A recent breakthrough has advanced the chance for two partners of the same sex to have a baby.

Experts say the water industry must get involved in the fight against “superbugs”, as the waste of modern medicine becomes a brand new health risk.

A joint report from 28 different medical groups says the annual health bill from the Hunter Valley coal industry is in the hundreds of millions.

The humble backyard hose can be a lifesaver in summer, but new research shows it is also loved by the bacteria that cause Legionnaires’ disease.

New studies have shown evidence of drug-resistant malaria across a much larger area than previously thought.

A round-up of studies shows that a baby’s immune system is tuned by early exposure to germs and bugs.

News South Wales unions have launched their campaign ahead of the state’s March 28 election.

One of Australia’s top scientists has warned that cuts to research funding will put the nation at risk.

The Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) is undertaking significant reform, prompted by an unlikely source.

A meeting of government bodies this week agreed to move ahead on a full scheme roll out of the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS).

A new report shows just how hard is for Australia’s homeless youth.

A 24-hour robo-surgery event was on this week, featuring micro-operations broadcast live on the internet.

The ACT will fund Australia’s first detailed long-term health study into the risks of living in houses contaminated with loose-fill asbestos.

One Australian expert says climate change is going to become a serious public health and safety risk.

A new Tasmanian health service will soon start offering fully bulk billed home visits by GPs.

High intensity weight training could be prescribed in the fight against dementia according to a recent study.

Five cases of hepatitis A have been blamed on frozen mixed berries, leading to a nationwide recall.

Human neural stem cells are showing promise for reversing learning and memory damage after chemotherapy.

Australian health experts have called on their colleagues to speak out against the Trans-Pacific Partnership agreement (TPPA), because of its major public health consequences.

A Queensland tech start-up has raised $25 million towards a goal of delivering vaccines quickly and easily.

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