Neurology

Psychotherapy for depression: Dr Jan Resnick
Mental Health 12 Aug 2015

Psychotherapy for depression: Dr Jan Resnick

Psychotherapy treatment for depression involves understanding the reasons for depression and work through feelings to prevent depression returning.
GP Q/A: What causes saliva dribble after sleep or a rest?
Children's health 25 Mar 2015

GP Q/A: What causes saliva dribble after sleep or a rest?

Reader Question: Hi Dr Joe, I often experience saliva dribble after sleep/rest, despite eating lightly in the evening and drinking plenty of water and tea. I’ve read on other forums that back-sleeping vs side-sleeping can make a difference however I find that when I fall asleep on my back I…
Epilepsy Action Australia
Neurology 21 Feb 2015

Epilepsy Action Australia

Established by concerned parents in 1952, Epilepsy Action Australia (EAA) has developed into the largest national provider of specialist epilepsy services for people with epilepsy,…
Parasite study may improve global health
Gastro 22 Jul 2014

Parasite study may improve global health

The potential for new treatments for inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), rheumatoid arthritis, multiple sclerosis, diabetes and autism has improved after scientists successfully mapped the genes…
Sexpert Q/A: Spicing up sex life in long term relationships
Hormones 20 Jun 2014

Sexpert Q/A: Spicing up sex life in long term relationships

Our sexpert, Desiree Spierings, explains how to spice up sex life in long term relationships.
Scientists discover brain’s anti-distraction system
Children's health 03 May 2014

Scientists discover brain’s anti-distraction system

Two Simon Fraser University psychologists have made a brain-related discovery that could revolutionise doctors’ perception and treatment of attention-deficit disorders.
Bedwetting: Treatments
Children's health 13 Feb 2014

Bedwetting: Treatments

Generally there are two main types of treatment for bedwetting. These are alarms and medication.
Bedwetting: Introduction
Children's health 13 Feb 2014

Bedwetting: Introduction

Bedwetting should not be thought of as a psychological condition. Rather, it occurs because of a number of factors related to the development of the…
Bedwetting: Difficulty rousing from sleep
Children's health 13 Feb 2014

Bedwetting: Difficulty rousing from sleep

Children who wet the bed may be having difficulty waking up to use the toilet when the bladder is full.