Healthy Start, Healthy Future

The Origins Project at Joondalup Health Campus seeks to find answers to some of the most worrying health problems facing children today.

Transparency – Clear as Mud?

Trust is the magical ingredient in the complex doctor-patient relationship, but where does transparency sit in this?

Asbestos Vigilance Still Needed

Despite banning asbestos 13 years ago, the deadly material still poses health risks.  

Teaching and Knowledge Exchange

GP Dr Cathryn Milligan gains as much from her students as they do from her.

Do Human Rights Have a Use By Date?

Is aged care in Australia steeped in ageism?

Nine Months Before the Mast

Solo yachtsman David Dicks says his circumnavigation was just a longer sail than normal!

  • Healthy Start, Healthy Future

    Tuesday, 01 August 2017
  • Transparency – Clear as Mud?

    Monday, 31 July 2017
  • Asbestos Vigilance Still Needed

    Wednesday, 24 August 2016
  • Teaching and Knowledge Exchange

    Monday, 01 February 2016
  • Do Human Rights Have a Use By Date?

    Sunday, 01 November 2015
  • Nine Months Before the Mast

    Sunday, 01 November 2015

News

Research in the hot north 01082017-Barnett-Tim-Dr Jul17 Recurrent episodes of ARF lead to cumulative heart valve damage and the development of rheumatic heart disease…
National watch on adverse immunisation events 01082017-Leeb-Alan-Dr Oct14 Before the rise of pyrexia and seizures associated with one brand of flu vaccination in April 2010, Australia…
Do children need supplements? 01082017-Giglia-Roslyn-Dr Jul17 Supplements remain contentious. Despite advice they are generally not needed, Australians consume billions of…
Conflicts of Interest – Who’s to Judge? 01082017-Transparency-word-picture-2 The saying ‘no harm comes from shining light on workplace practices’ may leave some doctors uncomfortable.  

Opinion

Theatre's War on Waste 01082017-Orthopaedic-Surgeons-operating Waste in operating theatres
Pelvic mesh misery for some 01082017-Chisholm-Caz-Ms Jun17 The dangers of transvaginal mesh.
Caution for telehealth dermatology 01082017-Sadler-Genevieve-Dr Dec12- The limitations of managing dermatological conditions via telehealth.
Risk is life-affirming 01082017-Hilton-John-Dr Jul17 Too often we follow our narrow paths in search of the goals of our profession and building our little kingdoms…
Armchair adrenaline junkie 01082017-Roberts-Lindy-Dr Jan17 Is the cost of ‘going to the edge’ worth it?