Bus drivers used to receive respectful thanks at the end of a quiet ride, but these days some say they work in fear of being punched, stabbed, screamed at or spat on.
There are differences between the male and female heart, which may explain conflicting symptoms when it comes to heart disease, research shows.
Here's how to ensure you're still getting enough protein, iron, zinc and vitamin B12 while cutting back on red meat.
At least 19 former hydro workers in Tasmania are seeking compensation, saying they were exposed to dangerous chemicals which has left them with chronic health conditions.
An increasing number of patients in Queensland's Mackay region are visiting the emergency department for prescriptions and minor medical issues.
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?
Australians with medical implants could soon have their devices tracked with a barcode system and smartphone apps under a new plan health authorities are calling the biggest shake-up in patient safety in 30 years.
NT water police battle a two-metre swell and stormy wet season conditions to rescue a sailor who fell ill on a Japanese tanker offshore from Darwin.
When it comes to skin care, here are some of the most commonly shared myths that can be cleared up immediately, and some truths you can rely on, writes Sara J Brown.
Steroid use is on the rise as young men fuelled by social media chase their idea of a perfect body. Now researchers want to know exactly how susceptible gay and bisexual men are.