Could carrots cure cancer?

By JACQUI MEY: When Jane’s* beloved pet dog Sandy died from cancer last year, she began asking questions. Mr. and Mrs. Brown knew they had a difficult task in explaining what this disease entailed to their seven-year-old child. “Cancer takes people and puppies to heaven.” As Jane confidently paraded around her new fact ... Read More...

WA’s ADHD child prescribing rates

By LETITIA WALLACE: In 2003, Western Australia became the world's only ADHD hotspot to see a decline in child prescribing rates. Child prescription rates in the state in the late 1990s were amongst the highest in the world. Thanks to the work of advocates and tighter accountability measures, WA has seen ... Read More...