Anti-vax NRL stars creating headaches for GPs

Gold Coast doctors fear a surge in flu and COVID-19 cases due misinformation on social media

An irate GP has taken aim at high profile anti-vax NRL players, warning their celebrity power is turning patients off having their flu vaccinations and risking a surge in both flu and COVID-19 cases.

Gold Coast Titans player Brian Kelly. Photo: Getty

GP Dr Katrina McLean, chair of General Practice Gold Coast, says doctors are spending more time debunking vaccination