Even the Prime Minister has admitted to having been a target as a boy, and Pricewaterhouse Coopers research suggests the problem costs society $2.4 billion per annual school cohort.
As the debate about euthanasia rages, end-of-life and palliative care is neglected, with both quality and availability lacking. And yet, that's what the majority of dying people need so they can die at home without pain.
Claims made about a product being natural doesn’t necessarily make it safer or appropriate.
No one would have expected that President Donald Trump with his chequered marital history and colourful past would have turned out to be a champion of pro-life values.
Their new code now eye wateringly says '...cultural safety provides a decolonising model of practice based on dialogue, communication power-sharing and negotiation, and the acknowledgement of white privilege'.
Thankfully the days of prosecuting people for 'attempted suicide' are over; it seldom does much good to criminalise somebody whose only intention is to harm themselves.
Other figures cited talk of 49% of Australian employees being stressed, costing around $10B annually.
There is a massive difference between a curette for a miscarriage and an abortion, as any woman who has miscarried a wanted baby knows.
There is more reason to ban alcohol ads than to ban tobacco ads. Alcohol does far more damage than any other drug.
The Greens and their Socialist allies believe that people are far too stupid to decide for themselves what they might eat.
You think I'm one of those anti-smoking nuts? Well, yes and no. I'm a journalist who once smoked 80 cigarettes a day.
Almost half of the USA (is) one giant natural reservoir of the disease where plague is permanently entrenched among the burrows of ground-living animals.