• More than 7000 people challenge COVID-19 fines, but most fail

    1 month ago - By Sydney Morning Herald

    During the recent lockdown, officers were told to “start writing tickets” to ensure compliance with restrictions, promising “you get it wrong, I understand, and I won't hold you to account for that”.
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  • ‘Significant differences' exist in COVID-19 vaccination rates among people with HIV

    ‘Significant differences' exist in COVID-19 vaccination rates among people with HIV

    1 month ago - By Healio

    COVID-19 vaccination rates differ significantly among people with HIV, researchers found.
    According to a study published in the Journal of Infectious Diseases, factors that influence these differences include age, race, sex, body mass index and country of residence.
    “Data have shown that people with HIV have increased COVID-19 morbidity and mortality,” Steven Grinspoon, MD, professor of medicine at Harvard Medical School and director of the Nutrition Obesity Research Center at Harvard, told Healio.
    “Thus,” Grinspoon said, “it is critical that people with HIV,
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