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Major decision that ‘saved’ Australia

A leading infectious disease expert has praised Australia’s rapid response to coronavirus, claiming our death toll could have spiked to devastating heights had the decision to block flights from China not been made early on. Professor Sharon Lewin this week shot down claims that our success in the battle against the deadly infection was merely… Read More »

Major new report calls for better integration of social determinants of health

The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine has published a new study that explores some key imperatives for health systems, government agencies and other stakeholders with regard to addressing the social determinants of health. WHY IT MATTERSThe report, “Integrating Social Care into the Delivery of Health Care: Moving Upstream to Improve the Nation’s Health,”… Read More »