Missing the point
The recent controversy embroiling the Richmond injecting room is overshadowing its positive community impact.
'Does anyone have a pad?'
A new advertising campaign for pads that features blood marks a moment when attitudes towards menstruation are changing.
Hospitals that make us sicker
A surprising number of people are catching pneumonia or urinary tract infections in hospital, a new Australian study shows for the first time.
'Egg timer' test not all it's cracked up to be
The blood test reveals the quantity of eggs women have, not the quality, which declines with age. It's also expensive and can give false low readings.
The temptation of Christmas
Nostalgia plays a leading role in determining what – and how much – we eat over the festive season.
Straight to the heart
Although the “normal” heart rate is anywhere between 60 to 100 beats per minute, there’s increasing evidence a rate at the lower end of the spectrum is better for you.
Fat and fertility: the facts
Excess weight affects fertility in men and women – the good news is weight loss can reverse the negative effects.
The mystery of chronic fatigue
There are no approved treatments or cures, and more research is urgently needed for the debilitating illness.
Precision medicine is the future and is set to change health care
In 2030, diseases – from cancer to dementia – will be defined and targeted more specifically with a focus on their molecular makeup.
Professor of Medicine, Alfred Hospital
Associate Professor, Law Research Services
PhD Candidate, Department of Management, Monash Business School
Associate Professor, School of Nursing & Midwifery
Senior Research Fellow, School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine
Adjunct clinical associate professor, Obstetrics & Gynaecology Monash Health
Hean Tat Keh
Professor, Department of Marketing
Medical doctor, Phd candidate in cardiology
Senior Research Fellow, Australian Centre for Blood Diseases