Health Insights

This week's feature stories

Midwife, obstetrician or shared care?

Knowing your options when it comes to pregnancy and birth

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Caring for your hearing and your health

1 in 6 Australians experience some degree of hearing loss.

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Not all headaches are created equal

Common headache types and what do about them Read more


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Suffering from a sore back?

Tips for preventing and managing back pain Read more


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Weight loss procedures

How do they work and who is suitable for them? Read more

What’s sending men to hospital?

Men’s most common hospital claims by life stage

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Aussies struggling to get a good night’s rest

Six tips on how to get a better night's sleep

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Fluoride: what is it and why is it in the water?

Do we really need fluoride in our drinking water?

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How much does surgery cost?

New report sheds light on variation in costs

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Technology provides peace of mind

Keeping an eye on ageing loved ones’ health and wellbeing

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What really happens to your body when you turn 30

This is what happens to your body in your 30s

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Do placebos still work if you know you’re taking them?

Sugar pills could be more effective than we think

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Medibank providing palliative care in the home

Over 70% of Australians would prefer to die at home

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Medibank providing chemo in the home

Learn about Medibank's new pilot project

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