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Healthier lifestyles for women with Type 2 diabetes

Helping women with Type 2 diabetes to undertake a more healthy lifestyle is the aim of a wellness program developed […]

Towards a portable test for tiredness

Saliva or blood tests may one day be used to detect when we’re too tired to drive or think clearly […]

“Artificial pancreas” brings hope for people with type 1 diabetes

A new “artificial pancreas” being studied by the University of Melbourne could dramatically transform the lives of people with type […]

The effects of childhood stroke on motor skills

Stroke is one of the top 10 causes of death in children, yet there is very little research around childhood […]

Islet transplantation: positive step for people with type 1 diabetes

Professor Jane Speight has spoken on the benefits and issues of islet cell transplantation at the world’s leading diabetes conference. […]

New leukaemia treatment outperforms standard chemotherapies

Researchers at ANU are working on a new treatment for an aggressive type of leukaemia that outperforms standard chemotherapies. Lead researcher […]

New era in treatment of type 2 diabetes

A drug that lowers blood sugar levels for people with type 2 diabetes has also been revealed to significantly reduce […]

How old is too old for cholesterol lowering medications?

The benefits of healthy older people taking statins to prevent heart disease and stroke needs to be balanced with the […]

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 […]

Saving preterm babies’ lives

The Australian leg of a worldwide Perinatal trial has pinpointed the optimal level of blood oxygen saturation for preterm babies […]