Isolation and working remotely during COVID-19 has led to many workers feeling lonely and depressed which makes R U OK? Day on September 10 so vital in 2020. R U OK? is a suicide prevention movement founded in Australia which aims to inspire people to ask that simple question and start the conversation with friends, family and co-workers to help assist with mental health issues. Many people battle depression, anxiety and other...

The ongoing testing for COVID-19 is crucial to help contain the spread of the virus and to treat people have been infected. In Australia alone, there have been over 600,000 tests conducted which have been gradually increased to about 23,000 a day as of early May. There are two different kinds of test and only one of them is regarded as truly effective. That is the nasal swap which detects the presence of...

Businesses and governments are cautiously exploring lifting COVID-19 restrictions, but it is important we don't get too complacent too soon. In Australia, the Queensland Government has eased restrictions allowing for travel of up to 51km from home and picnics in the park. The National Rugby League has bold plans to return to action by the end of May while sporting leagues around the world including soccer leagues in Europe have similar ambitions. Non-essential...