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24 December, 2020

Australian Study Finds COVID-19 'Long Haulers' Suffer Symptoms Months After Coronavirus Infection

The first Australian study of COVID-19 'long-haulers' has found up to 40 per cent of them experienced persistent symptoms after SARS-CoV-2 infection including fatigue, breathlessness and chest pain.

27 October, 2020

Australian Tribunal: Chemical Sensitivity Not An 'Injury' But Employee's Claim Gets Up

A tribunal case reported by Australian law firm HBA Legal.

09 November, 2021

Australian-First Study Finds Most Critical COVID Patients Have Symptoms For Months

A profile of Australian long-COVID sufferer Sherene Magana Cruz.

07 July, 2022

Australians Living Longer But With More Chronic Disease, COVID 'Excess Deaths' Jump: National Health Report

Life expectancy rates in Australia are continuing to rise but almost half of us are living with a chronic health condition. That's according to the latest report on the nation's health, issued every two years by the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW).

02 June, 2020

Bad Conspiracy Theories: The Bad, The Worse And The Ugliest

An article reviewing a video by discredited ME/CFS researcher Judy Mikovits.

26 July, 2022

Banished To Nomad Land

Marie Leblanc, 57, was diagnosed with multiple chemical sensitivity (MCS) and electromagnetic hypersensitivity ten years ago. It's a condition she's battled her whole life, and in 2019 she decided she could no longer tolerate the pain and discomfort of indoor living options.

17 October, 2021

Banoffee On New Album ‘Teartracks’: “It Can Feel Very Double-Sided To Have A Break-Up Record Written About You”

After COVID-19 upended both her music career and love life, Martha Brown decided to make an album of honesty, heartbreak and humour.

03 August, 2022

Battling Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, Help For Sufferers

Many who suffer from Chronic Fatigue Syndrome say acquaintances, employers, and even family members have accused them of being “lazy” or “flaky,” instead of empathizing with their health-related battle.

14 August, 2022

BBC Inside Science Segment On #MECFS, LongCovid And Microclots

BBC Inside Science segment on #MECFS, #LongCovid and Microclots includes brief interviews with Professor Douglas Kell (@dbkell) and Professor Resia Pretorius (@resiapretorius).

13 June, 2022

BBC Viewers Are 'Over The Moon' To See Kirsty Young Return To Presenting Duties For The First Time To Front The Platinum Jubilee Coverage After A Four-Year Break To Receive Treatment For Fibromyalgia

Kirsty Young returned to the BBC after a four-year break due to health reasons.

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