Why do we fall for fake news? It’s because we can’t concentrate, study says
Scientists say there’s a reason why fake news and hoaxes go viral. They have found it is the combination of “information overload”...
Government told doctors to cut health costs for refugees: report
An audit of the medical services in Australia’s onshore detention centres has revealed the Government asked operators to reduce the costs of...
Paleo better than first thought: study
The Paleo diet, is more effective for weight loss than following the recommended Australian dietary guidelines, research has found.
‘This is not a simple virus babies get over’
Doctors warn infants could still be struggling with this new virus 12 months later.
Ditch wasteful private health rebate: Di Natale
Greens leader says public money could be better spent in public system.
The life saving freebie we’re throwing in the bin
Government-supplied tests for cancer are being thrown out en masse.
TV show prompts patients to ditch life-saving drugs
Patients cut back on Statin cholesterol drugs after controversial Catalyst program.
This harmful disease isn’t being detected or treated
Tens of thousands of people are not being properly treated for osteoporosis, doctors say.
New ‘opt out’ e-health system
Australians will be given an electronic health record with funding to be announced in the upcoming budget.
Skin cancer ‘breakthrough’
New drug shows increased lifespan for people with advanced melanoma.