Cannabidiol use seems to be increasing, with a recent University of Sydney study showing around 55,000 requests to access medicinal CBD approved since 2016.
The days of heart transplant survivors undergoing invasive biopsies could soon be over with a new technique reducing complications.
An Australian-designed, augmented reality (AR) technology will give young people living with haemophilia a glimpse into the future and help them stay on track with treatment.
In 2020, drug-induced deaths were nearly twice as frequent among males as females, according to a new report by the National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre.
Flinders University researchers are exploring hospital strain of Acinetobacter baumannii and its cellular response to important antibiotic colistin.
Since the start of the pandemic more than 390,000 anticipated private hospital admissions did not occur, according to APRA data.
Colchicine, a common gout drug, has significantly improved survival rates for patients hospitalised with worsening heart failure, according to a new study.
Despite the discomfort, only 11% of people would see an optometrist and only around 3% would speak to a pharmacist for advice.
A patient's perspective on their physical well-being can provide a better indication of their response to cancer treatment than clinician-based tools.
A 40-year-old traveller recently returned from Europe has been identified as a probable case of monkeypox, with confirmatory testing underway.
There were over 45,000 deaths in infants under six months old in 2019, with one in five of the total global cases of RSV occurring in this age group.
Queensland Health has announced that it will reschedule some non-urgent elective procedures due to a critical worldwide shortage of contrast solutions required for a range of medical imaging.
A person's ability to fight infections largely depends on how well their immune system replicates the cells effective at destroying the virus that causes the disease.
The University of Adelaide and Fertilis have developed a micro-device that will allow more IVF clinics to offer intracytoplasmic sperm injection as a treatment.