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The key to a good night's sleep lies in activities well before bedtime, with too many people focusing on changing habits at the wrong time of day.
Snapper ANDREW CAMPBELL spotted workmen replacing signage at the former Calvary Public Hospital in Bruce on Thursday night, a sign that the ACT government's takeover and ownership of the former privately run public hospital is complete.
A professor helping humanity deal with the deadly consequences of parasites, including malaria, has been named one of Australia’s best science teachers.
Dementia could overtake heart disease as Australia's leading cause of death, with rates of the condition expected to almost double by 2054.
Australia's 2.5 million smokers are wrongly stigmatised as uneducated, unemployed and mentally ill and instead are diverse, reflecting the nation's population.
The ACT government will establish a voluntary assisted dying implementation taskforce.
If Canberra keeps growing at its current rate, it's at risk of becoming a congested, car-based city, says Pedal Power's Simon Copland.
Australian-first measures to ensure car yards are offering more fuel-efficient cars will also save lives, says a doctor-turned-lawmaker.
There is growing support to introduce a "right to disconnect" for Australian employees, which could change the way people approach their work and life balance.
Experts from a range of sectors are calling for a royal commission into Australia's management of the COVID-19 pandemic.
The ACT languishes among the worst jurisdictions for emergency department wait times in the nation, according to the Productivity Commission’s latest report on government services for health.
The number of people delaying GP visits due to the costs involved has doubled, despite an increase in clinics offering bulk billed appointments.
By turning exercise into a virtual game, people can transform gruelling or onerous activity into something fun while improving mobility and easing chronic pain.
Melbourne scientists have confirmed mosquitoes are responsible for carrying the bacteria behind flesh-eating ulcers, solving a decades-long medical mystery.
The federal government has added a treatment for advanced melanoma to the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme, with some 940 patients expected to benefit.
The Therapeutic Goods Administration has for the first time approved a vaccine against the highly contagious respiratory syncytial virus.
Covid is surging in Australia – and only one in five older adults are up to date with their boosters, ADRIAN ESTERMAN.
COVID-19 infections have spiked in Australia's two most populous states, with a new variant and Christmas festivities driving higher hospitalisations.
Delaying patient results could prevent misinformation and distress, doctors say, as the government tries to scrap wait times for scans and medical tests.