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Read the latest media releases, speeches and transcripts from the ministers of the Health portfolio.

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  • Portrait of Senator the Hon Richard Colbeck

    Pure and highly concentrated caffeinated food products have been banned as the Australian Government continues to deliver on its earlier commitment to protect consumers.

  • Portrait of Senator the Hon Richard Colbeck

    The Australian Government today announced it is taking decisive action towards banning the sale of pure and highly concentrated caffeine food products (including pure caffeine powder) for personal consumption.

  • Portrait of Greg Hunt

    The Australian Government will provide $1.2 million to help hundreds of young Aboriginal people in Victoria to lead healthier lives, with a focus on nutrition, fitness, wellbeing and mental health.

  • Portrait of Greg Hunt

    Transcript of Minister for Health, Greg Hunt's interview on ABC AM Program with Sabra Lane regarding the Aged Care Royal Commission and the strawberry contamination.

  • Portrait of Greg Hunt

    Transcript of Minister for Health, Greg Hunt's interview on 5AA with Leon Byner regarding honey; Orkambi being listed on the PBS for cystic fibrosis patients and medications for rheumatoid arthritis and ADHD also listed on the PBS.

  • Portrait of Greg Hunt

    Transcript of Minister for Health, Greg Hunt's doorstop in Canberra regarding The Australian Beverages Council’s pledge to reduce sugar across the industry by 20 per cent by 2025.

  • Portrait of Greg Hunt

    Transcript of Minister for Health, Greg Hunt's inteview on ABC AM with Sabra Lane speaking about real time monitoring for controlled prescription medicine, listing of Hepatitis C drug Epclusa, eating fresh food and citizenship. 

  • Portrait of Greg Hunt

    The Australian Government is taking action to tackle the challenge of obesity and encourage all Australians to live healthy lives.