A concerning number of premature deaths in Australian nursing homes are down to external causes including falls and choking…
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Legislation to allow doctors to end the lives of terminally ill patients is expected to go before another state parliament…
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Do we really know when someone is definitely dead? Australian Doctor investigates. Their bodies are warm and their hearts…
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A US woman with anorexia and bulimia has died three months after a judge granted her request to refuse force-feeding. Her…
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Low socioeconomic status is linked to significant reductions in life expectancy and should be considered a major risk factor…
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Donald is a 64-year-old divorced man who has recently moved to be close to his son and daughter-in-law. You have taken on…
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Antipsychotics should not be used for treating delirium in palliative care patients because they worsen the distressing…
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