Heart specialists have updated the guidelines for treating acute coronary syndrome (ACS).

Canberra Hospital will soon be topped with a 500kW solar array.

Research shows that in 2013, physical inactivity cost the world about $75.6 billion in healthcare expenditure and lost productivity.

An extra 5,700 Australian kids have been vaccinated this year.

Medicinal marijuana has left the lab in New South Wales.

A band of Indigenous organisations wants a different royal commission.

Scientists have identified positive changes that occur after a person has been diagnosed with dementia.

The Walter and Eliza Hall Institute is creating a free online database of more than 100 scientifically-accurate 3D biomedical animations.

The Federal Government wants to use high-tech data analysis to cut the number of people on welfare.

A new technique developed in Australia could help predict the likelihood of kidney transplant rejection.

A new report says the high rate of hospitalisation for treatable conditions in some areas shows Australia’s health system is failing many.

A National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) review panel is looking at letting parents use IVF to choose the gender of their child.

A third of pregnant women have iron deficiency, according to new research.

A new study has identified nearly 100 previously unknown parts of the brain.

The Darwin council of Palmerston has voted in favour of putting “breastfeeding friendly” stickers and signs up in the local library and other government spaces.

Air pollution from shipping emissions in East Asia alone leads to to tens of thousands of premature deaths a year.

Experts have claimed that Australian medical professionals need to be better trained to read X-rays.

Asbestos is still being used in building products on Australian sites, and experts want a serious response.

Faecal transplants are becoming more common in the treatment of human gut problems, but there is still some mystery as to what the wondrous poop pills actually contain.

US Vice President Joe Biden has toured one of Australia’s top cancer centres.

Research has revealed the importance of our daily rhythms.

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