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Suffering from uncontrollable muscle movements? Register now for a free online …

When: Tuesday, Jun 7, 2016  7:00PM -8:00PM (AEST) What: Dystonia live online presentation Where: Register online at Brain Foundation. Event...

Is arthritis stopping you from getting to the toilet?

It’s Arthritis Awareness Week May 29 – June 4. Arthritis is the major cause of disability and chronic pain in […]

New mental health app helps track moods and promotes emotional self-awareness

A team from Monash University has developed a new smartphone app, MoodPrism, to track users’ moods over time and support […]

Australia’s first robotic hip operation

Australia’s first robotically assisted hip replacement operation is being performed in Brisbane today under the leadership o...

Gender differences in mental health policy

Women experience higher rates of depression, anxiety and eating disorders than men but constantly fall through gaps in the health […]

Self-destructing bacteria a possible key to infection control

A discovery that the drug resistant superbug Pseudomonas aeruginosa can explode itself for the benefit of its “community” is giving...

Research reveals recovery from schizophrenia is possible

SANE Australia has highlighted research for Schizophrenia Awareness Week 2016, which reveals that recovery is possible for people living with...

Are you exercising right?

Exercise Right Week is May 23-27. Exercise is a vital part of healthy living; however, one size doesn’t fit all […]

Breakthrough may stop multiple sclerosis in its tracks

An international research team has demonstrated that a new plant-derived drug can block the progression of multiple sclerosis (MS). University...

New treatment for human parainfluenza virus

Griffith’s Institute for Glycomics have made a promising discovery in the treatment and prevention of human parainfluenza virus. Institute...

Recall Children’s Panadol 5-12 years suspension 200 mL bottle

Recall – risk of allergic reaction due to potential contamination Consumers and health professionals are advised that GlaxoSmithKline...

Science on the move for health

Medical researchers have confirmed that by taking an additional 3,500 steps and spending an extra 45 minutes on the move […]

New medical technology cuts health risks

Curtin University is now home to Australia’s first Krumdieck Precision-Cut Tissue Slicer, a device which will be used in research […]
Asthma inhaler

Exposure to cigarette smoke and flu virus may prevent lung medications working …

New study backs up observations in Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) patients showing reduced effectiveness of symptom-reliever...

Australia making no progress to prevent obesity, alcohol harm

Australia’s investment in life-saving health promotion programs now lags well behind many other comparable Western countries, public health...