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Rising Covid-19 and flu infections will exacerbate staff shortages and transport problems as health experts warn the real number of virus cases could be more than twice as bad as it appears.

Third wave of Covid-19, record cases of flu to break the economy, worsen the shortage of workers, problems with transport

Soaring Covid-19 and flu infections will exacerbate staff shortages and transport problems as health experts warn the true number of virus cases may be more than twice as bad as they appear. While the death toll from covid has risen steadily since March, the perception that the disease is no longer as serious for younger …

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Monkey pox is probably spreading under the radar “For a while,” says the WHO

The WHO said on Wednesday that hundreds of cases of monkeypox had occurred outside African countries, where the disease usually occurs, and warned that the virus was likely to spread under radar. “Investigations are ongoing, but the sudden outbreak of smallpox in many countries also suggests that there may have been an undetected transmission for …

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“We need people to take this seriously”: Queensland Children’s Hospital is under pressure with a sharp rise in flu and respiratory tract cases

The emergency department of Queensland Children’s Hospital (QCH) in Brisbane is experiencing unprecedented demand, with record numbers of patients last month. Key points: This year’s flu season started earlier than usual and seems to be peaking before the typical August peak. People are more susceptible to the flu than in previous years after being protected …

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