Australians are again being urged to download the COVID-19 contact-tracing app, following recent updates.

CSIRO has launched Australia’s first accredited face mask testing facility.

Policing cannabis costs Australia over $1 billion every year.

Experts say human papillomaviruses (HPV) may cause prostate cancer too.

One of Australia's social justice commissioners has called for alcohol label reform.

Researchers say probiotics may help treat depression.

New technology is expected to improve cystic fibrosis detection and treatment.

Almost $60 million has been provided to boost Victoria’s mental health system as Victorians struggle under COVID-19 lockdown.

Part of the Australian Institute of Sport is being sold off and turned into a centre of excellence for Paralympic and women's sports.

A South Australian COVID-19 vaccine trial has cleared Phase 1.

Researchers are focusing on paramedics and other health workers’ own health and wellbeing during COVID-19.

Mobile phone towers are not making people sick - but the belief that they are dangerous is.

A recent study investigated whether more Australian kids would try cannabis if it was legalised.

Victorian public schools are offering free pads and tampons to students.

South Australian public hospitals have been accused of failing to deliver appropriate and acceptable care to patients with disabilities.

The Closing the Gap goals have been changed.

SA Water has been testing for COVID-19 in wastewater.

A new study has again shown that fluoridated water is linked to fewer cases of severe tooth cavities.

A comprehensive study of vaccine safety has concluded, once again, that vaccines are ‘remarkably safe’.

Many companies have moved over to making hand sanitiser during COVID-19, and regulators want to make sure they are doing it correctly.

Australian flu cases appear to have dropped by more than 99 per cent during COVID-19 lockdowns.

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