With the abundance of alcohol on offer, for many Australians end-of-year parties and holiday social events can become a trigger for overindulging in alcohol, says a psychiatric nurse and mental health expert.
As many as five per cent of young people are addicted to gaming. Here’s how you can tell if your child is in danger of such an addition, which a leading health specialist says has similarities to drug and alcohol issues.
New findings from Mission Australia show that mental health concerns, including coping with stress, are the number one issue for teenagers aged between 15 and 19, and such concern has doubled in the past three years.
More than 30 million antibiotic prescriptions are dispensed in Australia each year. In 2015, around 45 per cent of Australians were prescribed at least one course of antibiotics — many of these unnecessary.