The head of the TGA has revealed the important reasons children under 12 should get the COVID vaccine.
A deadly cancer-causing drug and a dangerous animal dewormer may be in cocaine circulating in Australia, sparking fears for the festive season.
Australians have been urged to remain calm despite growing fears about a new Covid variant which is spreading to more people.
Health authorities have made a huge announcement regarding Covid-19 booster shots despite concerns over the Omicron variant.
White supremacists in the US are spreading vaccine lies to Aboriginals because they want to do them harm, one premier warns.
An emotional father has described the tragic decline he witnessed in his son’s mental health after he was deployed to Afghanistan.
A young woman who suffered from weekly seizures has told of how she’s ‘never felt better’ thanks to a new treatment that ‘changed her life’.
A top Australian university declares it is well prepared to make a specific vaccine to protect against the new Covid-19 variant.
A mental health crisis has been blamed on ‘exploding’ out-of-pocket expenses under the Morrison government.
A major decision is about to made on the next stage of Australia’s Covid vaccination rollout as fears of the new Omicron variant mount.
Ellen Ransley and Melissa Iaria
Authorities are waiting on test results for a confirmed COVID case to rule out the new variant, as they race to track down others from affected countries.
The Australian government has made some surprising comments about the worrying new variant of Covid-19.
The Prime Minister will send a letter to every Australian about a crucial step he wants everyone in the country to take.
Stress, anguish and emotional turmoil have been the biggest fallout from the past two years. There are echoes of it throughout our community.
The act of giving releases a rush of neurochemicals and activates the pleasure pathways in the brain.
Demand for grief counselling surged during the pandemic and bereavement services expect the impacts are not yet over.
Australia’s controversial new human rights boss has made some interesting comments about the nation’s vaccine rules.
Behind the smile of Perth-based businesswoman Sophie Doyle lies a long battle with a debilitating chronic health condition.
There has been a spike in Covid infections in a part of Australia where authorities are concerned about Indigenous communities.
Australians have lost millions of years of healthy life to injuries and diseases but a fair chunk of it could have been avoided.
EXCLUSIVE: Online ordering habits during lockdown kept Australia’s food waste bill shockingly high in 2021, with one generation proving worse than others.
A new app available in the South West is intended to free up hospital beds by providing online exercises and rehabilitation services.
Despite having access to the best doctors and dermatologists in the world, A-list celebs suffer with a face of pimples just like the rest of us.
Almost no question is off limits for disability advocate Peta Hooke, who is lifting the lid on life with cerebral palsy in her popular podcast
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