Carmel Sparke

Carmel Sparke

Carmel is news editor of 6minutes.

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Poisons experts are used to calls about accidental ingestion of bleach, but now they’re seeing a rise in queries about its…
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The surgeons' college is calling for a national coronavirus vaccine mandate for all healthcare staff, saying doctors in…
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Approvals for medicinal cannabis prescriptions continue to rise, with TGA data showing GPs applied for more than three times…
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Intensivists are warning the nation has 195 fewer ICU beds staffed and ready to go than it did at the beginning of the…
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Death threats, "extraordinary personal attacks" and online abuse are a common experience for the doctors and COVID-19…
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GPs across southern Queensland are reporting falling numbers of COVID-19 vaccination appointments, forcing them to cancel…
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A handheld device under trial in Canberra will enable GPs to physically examine patients remotely, including ear, throat and…
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