Medical Observer

The necrotising skin disease Buruli ulcer is affecting increasing numbers of Australians, but scientists are yet to agree on…
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In a profession that demands academic rigour, mandates continuing education and values scientific evidence, what makes some…
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Social media posts commenting on data from the UK, Israel and South Africa, among others, claim deaths from COVID (or all…
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I’ve always taken pride in referring to specialists that I’d gladly see myself, should the unfortunate need ever arise.   …
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Half a world away, my daughter was going to be celebrating a significant birthday. I wanted to do something special. Her…
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I was at a dinner meeting for our hospital a few years ago, before everyone went in to sit at their tables and hear the…
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For many of us, eating particular foods can be comforting: a pick-me-up during a hard task; a reward after a long day at…
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