A new review has found Tasmania's health system is underfunded “in excess of $90 million a year”.

Experts say industry influence on research agendas must be addressed.

The ACT Government has launched an independent review into workplace culture in ACT public health services.

The move to rename Brisbane’s Lady Cilento Children's Hospital should cost taxpayers up to $500,000.

Oxfam says pharmaceutical companies avoided paying about $215 million in taxes in Australia each year for the last three years.

Federal Labor has given up its opposition the Trans-Pacific Partnership.

Researchers have found out what happens when an octopus takes MDMA.

Experts want to ban the sale of caffeinated energy drinks to children and young people.

The Federal Health Minister wants the Tasmanian Government to explain its plan to move Royal Hobart Hospital patients from beds to chairs to free up space.

US researchers have helped mice beat their cocaine addictions using gene therapy.

Almost 900,000 people have opted out of My Health Record.

Experts have raised alarm about “an epidemic of child abuse and neglect” in Australia.

The Prime Minister has ordered a royal commission into Australia's aged-care sector.

A major Australian trial suggests taking a daily dose of aspirin does not lower the risk of death, disability or cardiovascular disease.

Men in the Australia/NZ region have a 1 in 2 chance of getting some sort of cancer in their lifetimes, according to the WHO.

Experts say Australia’s health system is under strain and in urgent need of transformation.

Vaccination rates appear to have increased since welfare payments were cut for unvaccinated children.

A new study has assessed how attractive men find a women's body odour.

Thousands of people are seeking damages over Roundup herbicides in the US, causing concern about what will happen in Australia.

HIV advocates have condemned measures in the SA budget that cut funding for STI services.

An investigation has found Port Pirie Hospital staff failed to provide care to elderly patient who died from a severe bedsore.

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