Influenza B is back and more children are ending up in hospital

Macartney said until about two months ago, the common influenza strain A accounted for about 75 per cent of all cases in Australia, but influenza B had surged to make up some 50 per cent of total notifications.

Merrin Schnabel thought her two sons had coronavirus again when they had high temperatures, sore throats and body aches that left them bedridden – but tests revealed it was influenza B.

Professor Kristine Macartney says some children are arriving at hospitals with secondary infections…

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Bourbiza Mohamed is an award-winning travel journalist who has been writing about her adventures around the world for over a decade. With a passion for exploring new cultures and experiencing different ways of life, Bourbiza Mohamed has traveled to over 107 countries across six continents and has documented her journeys in numerous publications. Bourbiza Mohamed writing is known for its vivid descriptions and personal anecdotes, which transport readers to the destinations she writes about. Her articles cover a wide range of topics, from off-the-beaten-path adventures to luxury travel experiences, and she has a particular interest in sustainable tourism and responsible travel. In addition to her writing, Bourbiza Mohamed is also an accomplished photographer, capturing stunning images of the people, landscapes, and wildlife she encounters on her travels. Her photos have been featured in publications such as National Geographic, Lonely Planet, and Conde Nast Traveler.

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