Latest disease News

Suicide and self-harm risk is nearly triple in people with restless leg syndrome
Caregivers of People with Dementia Are Losing Sleep
FAO highlights great potential of genetic improvements
Meningococcal B disease in an adult
Two travellers return to Sydney with measles
Flu continues with wintry conditions
New investigation to reduce rat numbers
Exciting new vaccine targets killer disease TB
Helping Our Nursery And Garden Industry Bloom
Advanced manufacturing supercluster invests in life-saving gene therapies
Dietary zinc protects against Streptococcus pneumoniae infection
Smartphones could transform patient care, finds study
Robotics to combat motor neurone disease
On patrol for predator poo
New research to support workers diagnosed with silicosis
When patient is planet
Audit of food and drink services at WA Health sites released
760 newborn babies sought for trial to reduce risk of developing allergies
Tauranga tracks open after final upgrades for kauri dieback
Engineers make transistors and electronic devices entirely from thread
Almost 95,000 dementia-related hospital admissions in 2016-17
Foodborne pathogen sheltered by harmless bacteria that support biofilm formation
More milk for a healthy heart
South Korean community urged to be alert for hepatitis A
Farm-based diagnostic tool funded
Graziers warned on photosensitisation risk from grazing winter crops
Rohingya crisis two years on: internet blackout in Myanmar shows repression continues
Rohingya crisis: 61 NGOs warn of worsening crisis in Myanmar
Council’s position on Beating Buruli in Victoria – mosquito control st
Dentists applaud plans for more transparent sugar labelling
Faecal transplants new tool in koala conservation
University researchers to harness quantum properties of light for biomedical imaging
Leading charity’s recommendations worth taking to heart
Biomarkers indicate health in old age
New advice from Heart Foundation on meat, dairy and eggs
Statins can prevent liver cancer
‘Mini kidneys’ grown from stem cells provide new insights into kidney disease and potential
Threat Management Plan consultation closes
Dogs ramp up competition in first week
Nominations open for prestigious law award
New questions about blood borne viruses added to registration process
Dolphin plan deeply flawed
‘Hidden’ data exacerbates rural public health inequities
Charcoal dentifrices: more you know, less you may want to use it
Protecting Australia’s citrus industry
Walking plan aims to make great strides for Queenslanders’ health
Lower Health Star Rating, bigger discount: Deakin supermarket study
Have your say on Victoria’s sheep and goat duty rate