Bushfire health impacts 'unprecedented', says RACP

Long-term effects of smoke exposure unknown, as doctors urged to seek support if needed: RACP

Doctors have already seen an increase in respiratory illnesses since the bushfire emergency began, in what the Royal Australasian College of Physicians describes as an “unprecedented” health crisis.

Professor John Wilson
Professor John Wilson.

The RACP says Australians are entering unknown territory when considering the lasting consequences