medicine

Doctor hangs up stethoscope after 43 years

premium_icon Doctor hangs up stethoscope after 43 years

Popular and iconic medico Garry Buchan-Hepburn retires.

Australian scientists create virus that kills cancer

premium_icon Australian scientists create virus that kills cancer

Human trials to begin next year using a virus to kill cancer

Exotic plant putting tired people to sleep

Exotic plant putting tired people to sleep

Behind the kava craze, coming to Aussie shores

Win for medical marijuana firm

premium_icon Win for medical marijuana firm

Group clears another hurdle to start medical marijuana production

Accidental breakthrough stops superbug in its tracks

premium_icon Accidental breakthrough stops superbug in its tracks

Discovery stops superbug that kills 30 Aussies a week

The supermarket pain relief that could kill you

premium_icon The supermarket pain relief that could kill you

Call for risky painkillers to be made pharmacist only

New app feature to make life easier for carers

New app feature to make life easier for carers

Are you having trouble keeping track of your patient's medicine?

Backpacker's night out leads to rural medicine

premium_icon Backpacker's night out leads to rural medicine

Horrific ordeal at Airlie is catalyst for rural practice.

How Fraser's funnelwebs are pioneering a health breakthrough

premium_icon How Fraser's funnelwebs are pioneering a health breakthrough

A molecule was discovered within the spider's venom.

Couples struggling to conceive given new hope

Couples struggling to conceive given new hope

Groundbreaking IVF treatment developed in Queensland

Murgon nurse to ply her trade in Vietnam

Murgon nurse to ply her trade in Vietnam

Murgon local has been selected to help nurse at clinics in Vietnam.

New bride discovers maggots living in her groin

New bride discovers maggots living in her groin

It took the woman two months to even notice the lump.

The everyday medicines that can get you locked up

The everyday medicines that can get you locked up

They're perfectly legal in Australia but not in other countries

Teen genius behind brilliant invention

Teen genius behind brilliant invention

SHE’S only 17 and she’s already taught herself how to be an engineer

Country where a hospital stay costs $4k

Country where a hospital stay costs $4k

FALLING ill or getting injured while travelling can quickly turn a relaxing...

‘Ghost scam’ targeting Aussies

‘Ghost scam’ targeting Aussies

Police are warning women to watch out for this elaborate scam.

12 new genes identify breast cancer risk

12 new genes identify breast cancer risk

Researchers hope this will lead to more treatment.

Woman cured of cancer using own immune cells

Woman cured of cancer using own immune cells

A woman has been completely cured of breast cancer.

Nursing options just the ticket

Nursing options just the ticket

Healthcare sector job offerings set to boom

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