Published Articles

Rethink that extra drink: a glass of wine takes half an hour to walk off

Behavioural intervention stops revellers from stacking on the kilos, say researchers.
19 December 2018

Were you paying attention in 2018? Take our quiz

6 questions that will test your recall.
19 December 2018

Concern over booze ads in GP waiting room

Infotainment provider says its placing of alcohol ads into a medical setting was a 'genuine error'.
19 December 2018

More valsartan recalled because of contamination

The TGA says all Apotex valsartan has been recalled due to the presence of trace amounts of an impurity.
19 December 2018

'It will get worse': Aussie GP recalls experience at epicentre of Ebola crisis

Dr Saschveen Singh says nothing prepared her for the reality of providing hands-on clinical care while wearing personal protective equipment.
19 December 2018

'Highly efficacious' shingles vaccine excluded from NIP

The vaccine's cost and long-term effectiveness remain in doubt, says the PBAC.
18 December 2018

Medicare to fund MRIs for pregnant women

Women with suspected fetal abnormalities will be eligible for a subsidised scan.
18 December 2018

Legal action against clinic selling peptides direct to public

It's alleged the Sydney clinic promoted the treatment for a range of serious conditions, including anxiety and depression.
18 December 2018

New advice to improve hospital-GP communication

Current efforts are inconsistent and too often fail to meet best practice, says AMA president.
18 December 2018

2018: The year in review

The controversies and injustices highlighted the importance of caring for doctors.
18 December 2018