Preparing the paramedics
A new report reveals alarming statistics regarding male self-harm, and how first responders feel ill-prepared to deal with patients in mental crisis.
Shining a light on PCOS
It affects about one in seven women of childbearing age, yet there are no public health campaigns or celebrities raising it as an issue.
The hunger pains
Putting food on the table is increasingly becoming a middle-class problem for many families.
The battle back home
Leaving behind a military uniform and the status that it brings can be profoundly difficult.
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.
When parents kill
A study reveals that filicide is a regular occurrence in Australia, not a rare one.
Weighed down by PCOS
Women with polycystic ovary syndrome say they find it hard to lose weight. Here's what they can do to improve their symptoms and long-term health.
The hunger games
Losing weight is only half the battle – there are also physiological challenges.
Beers and bonding: a risky business
Young men's alcohol consumption is radically out of touch with recommended health guidelines.
The hospital at home
With more women choosing to give birth at home, researchers are developing a clinical guideline for safe practices in Victoria.