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Travellers warned after Tas measles case

Travellers on an international and domestic flight are being told to visit their doctor immediately after a young Tasmanian woman flew with an infectious case of measles. The 25-year-old returned to Australia last Thursday from the Philippines on Cebu Pacific flight 5J49 and then flew on Qantas flight QF2051 from Melbourne to Devonport on Friday.… Read More »

Parents urgently warned not to give babies teething necklaces after child dies

Parents have been urgently warned to keep their babies away from teething necklaces, after The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has deemed them unsafe. The FDA issued the warning after an 18-month old child was strangled to death by his amber teething necklace during a nap. A seven-month old child also choked on the beads… Read More »