Dec 17, 2015 Pathology Explained

Adam Bandt MP and award-winning actor witness pathology up close

Filmmaker Damon Gameau nearly developed permanent health damage in his search for hidden sugars during the making of award winning documenta
Nov 18, 2015 Pathology Explained

The quiet achiever: why we couldn’t do without the full blood examination

In October GPs told us they “couldn’t do without” pathology and the Full Blood Examination (FBE) is one of the most commonly requested
Nov 16, 2015 Pathology Explained

Analyse this: so what exactly goes into diagnosing coeliac disease?

A lab worker loads spun blood tubes onto a machine for processing and testing Many people with coeliac disease know that getting a confir
Nov 11, 2015 Pathology Explained

It’s getting hot in here….

Neisseria gonorrhoaea bacteria - responsible for gonorrhoea infections With an El Nino event forecast for summer 2015, it seems Australia
Oct 23, 2015 Pathology Explained

“Pathology is vital when you’re battling cancer”

It is an impressive statistic that pathology is used to diagnose 100% of cancers, but this is not the end of pathology’s involvement in he
Sep 25, 2015 Pathology Explained

Fact not fiction: five pathology myths debunked

As the ‘black box’ of healthcare, pathology is plagued by perpetual myths and misunderstandings. We’re sharing five of our favourit
Aug 21, 2015 Pathology Explained

The 50 year old blood test still saving lives

Many people may not be aware that every Australian’s first encounter with pathology takes place within the first few hours of life. Bab
Aug 21, 2015 Pathology Explained

How pathology keeps our blood supply pumping

No one wants to be in a situation where they need a blood transfusion but unfortunately many people need donated blood in Australia every da
Jul 23, 2015 Pathology Explained

Collectors move the needle for a health-savvy Australia

Patients across Australia will soon be receiving more than a ‘sharp scratch’ and a band aid when they visit pathology collection centres
Jul 23, 2015 Pathology Explained

How pathology could help crack the peanut problem

Pathology testing to diagnose food allergies and monitor the effectiveness of a potential new treatment could transform the experience of fo