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Ophthalmologists response to a restriction on claiming Medicare Benefits Schedule (MBS) attendance items with Surgical Operations that have an MBS fee of $300 or more

Removal of Natural Therapies from Private Health Insurance as of 1 April 2019

The Pharmaceutical Benefits Advisory Committee’s decision not to recommend the listing of nusinersen (Spinraza™) on the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme in November 2017

Labelling of added sugar

Technical Review of the Gene Technology Regulations

Medicare Benefits Schedule (MBS) rebate for minimally invasive glaucoma surgery (MIGS) devices.

Champix suicide warnings

Your Health, Your Choice Campaign

Ban on cosmetic testing on animals

headspace Centre for the City of Monash

Health Workforce Safety in Remote Australia

Support for Labelling Logic Recommendation 12: palm oil


Licences for the cultivation and production of medicinal cannabis

Review of the implementation of the national reform agenda on organ and tissue donation and transplantation

Tobacco Excise

National Ice Action Strategy

Primate Experiments

Australian Government subsidy of Continuous Glucose Monitors

Closing the Gap


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