Over 16 mn fatal lung infections in 2015, India major contributor

The study, reported in the journal Lancet, noted that there are more than 33 million cases of RSV infection in children under five each year worldwide. India, along with China, Nigeria, Pakistan and Indonesia, accounted...

Australia’s health care system is fine…

… until you get sick. The public health system will do just enough to keep you alive; it won’t improve your quality of life, writes SUKRIT SABHLOK

Exploring the history of yoga

Experts and academics discuss the effects of yoga on the body, soul and even culture

From illness to wellness, the yoga way

Practitioners perform asanas, meditation and much more on International Day of Yoga. SIMMI SINGH writes

Man up, speak up

Encouraging men to talk about their health needs during Men's Health Week, June 12-18. MEENAKSHI SEETHARAMAN reports.

The health of communities

Canberra’s Dr Mahomed Said Patel is recognised with the OAM in the 2017 Queen’s Birthday Honours, reports FARZANA AHMAD

Using the immune system to treat cancer

Brisbane’s Prof Rajiv Khanna is recognised with the AO in the 2017 Queen’s Birthday Honours, reports USHA RAMANUJAM ARVIND

Caring for our seniors

Sydney’s Guruswamy Jayaraman is recognised with the OAM in the 2017 Queen’s Birthday Honours reports RAJNI ANAND LUTHRA

Patriotism knows no borders

GP and skin cancer specialist Dr. Navtej Sandhu adds a new and exciting dimension to his career by Saroni Roy

Learning about fasting at Ramadan

AMIA hosts a multicultural Iftar event writes ROYSTON REBELLO