Tag Archives: BACK

Vic premier hits back at PM over criticism

Daniel Andrews and Scott Morrison are at loggerheads over Victoria’s controversial roadmap, with the premier hitting back at the prime minister’s “worst case” criticism. The premier vented on Tuesday after two days of Commonwealth criticism about the roadmap. His comments came as Victoria reported eight more coronavirus deaths and new cases rose slightly to 55.… Read More »

How did Australia lose its grip on covid-19 and can it get it back?

By Alice Klein Empty streets in Melbourne, Australia, where lockdown rules are in place to limit the spread of coronavirusDANIEL POCKETT/AAP/PA Images Australia was tantalisingly close to eliminating the coronavirus, but is now seeing a surge in new cases. What went wrong and can it regain control? The country was initially able to contain covid-19 by… Read More »

Can acid reflux cause upper back pain

The classic symptom of gastroesophageal reflux disease GERD is heartburn felt in the chest, but can this condition cause similar symptoms of burning pain in the back? While people can experience GERD and back pain at the same time, GERD is more likely caused by something related to existing back pain or its treatment. Here… Read More »

What is arthritis of lower back

In the past, people were radiofrequency denervation, might be used bed and we now realise the back pain comes arthritis natural changes that happen over time to the small joints in the spine called facet some simple painkillers to allow. What are the causes and. Another type of injection, called advised to rest up in… Read More »

Ousted BARDA director pushed back on chloroquine claims and faced whistleblower retaliation, complaint says

After his surprise removal from the Department of Health and Human Services’ (HHS’) Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority (BARDA)—a key agency partnered with pharma companies on COVID-19 drugs, vaccines and diagnostics—former Director Rick Bright is alleging whistleblower retaliation by HHS leadership.  In an 89-page complaint published by The New York Times, Bright says he was “involuntarily… Read More »

Saudi Arabia hits back at US 'threats' over missing journalist

Saudi Arabia says it rejects any “threats” of sanctions or political pressure from the United States over the disappearance of a journalist. Jamal Khashoggi, a critic of the Saudi regime, has been missing since he entered the country’s consulate in Turkey on 2 October. Turkish officials say he was killed and dismembered inside the building… Read More »