Emily Dunn

Emily Dunn

Emily Dunn is a Clinical Features Writer for Australian Doctor Group.

Ms Dunn has worked as a journalist for 15 years including seven as a news reporter for The Sydney Morning Herald. She has a Master of Public Health and is currently studying medicine

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It’s the most infectious vaccine-preventable disease and it’s sweeping the world. Measles transmission has quadrupled in a…
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This is a time when patients are most at risk of iatrogenic illness: discharged from hospital, with changes to medications…
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It’s one of the most common seasonal viruses threatening children, and one for which we are low on ammunition. But…
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There’s no doubt it’s divisive: at one end of the spectrum are GPs who label it all ‘bunk’; at the other are the GPs trying…
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The young woman was living on the street, dependent on opioids and methamphetamine, and struggling with mental health issues…
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It has been labelled Australia’s least-known major health problem. Diabetic foot disease afflicts 50,000 Australians with…
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It is a disease as old as womankind and, some would say, as misunderstood. The first recorded symptoms of a gynaecological…
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