The prescription opioid crisis is often linked to doctor shopping — but most addicts are actually average Australians who only see one GP. Now there’s calls to overhaul doctor prescribing practices.
The families of vulnerable patients who suffered abuse and neglect at the condemned Oakden nursing home will have the chance to hear from those who were responsible for the facility at a Senate inquiry in Adelaide today.
When Rachael Gauci first saw her newborn daughter Kyra, weighing less than half a kilogram, she burst into tears. How could someone so tiny, born so prematurely, possibly survive?
A global charity has called on governments in the Pacific to prioritise women’s needs when they plan sanitation infrastructure.
As the Northern Territory Government makes preparations to remove a spatial limitation on bottle shops, pressure is mounting from the private sector to approve or deny the Territory its first Dan Murphy’s store.