In 1922, an anxious father was waiting at Pyrmont Wharf in Sydney for a ship to come in. At home, his five-year-old…
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Iceland is one of the few countries in the world to have a national screening program for diabetic retinopathy. Between…
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Meet the new lipid-lowering agents: monoclonal antibodies that promise to shrink LDL to levels lower than even the strongest…
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In 1996, Julia* was working as a GP at a large practice in a genteel suburb of Melbourne. One of her patients was a man in…
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It’s the most infectious vaccine-preventable disease and it’s sweeping the world. Measles transmission has quadrupled in a…
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For the past 25 years, British general and vascular surgeon Dr David Nott has volunteered in some of the world’s most…
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This is a time when patients are most at risk of iatrogenic illness: discharged from hospital, with changes to medications…
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