Children who are constantly plugged into smartphones, computers and televisions are losing vital social skills, according to a new study.
Former directors of the Peter MacCallum cancer hospital have denied knowledge of a secretive and potentially corrupt $250,000 payment to Kathy Jackson’s union to settle a back-pay dispute.
The uninvited lecture: "Don't take drugs, don't go out late, don't have sex, don't wear those clothes." All they hear is "blah, blah, blah".
High-risk cancer patients at a Melbourne hospital are being charged $1000 for genetic testing and may face delays receiving results that could be crucial to their treatment, oncologists say.
Almost three decades after the death of his dad, Tim Elliott recalls a man whom he loved and feared in equal measure.
There are few anorexia-specialised psychiatrists, few dedicated beds and few champions.
Jesinta Campbell reveals her training tips for The Canberra Times Fun Run on September 7.
Overheating, vomiting, enduring electric shocks, dehydration, bruises, cuts, kidney-failure and cardiac damage are just some of the potential risks of such high-intensity forms of fitness. So why are people drawn to them in droves?
A Victorian Government plan to make clinical trials of medicinal marijuana easier to conduct will do little to expand access to the drug, an expert on drug law reform says.
A Melbourne woman who took a traditional Chinese herbal remedy of dried plants and scorpions ended up in hospital in life-threatening condition, prompting warnings from medical experts.