This week's features

How much does urological surgery cost?

You could be paying more for your surgeon

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How much does joint surgery cost?

See how where you live affects what you pay

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Going to hospital

Everything you need to know about going to hospital

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Heart procedures

Pacemakers, coronary angiogram and coronary angioplasty explained

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Bone and joint procedures

Preparing and recovering from joint replacement surgery

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Eye, ear, nose, throat and teeth procedures

Cataracts and tooth extractions explained

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Pregnancy and childbirth

Going to hospital for pregnancy-related procedures and childbirth

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Scales, dumbbells, apple and water

Digestive, urological and weight loss procedures

Colonoscopies, gastroscopy and weight loss procedures explained

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Health conditions

From cancer and chronic conditions, to the common cold.

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Introducing the Medibank Better Health Index

Australia’s most comprehensive quarterly health survey.

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UTI fact or fiction

Cranberry juice: friend or foe?

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Antibiotics: when do you really need them?

Our antibiotic use is amongst the highest in the world

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Periods on the pill

Are they really necessary?

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Osteoarthritis: is surgery the answer?

Research suggests it may be a waste of time.

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Arthroscopy explained

Understand this common procedure and why you might need it.

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Could garlic be the ultimate superfood?

Reading this article may give you bad breath

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When childbirth doesn’t go to plan

Understand common complications during childbirth

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Childbirth explained

Undestand what to expect at every stage of labour

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