The Productivity Commission says schools should employ “mental health and wellbeing” counsellors for children.

A farmer is the first person in Australia to launch legal action claiming Roundup caused his cancer.

The CEO of a Melbourne safe injecting room has been arrested on drug trafficking charges.

The South Australian government is building a screen at the Royal Adelaide's emergency department that some claim is designed to hide ambulance ramping from public view and scrutiny.

Experts say medical research is threatened by a lack of investment in stats.

New research suggests people with mental disorders have a life expectancy up to a decade shorter than the general population.

A new study could reveal why some Parkinson’s patients develop harmful addictive behaviours.

Adelaide has the highest methamphetamine use of all cities surveyed in a new report.

US researchers claim to have developed a new gene editing technique more accurate than CRISPR.

Regulations aimed at ensuring the safety for remote nurses have been criticised by the very nurses they are meant to protect.

Johnson & Johnson has recalled a batch of its baby powder in the US after government testing found trace amounts of asbestos in a bottle bought online.

Two new medicines for patients with cystic fibrosis are being listed on the PBS.

A review has found Victoria's Latrobe Regional Hospital mental health staff are often under limited supervision.

The Federal Government has launched a national action plan for osteoporosis.

A high-profile lawyer has been flown into Australia as a new list of PFAS-contaminated sites emerges.

South Australia's corruption watchdog is “very confident” there is corruption in the state's health department ...

Experts say effective contraception could reduce future greenhouse gas emissions.

An analysis of wastewater has revealed socioeconomic links to diet and drug consumption.

A new study has found endometriosis costs each sufferer around $31,000 per year.

Aged care royal commission chair Richard Tracey QC has died.

Authorities want senators to block the government's bid to repeal medical evacuation legislation for refugees.

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