The Alere DDS2 mobile test system is a handheld analyser for the rapid screening of drugs of abuse in oral fluid.
Within the healthcare system, there seems to be barriers to providing patients with personalised, effective care.
Scientists have developed a blood test that can predict Alzheimer's with 90% accuracy, years before symptoms appear.
Patients may soon be able to zap away annoying flecks in their vision.
A new Australian tool offers hope to Parkinson's sufferers globally.
Let there be light: more accurate blood pressure measure uses light pulses
A woman's stomach pain had an unusual source.
Changes in the skin tissue of dementia patients make them more vulnerable to the development of pressure ulcers.
Researchers have identified a unique feature of cancer stem cells that can be exploited to kill the deadly cells thought to be the reason that cancer comes back after therapy.
First direct evidence that abnormal protein in Parkinson's disease triggers immune response.
Doctors should be aware that psychological factors could lead them to suggest medical interventions of little or no value to patients, according to a review on clinical decision-making published in the Medical Journal of Australia.
Researchers at the University of Queensland have reviewed the key genes affecting pigmentation, in what could be the first step towards using genomics to identify patients genetically predisposed to skin cancer.
The Public Health Association of Australia joins with the broader community in farewelling Basil Hetzel AC, an international giant in public health, who died on 4 February.
Hi-tech fibres for the high demands of infection prevention and control.