News and information about health and ageing, including recent studies and updates on the latest health research and breakthroughs.
Eating nuts is linked to lower heart disease risk, but there is a dispute over which nut is
Study finds light exercise can increase stroke survival rate by up to 54 per cent.
Scientists develop a pacemaker that dissolves in the body after several weeks.
Bleak outlook for those awaiting elective surgery.
In the wake of the Tokyo Olympics, another international scorecard has been released.
Thousands of savvy savers are using Health Insurance Comparison to cut their premiums without compromising
Report finds that Australia suffers from significant health inequalities.
Fatty acids have lots of benefits for body and brain.
How does your state or territory fare when it comes to these health outcomes?
Reduced kidney function affects our biological age, says Dr Norman Swan.
Doctors uncover alarming increase in supplement-related liver damage.
Victorian government releases vaccination data, but federal health minister won't.