Health

Thu 9 Apr 2020

All the virus news from the past 24 hours

All the virus news from the past 24 hours

It has been another frantic day of coronavirus developments in Australia. Here’s everything you need to know about how it will affect you.

Coast man’s remarkable birthday party in quarantine

premium_icon Coast man’s remarkable birthday party in quarantine

Today was Jordan Bond’s 30th birthday. The only trouble is he’s stuck in quarantine at the Voco Hotel. But that wasn’t going to stop his creative family.

Who gets a ventilator if hospitals are flooded

premium_icon Who gets a ventilator if hospitals are flooded

A guide for doctors reveals who gets access to a ventilator and other scarce equipment first if hospitals are overwhelmed during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Dangers of accessing super early

premium_icon Dangers of accessing super early

A whopping number of Australians have applied to access their superannuation early, but experts are warning the option should be considered as a 'last resort'.

Dutton was in isolation for 25 days

Dutton was in isolation for 25 days

Home Affairs Minister Peter Dutton has finally been released from self-isolation, after testing positive to COVID-19 last month.

How this firm saved 800 jobs amid COVID-19

premium_icon How this firm saved 800 jobs amid COVID-19

A firm has switched from automotive accessories to a crucial piece of protective gear and in the process, ensured its 800 staff remain employed.

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