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The dangers of 'lotus birthing' — keeping a newborn's umbilical cord attached until the placenta falls away naturally — have…
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Tributes are flowing around the world honouring the healthcare workers who have died after putting themselves at risk on the…
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The total consumption of antibiotics in Australian residential aged care facilities (RACF) jumped by almost 40% in the…
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The Department of Health's latest webinar for GPs has focused on the unique issues of controlling COVID-19 in Indigenous…
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When these ‘soap bubbles’ showed up on an X-ray of a patient’s femur, they were a sign he had anything but a clean bill of…
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Update: The story originally stated RANZCOG had updated its guidance on mandatory pre-treatment ultrasound. In fact, the…
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The RACGP says GPs need priority access to flu vaccines ahead of pharmacists, warning that most practices failed to get the…
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