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It’s Australian Mesothelioma and Asbestos Awareness Week

Asbestos warning for home renovators

A new study published in the Medical Journal of Australia has found that home renovations are causing an alarming number […]

Mesothelioma

Australia has the world’s highest instance of mesothelioma, an aggressive cancer found in people who have come into contact with […]
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Asbestos Exposure

What is Asbestos? Diseases caused by Asbestos Preventing exposure to Asbestos  There are a number of respiratory conditions that are […]

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Africa faces mental health crisis as life expectancy improves

University of Queensland researchers warn that many countries in Africa’s Sub-Saharan region could be on the verge of a mental […]

Canadian Prostate Cancer testing guidelines’ conclusions questioned

New Canadian guidelines on prostate cancer testing that recommend against use of the PSA blood test could, if followed by […]

New program delivers support for end of life carers

An important new program to improve the delivery of advance care planning and palliative care services to older Australians was […]
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Erectile Dysfunction

Erectile dysfunction - the inability to achieve or maintain an erection that enables penetration during sex is a common health problem for men,...
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Psychology and Psychotherapy

Psychology is the science of the mind and psychotherapy refers to the range of treatments provided by practitioners of psychology. They include...
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Schizophrenia: An Overview

Schizophrenia is a chronic mental health condition which is characterised by symptoms like hallucinations, delusions and disorganised behaviour....
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Health Benefits of Quitting Smoking

WHO estimates that about 5 million people around the world die from smoking every year. With the extensive knowledge we possess regarding the...
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Preventing Cancer: Ultraviolet Radiation

What is ultraviolet radiation? Sources of ultraviolet radiation Sun Solaria Incandescent lamps Arc discharge Lasers Exposure to ultraviolet...
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Nutrition and Cancer

The nutritional needs of a cancer patient depend on several factors, including the stage (treatment, recovery and living after recovery),...
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