Making stem cells from a patient’s adult cells – rather than human embryos – is one of the holy grails in modern medicine treatments. New research brings us two steps closer.
Several countries are preparing to distribute Omicron-adapted COVID-19 boosters. What does this mean for Australia?
A new heart transplant technique is reducing waiting lists for patients in Australia and potentially around the world.
With the goal of ‘business as usual’, politicians will continue to reduce COVID protections without immediate consequence while transmission is low. But then the next wave will come.
Professor Tony Butler will lead a Centre for Research Excellence scheme which will investigate the profiling, prediction and prevention of violence.
Researchers will investigate treatment measures for COVID-19 infection and the aerosol transmission of SARS-COV-2.
The sustained downward trend is likely due to high uptake of prevention measures, testing and high levels of treatment.
Children with callous unemotional traits can learn to be more prosocial, a study has shown.
If we consider suicide rates within age groups, men over 85 are at three times the average risk. We should make sure older men have ways to express when they’re not coping and seek help.
A self-paced digital health program has potential to help survivors of childhood cancer build healthy lifestyle behaviours.