Deaths occur mainly in children under five years of age, primarily from pneumonia, and occasionally from encephalitis.

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10th Dec. 2019 2:12 PM

Queensland’s 63rd case of measles has been confirmed, with authorities warning a man who contracted the infection spent a...

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27th Nov. 2019 8:11 PM

The WAG of a rugby league star has compared a tiny island nation to Nazi Germany for its compulsory vaccination after 24...

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26th Nov. 2019 3:11 PM

It’s considered the holy grail of public health, and Cairns scientists are one step closer to developing it.

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15th Nov. 2019 8:11 AM

'It can land you in hospital and there's the possibility of fatal complications such as pneumonia and brain...

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29th Oct. 2019 2:10 PM

Council launches cut price vaccination and microchipping voucher program for Rockhampton dog owners

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17th Oct. 2019 8:10 PM

Australian children aged six months to five will be given free flu vaccines in 2020 if Health Minister Greg Hunt agrees.

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28th Aug. 2019 4:08 AM

A Townsville public health expert warns a peak in flu cases is on its way north, and has urged people to get vaccinated.

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09th Aug. 2019 10:08 AM

TRIBUTES have flowed in for the 35-year-old Toowoomba mum who lost her life to flu on Wednesday morning, many saying her...

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08th Aug. 2019 6:08 AM