People are dying while the government commissions more expert working groups to respond to mental health report, experts say.
Michael Koziol Scientists are making incremental advances in understanding how bacteria in the gut differs between populations – and whether cleanliness could be making us sick.
Harriet Alexander What's the secret to encouraging people to eat fruit? Lower the price.
Amy Corderoy Australian scientists have for the first time discovered how drugs could attack the abnormal "plaques" clustering in the brains of people with Alzheimer's disease, giving hope that new medicines could be developed.
Julia Medew If you could look past her long wiry red hair and thick black skin, Suma looked very similar to the human patients Dr Kevin Moriarty and Dr Marinis Pirpiris usually care for.
Sarah Berry New theories propose a connection between toxin levels in our modern diet and obesity.
Henry Belot Some are concerned that e-cigs will act as a gateway to nicotine addiction.
Esther Han Patties Foods says overseas testing found no links between the fruit and the disease, but the Federal Health Department says its investigation "is ongoing".
Amy Corderoy Australian body-building and fitness companies are selling supplements which may contain synthetic amphetamines.
Craig Butt, Health Reporter A poor understanding of what constitutes normal genitals is driving women to go under the knife for cosmetic surgery, researchers say, as the number of publicly funded labiaplasties has more than doubled in a decade.