22 May 2018 - The Courier-Mail (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
QUEENSLAND’S adoption process is not for the faint-hearted, with excited parents-to-be being warned it could take...
22 May 2018 - ABC News
Many of us have a particular GP we see — a doctor who has known you for years and has a strong understanding of your medical history and...
21 May 2018 - Otago Daily Times
Groups affected by the potential loss of the South Dunedin Early Years Hub were feeling ``hopeful rather than positive'' after a meeting to...
19 May 2018 - The New Zealand Herald
Study of Growing up in New Zealand turns 10 years old
19 May 2018 - The Age (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
Q: After years of career success, I'm now the stay-at-home mum of Robbie (2½), and Mia and Ava (10 months). I love...
19 May 2018 - The Courier-Mail (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
PROMINENT Queensland obstetrician Gino Pecoraro will next weekend stand for the federal presidency of the...
19 May 2018 - The Age (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
Panicked, I woke my husband screeching that I couldn’t find her. My new baby, was she suffocating underneath the...
18 May 2018 - The Daily Telegraph (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
AS THE number of caesarean births continues to rise the standard medical fee for the procedure has been cut by the...
18 May 2018 - The Sydney Morning Herald (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
Agriculture Minister David Littleproud's seemingly genuine concern has not translated into much improvement for the...
18 May 2018 - The Advertiser (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
A TASMANIAN midwife has been named the best in the nation by the mothers she has cared for.
17 May 2018 - The Sydney Morning Herald (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
"They’re just looking for connection with other mums, feeling isolated, looking down the barrel of depression."
17 May 2018 - The New Zealand Herald
The 2018 Budget includes $112.6 million for maternity services.
17 May 2018 - The New Zealand Herald
The 2018 Budget included $3.2 billion extra for health services over four years.
17 May 2018 - The New Zealand Herald
Responses to: funding to fix building issues, cheaper doctor visits and midwives pay boost
17 May 2018 - The New Zealand Herald
Cash-strapped DHBs will get a massive boost for building repairs and deficits
16 May 2018 - ABC News
Lack of training for surgeons means women are having unnecessary invasive hysterectomies, expert says.
16 May 2018 - Otago Daily Times
While all the Budget day attention will be on Finance Minister Grant Robertson, arguably it is Health Minister David Clark who has the more...
16 May 2018 - The Daily Telegraph (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
IN a win for the hip pockets of patients, Medicare rebates for a GP visit would have to rise by $42 to $79 under a...
16 May 2018 - Otago Daily Times
The minister of health has refused to meet with officials from the Lumsden Maternity Centre. This story was first published by RNZ 5100...
15 May 2018 - The West Australian (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
Jamila Rizvi had never felt so alone. “The world I now inhabit in no way resembles what came before. I am wearing...
15 May 2018 - The Sydney Morning Herald (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
A lack of surgical skills among gynaecologists could be seeing Australian women undergoing unnecessarily invasive...
14 May 2018 - The Sydney Morning Herald (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
It’s a silent epidemic that affects 700,000 Australian women, and costs the public purse billions - but finally,...
13 May 2018 - The New Zealand Herald
A study has found pregnant women should keep cups of tea to a minimum.
13 May 2018 - Herald Sun (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
STATE schools should run programs to teach young girls the early signs of a condition which affects one in 10 women...
13 May 2018 - The Age (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
In numbers Australian women who have endometriosis 1 in 10 Women with endometriosis who have fertility problems...
13 May 2018 - The Daily Telegraph (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
SIXTEEN years ago, with a blossoming career as an actress on Home and Away and Water Rats and a whirlwind Bondi...
12 May 2018 - The Sydney Morning Herald (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
Research shows empowering women to birth naturally is best for mum and bub, but Canberra services need to expand to...
12 May 2018 - The Age (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
Talking points There are 12.2 million women in Australia, according to the 2016 Census Indigenous women are five...
12 May 2018 - The West Australian (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
Millions of premature babies world-wide could benefit from a groundbreaking WA study that has tweaked the use of...
11 May 2018 - The West Australian (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
Two sets of identical twin boys lie side by side, two floors apart. Two first-time mothers stare lovingly down at...
11 May 2018 - ABC News
The first trimester of a pregnancy can often be the hardest, so why do so many women feel the need to stay quiet?
11 May 2018 - The Advertiser (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
LAST Mother’s Day, Claire Jessup had pretty much ruled out ever becoming a mum again.
11 May 2018 - The Australian (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
Bill Shorten’s pre-election promise of 20 new MRI machines comes after the Auditor-General found Labor bungled a...
11 May 2018 - The Australian (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
Fiona Battershill and Karl Gray fell in love with the mountains, and each other, and never left. The couple, who...
10 May 2018 - The Sydney Morning Herald (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
The health minister has come under fire this week for her handling of a litany of failures in ACT Health in the...
9 May 2018 - The West Australian (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
The dilapidated King Edward Memorial Hospital has missed out on a financial lifeline in the State Budget, with...
9 May 2018 - The Age (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
Canberra obstetrician Stephen Robson sees the effects of genetic conditions regularly, but now has hope many could...
9 May 2018 - The Age (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
ACT Labor and Greens MLAs have rejected a Canberra Liberals' push to force the government to release key documents...
9 May 2018 - The Canberra Times (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
The debate into the kangaroo cull (or government-sanctioned extermination program as it has now become) currently...
8 May 2018 - The West Australian (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
The West Australian Finance News Presenter Meilin Chew reveals the winners and losers in this year's Health Budget...
8 May 2018 - The Australian (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
Junior doctors will be given early access to a lesser Medicare provider number as an incentive to train and work in...
8 May 2018 - Ntnews.com.au (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
A CRADLE to grave health plan outlined in the budget will see newborns given rare disease checks and a digital...
8 May 2018 - Herald Sun (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
TIME to go deep. From sin taxes to superannuation, education to environment, here’s the section-by-section overview...
8 May 2018 - The Sydney Morning Herald (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
The Turnbull government will divert billions of dollars towards a health cash splash targeting eldery Australians.
8 May 2018 - The Advertiser (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
THE Treasurer has promised a Budget that delivers a strong economy, more jobs, essential services and the...
8 May 2018 - The Age (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
first published 7 May 2018 — 12:01pm Business Small business $20,000 instant asset write-off extended for the...
5 May 2018 - ABC News
Prolapse is not included in the glossy brochure of pregnancy but one in five mothers will need surgery to treat pelvic organ prolapse....
5 May 2018 - Herald Sun (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
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4 May 2018 - The Australian (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
At Dr Ramy Mezrani’s funeral, mourners were told he’d died of a heart attack. But his wife Carmel wants the truth...
4 May 2018 - Herald Sun (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
HEALTH Minister Natasha Fyles led a tour of the new Palmerston Regional Hospital on Friday to spruik the Territory...
4 May 2018 - The Advertiser (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
MORE women are breastfeeding their babies, even if just a little bit, thanks to a massive shift in hospital...
4 May 2018 - The Canberra Times (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
This note is aimed at the banking royal commission and any sufficiently perspicacious political party with genuine...
3 May 2018 - The Advertiser (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
RECRUITMENT for the new Palmerston Regional Hospital is “on track” with 75 per cent of its nursing positions...
3 May 2018 - Otago Daily Times
Otago midwives yesterday joined a nationwide protest calling for a new funding model to ensure their profession was better paid. In...
3 May 2018 - The Age (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
Camille Aniversario prepared all she could for the birth of her twins, knowing it was classified as high risk. But...
3 May 2018 - The Courier-Mail (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
THE Medicare levy for GP visits will rise, there will be help to get more doctors and health workers in the bush...
3 May 2018 - Herald Sun (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
EXCLUSIVE
1 May 2018 - The West Australian (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
People with endometriosis in the South West can now access support for the painful health condition with a new...
30 April 2018 - Otago Daily Times
Queenstown's former maternity hospital is no more. The building, on Stanley, Melbourne and Sydney Sts, was levelled last week to make way...
30 April 2018 - ABC News
The ACCC calls for mandatory code to protect dairy farmers on price and competition in the industry, Drought causing concern in many parts...
30 April 2018 - ABC News
ACCC final report into the dairy industry; and not everyone is happy with the conclusions; EU bans neonicotinoids from agriculture by the...
28 April 2018 - The Sydney Morning Herald (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
Georgia Hotz was just six when a 10-metre hole was blown in the fuselage of United flight 811. She hasn't forgotten...
27 April 2018 - The Australian (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
At 76, author Barbara Ehrenreich steps off the preventive care treadmill — and revels in her new-found freedom.
27 April 2018 - WAtoday.com.au (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
When the decomposed remains of a baby were found by children in the sand at Maroubra Beach in 2014, no one knew a...
27 April 2018 - Herald Sun (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
WHEN Katrina Dee left university and started supporting victims of crime, an early case left an impression that...
27 April 2018 - Herald Sun (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
REBECCA Judd is “here for you”.
27 April 2018 - Australia News - The Guardian
Marie Stopes chief executive says the state needs abortion care funding reform
26 April 2018 - The Advertiser (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
MELBOURNE abortion clinics have reported a dramatic increase in the number of Tasmanian women presenting for...
25 April 2018 - The Australian (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
French-Canadian playwright Catherine-Anne Toupin’s Right Now (A present) is to post-natal depression what Florian...
25 April 2018 - The Courier-Mail (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
NUROFEN is under investigation again by the drugs ­watchdog over its aggressive marketing of a dangerous painkiller...
25 April 2018 - The Advertiser (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
AN ANTI-vax scare campaign is targeting pregnant women by pushing claims that the Federal Government’s free flu...
25 April 2018 - The Courier-Mail (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
DOCTORS initially told Lara Huddleston she had post-natal depression.
24 April 2018 - ABC News
The widows of two Australian soldiers say they received different levels of support because of how their husbands died.
24 April 2018 - Ntnews.com.au (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
Babies exposed to moderate to high levels of caffeine while in the womb are more likely to gain excess weight in...
21 April 2018 - The Canberra Times (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
"Concerning" data shows one baby is born addicted to drugs, tobacco or alcohol every fortnight in Canberra,...
21 April 2018 - Herald Sun (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
JANA Pittman can vividly recall the first time she saw a human heart. It’s a far cry from the athletics track where...
21 April 2018 - Herald Sun (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
EXCLUSIVE
19 April 2018 - The Courier-Mail (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
BRUCE Lewis’ bond with Wesley Maternity is so tight he has not only been there from the start as a paediatrician,...
19 April 2018 - The Australian (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
The political firestorm over the Medicare freeze has reignited three weeks out from the budget, with radiologists,...
18 April 2018 - The Courier-Mail (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
ONE in eight mothers has smoked during pregnancy, with shocking new statistics exposing smoking rates of 40 per...
15 April 2018 - Otago Daily Times
barrytaylor161112.jpg A maternity care complaint highlighted by the Otago Daily Times has been added to the medical school curriculum as a...
15 April 2018 - The Sydney Morning Herald (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
The strict cultural practice of bed rest after birth is widespread in western Sydney, but it could put new mothers...
15 April 2018 - Herald Sun (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
ASK any woman with Endometriosis, and you’ll likely find that ‘unsolicited advice’ ‘is familiar territory.
14 April 2018 - The Mercury (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
WE all know that staying active is integral to a healthy lifestyle, but for women, the issue of exercise is more...
13 April 2018 - Ntnews.com.au (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
A plan to improve outcomes for women suffering endometriosis, a painful, prevalent but often misdiagnosed condition...
13 April 2018 - The Daily Telegraph (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
NORTHERN Beaches Hospital will have the best operating theatres in the world, according to a peninsula surgeon who...
12 April 2018 - The Sydney Morning Herald (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
The federal Health Minister Greg Hunt will place a draft national action plan on endometriosis front and centre at...
11 April 2018 - The Australian (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
The trouble-plagued Royal ­Adelaide Hospital is being blamed for a $240 million blowout in South Australia’s health...
11 April 2018 - The Advertiser (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
A $240 MILLION blowout in the state’s health budget has been uncovered and a significant portion blamed on...
10 April 2018 - The Courier-Mail (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
THE Gold Coast University Hospital maternity service has been under extreme pressure and the management system...
10 April 2018 - Otago Daily Times
The future of Lumsden Maternity Centre remains under consideration, but 5100 people have already made up their minds it should remain open....
9 April 2018 - The Age (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
At dinner with friends, talk inevitably turns to the human condition. More specifically, the condition of our...
8 April 2018 - Otago Daily Times
More than 100 people braved rain yesterday to be part of an historic photo commemorating the "halcyon days" of maternity services in...
8 April 2018 - The Australian (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
On September 14 2015, after 30 consecutive Newspolls had put the Coalition government, led by Tony Abbott, far...
8 April 2018 - The Guardian (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
Newspoll follows Turnbull highs and lows of WHY HAS TURNBULL'S POLL POSITION TANKED? - Following the July 2,...
6 April 2018 - The Age (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
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6 April 2018 - The Advertiser (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
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6 April 2018 - News.com.au (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
Infertility affects one in six couples in the U.S. Sensing a lucrative market, investors are pouring money into the...
6 April 2018 - Herald Sun (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
A MAN claiming to be a gynaecologist advertising his services in a Melbourne city laneway and operating out of a...
6 April 2018 - The New Zealand Herald
This week new mother Zoe Marshall revealed that she ate her own placenta in a smoothie shake to help with her post-natal depression and...