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Schizophrenia’s genetic architecture revealed

Queensland scientists are closer to effective treatments for schizophrenia after uncovering dozens of sites across the human genome that are […]

Time out for exercise

A University of Queensland researcher has found that restructuring our daily routine to include exercise can have unexpected effects on […]

Risk of antibiotic overuse in aged care settings

Antibiotics are being overused in residential aged care facilities (RACFs), and more integrated efforts to improve antibiotic prescribing...

Brain vitality index (BVI) to increase brain health app-titude

Why is it we are happy to talk about our physical health, like exercise and diet but we are not […]

App for headache sufferers shows success

A unique app that helps headache sufferers to record the severity and regularity of their pain is being used as […]

Dementia sector back social robot trials

Social robots are helping improve the quality of life for people with dementia and aged care and mental health providers […]

Barriers preventing post-stroke care

Flinders University researchers have identified significant barriers to post-stroke care. For stroke victims, rehabilitation is crucial to their...

Major breakthrough in quest for new malaria drugs

Victorian scientists have made a major breakthrough in the race to find new drugs to fight malaria, one of the […]

New report shows cancer one of the leading causes of alcohol-related deaths

A new report showing that cancer was one of the leading causes of alcohol-related deaths in Australia should help raise […]

Homeless most at risk of poor oral health

New research from The University of Queensland has highlighted poor oral health as one of the most detrimental, but least understood, […]

Poor nutrition leads to development of chronic diseases

International research involving the University of Adelaide has shown for the first time that poor nutrition – including a lack […]

Bowel cancer screening saves lives—but participation slightly lower than previo…

Participation rates in the National Bowel Cancer Screening Program were slightly lower than the previous year, despite the evidence that […]

Analysis of African plant reveals possible treatment for aging brain

Salk scientists find that a plant used for centuries by healers of São Tomé e Príncipe holds lessons for modern […]

Stroke survivors a risk on our roads

Stroke survivors are getting back behind the wheel against medical advice, putting their own life and the lives of other […]

Young women with PCOS are five times more likely to develop type 2 diabetes

A leading expert on reproductive health says young women with Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS) have a startlingly higher risk of […]