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Fears over ‘frightening’ rise of antidepressants

premium_icon Fears over ‘frightening’ rise of antidepressants

Why our use of antidepressants has soared

Patients given notice as doctor shortage causes closure

premium_icon Patients given notice as doctor shortage causes closure

Doctor shortage causes Bargara centre to close

Medical bungle that’s costing kids’ lives

premium_icon Medical bungle that’s costing kids’ lives

Treatment of allergies is in crisis say national experts

Stroke of luck saves goanna who swallowed golf balls

premium_icon Stroke of luck saves goanna who swallowed golf balls

IT was not the meal this hungry goanna was expecting when he raided a chicken coop...

How to switch health insurers

premium_icon How to switch health insurers

How can you switch health insurance funds to save

Mum’s shock find month after birth

Mum’s shock find month after birth

Woman with two wombs gives birth to twins, a month after delivering baby boy

Mum reveals terrifying ordeal in overcrowded hospital

premium_icon Mum reveals terrifying ordeal in overcrowded hospital

Mum speaks out after daughter’s nightmare hospital experience

Researchers get the drop on coeliac disease

premium_icon Researchers get the drop on coeliac disease

Simple blood test could help early diagnosis for coeliacs

Why you could be ripped off under new health cover

premium_icon Why you could be ripped off under new health cover

Doctors’ warning: Patients could pay more for same cover under new system

Brave Patrick’s  ‘allergy’ turned out to be cancer

premium_icon Brave Patrick’s ‘allergy’ turned out to be cancer

Little boy’s allergy turned out to be a cancerous brain tumour

Why you need to get two flu shots this year

premium_icon Why you need to get two flu shots this year

Summer flu outbreak prompts debate on two flu shots a year

Why hospitals will be forced to provide abortions

premium_icon Why hospitals will be forced to provide abortions

Public hospitals forced to provide abortions under Labor plan

Top medico accused of 'grabbing nurse on genitals' at party

premium_icon Top medico accused of 'grabbing nurse on genitals' at party

Queensland Health investigates alleged assault against nurse

Latest private health insurance changes

Latest private health insurance changes

The changes coming to private health insurance from April 1

HIV baby experiment had side-effects

HIV baby experiment had side-effects

China’s gene-edited babies may have been given boosted intelligence

Girl’s crooked smile hid sinister truth

Girl’s crooked smile hid sinister truth

Little girl’s crooked smile hides terrifying truth

Greedy doctors compared to disgraced bankers

premium_icon Greedy doctors compared to disgraced bankers

Bupa CEO compares doctors charging medical gap fees to greedy bankers

Nurse fights for life after mysterious head trauma

premium_icon Nurse fights for life after mysterious head trauma

Lisa Davey fighting for life in Gold Coast University Hospital after mysteriously...

Desert clinic where one missed treatment could mean death

premium_icon Desert clinic where one missed treatment could mean death

Extreme Medics — Part Six: Overcoming the isolation and heat to save lives in two...

Big decision you need to make today

Big decision you need to make today

Aussies have until January 31 to opt out of My Health Record

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