A technological link between the brain and muscles has allowed a paralysed man to feed himself.

The 28-day human menstrual cycle has been mimicked using “organ-on-a-chip” technology.

Experts say up to 3.8 million Australian adults are missing out on free vaccinations each year.

Scientists have grown blood vessels on spinach leaves.

NSW Ambulance is investigating a paramedic who raised concerns about the safety of patients.

The West Australian Government appears likely to introduce ‘no jab no play’ laws.

A new blood test can determine if a child is on the autism spectrum with 96 per cent accuracy, according to American researchers.

The National Wastewater Drug Monitoring Program has revealed methylamphetamine is growing in prevalence across all regions of Australia.

Monash researchers have created an inhalable form of oxytocin ...

Three rugby league teams have been handed concussion fines worth a total of $350,000.

Health authorities are considering adding ‘black triangle’ warnings for drugs.

Australian researchers are working on a less invasive, more precise way to manage blood cancers.

Reproductive medicine experts say there can be an element of ‘fat-shaming’ in IVF.

Australian researchers say a parasite from cats may actually change a person’s brain.

There is “much to look forward to” for patients with rheumatoid arthritis, according to Australian experts.

The twentieth case of black lung in Queensland has been confirmed.

The BCA says serious budget repair is needed to avoid big cuts to social services and living standards.

Experts say obese people face particular risks staying overnight at small hospitals.

Research has shown the importance of human contact for babies in the first days of their lives.

The Federal Government wants to ban unvaccinated children from childcare centres.

New research shows the usefulness of marijuana for epilepsy.

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Rates of autism diagnosis have increased 20 fold over the last 30 years, and no, it’s not because of vaccines.

NASA has sent a robot into space that will hitchhike through the Solar System on the back of an asteroid.

I went to a science talk looking for controversy but all I found was science.

‘Ninety-seven per cent of climate experts agree humans are causing global warming’ – a statement about agreement that not everyone agrees on.

There is excitement in the world of astronomy, with suggestions our solar system could contain a never-before-seen planet.

Researchers say they have evidence that an object about ten times the mass of Earth has been hiding in the outer solar system.

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