It is a condition that affects one child in every Australian classroom but the lifelong disorder is often mistaken as littlies being late-bloomers
Raquel de Brito
Brett Driessen was young, fit and healthy when he was struck down by a mystery virus that damaged his heart beyond repair.
During National Diabetes Week, ambassador Emily Vuong shines the spotlight on the impact the chronic condition can have on mental health
What would you do if you lived with a condition that even some health professionals don’t believe exists?
Dr Michael Mosley shines the spotlight on the blokey way to diet during Men’s Health Week.
The West Australian can reveal Australian researchers are one step closer to finding a cure for a heart condition that is one of the biggest silent killers or young, healthy women.
A “24/7 rollercoaster ride” is how Desilee Augustson describes living with type 1 diabetes, which is why she’s urging WA to donate to the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation’s Annual Giving Day.
Feeling inadequate or a fraud are hallmarks of this debilitating condition
There are some important lessons to learn from COVID-19 when it comes to handling future flu seasons.
Diabetic patients now have online access to much-needed support during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Perth fitness entrepreneur Madalin Giorgetta is at the forefront of a movement advocating for people to to ditch the toxic culture surrounding fad regimens.
While all of us are vulnerable, the COVID-19 pandemic presents a unique set of challenges for those fighting cancer.
The global pandemic is changing the way health practitioners treat patients
Perth experts reveal strategies to care for your wellbeing amid the coronavirus crisis
West Australians worried they have coronavirus can be tested at special COVID clinics from today.
A Fremantle Dockers player has been sent for testing for coronavirus, after he was exposed to a friend who had been in China earlier this year.
The West Australian was given an exclusive tour of the facility at Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital that from early next week will test West Australians worried they are infected with coronavirus.
The alarm has been raised over concerns WA could be hit by a double-whammy of coronavirus and influenza circulating at the same time, with calls for early supplies of the flu vaccine to be rushed in.
We ask the experts to weigh in on the new online service aiming to revolutionise women’s reproductive health
Lisa Brown’s own journey with skin vitiligo inspired her debut novel Dappled.
Graham Farmer’s family say the AFL’s decision to meet the founder of the Australian Sports Brain Bank is the “best possible outcome” following their late father’s diagnosis.
WA shoppers are not buying the “keep calm and corona on” message, instead selling out supermarkets as they panic purchase toilet paper, hand sanitiser and long-lasting food.
Kate Purnell, Annabel Hennessy & Chloe Fraser
Researchers have found an association between the number of lifetime sexual partners and risk of a cancer diagnosis among both sexes, with women faring significantly worse than men.
The South Pacific island nation of Samoa has lifted a six week-state of emergency after the infection rate from a measles outbreak that swept the country started to come under control.
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