The federal government will spend $12 million over the next four years to help fund a clinical trial for Australians with aggressive brain cancer.
Despite years of warnings of the dangers of obsessing over body image, we are back to where we were years ago if the photos coming from celebrities are any guide.
While a movement for acceptance of diverse body types is gaining traction, being thin — a slender figure with a tiny waist and no fat — is still an unchallenged standard for female attractiveness.
Hundreds of revellers defied Sydney’s lockdown to gather en masse at iconic beaches, forcing cops to disperse them and hand out breaches.
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One group of people are being urged to watch their intake of paracetamol, with experts pushing for warning labels to be put on packets.
Julia Gillard has outlined three critical things that the Morrison government must do urgently to fix a system she says is failing Australians.
Regional MPs are urging Gladys Berejiklian and John Barilaro to rethink plans to allow Sydney residents travel to the country.
A Melbourne chiropractor has been banned for six months after peddling shocking misinformation about childhood vaccinations.
‘Listen here, fellas’: If a corporate titan has his way, Australians won’t be able to enter shopping malls without proof of vaccination.
A woman who flew to Perth to attend the AFL Grand Final, despite being warned she would not be allowed out of isolation, has been charged.
Dieting is a major feature of the developed world with many of us eating too much and moving too little. But scientists say exercise is the key to a healthier and longer life.
With NSW just weeks from an expected surge of Covid patients in its hospitals, the medical watchdog has issued an extraordinary plea.
Blackmores has set itself an ambitious growth target and shrugged off concerns about China while pushing hard into pet health.
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As mayhem erupted at yesterday’s violent protests, two men in hi-vis vests were caught on camera appearing to snort a substance.
Sales for certain items - like chips - have soared but Australians are turning up their nose at one kind of food at the supermarket, new figures show.
A new study has identified a list of existing drugs that could potentially be repurposed to alleviate symptoms of Alzheimer's disease.
A finger prick test could soon show if people need a vaccination booster shot, thanks to new technology being developed in one Australian state.
The state that has been locked down for the longest period in Australia has revealed a surprise statistic when it comes to birth rates.
Australians shouldn’t view the achievement of key vaccination milestones as ‘freedom day’, with doctors saying restrictions may still be needed.
Canberra has recorded 15 new Covid-19 transmissions, tipping the national capital’s total outbreak to over 600 cases.
Anti-lockdown protesters have arrived on the city’s edge after police set up a ring of steel around the Melbourne CBD to deter the rally.
As Covid-19 spreads in NSW jails, staff will need to get jabbed to keep their jobs – but a union wants the mandate applied to inmates too.
Victoria has announced 535 locally acquired cases as police lock down the Melbourne CBD in readiness for an anti-lockdown rally.
New research shows COVID-related disruptions to daily rituals have been widely detrimental for Australians suffering migraines.
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