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How kidney disease happens

Monash researchers have solved a mystery, revealing how certain immune cells work together to instigate autoimmune kidney disease. The study, […]

Misuse of over-the-counter painkillers costing Australia millions

A University of South Australia study looking at the health impacts of over-the-counter (OTC) painkillers has revealed the high costs […]

Cutting salt could save 3500 lives per year

Pre-packaged meals are putting Australians at higher risk of chronic diseases such as kidney, stroke and heart disease due to […]

Growing replacement body organs

A discovery involving Monash University scientists promises to pave the way to producing replacement organs for damaged hearts, kidneys and […]

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 to have a cool hot weekend: let your pee run clear

Heatwaves are second most lethal major public health threat after pandemics. Ways to cool down: Shade – wear it, seek […]

Herbal medicine’s hidden risks pose threat to health

The misperception that herbal medicines are ‘safe’ because they are derived from natural materials and have been in use for […]

Reflux tablet could prevent 60,000 pregnancy deaths

An international collaboration led by the Translational Obstetrics Group (TOG) based at Mercy Hospital for Women has discovered a treatment […]

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 […]

High blood pressure volunteers required for research study

  Are you between 18 and 85 years of age? Are you suffering from uncontrolled blood pressure ≥140mmHg despite treatment […]
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