Recent studies are challenging our understanding of the condition on two different fronts.
The verdict had been awarded to 22 women who had contracted ovarian cancer from asbestos in the company's baby powder and talc products.
International humanitarian non-government organsiation Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) has released a report titled 'Indefinite Despair' which paints a grim picture of the mental health conditions for refugees and asylum seekers detained on Nauru.
Only nine women featured in the top 100 of the Financial Review's Young Rich List, which features the wealthiest self-made Australians.
Former Secretary-General of the United Nations, Ban Ki-moon, entrepreneur Bill Gates and Kristalina Georgieva, CEO of the World Bank, will chair the newly establisshed Global Commission on Adaptation.
Liz Cambage went on a historic tear during the last WNBA season and Ben Simmons is already an NBA phenomenon, but Lauren Jackson is Australia's greatest ever basketballer.
Q & A with Ben Shewry: Attica’s acclaimed chef on his three hatted restaurant, creativity and who inspires him
Bon Appetit called him an "international culinary darling". David Chang called him a "lunatic", probably the highest praise one chef can give another.
The Youth Olympics, currently underway in Buenos Aires, Argentina, offer several novel new sports that are scheduled to feature at the next Summer Olympic Games.
A new study in Nature has advocated humanity switching en masse to a 'flexitarian' diet to avoid widespread food shortages and environmental damage caused by the production and consumption of meat.
On an unseasonably moody Sydney afternoon, the National Basketball League (NBL) launched the 2018/19 season at Luna Park with former NBA #1 draft pick Andrew Bogut the star attraction.