Why should I be taxed for my monthly period?

A woman’s uterus should not have to pay the price for doing its job, says Aayushi Khillan I am angry. I am angry that we have...

Vaccinate before flu season kicks off!

Take-up of the free flu vaccine for under-fives has risen following the recent death of a toddler but NSW Health is urging all people...

The Art of Dying

Is there anyone of us who doesn’t have to worry about dying? No. Death is certain for every one of us. An ancient saying...

Can Cannabis cure my child with autism?

There have been stories of how cannabis has helped alleviate symptoms, but scientists are nowhere near a definitive answer Over my years in the medical...

Parents try crowdfunding to save daughter’s life

Primary school child has DIPG, a fast growing brain tumour It began with a diagnosis that shocked her parents all beyond belief. In August 2016,...

Turning the tables on misfortune

The Bhagvad Gita offers wise words of advice in troubled times A bald man’s head was burning by the strong rays of the sun. He...

Life-saving vaccine program extended for Year 10 students

Program launched to combat increasing numbers of meningococcal cases across Victoria compared with five years ago. In 2017, there were 89 cases; in 2018,...

Wired but disconnected

Encouraging a more healthy technology use in teens A majority of today’s teenagers own a tablet, smart phone, and access lots of online resources...

Got the first day frazzles?

It’s an unforgettable moment, the day your child starts school for the first time. But the days that follow can be nerve-wracking, if you...

When exercising, more than 50% of women worry about being judged, reveals study

‘This Girl Can’ campaign encourages women to get active Tina’s powering on a bike in her lycra, 54-year-old Sally throws a netball, helmeted Miranda pushes...
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