September 5, 2012
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August 22, 2012
Tasmania looking into banning anyone born after 2000 from buying tobacco. Ever. Leave a comment
October 19, 2011
Malaria vaccine created Leave a comment
Greenpeace blocks cures for everything Leave a comment
October 5, 2011
First they came for the nicotine users, and I did not speak out… Then they came for saturated fat users, and there was no-one left to speak. Leave a comment
May 18, 2011
Abbott bravely bows to his tobacco masters Leave a comment
February 28, 2011
National Disability Insurance Scheme one step closer Leave a comment
February 21, 2011
Bigotry and conservatism hurt the fight against HIV/AIDS Leave a comment
February 7, 2011
Commonwealth likely to drop funding takeover to focus on other health reforms Leave a comment
February 2, 2011
Government finally gets pro-active in tackling smoking epidemic Leave a comment
January 27, 2011
Consumer health lobby: Drug regulator in bed with big pharma Leave a comment
January 21, 2011
Questions raised about improper influence by Big Pharma in cancer drug study (again) Leave a comment
January 19, 2011
Insurance companies with hidden exemptions and loopholes? That sounds familiar… Leave a comment
January 14, 2011
Woo, medical tourism. Not like we need our hospitals for patient care or anything Leave a comment
January 11, 2011
Cancer screening funds cut Leave a comment
January 7, 2011
Autism/Vaccine study not just wrong, but deliberate fraud motivated by greed Leave a comment
January 3, 2011
Drug regulator lacking transparency on Big Pharma’s ‘gifts’ Leave a comment
December 23, 2010
Smacking linked to aggressive kids (Next: videogames linked to smacking) Leave a comment
December 15, 2010
Exclusive club: paying even more for healthcare! Woo! Leave a comment
December 9, 2010
Quit-smoking aids to get government subsidies Leave a comment
December 3, 2010
GP super-clinic is super-empty Leave a comment
December 2, 2010
Roxon to Bailieu: Sign up to health form, or we’ll cut your funding (thus the optimism) Leave a comment
December 1, 2010
Roxon optimistic on health reform Leave a comment
November 23, 2010
Tas Greens: prosecute pregnant smokers, drinkers Leave a comment
November 18, 2010
Coalition to block health reform (cue “Labor failed on health reform” rhetoric) Leave a comment
Gene patents back in the spotlight Leave a comment
Want to cut healthcare costs? Quit subsidising private profits. Leave a comment
October 15, 2010
Still backward, but not backward enough to punish choice. Barely. Leave a comment
October 5, 2010
‘Some people wouldn’t choose euthanasia, so I don’t think anyone should have the choice’ Leave a comment
September 27, 2010
Catholic Health Australia calls for health reform for disadvantaged Leave a comment
September 24, 2010
Abbott “effectively put life and death somewhere behind political expediency” and why he need to take VE seriously Leave a comment
September 23, 2010
Coalition and Greens gang up on Labor over mental health funding Leave a comment
September 21, 2010
Anglicans complain about Green pursuing longstanding policy, and Labor allowing people to follow their consciences. Because following one’s conscious is just such an un-Christian thing to do. 2 comments
Meanwhile, The Australian comes close to a Godwin Leave a comment
September 15, 2010
Private health insurance rebate means test back on the agenda Leave a comment
September 7, 2010
For all the jokes about how things are going fine without government, they’re not Leave a comment
August 19, 2010
Labor in lead on health policy Leave a comment
August 18, 2010
Coalition pledges support for addiction clinic, might expand Leave a comment
August 5, 2010
Abbott offers hospitals 2800 new beds Leave a comment
But they’ll have to put them on Visa before Tony will hand over the funds Leave a comment