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Chocolate doesn’t cause acne

University of Melbourne researchers have good news on two fronts: eating chocolate does not cause pimples; and they‘re calling for […]

Vaccination dramatically reduces hepatitis B in NSW Aboriginal women

The results of the largest study to examine hepatitis B notification rates for women in NSW suggest a newborn vaccination program […]

Old bones vulnerable to long-term use of oral corticosteroids

A review of data by University of South Australia researchers has found many older people taking oral corticosteroids long-term are not having...

Sensors to monitor and treat concussion

University of Sydney researchers have developed an impact sensor being worn by players at Randwick Rugby Union Club to better […]

Can we combat age-related macular degeneration through our diet?

People living with age-related macular degeneration (AMD) who eat the right types and amounts of certain foods may actually slow the […]

Insoles reduce trips and falls in elderly

Special shoe insoles designed to prevent costly and common stumbles and tumbles among the elderly will be available in Australia […]

Slim-Vie Slimming Capsules

Slim-Vie Slimming Capsules pose a serious risk to your health and should not be taken. The Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) […]

Oral health a challenge for drug users – and for dentists

Chemically eroded teeth from cocaine application to gums is one of the conditions seen among problematic drug users, a University […]

Gene research gives new insight into pancreatic cancer

One reason pancreatic cancer has a particularly low survival rate is the difficulty in getting drugs to the tumour, but […]

Volunteers sought for genetics of depression study

Researchers are seeking adults who’ve been treated for depression to join a global investigation of the genetic origins of an […]

HIV formation up-close like never before

Deakin University scientists have found a new way to analyse the pieces that form HIV, paving the way for improved […]

Impact of smoking and exercise

Charles Sturt University (CSU) research has provided new insight into the impacts of smoking and exercise on the brain and […]

Liquor review must address violence

One year on since the Royal Commission into Family Violence (Victoria) report was tabled in State Parliament, leading researchers are […]

‘Medicinal food’ diet counters onset of type 1 diabetes

Monash University’s Biomedicine Discovery Institute researchers have led an international study that found – for the first time – that […]

Think FAST if stroke strikes this Easter

This Easter the Stroke Foundation is urging Australians to put their health first by being aware of the signs of […]