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Australia's digital health players to present at RACGP eHealth forum - RACGP

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Australia's digital health players to present at RACGP eHealth forum  RACGP

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Fears of mental health epidemic as Nauru detainee self-immolates - SBS News

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Fears of mental health epidemic as Nauru detainee self-immolates  SBS News

Refugee advocates say the latest case of self-immolation proves there is a mental health crisis for those in offshore detention.

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WA's upper house makes stand on regional health ahead of euthanasia debate - The Age

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WA's upper house makes stand on regional health ahead of euthanasia debate  The Age

As Western Australia braces for a bruising battle over euthanasia, the state's Upper House on Wednesday night voted unanimously to criticise the health care ...

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Ex-NSW nurse banned from any health work - St George and Sutherland Shire Leader

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Ex-NSW nurse banned from any health work  St George and Sutherland Shire Leader

A former NSW aged care nurse who misappropriated restricted medicines and was jailed for pretending to be a home invasion victim has been banned from ...

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More than 170 food businesses fail health standards in Tea Tree Gully over five years - The Advertiser

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More than 170 food businesses fail health standards in Tea Tree Gully over five years  The Advertiser

Food safety repeat offenders should be “named and shamed”, some Tea Tree Gully councillors believe. The council's environmental health officers inspect ...

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Open letter to the NSW Health Minister - Wollondilly Advertiser

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Open letter to the NSW Health Minister  Wollondilly Advertiser

Dear Minister, Campbelltown and the Greater Macarthur region are rapidly expanding. This has been planned for many years. In spite of this, infrastructure has...

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Greedy public hospitals charging dead people as profits are being put ahead of patient care - Daily Telegraph

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Greedy public hospitals charging dead people as profits are being put ahead of patient care  Daily Telegraph

Exclusive: Cash strapped public hospitals are pursuing people beyond the grave, demanding grieving relatives bill their deceased loved ones private health ...

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Peel Health Campus staff provide support during Homelessness Week - Mandurah Mail

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Peel Health Campus staff provide support during Homelessness Week  Mandurah Mail

Staff at Peel Health Campus have helped make it easier for those living on the streets this winter, donating coats, scarves, beanies and toiletries to local people ...

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Cell suicide could hold key for brain health and food security - UQ News

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Cell suicide could hold key for brain health and food security  UQ News

Research into the self-destruction of cells in humans and plants could lead to treatments for neurodegenerative brain diseases and the development of ...

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Why full fat is OK if you're healthy, but reduced is better if you're not - The Age

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Why full fat is OK if you're healthy, but reduced is better if you're not  The Age

The Heart Foundation now recommends full-fat milk, cheese and yoghurt or reduced-fat options as part of its updated dietary advice released yesterday.

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Food health ratings should not be an a la carte option - Sydney Morning Herald

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Food health ratings should not be an a la carte option  Sydney Morning Herald

The epidemic of childhood obesity and chronic health conditions linked to bad diet has turned supermarket aisles into the front line of one of the hardest debates ...

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Call for formal probe into Barwon Health privacy breach - Bay 93.9

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Call for formal probe into Barwon Health privacy breach  Bay 93.9

The documents included data about dementia and mental health patients and contained information including names, conditions, medication, behaviours and ...

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Mental health, not machines, is the talking point for Australian farmers this year - SBS News

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Mental health, not machines, is the talking point for Australian farmers this year  SBS News

Drought ravaged farmers usually come to Australia's largest agricultural event, AgQuip, to talk about machinery, but the drought has put other issues on the ...

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Kurbo: Perth child health experts horrified by weight loss app for kids - PerthNow

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Kurbo: Perth child health experts horrified by weight loss app for kids  PerthNow

Children aged just eight are being targeted by a new diet app that has left health experts horrified about the dangerous implications for body-image issues.

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Kazia Therapeutics designated name for brain cancer drug by World Health Organisation - Proactive Investors Australia

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Kazia Therapeutics designated name for brain cancer drug by World Health Organisation  Proactive Investors Australia

Selection of an INN is usually a necessary step before a new drug can be submitted for commercial registration.

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'Woeful' University Mental Health Services Slammed After Student's Death - 10 daily

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'Woeful' University Mental Health Services Slammed After Student's Death  10 daily

Students at Melbourne's RMIT have called out "under-equipped" support services, claiming weeks-long delays in getting an appointment and a lack of support.

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Fitbit will supply ‘free’ trackers to Singapore’s public health program - The Verge

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Fitbit will supply ‘free’ trackers to Singapore’s public health program  The Verge

Fitbit is working with Singapore's government to supply residents with free fitness trackers. Singaporeans will be able to register next month to receive a Fitbit ...

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Health fund premiums could be slashed by $1 billion a year - Daily Telegraph

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Health fund premiums could be slashed by $1 billion a year  Daily Telegraph

Health fund members are paying 20 per cent more than they should, as they foot 400 million a year for marketing costs and exorbitant administrative charges, ...

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ACT health bullying and harassment claims on the increase - The Canberra Times

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ACT health bullying and harassment claims on the increase  The Canberra Times

There were 69 reports of bullying formally investigated last financial year, compared to just 10 the year before.

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