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In PNG some key health indicators have been stagnant at best and gone backwards at worst. Infant mortality, the incidence of diseases such as malaria have increased. Even diseases that had once been conquered such as cholera have returned.
by Jeffrey Wall - 4/03/2021 - 6 comments
After a years experience of COVID-19 worldwide, the continuing hold of discredited mathematical models regarding lockdowns remain.
As COVID-19 trudges through endless revisions of rules and regulations, Australia's response to the virus is beginning to resemble the blackest of farces.
by Steven Schwartz - 23/02/2021 - 12 comments
If nothing else coronavirus brings to the fore how poorly we are adapted to dealing with epidemic and pandemic outbreaks of infectious disease.
by Peter Curson - 22/02/2021 - 16 comments
Taking an illegal substance had never occurred to me until I stumbled across Michael Pollan's article in The New Yorker.
by Tania de Jong - 19/02/2021 - 7 comments
COVID has caused a kerfuffle amongst authorities in the Australian state of Victoria, who are still keen to host an international tennis tournament at considerable risk.
by Binoy Kampmark - 8/02/2021 - 6 comments
Abbott sees much gloom on the horizon for the 'Australian way of life' under assault by 'virus hysteria and health despotism'.
by Binoy Kampmark - 29/01/2021 - 31 comments
It made me think about the current trend in mandating the use of facemasks by the asymptomatic public during this time of Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2 (SARS-COV-2).
by James McKeon - 21/01/2021 - 7 comments
Vaccination is not without risk. The Prime Minister, Scott Morrison, has declared indemnification for vaccine manufacturers for adverse vaccine outcomes. What is missing is compensation for vax-injured individuals.
by John Paull - 14/01/2021 - 11 comments
Since the first decade of the 21st century public health specialists and the WHO have warned us about the possible outbreak and spread of a new virulent infectious disease once referred to as Disease X by the WHO.
by Peter Curson - 8/01/2021 - 37 comments
There is no explicit statement about abortion in the Old Testament or the New Testament versions of the Bible .Then why do Catholics, and many Christian fundamentalists, oppose abortion?
by Peter Bowden - 5/01/2021 - 48 comments
In January I wrote a blog on the major catastrophic events humans will face in the future. Unknown to me, a new virus was already spreading havoc across the globe.
by Suheil Dahdal - 30/12/2020 - 9 comments


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