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Australian suicide deaths among women and teenage girls rising, ABS figures show - ABC Online
The number of Australians who took their own lives surpassed 3,000 last year for the first time, new figures from the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) have revealed. Key points: Women ending their lives increased by 26pc over last five-year period ...
Dementia to topple heart disease as leading cause of death: ABS data
Suicide rates highest in a decade
Australia's Suicide Crisis Has Peaked To A Terrifying New Height
Mother awarded $1.8m damages after her newborn died at Wagga Wagga hospital - ABC Online
International Business Times AU
A New South Wales mother, who suffered from post-traumatic stress after her newborn baby died during a botched hospital labour and delivery, has been awarded nearly $1.8 million in damages by the Supreme Court. Sharon McManus took the ...
NSW mother gets $1.8m over baby's death
Mum driven to drink by baby death wins $1.8m payout
NSW mother awarded $1.8M over hospital's fatal error
Crohn's Disease: Cause Found, Cure Could Be On The Way - The Inquisitr
Of all the forms of inflammatory bowel disease, or IBD, Crohn's disease is one of the most frustrating. Abdominal cramps, fatigue, fever and mouth sores are only some of the symptoms of the chronic condition that affects nearly a million people in the ...
Fungus identified as key factor in the development of Crohn's disease
Fungus in the gut may be a culprit behind Crohn's disease
Team Identifies Fungus in Humans for First Time as Key Factor in Crohn's Disease
Quitting alcohol is socially isolating - Sky News Australia
Sky News Australia
Sky News Australia
Australia's drinking culture is so ingrained that people wanting to cut back on the booze often feel stigmatised and socially isolated, new research has found. A study conducted at the University of Adelaide and published in the journal Drug and ...
Aussies hide attempts to cut back on booze
Quitting alcohol is 'socially isolating'
Qld council's fluoride removal 'misguided' - 9news.com.au
Queensland's government is facing calls to make water fluoridation mandatory after another council decided to remove fluoride from its supply. Mackay is the latest council in the state to make the controversial choice, with councillors voting 6-5 in ...
Mackay fluoride removal vote sparks calls for government action
Mackay council votes 6-5 to stop adding fluoride to drinking water
Regional Queensland Town Bites Off Fluoride Supply
Parents demand asthma medication Singulair to carry warning labels about suicidal thoughts and other side effects - The Age
For the past year, Martin Schmidt couldn't figure out why his six-year-old daughter Chloe stopped being a normal and happy girl. Don't Play. Up Next. null. Video duration: 01:58. Asthma tablet caused 'monster' behaviour. Cancel. Replay. Replay Video Icon.
Breathing easy: farm upbringing best defence against allergies - The Sydney Morning Herald
The Sydney Morning Herald
The Sydney Morning Herald
Protection against allergies and asthma in children who grow up on farms extends into their adulthood and may be linked to other health benefits, a new study reveals. A long-running international analysis, led by Australian researchers, also found that ...
Want to reduce your child's risk of allergies? Move to a farm
Growing up on farm leads to less allergies
Children who grew up on farms have fewer allergies, says new research
First Ever McGrath Breast Health Index Released Today - B&T
The first ever annual McGrath Breast Health Index, which measures levels of what is being termed 'breastpertise' among women in Australia, was released today. Breastpertise refers to four criteria comprising breast health understanding: awareness, ...
Health insurers' promises of quick premium relief 'are fantasy' - The Australian
It has been a clever and well-funded campaign by the private health insurers. They've turned the focus of the government private health insurance consultations â initially to investigate the high cost of premiums â towards an attack on the medical ...
What is the Medical Technology Association and how does it wield its power?
Researchers identify fungus that makes mosquitoes more susceptible to malaria infection - News-Medical.net
Researchers at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health have identified a fungus that compromises the immune system of mosquitoes, making them more susceptible to infection with the parasite that causes malaria. Because environmental ...