Sep 26, 2019 Hot Topics

Prostate cancer checks for politicians “may have saved lives” says Warren Entsch MP

Pathology testing for prostate cancer is crucial, so on 11th  September, Parliament House became a hub of pathology activity including onsi
Aug 30, 2019 Hot Topics

Federal MP tours pathology lab after cancer diagnosis speech

Lab tour comes just weeks after her emotional speech in Parliament Member of Parliament for Dunkley Peta Murphy visited a pathology labor
Aug 30, 2019 Hot Topics - New breakthroughs - Pathology Explained - Real-life stories

Olympic athlete Jana Pittman learns about pathology and cervical cancer

New data reveals improved cervical cancer screening program is working but women still at risk Olympic athlete and Commonwealth Games go
May 31, 2019 Hot Topics - New breakthroughs

How rapid flu testing has eased winter woes in this Melbourne hospital

There have been warnings all around Australia of the imminent influenza season, however it appears that the season has started earlier than
May 31, 2019 Hot Topics - New breakthroughs

Australia’s never-ending flu season

Pathologist notes an unusual trend in summer cases and explains patient benefits of testing The 2018 and 2019 flu seasons are morphing into
May 30, 2019 Hot Topics - Pathology Explained

Are you a carrier of Australia’s most common genetic condition?

1 in 7 people of Caucasian heritage carry the gene and the condition affects 1 in 200 people, which makes it the most common genetic conditi
May 7, 2019 Hot Topics

Royal baby faces first test in less than 48 hours

It’s all still a bit blurry for Prince Harry and Megan Markle’s newborn baby; and pretty soon he will be facing the first major test of
May 6, 2019 Hot Topics

Cervical Cancer Screening report: key findings

The Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW) has today released a report into the National Cervical Screening Program (NCSP) in Aus
Apr 29, 2019 Hot Topics

From science fiction to science fact: the rise and rise of genetic testing

Once the preserve of science fiction movies, genetic and genomic testing is now becoming increasingly integrated into healthcare, according
Mar 28, 2019 Hot Topics

How often should you have a type 2 diabetes test?

Type 2 diabetes is one of the great health challenges of our time, with 1.2 million people currently living with diabetes in Australia, a fu