News and information about health and ageing, including recent studies and updates on the latest health research and breakthroughs.
What if instead of damaging our eyes, we could use our smartphones to prevent blindness?
Substance used for heart conditions could improve breast cancer outcomes.
Good-quality sleep throughout a whole night is optimal for learning and memory.
Most of us want to die at home, but few do. Time to speak up.
Do traditional sleep remedies work? Here's what the science says.
Scientists discover the point where drinking coffee becomes a risk to your heart health.
Life expectancy after fractures can be estimated using the Garvan Institute's tool.
Scientist says antioxidant-infused drinks have a big effect on hangover symptoms.
Australian life expectancy still rising, but it's not all good news.
The Government has several ways of helping you meet expensive healthcare costs.
Drug likely to change the way we treat obesity, say researchers.
An expert weighs in.