...

How should I clean my cloth mask?

Face coverings, such as cloth masks, are mandatory for all Victorians and are being recommended for public use in some other parts of the...

Remote interpreting services are essential for people with limited English — during COVID-19 and...

According to 2016 Census data, 3.5% of Australians have limited English proficiency. When they’re receiving health care, it’s essential these Australians have access to interpreters....

Can face and eye shields protect you from coronavirus?

Dr. Fauci suggested wearing of eye shields for additional protection, says people should use it if they "want to be complete." To help mitigate the...

Takeaway coffee allowed, but no wandering through Bunnings: here’s why Melbourne’s new business restrictions...

Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews has announced sweeping changes to businesses across metropolitan Melbourne, including closure of retail stores and restrictions on some industries, including...

Wellbeing levels fell during the pandemic but improved under lockdown, data analysis shows

Lockdowns are seemingly vital for controlling COVID-19. Early evidence suggests they have a big effect on preventing deaths. But if we’re to keep using...

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