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NSW records five new coronavirus cases

NSW has recorded five new cases of COVID-19 as the cluster at a private clinic grows and patients at a radiology practice are warned to monitor their health for symptoms.

Hand-washing masks increases risks: study

Hand-washing cloth masks only increases the risk of COVID-19 contamination but machine-washing them can make them as safe as surgical masks, according to new research.

Aussie companies face mental health battle

Australian companies face a challenge to bridge the gap between awareness of mental health issues in the workplace and taking action to improve the wellbeing of staff, a leading industry figure says.