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Opinion: Rising coronavirus cases among Victorian health workers could threaten our pandemic response

Over the past week, we’ve seen a spike in the number of COVID-19 infections among health-care workers in Victoria.


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Opinion: During COVID-19, women are opting for ‘freebirthing’ if homebirths aren’t available. And that’s a worry

The pandemic is prompting some Australian pregnant women to give birth at home without a midwife or registered health provider, according to a survey out this week.


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Expert: ‘Peculiarities of the pandemic’ are trigger points for eating disorders

A Western mental health expert has shed light on the ongoing, traumatic effects of COVID-19 for people living with eating disorders.