Hospital ponders cutting fat
Canberra Hospital is considering offering weight-loss surgery such as gastric banding for the first time in response to the ACT's growing levels of obesity.
The hospital has formed an obesity network of clinicians working with obese patients and researchers investigating the condition from the Australian.......Read More
Mother's milk and touch best for infant's health
Becoming a mother can be both exhilarating and daunting. Not just first time mothers but even those who have experienced the joy of motherhood earlier can go through a period of self-doubt wondering whether she is doing the right thing to keep her newborn safe.
Doctors say two simple interventions.......Read More