Medical Observer

Geoffrey Walter Edelsten’s graduation year, 1966, is sometimes referred to as the best graduation year because of the number…
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Tobacco smoking remains prevalent in Australia – current estimates suggest that we have about two million adult smokers. …
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Two weeks ago a new drug to treat Alzheimer’s disease was given accelerated approval by the US Food and Drug Administration…
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Almost a year ago, in July 2020, our calls for the government to urgently upgrade the guidelines to protect health workers…
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A Q&A with Associate Professor Deborah Bateson

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As the local doctor on a small island, for three years, I have struggled to ensure my lifestyle choices don’t stray too far…
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Left to my own devices, I would be selective about when and how much of a physical exam I do, either not at all or very…
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Public health experts have long argued that when it comes to preventing obesity, we need to stop blaming individuals. Our…
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