The Commonwealth Bank has sold its insurance business CommInsure Life for $3.8 billion.

Progress has slowed on plans for artificial intelligence to help users navigate the NDIS.

The Victorian corruption watchdog says illicit drug use is "likely" to be widespread among the state's ambulance service.

A coroner has recommended a warning label for the quit-smoking drug Champix.

Carbohydrates could be the key to a successful malaria vaccine.

The Global Burden of Disease study (GBD) has been used to make global estimates for the state of the world’s health.

The Department of Human Services has issued new Medicare numbers after it was revealed they were being sold online.

The SA Government is no longer sending ambulances to all crashes.

Australian researchers say there may be a link between the brain's immune system and the desire to drink alcohol.

Parkinson’s therapies could soon target an individual’s own unique brain, with a new technique developed by Australian researchers.

Queensland researchers have seen their work realised in the form of a 3D-printed shin bone.

Pathological internet addiction should be recognised as a disorder needing treatment, an Australian expert says.

A new combination of treatments has stopped melanoma ...

Doctors say a new vaccine will be an important weapon in the fight to protect women against cervical cancer.

Almost everyone has some kind of back pain, and new research suggests it may actually be a defence mechanism.

A new tool for imaging life at the nanoscale - developed in Australia - could provide new insights into the molecules involved in neuro-degenerative diseases.

Experts have drafted new national guidelines to help diagnose people with autism.

A new one-stop-shop has opened for Australian medtech.

Tasmanian child protection workers have walked off the job to protest allegedly heartless conditions.

The new Adelaide hospital is officially open, and the SA Government has some interesting ideas for the old site.

Researchers have used stem cells to restore function in a monkey model of Parkinson’s disease.

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