29 May 2013, 12:38 PM
Australia | Chinese researchers have developed the world’s first ever vaccine against a strain of enterovirus that can cause hand, foot and mouth disease.
28 May 2013, 9:14 AM
Australia | So, you think there's a 'debate' around the safety of vaccinations? Don't tell Dr Rachael Dunlop. She's a post-Doctoral fellow in the School of Medical and Molecular Sciences at the University of Technology Sydney. Here she shares her thoughts on the six myths of vaccination with SBS and The Conversation.
28 May 2013, 8:04 AM
Australia | The number of young children contracting the most common strains of potentially fatal pneumococcal disease has plummeted 97 per cent since the universal vaccination against this bacterial disease began in 2005.
26 May 2013, 10:00 AM
Australia | Comment: There's good research out there that indicates some very strong reasons why space should be made for music in schools.
24 May 2013, 13:37 PM
North America | When you're single and going on lots of dates, you start to wish you had some sort of dating superpower. Future apps may be able to do just that, writes Seth Stevenson.
23 May 2013, 18:19 PM
North America | A report released this week from the Pew Internet & American Life Project found that Facebook remains the leading social network among American teen-agers, writes Amanda Hess.
23 May 2013, 17:38 PM
North America | Just before he died, Steve Jobs told his biographer Walter Isaacson about his dream for revolutionizing television, writes Farhad Manjoo.
23 May 2013, 13:13 PM
Australia | Sports drinks. Most of us have tasted their sugary, salty,
electrolyte-laden, protein-infused, fluoro-coloured goodness after a
bout of exercise....