Australia may have to stop producing nuclear medicine if it cannot find a central site to dump all of the radioactive rubbish made in the process in the next decade.
Healthcare professionals working to fight drug abuse say they're noticing a big problem that is only getting worse. They are seeing more local students abusing the stimulant, Adderall, and not understanding how dangerous it can be.
Adderall is often prescribed for people diagnosed with attention deficit disorders, including ADHD.
Health professionals want parents to understand that abusing this type of drug can lead to serious health issues. They say some people view Adderall as just something to take if you need to study hard.
In the midst of one of the worst flu seasons on record, supplies of the anti-viral drug Tamiflu are running low in Queensland pharmacies with fresh supplies unlikely to be available until September.
More research is needed into the high-speed mobile phone technology before it is rolled out in Australia, an international expert says.
The $7 billion tunnel linking the M4 and M5, if approved, would make a trip from western Sydney to the CBD $13 cheaper and 15 kilometres shorter, according to the environmental impact statement.