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Core Inflation Rate is Expected to be Lower in the First Quarter as Reserve Bank of Australia Publishes Data on Wednesday

Core Inflation Rate is Expected to be Lower in the First Quarter as Reserve Bank

In the first three months of the year the core inflation in Australia have probably eased further but most economists say that it will not be sufficient to power a cut in the cash rate.

Parents refuse cancer treatment for 6 year old child

Parents refuse cancer treatment for 6 year old child

The parents of a six year old boy in Australia have said that they have refused cancer treatment for six year old son and are opting for alternative treatment in Asia.

They defended their decision to refuse chemotherapy treatment for a malignant brain tumour, in an interview. Angela Kiszko and Adrian Strachan, who are form tehcity of Perth in Australia, said that they want alternative treatments for their son's medulloblastoma instead ofchemotherapy and radiotherapy as recommended by their doctors.

Orion Health gets lucrative deal from Metro North

Orion Health gets lucrative deal from Metro NorthOrion Health has been successfully in getting a lucrative contract from Metro North, which is the biggest health service provider in the state of Queensland in Australia.

Orion Health is a leading health systems software company and it is the company's second large contract in a fortnight. The company had announced in the previous week that it is entering into a contract with a major American healthcare provider.

Study shows premature babies are at higher risk of infections

Study shows premature babies are at higher risk of infectionsAccording to a new research study, premature babies are a t a much higher risk of infectious diseases.

Mental health patient loses bid to remove smoking ban at hospital

Mental health patient loses bid to remove smoking ban at hospital

A mental health patient in Melbourne has lost a bid to remove a smoking ban at a high security mental health hospital.

Investigators probing Bacchus Marshpractitioners over baby deaths

Investigators probing Bacchus Marshpractitioners over baby deaths

The health regulator in Australia has said that it is conducting an investigation on practitioners working at Melbourne's Bacchus Marsh hospital over several baby deaths.

The Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (Ahpra) said that it is reviewing thousands of pages of clinical records" to aid investigation into stillbirths and newborn deaths in 2013 and 2014 that is being conducted by the Department of Health and Human Services. The agency has not disclosed the number of practitioners being investigated at the hospital.

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