A farmer might be more likely to chat to her hairdresser about the tough time she’s having than seeking professional help.
A quarter of women with breast cancer will die from cancer spreading around the body – exercise is the most important lifestyle factor in preventing this.
Nicotine in cigarettes might influence the way some people metabolise caffeine - and make it harder for them to quit smoking.
Vitamins are often seen as benign since they’re meant to be natural, but the list of ingredients isn’t always accurate.
The love between mother and child is unbreakable and instinctive. Soon after Jacintha gave birth to a beautiful girl in 2014, she knew something was seriously...
Can a quick kip on the job actually make you more productive at work? Or will it harm your sleep tonight?
Obsessive Compulsive Disorder goes far beyond being a germaphobe. Koraly Dimitriadis speaks to her best friend about the deeply misunderstood condition.
Prefer to text or email rather than speak on the phone? Almost 11 per cent of Australains experience social phobia in their lifetime, and technology is partly to...
The software helps people with ALS communicate easier than with traditional methods.
Self-care in an era of 24-hour news pumped with immigration politics and Trump administration alerts may be more important for those from culturally and...
Over four million Australians get food poisoning every year - so what can you do to avoid being one of them?
Reports from the latest TB drug trials are showing promising results for patients - even those with the drug-resistant form of the disease.
I quit gluten to feel better after eating bread and survived. But was that whole dieting episode really necessary?
Scientists have a new theory about miscarriages, which could explain why plenty of women go on to have healthy babies after experiencing them.
It's good news for health, but bad news for perfume lovers.
When it’s time to go, it’s time to let the phone go (if you want to stay healthy and infection-free)
Scientists have found evidence that antibiotic resistance is being spread from farm animals to people - via flies.
We all know that bacteria cause body odour. So what happens when you swap your stinky armpit germs with someone else's?
If you live with social anxiety, simply turning up to school, work and parties might feel intensely challenging. Here are five ways to help you manage the...
Female genital mutilation is largely hidden in Australia and other high-income countries. But the United Nations says it is a global concern – and our research...