The Omicron Variant – How Can We Stop the Spread?

COVID-19 is an infectious disease caused by the SARS-CoV-2 virus, first discovered in December 2019. COVID-19 has spread rapidly around the world despite stringent efforts at control via quarantine and border closures. Within months of being first identified, COVID-19 was designated a pandemic in March 2020 by the World Health Organisation (WHO).     SARS-CoV-2 transmission…

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Here’s the Latest Info on How to Get a Covid-19 Vax in QLD.

To keep yourself and your community as safe and healthy as possible, everyone who can get vaccinated should get vaccinated.   Follow this link to find the latest information on how to get a COVID-19 vaccination in Queensland.   https://www.qld.gov.au/health/conditions/health-alerts/coronavirus-covid-19/protect-yourself-others/covid-19-vaccine/book?fbclid=IwAR10DIQzpGMZ48ut72UhJoFA0nlEulwyN6lMY1HlIzWZ1jnYk3LfnBTtACE

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In The News: AusTrials Helping Novavax Determine The Optimum COVID-19 Booster Schedule

COVID-19 is a respiratory illness that has rapidly spread across the globe. Here at AusTrials, we are running a clinical study testing an investigational vaccine that may prevent both influenza and COVID-19 infection, using a single vaccination approach.   Read about AusTrials’ involvement in this exciting new trial in the Life Sciences Queensland Newsletter:   https://www.lsq.com.au/case-study/on-going-covid-19-protection-the-queensland-company-thats-helping-novavax-determine-the-optimum-booster-schedule/…

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Understanding Severe Asthma Management

Severe asthma is defined as asthma that remains uncontrolled with on-going symptoms despite maximal therapy and where other reasons have been addressed, such as improving adherence to treatment, addressing technique issues with inhaler use, decreasing triggers and other factors (e.g. smoking, weight management, chronic sinusitis).   It is thought that approximately 3% of asthmatics are…

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