Julia Medew Two children are being tested for Ebola at the Royal Children's Hospital in Melbourne.
Nicky Phillips Tumours are a lot like earthquakes. No two are the same, and just as quakes occur mostly along fault lines, scientists have discovered that tumours also have unstable regions hidden inside their genomes.
Nicky Phillips and Amy Corderoy Julie Cini had never heard of spinal muscular atrophy before her daughter Montanna was born, limp and floppy from the mostly fatal muscle wasting disease.
Breastmilk is often described as liquid gold, but should health fanatics be drinking it?
Julia Medew Funding for Victoria's 87 public hospitals is so tight that the Alfred, Royal Melbourne and Mercy hospitals literally ran out of cash last financial year, the state's Auditor General has revealed.
Henry Belot Two thirds of Australian smokers will be killed by their habit unless they are able to quit, according to a new study from the Australian National University.
Julia Medew Australian health authorities are reviewing the case for fluoride in drinking water amid concerns scientific evidence supporting the benefits and risks to people's health may have shifted in recent years.
Amy Corderoy CALM DOWN. Those two words might not be easy to hear when you are full of rage, but they might just save your life.
Susie Burrell There are some foods you cannot seem to stop eating, no matter how hard you try.
OUR city's libraries could soon become the envy of other councils across Australia.
THE 2015 Fairfield City Local Business Awards launched this week.
Fairfield City local Deric Ly is one step closer to his goal of raising $10,000 for the Leukaemia ...
A seminar for multicultural small business owners led by member for Smithfield, Andrew Rohan, met with success last ...