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Ultrasound use in medical practice

In an ACTA Informatica Medica article, a research team, including lead author Al...
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Med prices could be halved if reforms pass

The prices of 170 common prescription medicines could be slashed next year if PB...
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Superbug antibiotic search launched in Qld

Queensland scientists have launched a global search for antibiotics to combat su...
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Panic attacks linked to heart disease

People who suffer from panic attacks are more likely to develop heart disease, s...
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The Power of Herd Immunity

Herd Immunity is a concept which explains how vaccines prevent the spread of dis...
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D&C greatly ups risks of premature births

The minor operation called D&C raises the risk by nearly 70 per cent of a wo...
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Doubts on long-term knee op benefit

A Danish study has cast doubts about the long term benefit of knee arthroscopy, ...
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Qld skin stocks low after cafe explosion

Donated skin stocks are running low in Queensland as doctors treat victims from ...
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Superbug found in Vic hospitals

Victorian hospitals to crack down on infection controls after almost 60 cases we...
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Nursing and midwifery voices vital in health reforms

Four peak nursing and midwifery organisations have joined forces to call on the ...
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Aust cancer vaccine inventor wins award

Former Australian of the Year, Professor Ian Frazer, has won an international aw...
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Diet at conception can affect baby's DNA

Researchers say a baby s DNA can be affected by what their mother eats befor...
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Passing on positivity - can PsyCap help healthy ageing?

As the Australian community ages, the development of innovative and creative way...
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More Australians do bowel kit business

More women than men took part in free national bowel cancer screening program, s...
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Medical potential for seaweed extract

A seaweed extract reduced symptoms of an inflammatory bowel disorder in mice stu...
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In-school health programs led by RNs show success in reaching students

Integrating a registered nurse into Australian schools to help students make inf...
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Vic prostate cancer research gets boost

The Victorian government has announced $1.6 million for prostate cancer research...
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Allied health and nursing role in aged care demand

New Zealand’s allied health and nursing workforce has a role to play in fi...
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Legal marijuana doesn't increase teen use

Teen marijuana use doesn t increase after laws allow the drug s medical ...
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NSW hospitals to be in crisis by 2017: AMA

The state s leading medical body has warned that NSW hospitals will reach cr...
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Medicare doesn't mean free care: Ley

Federal health minister Sussan Ley says some people misunderstand Medicare to me...
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Dietitians keeping the body in mind

A pioneering Sydney program is tackling the nutritional and physical health of y...
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