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Is it time for Australia to implement kids-only COVID-19 briefings?

There are many ways children absorb public health messaging about COVID-19. They may receive information from social media platforms like TikTok, via direct text...

Mask or no mask? This simple ethical approach can help with your pandemic etiquette

Feeling torn about wearing a mask? Me too. I don’t want to look like I’m virtue signalling or get funny looks. But I also...

Should a COVID-19 vaccine be compulsory — and what would this mean for anti-vaxxers?

With COVID-19 vaccine developers reporting promising results, it is probable we will one day face a major public health question: can the government compel...

Cycling and walking can help drive Australia’s recovery – but not with less than...

What do bike paths and walk-friendly streets have to do with economic recovery from a pandemic-induced recession? How could removing a car parking space...

Which mask works best? We filmed people coughing and sneezing to find out

If you’re not sure whether wearing a face mask is worth it, or you need to wear a mask but are unsure which type,...

Big Tobacco’s decisive defeat on plain packaging laws won’t stop its war against public...

After a decade of legal challenges by the tobacco lobby, Australia’s pioneering push to eliminate all tobacco advertising finally has clear air. Its longest stoush,...

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