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Users of social media at risk of low self-esteem

From movies to magazines, traditional media has long been criticised for perpetuating unrealistic beauty standards—thin ideals that generate low self-esteem […]

Standard care for breast cancer trials not always standard

New research has found that some breast cancer trials are failing to provide appropriate control group treatments, affecting the outcomes […]

Why the definition of polycystic ovary syndrome harms women

The changed definition of polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) harms women and brings no clear benefit, say Australian scientists in the […]

Protein to control breast cancer progression identified

Switching off a protein produced in breast cancer cells can stop cancer progression, researchers from The University of Queensland have […]

Acupuncture to reduce period pain

A study conducted by researchers from Western Sydney University and the University of Auckland has shown that acupuncture treatment significantly […]

Combining sport with type 1 diabetes: Elite athlete Alex shares his experiences

Alex Kozeniauskas is not your average athlete. He has just cycled from Melbourne to the Barossa Valley in five days […]

Textured Breast implants pose the greatest risk of implant-associated cancer

Researchers at Macquarie University’s MQ Health have revealed that women implanted with textured breast implants are at a significantly higher […]

Partners can help with PMS: Couples counselling key to coping with premenstrual…

A Western Sydney University study has found that couples counselling can be critical for women in the treatment of severe […]

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 […]

Keyhole surgery better for cancer hysterectomies

A 10-year global study involving QUT has found that survival outcomes after hysterectomies performed by keyhole surgery are just as […]
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