For the first time in 15 years Townsville Hospital will receive funding towards redeveloping and expanding their children's ward.
Brisbane set to manufacture MND drug
Queensland Premier Anastasia Palaszczuk announced yesterday a significant deal that would see Brisbane manufacture a potential new treatment for Motor Neurone Disease (MND).
Palaszczuk told the BIO International Convention in the United States that Woolloongabba’s Patheon signed a deal with Queensland company NuNerve Party Limited to manufacture a drug for MND, which will eventually be used in human trials.
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Brisbane’s first Trans Fair Day
Brisbane hosted its first Trans Fair Day over the weekend in New Farm Neighbourhood Centre.
The fair, hoping to become an annual event, is a community focused day that supports the mental and physical health of local Trans and Gender Diverse People of all ages.
The event went ahead on Sunday with the support of Neami National, Many Genders One Voice the Queensland AIDS Council and other local LGBTI support groups.
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