Australian researchers have identified an enzyme that could help 700 million people who live with chronic kidney disease.

Robotics could be used to combat one of the greatest threats to global health and food security.

Nanotechnology could offer new hope for bowel cancer patients.

All Australians over 50 are now eligible for the AstraZeneca vaccine.

Researchers have created a new gene-editing technique that enables millions of genetic experiments...

Scientists in the US have used engineered T-cells to attack tumours.

Experts say supporting female survivors of childhood maltreatment is critical to disrupting intergenerational abuse.

The number of female authors in Australian medical journals is on the rise.

It appears that limits for medications during the COVID-19 pandemic safeguarded supplies from panic buying.

The NDIA has defended a controversial disability assessment overhaul.

Australia is resisting a bid to allow generic COVID vaccines.

Engineers are looking at the human body for design tips.

The SA Government is facing industrial action from health workers over an alleged privatisation agenda.

The Federal Government has decided to extend telehealth services until the end of 2021.

Researchers have uncovered new details on how some diseases affect the brain.

The Victorian Government has put up $50 million for its own vaccine-making facility.

Experts say doctors should prescribe naloxone when they prescribe opioids.

The University of Queensland is continuing to re-engineer its COVID-19 vaccine.

A new study shows people with diets high in chocolate and lollies, butter and white bread may be at a higher risk of cardiovascular disease and death in middle-age.

Researchers have conducted the largest ever analysis of wellbeing studies ...

The Federal Government has announced a royal commission into veteran and serving Defence personnel suicides.

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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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