An AFL player has received a $1.4 million insurance payout for concussion damage.

A new study has revealed the covert marketing tactics used by the tobacco industry.

E-cigarettes may soon be available on prescription.

Victoria’s health minister has resigned as the state’s leadership struggles to place blame for its hotel quarantine issues.

Obesity has been linked to reduced brain ‘plasticity’ – the ability to form new mental pathways.

Australian researchers have created a first-in-class antibody designed to prevent clotting.

An audit has found that a Queensland Health IT bungle cost taxpayers $33 million to fix.

Experts say food-focused phone apps can help families make healthier choices.

SA Parliament's Lower House has passed a bill to create ‘safe access zones’ around abortion clinics.

The most recent bushfire season in Australia racked up smoke-related health costs of around $1.95 billion ...

Reports this week suggest ongoing concerns about PPE stocks for healthcare workers in Victoria.

New data suggests persistent fatigue occurs in more than half of patients recovered from COVID-19.

Australian researchers have won the prestigious Ig Nobel in Physics for a bizarre experiment involving a drunk worm and a subwoofer.

New research suggests we are what we eat, not what we weigh.

Experts say the future of aged care must be built on better housing design.

Australian engineers have invented a glove that simulates the sense of touch.

The NSW Government says it wants to promote mentally healthy workplaces.

DNA analysis shows the movements of Vikings outside Scandinavia, as they pillaged Britain and Europe.

Queensland's Chief Health Officer (CHO) is under police protection after receiving death threats over her stance on borders.

An expert leading a government review has criticised rapid COVID-19 testing devices rushed onto the Australian market.

Experts say asthmatics face toxic risks from steroid tablets.

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Even though many of us have been forced indoors, the COVID-19 crisis is eroding our privacy.

I am Tim Hall; a red-blooded, beer-drinking, Commodore-driving Australian male who has no interest in watching sports – at least, not the sports played by humans.

This week marked an astounding leap forward, scientifically speaking - taking a picture of something that cannot be seen.

Chiropractic is a surprisingly popular form of alternative medicine - so mainstream that it’s hardly ‘alternative’ and so non-scientific that it’s barely ‘medicine’.

Our cars are being programmed to kill us.

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