The paramedic was covered in bite marks, her jaw was dislocated, her head was pounding, and her eye blackened.
Rania is a health reporter at The Age.
A drug that prevents the transmission of HIV could help detect and reduce other sexually transmission diseases, a Melbourne sexual health doctor says.
A child infected with measles arrived in Melbourne from Indonesia last weekend, authorities warn.
Carla Pincombe's first instinct after giving birth seven weeks ago was not to hold the baby.
Growth corridors in Melbourne's north and west are due to get a hospital boost; while the state government also moves to improve mental health services.
There are only three postcodes in all of Victoria where there are more people who exercise than those who don't.
State's emergency control centre to monitor emergency departments in real time to detect surges.
Hospitals are putting violent patients into comas as a last resort to protect staff who are being sprayed with blood, held hostage, and bashed on the job, a leading doctor says.
There have been six confirmed cases of Legionnaires' disease, the Victorian department of health and human services has confirmed.
An outbreak of Legionnaires' disease possibly linked to building cooling towers in Melbourne's central business district is being investigated by health authorities.