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1 in 200 Australians seek treatment for alcohol and other drugs

About 1 in 200 people in Australia sought treatment for alcohol and other drug use in 2014–15, with just over […]

Australian first in-utero spinal surgery

A team from Mater, in collaboration with a team from Vanderbilt University Hospital in the USA, are the first in […]

TGA hazard alert for Medtronic deep brain stimulation therapy DBS Extension mod…

Consumers and health professionals are advised that Medtronic Australasia, in consultation with the TGA, is issuing a hazard alert for […]

New recommendations to stop antibiotics sooner

Experts have recommended that doctors can stop antibiotics sooner in children, helping them to leave hospital earlier and fighting antibiotic...

Innovative game informs on heart disease

Arm and chest pain, cold sweat, nausea, dizziness and shortness of breath could all be signs of a pending heart […]

Should osteoarthritis therapy target particular muscle segments?

La Trobe University researchers have discovered people with hip osteoarthritis suffer from shrinkage of a special group of deep gluteal […]

Spiders put the bite on irritable bowel syndrome pain

Spiders have helped researchers from Australia and the US discover a new target for irritable bowel syndrome pain. In the […]

New cancer vaccine one step closer

A team led by Monash University and the University of Queensland has developed a new approach to harnessing the body’s immune system […]

Epirubicin ACT

Generic Name: Epirubicin hydrochloride Product Name: Epirubicin ACT Indication This medicine is used to treat the following types of cancer: […]

Improving oral health in South Australia

A ceremony to mark the start of construction of the Riverland Oral Health Centre will be held in Berri today. […]

Tracking the entire journey of body’s immune cells

The entire journey of the body’s specialist immune cells will be tracked for the first time as part of a […]

First steps in muscle regeneration

Scientists from Monash University’s Australian Regenerative Medicine Institute (ARMI) have found the first real evidence of how muscles may be...

‘Meat Free Week’ can offer physical and mental benefits according to new resear…

A major scientific study authored by researchers from the University of Queensland and the University of Warwick has revealed eating […]

Does getting fit and eating better help you drink less?

Could winning a battle with alcohol be helped by eating your greens and walking more? A national QUT study is […]

Study of media’s impact on statin use wins national award

A study that found Australians changed their use of statin medications after an ABC TV Catalyst program questioned their effectiveness has won a...