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Health funds' business models are flimsy, with heavy churn rates of policies, complaints by the public and ancillary cover being widely questioned as offering poor value for money.
by Graham Middleton - 1/06/2016 - 2 comments
Currently, funding for aged care homes is based on a 'terminal decline model' rather than 'restorative care'. The provider receives additional subsidies when a resident declines.
by Sarah Russell - 30/05/2016 - 14 comments
The status of women depends not only upon education, but also on what is available for what is euphemistically called feminine hygiene.
by Valerie Yule - 13/05/2016 - 2 comments
Since this federal government was elected, we have seen 14 people die from suicide, inappropriate or inadequate medical attention, and injuries sustained in detention.
by Zoe Stewart - 11/05/2016 - 10 comments
On 12 April 2016, my wife, Jenni, and I were featured on an episode of SBS's Insight program, 'Sex and Disability', where we came out to the nation that we have sex with other people.
by David Heckendorf - 13/04/2016 - 6 comments
I went back to my surgeon, who flicked me onto his office manager, who reduced the bill by $4000.
by Bruce Haigh - 23/03/2016 - 7 comments
Alternatively, what if Jane and I decided to go away for the weekend and we left Louise crawling around on the lounge room floor.
by Bernard Toutounji - 10/03/2016 - 37 comments
Even developed countries are unprepared to successfully cope with this phenomenon, especially as the life expectancy of senior people continues to rise.
by Ioan Voicu - 3/03/2016 - 3 comments
The Safe Schools Coalition program requires ll-year-old children to imagine what it is like to have no genitals.
by Babette Francis - 26/02/2016 - 36 comments
In Melbourne their implementation in 2008 led to an increase in assaults between midnight and 4am, and they were ditched three months later.
by David Leyonhjelm - 22/02/2016 - 9 comments
We know from studies like Ott (2010) and Savin-Williams (2007) that two thirds of teenagers who think they might be gay change spontaneously to identify solely as heterosexual.
by David van Gend - 15/02/2016 - 20 comments
Many would perhaps argue that our health is our own responsibility and would aggressively oppose the Government intervening in many aspects of our lives.
by Peter Curson - 15/02/2016 - 11 comments


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