Melissa SweetDec 16, 20155 Comments
What healthcare measures are in this year's MYEFO?
Melissa SweetAug 31, 20151 Comment
The Croakey project initially began as an intervention into public debate with the aim of encouraging a wider, deeper discussion about health. It will continue that legacy.
Melissa SweetApr 10, 20151 Comment
A new project aims to reverse misleading and harmful notions about Aboriginal criminality and, in turn, to help promote better treatment of indigenous people.
Melissa SweetFeb 3, 2014
The difference in public perception of physical and mental health issues is plain to see in the recent outrage over allegations involving navy personnel and asylum seekers.
Melissa SweetAug 26, 2013
Melissa Sweet has taken apart the Coalition's health policy and found it lightweight and lacking in detail.
Melissa SweetJul 29, 20133 Comments
Lessons from a report on Aboriginal health issues can be transferred to journalism.
Melissa SweetMay 15, 20132 Comments
The health sector is reporting only on a very limited portion of the budget, rather than approaching all policies through the lens of health. Is this the right approach?
Melissa SweetMar 11, 2013
Melissa SweetFeb 25, 2013
What should be the focus of health debate in an election year? Crikey blog
Melissa SweetDec 21, 2012
Such terrible, devastating news. Health economist Professor Gavin Mooney and his partner Delys Weston have been