health minister Tanya Plibersek

2 steps backwards

Dr Sandra Short believes a few courses on emotional intelligence at the start of her career would have benefited her enormously.

Queensland’s decision to give local councils control of fluoride in water has met with condemnation from dental authorities, but it has not stopped six councils from making their water fluoride free. The battle has only just begun. By John Burfitt A war has […]

Plibersek says ‘poorly targeted’ dental scheme to be overhauled

Following the release last week of the National Dental Advisory Board’s report, Health Minister Tanya Plibersek has hinted that the Medicare Chronic Disease Dental Scheme will be overhauled in the Government’s attempts to revamp the current dental system. The Government […]