A young doctor has accused a senior Melbourne neurosurgeon of being "extremely abusive" towards staff at Monash Medical Centre and says the hospital did not want to know about the constant fear she felt while working there.
Dan Harrison Medibank has abandoned a controversial trial which gave its members preferential access to GPs.
A hit of caffeine could perk up more than just your energy levels.
Nick McKenzie, Richard Baker Australian managers of the firm that sold Thalidomide to pregnant women in the 1950s and 60s actively covered up concerns it was causing birth defects, according to an explosive statement provided by a company insider.
Julia Medew There are concerns that some doctors' use of fear and humiliation to teach medicine is contributing to high rates of anxiety, depression and burnout among students and undermining patient safety.
Amy Corderoy Researchers have examined how different Facebook updates are linked to personality traits... and discovered we are all basically desperate, vain jerks.
Julia Medew Women are at least twice as likely to drop out of surgical training programs as men, fuelling concerns the prestigious profession is too patriarchal and in need of a cultural revolution.
Adam Gartrell A new survey will add to the momentum behind a bill to legalise medical marijuana.