There is great concern this week about reports that the world’s first genetically edited babies have been born in China.

Australian-led research has found air pollution may increase the risk of intellectual disabilities in kids.

Queensland’s health minister has been referred to the state’s corruption commission ...

A massive international investigation has revealed a shocking number of medical device-related deaths.

Over half of Queensland's hospitals and aged care centres have tested positive for legionella bacteria.

The NT Government is spending $1 million to address spending problems in the Health Department.

Ambulance calls for misuse of an anti-epileptic drug called have increased tenfold in Victoria since 2012.

An Australian neuroscientist has discovered a previously unknown area in the human brain.

Australian research has led to the development of a new blood test for the early diagnosis of ovarian cancer.

A local lab is using 3D printing in the fight against cancer.

Questions are being asked about the credibility of the Queensland government’s poll to change the name of the Lady Cilento Children's Hospital.

Over 200,000 Australians are now on the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS), and almost all report positive experiences.

Experts say the opioid epidemic is reaching Australia.

Legal experts have proposed major changes to South Australia’s surrogacy laws.

Public health advocates are concerned about the closure of sexual health clinics during a syphilis outbreak in Adelaide.

A new project will help Brisbane residents with hayfever and seasonal asthma keep a check on levels of grass pollen in the air.

Around one in three Australian households are at risk of potentially deadly Listeria infection, new stats suggest.

Many foods labelled as “gluten-free” in fact contain gluten, new research suggests.

Stats show there has been a fairly slow uptake of medical cannabis, possibly because of a lack of good evidence.

The Foodbank charity says the Federal Government’s decision to slash its funding “beggars belief”.

The window of time to opt out of the My Health Record system closes this week.

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