Latest disease News

New medicines for Australians with multiple sclerosis, lymphoma, carcinoma and reproductive cancers
Study shows traditional six-month dental check-ups not necessary for healthy adults
Free at-home gambling pilot treatment launches
New screening programme set to target high rates of bowel cancer in South Canterbury
Meningococcal case 23 October
Titanium leg gives old dog new leash on life
Crop protection forum – save date
UW seeks Latinos caring for relatives, friends with dementia to develop better training program
University researchers helping to limit spread of coronavirus in Kenya
Dr John O’Sullivan – 2020 Future Leader Fellowship
Baylor recruiting participants for COVID-19 prevalence study
Diagnosing Parkinson’s disease with skin samples could lead to earlier detection
$1.2 million support package to benefit Western Australians with incontinence
Ruby Oberin wins award in recognition of bone disease researcher
How to prevent crippling bone disease
Hope blooms for rare kākābeak
New drug hope for migraine sufferers
Lions Eye Institute’s Dr Fred Chen recognised for dedication to teaching
DNA-peptide interactions create complex behaviours which may have helped shape biology
Primates aren’t quite frogs
Bulk pet supplements intercepted at mail centres
Cowpea aphids continue to cause damage to lucerne and livestock
Housing order ends in Golden Plains Shire
Laparoscopic power morcellators – Update 3
All health factors need to be taken into account in VIC’s Sunday lockdown announcement
Call to increase public health funding to combat chronic disease crisis
Burnet researcher wins Hepatitis Victoria Award
Learn to save a life this Restart a Heart Day
Boost to develop microalgae into health foods
Dramatic escalation in opioid use over a decade revealed
WHO appoints co-chairs of Independent Commission on sexual misconduct during Ebola response
Small RNA as a Central Player in Infections
New cannabis oil research on safety and tolerability published in prestigious British Journal
Maintain grain quality with hygiene essentials
No genetic signs that hearing loss causes Alzheimer’s disease
Agricultural excellence under threat
Nutrition key to health for senior Australians
Mosquito activity to increase following heavy rain
Majority of Australians will get COVID-19 vaccine when available
Blood test could identify COVID-19 patients at risk of ‘cytokine storm’ hyperinflammation
Study finds new gene that causes bone cancer
Alcohol Change Vic encourages NSW Upper House to take important steps to reduce alcohol harm
World Cavity-Free Future Day says oral health is everyone’s responsibility
EC’s Failure to Harmonize Travel Restrictions Puts Millions of Jobs at Risk
Hundreds of residential landlords access Government support
From town criers to running taps on rickshaws, this Global Handwashing Day WaterAid looks
Barnett bungles biosecurity
Wicking Trust Symposium goes virtual to tackle big question of quality in aged care