Nagging cough becomes a killer

Story Published: 5 Oct 2016

PATIENTS have died in what a Sunshine Coast general practitioner has rated as the one of the worst seasons in years for...

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WARNING: Two of worst weeks on record for influenza

Story Published: 15 Sep 2016

Influenza cases have spiked across the Fraser Coast with two of the worst weeks on record this year.

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Carinya Aged Care Facility lockdown lifted

Story Published: 9 Sep 2016

CARINYA Aged Care Facility has been placed in lockdown as an influenza outbreak grips the region with more than 800 cases...

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Flu season not over yet, experts advise

Story Published: 8 Sep 2016

Greg Bell, acting director of public health for the district, said the influenza season hit late this year.

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SOAPBOX: Flu stuffs me about

Story Published: 3 Sep 2016

THERE are a number of things I'd probably change about myself if I had the ability to do so with the click of a finger.

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Health warning as flu outbreak grips Toowoomba

Story Published: 22 Aug 2016

TOOWOOMBA and the Darling Downs residents can take steps to avoid the influenza A strain causing wide-spread illness across...

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Influenza cases cause school, nursing home closures

Story Published: 20 Aug 2016

A TOOWOOMBA public health official has warned a strain of influenza was taking hold across the region with one school set...

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Command centres could be coming to a hospital near you

Story Published: 8 Aug 2016

An Australian first health command centre is coming to QLD hospitals but not in time for flu season.

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Influenza A outbreak on Sunshine Coast

Story Published: 5 Aug 2016

UP to 30 residents of a Sunshine Coast aged care facility have been put into isolation after an outbreak of influenza type...

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Another good reason to have sex

Story Published: 23 Jul 2016

Hooray for researchers who say a twice-weekly romp produces more cold and flu antibodies.

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