New stats show a drop in antibiotic use for the first time in decades, but overuse still persists.

The Department of Defence has been charged over the death of a soldier killed in a live fire training exercise.

The Federal Government has been warned of measles vaccine shortages.

Unsealed rainwater tanks have been linked to Dengue outbreaks.

Reports say police face-matching software used during the Commonwealth Games was rushed and ineffective.

A new report warns of a corrosion risk for Australia’s fleet of Joint Strike Fighter jets.

SA taxpayers have paid almost $20 million for bullying, harassment and fatigue at state hospitals.

Residents of Palm Island off North Queensland have been told not to drink their tap water.

Authorities are responding to the growing silicosis issue in the stone industry.

Research suggests drug detection dogs increase the risk of unsafe drug practices.

The taxi industry has launched a class action alleging that Uber operated illegally in Australia.

Ambulance ramping in Tasmania is causing “widespread and undeniable psychological injury”, paramedics say.

Queensland prison officers are striking after wage negotiations broke down.

Alcohol advertising in sport can have long-term effects on drinking attitudes, according to a new study.

Experts suggest Australians are being kept in the dark about new risks of medicines.

Richard Di Natale has criticised Labor’s $1.5 billion plan to unlock gas reserves in northern Australia.

Unions, industry and defence analysts say they are concerned by Australia's shrinking merchant fleet.

Experts say free flu vaccines are working, but there is room for improvement.

The Greens want $1.59 billion worth of legal reforms, including a boost for legal aid and domestic violence prevention.

New data exposes deteriorating waiting times and safety concerns in Sydney emergency departments.

The Coalition appears to have signed off on a controversial uranium mine one day before calling the federal election, and did not announce it until the day before Anzac Day.

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