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Your questions answered on HPV and cervical screening tests

In December 2017 Australian national guidelines changed the pap smear test for cervical cancer to a cervical screening test in order to also detect for Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) and extending repeat tests from two years to five years.

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Peter L Zhu died of injuries he sustained while skiing at his military academy in West Point, New York.

Parents fight to preserve dead son's sperm to 'carry on family name'

A grieving family's decision to donate the heart, liver and other organs of their dead 21-year-old son has been welcomed, even honoured. But their demand to save another part of his body - sperm - is far more contentious, traversing an ethical, moral and legal minefield.

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