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Why We Should Be Worried About Phosphorus

Tuesday, October 31 2017

It’s one of the biggest environmental challenges of our time, but no ones seems to be talking about it. And...

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Making sport more accessible for people with disabilities

Tuesday, July 25 2017

Only 23% of those with a disability are participating in some form of sport. Despite the success of para-athletes at...

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One person diagnosed with diabetes every 5 minutes in Australia

Monday, July 10 2017

Gestational diabetes affects nearly one in five women with half of the women affected going on to develop type 2...

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Gay men at higher risk of cardiovascular disease

Tuesday, July 4 2017

The number one cause of death in Australia among men is cardiovascular disease. Studies have also shown that homosexual men...

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Designing for disability

Monday, June 19 2017

Australia is facing a housing crisis, but there has been progress in one area. Developments with smart technology and digital...

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Looking out for truck driver’s mental and physical health

Monday, June 5 2017

72.5% of Australia’s freight is transported by truck drivers. There is a good chance the avocados you buy at your local...

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Starting the conversation on Palliative Care

Monday, May 22 2017

Today marks the start of Palliative Care Week, a government initiative aimed at raising awareness of the need to develop...

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Rising Salinity Levels Impact Australian Waterways

Monday, May 15 2017

Agriculture, mining and climate change are three factors driving up the salinity levels in our freshwater ecosystems. Higher concentrations of...

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Protecting ancient Aboriginal knowledge used for modern day medicines

Tuesday, May 9 2017

Knowledge of the medicinal benefits of Australia’s natural resources have been used by Indigenous Australians for thousands of years. This knowledge...

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Where is our health care workforce falling short?

Monday, May 8 2017

The accreditation system of Australia’s healthcare workforce is under the spotlight in the latest independent review by the COAG Health Council of...

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