'Unacceptable': Are we becoming desensitised to the number of COVID deaths?

Anita Beaumont
By Anita Beaumont
Updated June 20 2022 - 1:48am, first published June 16 2022 - 10:00pm
Is apathy to the COVID-19 death toll setting in?

Up to 15,000 Australians are expected to die of COVID-19 this year, but experts question whether more lives could have been saved with early access to antiviral medications.


Anita Beaumont

Anita Beaumont


Anita Beaumont is a health and general news reporter at the Newcastle Herald.

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