The top health killers of women

28 November, 2019 . by Sarah Fennell

These are the key health threats facing Australian women in 2019.


Is vaping safe? What to know about e-cigarettes

23 November, 2019 . by Sarah Fennell

It’s been touted as a way to help smokers kick the habit, but vaping has also been linked to deaths and lung disease. So is it worth the risk?


Is it safe to take paracetamol during pregnancy?

14 November, 2019 . by Michelle Rose

A new study links paracetamol use in pregnancy to an increased risk of autism and ADHD in children, but is there really any cause for concern?


The incredible ways medicinal cannabis changed my life

19 October, 2019 . by Sarah Fennell

For 20 years, Warren Schell suffered unrelenting pain 24 hours a day. Then it was gone in almost an instant.


5 myths about HRT you may need to rethink

14 October, 2019 . by Sarah Fennell

Hormone replacement therapy is often the first line of treatment for menopausal women, but it’s not without its controversy and confusion. Experts bust some common misconceptions.


The new diet advice for a healthy heart

22 August, 2019 . by Michelle Rose

Cheese, eggs and full-fat milk are in, but red meat is out – the Heart Foundation’s revamped rules for what you should and shouldn’t eat contain a few surprises.


From branch to bottle: Why the olive leaf is a powerful source of wellness

19 August, 2019 . by Sarah Fennell

Extra virgin olive oil is hailed for its health benefits – but it’s not the only way the olive tree can help keep us fighting fit.


‘I felt like Frankenstein’: What it’s like to wait for an organ donation

30 July, 2019 . by Sarah Fennell

Clare Duggan was spending hours a day on dialysis and giving up on life when she received a precious gift from a stranger.


Six things you’d never dream about ear wax

20 July, 2019 . by Sarah Fennell

You might find it gross, but turns out that ear wax – the sticky yellow ooze that protects our ear canal – can tell us a lot about ourselves.


Why is being sober so taboo?

1 July, 2019 . by Sarah Fennell

When did saying no to alcohol become such a big deal? We ask the experts to weigh in.