Plant microbiome discovery

International experts have described for the first time how healthy plants appear to carry bacteria in their cells, opening a new avenue of research to improve […]

Raising the bar on country dementia care

Rising levels of dementia is putting pressure on residential aged care facilities, including in rural and regional centres where nursing homes and staff are already under […]

Why young refugees face challenges

New research has revealed the obstacles young African migrants face when adapting to life in Australia – with significant barriers leading to high rates of alcohol […]

Stings beat snake bite in injury league

More than 3,500 Australians were hospitalised due to contact with a venomous animal or plant in 2017–18, according to a new report from the Australian Institute […]