Scott Morrison's commitment to 1.25 million jobs in coming years is great news for migrants in the health sector.
The economy will be reliant on health spending for much of its jobs and wages growth over the next couple of years — and the government is increasing it.
The disastrous scenario of a return to government by NSW Labor -- which previously brought the state perhaps its worst ever corruption -- is looking more and more possible.
Some basic data on overseas-born Australians shows they're healthier, older and better educated than locally-born Australians.
The British man heading up My Health Record in Australia has run a similar program in the UK that ended in tears. And he hated the idea of anyone being allowed to opt out.
The cruelty of the federal government's immigration services is well-established, but what's happening in the states and territories? This is the focus of a new report out today.
Australians have already reduced their soft drink consumption by far more than a sugar tax would ever achieve -- but we still got fatter.
The public health lobby is demanding a sugar tax to reduce soft drink consumption -- but there's no evidence from other countries that have tried it that it has any health benefits.
Western Australia's peak medical body says a "short-term cost-cutting measure" is putting prisoners' health at risk.