To add some perspective, a 25-pack of Marlboro now costs an eye-watering $34.95. That's $12,757 per year for a pack-a-day smoker.
With 'institutionalization' you get up when you're told to; you eat when you're told to; you go to bed when you're told to.
If a person were to stand outside Dr Portman’s abortion clinic with a sign saying, 'Abortion kills babies' they would be arrested and potentially fined.
There is little doubt that failure to vaccinate is placing many people at risk.
A WA Labor government school program, Inclusive Education WA, exposes children to descriptions of high risk sexual practices.
We have developed a range of ebola vaccines, and while many remain to be fully tested or become widely available one has been found to be protective against ebola.
There is a clear recognition of the the close relationship between foreign policy and global health and their interdependence.
Both the WHO and the CDC believe that we are overdue for another pandemic of influenza and that it is just a matter of time.
With the corporatisation, privatisation of so many services previously the domain of the state a substantial change has taken place.
The struggle for the legalisation of assisted suicide across the nation will be long and hard.
It is probable that half of all of all nurses hold conscientious objections to abortion. These nurses face very real potential discriminations under this legislation.
The latest revenue projections for the US cannabis industry shows a revenue decrease for medicinal cannabis from $5.9 billion in 2017 to $4.3 billion in 2018.