Carmel Sparke

Carmel Sparke

Carmel is 6minutes news editor.

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When the aged care royal commission was announced last year, one key concept failed to rate a mention, writes aged care…
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Simply prescribing fewer antibiotics and finding new drugs could spell “disaster” in the battle against antibiotic…
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A 35-year-old plumber arrived at hospital with vomiting, confusion, right-sided weakness and dysplasia, and doctors…
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The health regulator has warned it will take action against practitioners promoting anti-vaccination views that are not…
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"Decision fatigue" could be one reason doctors are more likely to refer patients for breast and colorectal cancer screening…
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A Toronto neurosurgeon has been jailed for strangling his physician wife then stuffing her body into a suitcase as their…
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A major knee injury is never good news for patients, but a meniscal tear is more likely to result in knee osteoarthritis…
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