Megan Howe

is a Sydney-based medical writer.

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Health February 28, 2015

Witnessing protection via the human papillomavirus vaccine

The risk of developing cervical cancer is at an all-time low, as Australia’s world-leading vaccination program yields impressive results.

Health January 31, 2015

Slim pickings for obese Australians needing bariatric surgery

Why is it so difficult for obese people to access life-saving weight-loss surgery in our public health system?

Health December 06, 2014

Controversy over e-cigarettes and ’vaping’ heats up

There’s no smoke but plenty of fire in the debate over e-cigarettes and tobacco control.