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Vaping a gateway puff to real smoking: study

Older teens who try electronic cigarettes have six times the odds of trying regular cigarettes within two years than those who never puffed on the devices, a study has found. "We're concerned that kids who experiment with e-cigarettes may be ...

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Three more SA healthcare staff sacked for snooping

Three more SA Health staff have been sacked over inappropriately accessing patient records. The sackings were made over the past three months and come on top of two dismissals earlier this year for the same issue. In February, SA Health ...

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NSW minister knew of Legionnaires’ cluster

Information about a deadly Legionnaires' cluster in Sydney's inner-west was given to the NSW health minister a "few days" before the public was notified, following the death of a patient from the disease. The elderly male patient died in Concord ...

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