News and information about health and ageing, including recent studies and updates on the latest health research and breakthroughs.
On average, we spend a twelfth of our entire lives dreaming.
Music soothes the soul and the savage beast and, so it seems, people with dementia.
Age discrimination commissioner tells why we must have this protection mechanism in place.
Researchers investigating Alzheimer's make a surprise heart disease discovery.
AMA attacks health reforms as 'stagnant' and 'piecemeal' and calls for a better plan.
Quitting smoking can cut your life insurance premiums by hundreds of dollars. Here's how to
Blood is such an important fluid, but how much do you know about it?
Consumer group CHOICE is warning Australians to avoid "sleep shonks" this winter.
Patch delivers quicker and more robust immune response, say researchers.
Adults with OCD three times as likely to have a stroke as those without the disorder.
Vitamin D is essential for healthy bones but it also plays many other important roles in the
Stress causes skin disease and skin disease causes stress.