Dan Harrison is Health and Indigenous Affairs Correspondent for Fairfax Media. He is based in Canberra.
Dan Harrison Two men charged with the rape and abduction of a 14-year-old girl in Geelong last weekend have not sought bail.
Dan Harrison The town of Shepparton has the dishonour of having the highest proportion of obese residents in Victoria.
Richard Willingham and Dan Harrison Senior Liberals from the Abbott and Napthine governments have made an embarrassing eleventh hour withdrawal from attending a controversial right wing conference.
Dan Harrison Scores of businesses employing people with disability could be forced to close and thousands could lose their jobs as a result of a legal ruling which found some workers had been discriminated...
Dan Harrison South Yarra has the lowest rate of childhood immunisation in Victoria, and among the lowest in the nation, according to data released by the National Health Performance Authority on Thursday.
Dan Harrison Melburnians are being admitted to hospital at the highest rates in the nation for conditions that should not need hospital treatment, according to data to be released on Thursday.
Dan Harrison, Thomas O'byrne Despite suffering from multiple sclerosis, Judith Harris will not benefit from the NDIS.
Kate Hagan and Dan Harrison Victorian health minister David Davis accuses his federal counterpart of intransigence over cuts to Victorian hospitals that have closed about 250 beds and cancelled thousands of operations.
Dan Harrison The approval of a test for HIV which provides a preliminary result within 30 minutes will lead to quicker treatment and will reduce the risk of sufferers passing on the virus, Health Minister Tanya...
Dan Harrison The Baillieu government is yet to decide whether it will raise public housing rents.
Dan Harrison Victoria's Education Minister has broken a promise to release costing details for projects funded under the federal school-building program.