Fungi spend their lives quietly decomposing the planet's organic waste but some have developed resistance to pesticides and a threat to human health is looming, writes Justin Beardsley.
Former boxer Anthony Mundine is under fire over a series of anti-vaccination tweets, with Paralympian Kurt Fearnley labelling him a "peanut" for "promoting fear".
Australians are being urged to check their immunisation history as the number of measles cases in the country climbs towards a five-year high.
In the digital age, casual sex and partners are available at the click of a button. So are dating apps like Tinder, Bumble and Grindr to blame for rapidly rising STI rates?
An Adelaide bakery stops selling Vietnamese rolls following an outbreak of salmonella linked to three of its stores. SA Health says nine people have been hospitalised.
Antibiotic resistance is a major and growing global health threat. These five recent examples show us how dangerous it can be, writes Laura Christine McCaughey.
The stories of the 16 people buried in Ravenswood's forgotten cemetery have come to life as researchers investigate their identities ahead of the reinterment of their bodies.