medical

The following articles have the tag medical

Lifesaving devices that can kill

blood bags

Lifesaving devices that can kill

A range of commonly used medical devices is responsible for 83,000 deaths worldwide.

Health costs that are hurting you

healthcare

Health costs that are hurting you

Governments are spending more on healthcare, but failing to help in two key areas.

GP visits too costly for 1.3m

doctor and patient

GP visits too costly for 1.3m

Report finds patients paid $3 billion in costs over 12 months.

Medical procedure luring us overseas

medical procedures luring big numbers overseas

Medical procedure luring us overseas

Costs and waiting lists the key reasons more Australians are heading offshore.

How to minimise medical mistakes

How to minimise medical mistakes

How to minimise medical mistakes

There’s one key tip to make your hospital stay as safe as possible.

Should you ditch your old doctor?

Should you ditch your old doctor?

Should you ditch your old doctor?

Study analyses complaints involving GPs and makes key recommendations.

Glitch exposes your medical data

Glitch exposes your medical data

Glitch exposes your medical data

A medical software flaw has potentially exposed your medical information to hackers.

Retirees’ out-of-pocket pain

Retirees urged to reveal horror medical gap costs

Retirees’ out-of-pocket pain

Consumer advocates to tell Minister how much Australians pay in medical gap costs.

Australians raid early-release super

Australians raid early-release super

Australians raid early-release super

Australians are raiding their super in record numbers to pay for medical procedures.

Medical tourism: worth the risk?

toothbrush on a beach

Medical tourism: worth the risk?

Dentists against seeking dental treatment overseas.

Prostate cancer patients misled

Prostate cancer patients misled

Prostate cancer patients misled

Prostate cancer surgeons have been withholding information from patients.

Enjoy more freedom & mobility

Enjoy more freedom & mobility

Enjoy more freedom & mobility

Being diagnosed with a respiratory condition no longer means long days of being tethered to ...

Assisted travel

air travel, airports, QANTAS, Emirates, medical, heart surgery

Assisted travel

After having heart surgery, Ruth needs a little assistance to help her navigate the ...

Health information from the internet

medical, diagnosis, internet, online, doctor

Health information from the internet

Self-diagnosis via Dr. Google can be dangerous, yet tempting.

Leave seniors alone

Leave seniors alone, blog, driving tests, mature, elderly, baby boomers, control, response, skills, medical, media

Leave seniors alone

Every couple of weeks or so, I turn on the TV to find what ...

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