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Sexual Health

Some types of male discharge are normal and healthy. Others may signal an underlying medical condition. Read on to find out what is normal and when...

Geriatrics

Doctors often prescribe metformin for type 2 diabetes. A new mouse study on its liver mechanisms may explain its wider benefits for health and life...

The Conversation (AU) - Health

A marathon round of amendments and parliamentary debate will likely see voluntary assisted dying implemented in WA in around 18 months. It's time t...

Mental Health

Depression is a very common condition. Despite this, many myths and misconceptions continue to surround it. Learn more about depression here, inclu...

Stress & Anxiety

Anxiety may cause high blood pressure, and high blood pressure may also cause anxiety. Read about the link between these conditions and the treatme...

The Conversation (AU) - Health

Many Indigenous people tell us they find hospitals stressful, uncomfortable and alienating. Here's how good design can help.

Paediatrics

Baby poop color may change for a range of reasons, including age, dietary factors, and health conditions. Learn what different colors can indicate ...

Oncology

A recent study has investigated a simpler way of testing urine for prostate cancer. The new test would avoid the need for digital rectal examination.

Sports

Neck tension occurs when the neck muscles remain contracted for prolonged periods. Learn about the causes, symptoms, and treatment of neck tension ...

Cardiology

Recent research suggests that mammograms may help identify women at risk of heart failure by revealing the presence of calcium buildup in breast ar...

The Conversation (AU) - Health

Access to early medical abortion is an important part of women’s sexual and reproductive health care. Yet often country GPs don't offer this service.

Respiratory

N-acetylcysteine (NAC) is an over-the-counter supplement that may help relieve or improve various medical issues. Here, learn more about the uses a...