+That's Interesting

+That's Interesting

Childhood acute leukaemia is caused by genetic mutations and a lack of childhood infection, scientists say
 

We still have the metabolism of our hunter-gather ancestors and it can't cope with the high-fat, high-salt, high-sugar diet we take as normal today, health researcher John Potter says
 

A group of Australian cancer experts wants to launch a "world-first" in calling for exercise to be prescribed to cancer patients after a mother's remarkable recovery from terminal cancer
 

A new report from the Child Poverty Action Group has painted a grim picture of the state of children's teeth - especially those from poor families

Home births and elective caesareans are on the rise as more women feel empowered to customise their births
 

The recent slew of mergers and acquisitions is part of a larger corporate transformation that is remaking American healthcare – for the worse

Buruli ulcer cases surging and now at epidemic proportions in parts of Victoria, researchers say
 

Researchers call for greater caution, but skeptics say the evidence from rat studies is not convincing

Pilots and cabin crew on airlines flying to and Fiji are no longer surprised to see Auckland-based Interventional Cardiologist Dr Seif El-Jack and his team on board every Friday and again on every Sunday on flights returning home
 

Analysis of 10 studies involving more than 1.2 million children reaffirms that vaccines don’t cause autism; MMR shot may actually decrease risk