Australians are pioneering a powerful new genome editing technique.

Research suggests deep brain stimulation can halve symptoms of severe OCD.

Chinese scientists have created a face mask that can alert the wearer if they have been exposed to viruses.

The World Health Organization (WHO) is strongly advising against antibody treatments for COVID-19.

The federal government says it will spend an extra $1.4 billion to help healthcare providers and the aged care sector deal with ...

A review has found that after 21 years, Sydney's supervised injecting centre is a success.

Nitrous oxide, also known as laughing gas, is a common and effective painkiller for use in childbirth, but it is a greenhouse gas, and experts are trying to reduce its environmental impact.

Researchers say a video-based programme helped kids cut the kilos during lockdown.

The WA Government has made an improved wages offer for public sector workers.

New research brings the scientific world closer to making stem cells from a patient’s adult cells, rather than human embryos.

‘Resident ambassadors’ in aged care settings could reduce incidences of violence and aggression...

Researchers have come up with a new way to grow tissue for female reproductive system reconstruction.

New research suggests vaccines could induce strong immune responses against the 2022 monkeypox virus.

The Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry (DAFF) has called for adaptation to a changing biosecurity environment.

Senior health officials say Australia has passed its COVID-19 peak, but needs to be prepared for future waves.

A state and federal government partnership is providing funding for suicide aftercare in Tasmania.

The UN says human development has declined for the first time since it started measuring it.

When lockdowns forced researchers home, some came up with a new way to make ‘microspheres’.

The World Meteorological Organization (WMO) says that as the climate changes, global air quality is set to take a hit.

Superannuation giant HESTA has advised AGL Energy, Origin, Santos and Woodside it may offload their stocks ...

The Victorian Government has responded to disturbing emergency call stats.

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XENOTRANSPLANTATION - sounds like something that would happen to an ill-fated crew member in Star Trek, but it is also a technical term for using non-human parts to treat or enhance our own bodies. 

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, car-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’.

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