A 16-year-old girl with autism who has been living in Australia for eight years could be deported within weeks because she failed immigration medical assessments and the Assistant Immigration Minister has refused to intervene.
Ebony Bowden, Rania Spooner The head of Australia's peak medical body has branded a petition that claims changes to cervical screening will put women's lives at risk, as well intentioned but "woefully misinformed and misguided".
Marcus Strom Australian men have been knocked off the top spot for world life expectancy, a new report published on Wednesday in The Lancet, has shown.
Julia Medew It started as an embarrassing joke. Shane Barnbrook accidentally swallowed a chicken bone while eating dinner and he knew it would have to come out.
Lucy Cormack Drug trial studies that are sponsored by the pharmaceutical industry are more likely to favour a sponsor's product.
Rania Spooner and Carolyn Webb Victorians struck by the Ross River virus outbreak - including a doctor who says he was infected by a mosquito in Melbourne's northeast - have described how debilitating symptoms are interfering with their lives.
Amy Remeikis When Ann Maree Mulders woke up still feeling unwell, she didn't know 11 centimetres was about to change her life.
Kate Aubusson An extra 40-minute stroll every day could mean fewer days in hospital for older Australians, new research shows.
Kate Aubusson The AMA says Australia's public hospitals – in every state and territory – are in a constant 'state of emergency' due to inadequate funding and over-stretched resources.
Bombala Fire and Rescue held a skills maintenance and rescue re-certification training weekend on Saturday and Sunday, February ...
Delegate Pony Club invited special guest instructor Peter Gillis to their weekend rally on Saturday and Sunday, February ...