News and information about health and ageing, including recent studies and updates on the latest health research and breakthroughs.
A new study has determined the best way to lose fat
A chemical in grapefruit increases your risk of overdosing on certain medications, which could
At least two in three Australians are diagnosed with skin cancer by the age of 70
How safe is your heart medication?
A psoriasis drug may help to slow the onset of dementia symptoms
It is okay to drink alcohol when taking antibiotics? Which antibiotics react badly to alcohol consumption?
A new study has shown that hormone replacement therapy can decrease the risk of Alzheimer's.
A new study has shown that getting a flu shot may reduce your risk of a major cardiac event
New research looks at why technology makes us fat, and the answer may not be as simple as you
There is an email going around which claims that plastic causes breast cancer.
A number of new medicines have been added to the PBS. Find out if yours are included.
Scientists have finally come up with an answer to this boggling question