Department of Health media releases
7 March 2018 Queensland’s female researchers leading the way
Queensland Health is shining a spotlight on female researchers across the state this Queensland Women’s Week (3 – 11 March).
22 February 2018 Belt up below the bump
Queensland Health data shows many pregnant women in Queensland are not wearing their seat belts correctly, or are scared to wear them altogether.
21 February 2018 Whooping cough cases down but not out in Queensland
The number of whooping cough cases has dramatically decreased in the last five years, but Queensland Health experts are warning Queenslanders to stay vigilant and vaccinate.
14 February 2018 National Condom Day calls for Queenslanders to wrap-up
Queenslanders are being urged to spread love, not sexually transmissible infections (STI) this Valentine’s Day and National Condom Day.
8 February 2018 Digital in Queensland Health’s DNA –eHealth Expo 2018
Big data, Artificial Intelligence (AI) and genomic technology will be some of the hot topics discussed at the Queensland Health eHealth Expo on Thursday 7 June.
8 February 2018 Queensland mothers still smoking during pregnancy
The percentage of Queensland women who are smoking during pregnancy is above the national average, according to the latest data.
4 January 2018 Mosquito control measures at Lytton
Queensland Health is undertaking mosquito control measures at Lytton after the detection of two species of invasive mosquito.