On 1 July 2017, Minister Hunt encouraged all Australians to talk to their doctor about immunisation to ensure they are fully protected against preventable diseases.Read More
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This joint Position Statement aims to strongly refute and reject the findings of the Cochrane Review Report titled Direct-acting antivirals for chronic hepatitis C, published by the Cochrane Hepato‐Biliary Group on 6 June 2017.Read More
Clinicians have slammed the Cochrane Review, highlighting the irresponsible nature of the review and its clinical flaws. In the media statement the Clinicians reaffirmed their support for the new generation of hepatitis C therapies, and are urging people to not be swayed by the flawed report.Read More
Creative Gourmet frozen berries are being taken off shelves across Australia after another hepatitis A scare hit the brand.
The food safety regulator issued the "precautionary" recall on Friday, asking anyone who had bought the Creative Gourmet Frozen Mixed Berries 300-gram product with a best-before date before January 15, 2021 to return it immediately to the supermarket for a refund.Read More