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Novel shoe insoles step in right direction for multiple sclerosis

An international team of researchers is trialling specially designed shoe insoles aimed at improving the mobility of people with multiple […]

Sitting not linked to incident diabetes

Sitting may not be as deadly as previously thought, with new research led by the University of Sydney ruling out […]

Low testosterone thresholds established for Type 2 Diabetes

Research into Type 2 Diabetes conducted by Western Sydney University has for the first time established a range of clinical […]

Toe training may keep the elderly upright

Researchers at Victoria University are investigating if toe training – strengthening the muscles in the toes and the feet – […]

Resistance training may improve older men’s bones in fight against osteoporosis

A new study targeting older men with low bone mass expects to see big improvements in bone and muscle strength […]

Regular exercise protects against cognitive decline in later years

Regular exercise in middle age is the best lifestyle change a person can make to prevent cognitive decline in the […]

First steps in muscle regeneration

Scientists from Monash University’s Australian Regenerative Medicine Institute (ARMI) have found the first real evidence of how muscles may be […]

Childhood fitness a trump card in better adult heart health

A new study from a group of international researchers, including those at the University of Tasmania’s Menzies Institute for Medical […]

Mobile devices help manage diabetes

An innovative pilot program led by the University of Canberra has found mobile devices such as iPads can help people […]

Decreasing falls in elderly just a step away

Trips and falls that are so common and costly among the elderly could be reduced with special shoe insoles invented […]