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Doctors call for rise in dole as people are struggling

AMA president Dr Tony Bartone says the low level of allowance is causing 'significant stress' By AAP Doctors have weighed in on the need to lift the dole,...
Doctors call for rise in dole as people are struggling

Ageing photo filter makes this GP ‘appy

UK doctor says the popular FaceApp may help the young users reflect on 'loneliness epidemic' By Carmel Sparke Amid the outcry over a social media app that ages...
Ageing photo filter makes this GP ‘appy

Cystic fibrosis drug wins PBS approval

Ivacaftor, which costs up to $380k, will be listed for babies aged 12-24 months By AAP   The price of an expensive drug used to treat cystic fibrosis...
Cystic fibrosis drug wins PBS approval

Cairns nurse takes long road to help the mentally ill and homeless

“When you are moving toward an objective, it is very important to pay attention to the road. It is the road that teaches us the best way to...
Cairns nurse takes long road to help the mentally ill and homeless

Teens see mental heath as more concerning than their education

Worry gives small things a big shadow - Swedish proverb   Young people see mental health as a more important issue than the environment, bullying, education and employment....
Teens see mental heath as more concerning than their education

Do you have skin cancer?

Australians have the highest rates of skin cancer in the world and just 30 minutes with your doctor could save your life. Most dangerous moles and spots can...
Do you have skin cancer?

Men need to know it’s healthy to talk

When you think of “men’s health”, what do you think of?  Prostate cancer, physical injury? What about heart disease, liver disease, diabetes, osteoporosis? Have you ever had a...
Men need to know it’s healthy to talk
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