News and information about health and ageing, including recent studies and updates on the latest health research and breakthroughs.
A new discovery shows that medical cannabis may reduce blood pressure in older adults.
Study finds that older adults deemed 'pre-diabetic' seldom progress to full diabetes.
Parasitic worms could hold the key to living longer and free of chronic disease.
Australian doctors report a major breakthrough using immunotherapy.
Global survey finds Australians are most concerned about their health, but meditation is soothing
Rock-hopping looks fun but Jason Lee explains what other exercises will help.
Lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer-related deaths, but blood cancers on the rise.
A major Medicare review recommends charging bulk-billed patients for wound dressings.
Early menopause can increase women's risk of heart disease.
Super foods chia seeds and curcumin offer incredible health benefits to older adults.
One of our favourite carbs comes with an unhealthy serving of heavy metal.
From today, medical marijuana can be bought without a doctor's prescription.