COVID-19 medications and antivirals
The Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) has approved several medicines for the use of treating COVID-19 in Australia.
Histrionic personality disorder
People with histrionic personality disorder can seem highly dramatic and approval seeking, with a desire to be the centre of attention.
Quick read: Treating symptoms at home
People with mild symptoms can usually isolate and recover at home. Here's how to treat various COVID symptoms at home and monitor your health.
Medicinal cannabis (medical marijuana) is highly regulated in Australia. Learn how THC and CBD might be used to help relieve the symptoms of medical conditions.
Immunisation or vaccination - what's the difference?
What's the difference between immunisation and vaccination? Find out how vaccines work and the difference between primary and booster doses.
Sildenafil (Viagra) is a medicine used to treat erectile dysfunction (ED) in males. Learn how it works, and the possible side effects.
There are many reasons someone might choose to terminate a pregnancy. Counselling can help you understand your options. Learn about the process.
Drugs in sport
Using drugs to give your performance an edge can also affect your health. Learn more about what damage drugs can do to your health.
Can I have an abortion in Australia?
Find out about Australian abortion laws and how to access an abortion if you need one.
Are generic medicines the same as brand-name medicines?
To mark Be Medicinewise Week 2019, here's what you need to know about generic versus brand-name medicines and their ingredients.