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Former Universal Medicine client details disturbing treatments in court

'If a registered professional did this, they would be in all sorts of trouble,' says the former client
14 September 2018

GP found not guilty of seven assaults due to mental illness

'Bizarre' behaviour included coming to work with a teddy and pulling himself along the floor.
11 September 2018

Universal Medicine leader sues over 'harmful cult' claims

The former client is defending herself on the grounds of truth and honest opinion.
05 September 2018

Former GP appeals murder conviction

Without a proven cause of death, Dr Crickitt should not have been found guilty, his lawyers say
29 August 2018

Pickled: Confused chiro struck off over cancer cure claims

A chiropractor has been struck off for running websites claiming that spinal manipulations could cure cancer
31 July 2018

Asylum-seeker's death from a suspected tick bite was preventable: coroner

His treatment was no in line with Australia healthcare standards
30 July 2018

Doctor who hogtied boy retires early after media hounding

The paediatrician who hogtied a seven-year-old patient with rope says he was chased by journalists and forced into early retirement because of the incident
23 July 2018

Patient dies after GP's inaction on 'classic signs' of MI

Dr Jose Valerio admits his patient would have likely survived with better management
20 July 2018

High-profile GP cautioned over rehydration clinic scripts

A well-known GP and philanthropist has been cautioned after writing scripts to stock a pharmacist-run ‘rehydration clinic’ for HIV patients.
18 July 2018

Fake gynaecologist jailed for nine years

Raffaele Di Paolo failed to get into medical school, but that didn't stop him conning vulnerable Melbourne women and their partners into believing he was a qualified fertility specialist
09 July 2018