The battle back home
Leaving behind a military uniform and the status that it brings can be profoundly difficult.
A study has shown that those with a high risk of drug-resistant epilepsy should be considered early for non-drug therapies.
Beers and bonding: a risky business
Young men's alcohol consumption is radically out of touch with recommended health guidelines.
Preventing a stroke 'epidemic'
Action is needed to reduce the alarming rise in the incidence of stroke in low to middle-income countries.
A virtual take on pain reduction
A trial has shown that VR can help women better cope during a common procedure to reposition their breech baby.
It's no yolk: breakfast's not so special
A new study shows that, contrary to popular belief, eating or not eating breakfast has little bearing on weight.
A guide to flu vaccines
The adjuvanted flu vaccine is free for over-65s and offers better protection than the standard vaccine. Here's what the research says.
Bracing for the opioid tsunami
The drug epidemic that's claimed thousands of lives in the US is swiftly becoming a threat to the health of many Australians.
Diagnostic imaging's next phase
Dr Kaye Morgan hopes the phase contrast x-ray technique she’s working on will help doctors and researchers detect lung problems earlier.
Restraint of the aged
Regulating physical restraint of the elderly in nursing homes is a step in the right direction, but more still needs to be done to educate the sector on alternatives.