Government health organisations need to provide better support for Indigenous people suffering from musculoskeletal conditions.
A new study finds that misdirected immune responses can persist for months in those who are suffering from long COVID-19.
The impact of early childhood trauma on lifelong physical and mental health makes it urgent to invest in programs to support healthy pregnancies and stable, caring very early childhoods.
For people to access medical assistance in dying (MAID) requires health-care professionals willing to provide the service. The reasons health-care providers choose not to participate are important.
The government has decided it’s time for Australia to open up and get “back to normal.” This has made life more dangerous for vulnerable groups such as First Nations people.
Those directly exposed to toxic dust and trauma on and after 9/11 carry with them a generation of chronic health conditions, which are placing them at higher risk during the pandemic and as they age.
Adults who experienced trauma in childhood may get poor medical care because they have trouble telling a clear story about their health.
Also known as Gulf War Syndrome, symptoms of the condition include chronic pain, fatigue, and memory problems.
Our research shows that engaging in one of these social activities regularly may have some effect on preventing chronic conditions.
Assisted dying is often cast as an issue of individual autonomy, but an assisted death can have repercussions on many people — those left behind or others struggling with a chronic disease.
We’ve got 6 tips and a tailored exercise program to help you keep active at home during the coronavirus pandemic.
Lyme disease is the most common tick-borne disease in the West.
Stigmas surrounding mental health can create difficult or even dangerous situations for employees struggling with mental illness.
Personalised nutrition has the power to save lives.
More than one-quarter of home care workers are born outside of the U.S. Stricter immigration laws could make it harder to find people to do this aide work.
Australia loses nearly A$2 billion of GDP every year due to people with cancer leaving the workforce.
A longer life for humans and pets means more challenges for doctors and vets.
The number of adults living with cancer is expected to triple in size by 2030. How can we prepare for this public health challenge?
Students with chronic illness often get only a few hours of education a week. Telepresence robots could let them participate fully in classroom and school activities.
A collaboration of Australia’s leading scientists, clinicians and health organisations announce ten priority policy actions needed for Australia to reach its health targets by the year 2025.