Influenza cases just the 'tip of the iceberg', worse than reported figures, researcher says – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Email Influenza cases just the 'tip of the iceberg', worse than reported figures, researcher says By Peter Lusted and Kathy Lord Updated June 02, 2019 08:09:48 Photo: Dr Irving said it is possible the nature of the flu seasons is changing. (ABC News: Kathy Lord) Related Story: Victorian child dies Continue Reading

NSW rural communities feeling 'forgotten' by healthcare system – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Email NSW rural communities feeling 'forgotten' by healthcare system By Claudia Jambor, Jennifer Browning and Jessie Davies Posted April 14, 2019 08:13:33 Photo: Payden was born two weeks ago at Gunnedah Hospital. (ABC News: Jessie Davies) Related Story: Living in a small town with a hospital but with no doctors Continue Reading

How a mindfulness retreat inspired modern sports psychology – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Email How a mindfulness retreat inspired modern sports psychology RN By Nick Fogarty and Amanda Smith for Sporty Posted June 02, 2019 07:30:00 Photo: Students at the Esalen Institute, which sought to harness mind control techniques in the 1960s and 70s. (Getty: Ralph Crane) Map: United States The 1960s was Continue Reading

Fisher-Price recalls Rock 'n Play sleeper in US after reports link product to over 30 baby deaths – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Email Fisher-Price recalls Rock 'n Play sleeper in US after reports link product to over 30 baby deaths Updated April 13, 2019 13:28:28 Photo: The Rock ‘n Play sleeper has not been recalled in Australia. (AP: US Consumer Product Safety Commission) Related Story: Amber struggled as a mum, this is Continue Reading

NASA study on twins shows human health can be sustained in space for a year – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Email NASA study on twins shows human health can be sustained in space for a year Posted April 13, 2019 08:57:09 Photo: NASA astronauts and identical twins Scott and Mark Kelly took part in the world-first study on how space affects the human body. (AP: Pat Sullivan) Related Story: Twins Continue Reading

Here's to you, Meghan Markle: Your pregnancy is only your business – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Email Here's to you, Meghan Markle: Your pregnancy is only your business By Zoe Norton Lodge Updated April 13, 2019 06:55:00 Photo: Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, arrives for her baby shower at in New York in February. (AP: Kevin Hagen) Related Story: Royal baby's birth a 'family' affair to remain Continue Reading

Stillborn babies are being left in Northern Territory morgues for months – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Email Stillborn babies are being left in Northern Territory morgues for months By Emily Smith Updated April 13, 2019 08:52:08 Photo: The Federal Government is expected to respond to a report on stillbirth. (AAP) Related Story: 'It broke me': Government inquiry to examine 'unchanged' stillbirth rates Related Story: 'Doctor said Continue Reading

The anti-vaccination movement's history dates back to the very first vaccine – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Email The anti-vaccination movement's history dates back to the very first vaccine RN By Joey Watson and Keri Philips for Rear Vision Updated May 31, 2019 06:54:46 Photo: Recent anti-vaccination campaigns, such as this one in New York, are examples of history repeating. (Facebook: Robert F. Kennedy, Jr) Related Story: Continue Reading

Expert urges NT to explore use of crocodile compounds in medical industry – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Email Expert urges NT to explore use of crocodile compounds in medical industry By Emily Smith Updated April 13, 2019 13:08:59 Photo: The antibacterial properties of crocodile blood are being used in the medical industry overseas. (ABC News: Mitchell Woolnough) Related Story: Crocodile blood may yield new antibiotics Related Story: Continue Reading

Man's iris detaches and 'sags' after eye is struck by bungee cord – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Email Man's iris detaches and 'sags' after eye is struck by bungee cord Posted April 12, 2019 18:28:13 Photo: A close up image of an eyeball with a detached and “sagging” iris. (Supplied: New England Journal of Medicine) Related Story: Man hospitalised after injecting semen into his own arm to Continue Reading