Science & Medical

Health Budget fails prevention, equity and reform goals

Australian Health Care Reform Alliance
MEDIA RELEASE 16 MAY 2018 Health Budget fails prevention, equity and reform goals The Australian Health Care Reform Alliance (AHCRA) today expressed concern that the Health Budget delivers......
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Scientists link fibre in diet to flu protection

Monash University
Scientists link fibre in diet to flu protection It has long been known that a diet rich in fibre improves intestinal health and reduces inflammation in the gut; now a Monash University study......
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Senate Backs Review Of Healthcare Digital Imaging Rules

Australian Dental Industry Association
Senate Backs Review Of Healthcare Digital Imaging Rules The need for nationally-consistent regulations for the ownership and use of digital imaging equipment used in healthcare has been......
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Hypnosis Transforming Chronic Pain Treatment

NeuRA (Neuroscience Research Australia)
MEDIA RELEASE: Hypnosis Transforming Chronic Pain Treatment Wednesday 16 May: Chronic low-back pain is the leading cause of disability in Australia and will develop in around 40% of the four......
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Falls prevention technology starts trials in Australia and UK

UNSW
Falls prevention technology starts trials in Australia and UK With falls and fractures a leading cause of hospitalisation in seniors, NeuRA and UNSW medical researcher Kim Delbaere has developed......
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Royal Rehab Appoints New CEO

Royal Rehab
MEDIA RELEASE Royal Rehab Appoints New CEO 15 May 2018 Sydney: Royal Rehab, leading provider of rehabilitation and disability services in NSW, has today announced the appointment of Matthew......
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Free dementia education course in Rockhampton

Dementia Australia
Do you know someone recently diagnosed with dementia? Dementia Australia is holding a free community education course for Rockhampton residents affected by dementia. Currently, an estimated 250......
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Free dementia education for family carers in North Queensland

Dementia Australia
Are you caring for a loved one who is living with dementia? Dementia Australia is holding free family carer education courses for residents living in Ayr and Ingham. In 2018, there are estimated......