“Climate Change is the defining issue of the 21st century” – Dr. Margaret Chan, World Health Organisation.
Climate Change is more than an environmental issue but has become an economic, social, health, and human rights issue. Australia is one of the developed countries most susceptible to the effects of climate change since a majority of the […]
I have always loved the movie ‘The Matrix’. I watched it again recently with my daughter Meaghan, and I can’t help but be struck by the parallels of the situation that Neo, Morpheus and their allies find themselves in the movie, with the circumstances of a growing number of people who are fighting passionately for […]
People should be wary of buying medications on the internet after an investigation found “widespread failings” at some online providers, the Care Quality Commission (CQC) has said. Read more
New proposals from Australia’s drug regulator should give you a better idea if your complementary medicines do what they say on the packet. Read more
E-cigarettes are less toxic and safer to use compared to conventional cigarettes, according to research published in Annals of Internal Medicine.
Cancer Research UK-funded scientists found that people who swapped smoking regular cigarettes for e-cigarettes or nicotine replacement therapy (NRT) for at least six months, had much lower levels of toxic and cancer […]
Latino children who live in areas with higher levels of air pollution have a heightened risk of developing Type 2 diabetes, according to a new USC-led study. Read more