Too much fast food contributes to poor outcomes.
Rania Spooner Protection against allergies and asthma seen in children who grow up on farms extends well into their adulthood and may come with other health benefits.
Rania Spooner and Craig Butt Drug companies are spending thousands of dollars on Australian nurses and their employers support this.
Kate Aubusson Taking out 10th place among 188 countries, Australia was just four points behind top-ranked Iceland.
Harriet Alexander The world ain't all sunshine and rainbows, Rocky Balboa would say, though it is anybody's guess why so many people spend their leisure time watching gloomy movies about it.
Harriet Alexander A Sydney doctor who has delivered seminars on drug dependency has been struck off the register of medical practitioners for prescribing addictive painkillers to patients who were hooked on their medication.
Rania Spooner The first Australian showing of a film by a disgraced former doctor who's "fraudulent" research underpinned the anti-vaccination movement has drawn a firestorm of outrage to a small film festival in country Victoria.
Kate Aubusson Paramedics are speaking out despite fears of retribution expose ongoing bullying and harassment on the job.
Marcus Strom A Sydney Uni study finds evidence of bias in industry-funded research into artificial sweeteners.
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