Latest Stories

Calls for patience with ongoing RAT shortages

The Pharmaceutical Society of Australia (PSA) is calling for patience and understanding from the general public amidst ongoing rapid antigen tests (RAT) shortages. Stock shortages and unprecedented demand continue to place significant strain...

SA pharmacies to provide NIP vaccines to community

The Pharmacy Guild of Australia (SA Branch) welcomes the SA Government’s decision to include community pharmacy in the National Immunisation Program (NIP) for 2022. This will provide greater access for eligible South Australians...

Cancer rate on the rise amongst younger population

A new South Australian study that has found rising numbers of young men and women aged under 50 suffering from gastrointestinal cancers has left international experts perplexed. The long-term SA Cancer Registry data...

Improving health through citizen science

Although the intrinsic health benefits of being in nature are well known, urbanisation continues to encroach on green spaces.  Now researchers are calling on the government to consider nature-based citizen science projects...

TGA gives the green light to Novavax’s Covid-19 vaccine

The Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) has granted approval for provisional registration of Nuvaxovid Covid-19 Vaccine (adjuvanted) for active immunization to prevent Covid-19 caused by SARS-CoV-2 in individuals 18 years of age and...

JCU pharmacy students to assist with vax rollout

The Pharmacy Guild of Australia and James Cook University (JCU) are united in helping to increase the rate of Covid-19 vaccinations across Queensland, with a new push to allow pharmacy students to...
312FansLike
763FollowersFollow
69FollowersFollow

Business

Health

Call to give older Aussies with a disability equal access to assistive tech

More than 60 organisations across the health, disability and ageing sectors have released a joint statement urging the Federal Government to end age discrimination...

Choosing kids’ school shoes

As the school term approaches many parents will be starting to think about school uniforms and shoes. But what is the best option when...

Exercise therapy may prevent arthritis post ACL injury

According to The Medical Journal of Australia young Australians are at most risk of ACL (anterior cruciate ligament) knee injuries, with studies showing a 74%...

Industry Updates

Call to give older Aussies with a disability equal access to assistive tech

More than 60 organisations across the health, disability and ageing sectors have released a joint statement urging the Federal Government to end age discrimination...

Novavax to be available in coming weeks

Australians aged 18+ will now have access to a fourth Covid-19 vaccine, Nuvaxovid (Novavax) in the coming weeks. This comes after the Australian Government accepted...

Research: potential new way to fight superbugs

According to the World Health Organisation (WHO), antimicrobial resistance is among the top 10 global public health threats. It occurs when pathogens (bacteria, viruses, fungi and...

Aussies with severe dermatitis benefit from PBS listing

Atopic dermatitis, also known as eczema, is a chronic skin condition affecting the skin, causing redness, itching and sometimes infections. Uncontrolled eczema has a significant...

Investment into National Eating Disorder Centre

The Morrison Government has announced it is investing $13 million to establish a world-leading National Eating Disorder Centre, where Australia’s best researchers will collaborate...

Read More

Features

Events

X