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A look into the future: IBISWorld reveals Australia's health and where ... - The Sydney Morning Herald

Health - Sun, 01/21/2018 - 13:15

The Sydney Morning Herald

A look into the future: IBISWorld reveals Australia's health and where ...
The Sydney Morning Herald
​Australians are expected to drink less alcohol, spend less on tobacco and eat more fruit and vegetables over the next five years, according to new research. But they will continue to battle with weight. The report conducted by IBISWorld, which ...

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Australians' superannuation balances are taking a hit due to health issues - Herald Sun

Health - Sun, 01/21/2018 - 13:00

Herald Sun

Australians' superannuation balances are taking a hit due to health issues
Herald Sun
HEALTH issues are the key driver behind Australians taking large chunks of time off work and it's taking a significant hit to their retirement balances. For those who do take health breaks just 17 per cent are choosing to do so, whereas the majority ...

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Australians' superannuation balances are taking a hit due to health issues - Herald Sun

Health - Sun, 01/21/2018 - 13:00

Herald Sun

Australians' superannuation balances are taking a hit due to health issues
Herald Sun
HEALTH issues are the key driver behind Australians taking large chunks of time off work and it's taking a significant hit to their retirement balances. For those who do take health breaks just 17 per cent are choosing to do so, whereas the majority ...

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Statement from ACT Health on Losing Paul podcast - The Canberra Times

Health - Sun, 01/21/2018 - 12:06

The Canberra Times

Statement from ACT Health on Losing Paul podcast
The Canberra Times
Given the Coronial inquiry into this case it would be inappropriate for ACT Health to comment directly on any fact or evidence from the inquest, or submissions of Counsel Assisting the Coroner or a party to the inquest. Commenting on the details of ...

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Statement from ACT Health on Losing Paul podcast - Canberra Times - The Canberra Times

Health - Sun, 01/21/2018 - 12:06

The Canberra Times

Statement from ACT Health on Losing Paul podcast - Canberra Times
The Canberra Times
Given the Coronial inquiry into this case it would be inappropriate for ACT Health to comment directly on any fact or evidence from the inquest, or submissions ...

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Australian Medical Association wants junk health fund policies scrapped - Courier Mail

Health - Sun, 01/21/2018 - 11:09

Courier Mail

Australian Medical Association wants junk health fund policies scrapped
Courier Mail
Health funds are charging families up to $3,000 a year to cover them for treatment in a public hospital, something they are entitled to for free under Medicare. The so called junk policies are being subsidised by taxpayers via a government tax subsidy ...

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Health insurance: junk policies covering public hospitals | The ... - Courier Mail

Health - Sun, 01/21/2018 - 11:09

Courier Mail

Health insurance: junk policies covering public hospitals | The ...
Courier Mail
Health funds are charging families up to $3,000 a year to cover them for treatment in a public hospital, something they are entitled to for free under Medicare. The so called junk policies are being subsidised by taxpayers via a government tax subsidy ...

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Health Department client on the run for six weeks after absconding from accommodation - NT News

Health - Sun, 01/21/2018 - 04:31

NT News

Health Department client on the run for six weeks after absconding from accommodation
NT News
ANOTHER Health Department client deemed unfit to plead to a serious crime is on the run after absconding from his supported accommodation. The man has been missing for six weeks, but the incident is only being made public today. Sky News revealed the ...

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Rugby League Immortal Graeme Langlands dies after long period of ill health - Daily Telegraph

Health - Sun, 01/21/2018 - 02:46

Daily Telegraph

Rugby League Immortal Graeme Langlands dies after long period of ill health
Daily Telegraph
RUGBY league immortal Graeme “Changa” Langlands has died at his Sutherland Shire nursing home at the age of 76. The Kangaroos and St George legend, who suffered from Alzheimer's, died on Saturday night after battling ill health for several months. His ...

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Teen cancer patients caught in the age gap in health system - Fraser Coast Chronicle

Health - Sat, 01/20/2018 - 21:15

Fraser Coast Chronicle

Teen cancer patients caught in the age gap in health system
Fraser Coast Chronicle
Nicolas McKenzie and Zoie Moore met while he was receiving having treatment. Picture: Darren Leigh Roberts. Use this content. by SARAH KEOGHAN & KRISTEN TSIAMIS. CRICKET fanatic Nicholas McKenzie is "too old" for the a hospital children's wards but too ...

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Satire: Trump's Health Report Spurs Burger-Based Diet Craze - Fortune

Health - Sat, 01/20/2018 - 21:02

Fortune

Satire: Trump's Health Report Spurs Burger-Based Diet Craze
Fortune
Just days after Dr. Ronny Jackson concluded the President is in excellent health, a new diet craze is already on the rise, even as many in corporate America express doubt about the viral trend. Spurred by reports of President Trump's physical well ...

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Why we should forget losing weight and focus on healthy habits - ABC Online

Health - Sat, 01/20/2018 - 19:15

ABC Online

Why we should forget losing weight and focus on healthy habits
ABC Online
Part of the reason we associate weight loss with better health is because restricting food brings short-term wins to measurable things like cholesterol and blood sugar, Ms Willer said. Once you add that to the positive effects of boosting exercise and ...

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Why we should forget losing weight and focus on healthy habits - ABC Online

Health - Sat, 01/20/2018 - 19:15

ABC Online

Why we should forget losing weight and focus on healthy habits
ABC Online
Part of the reason we associate weight loss with better health is because restricting food brings short-term wins to measurable things like cholesterol and blood sugar, Ms Willer said. Once you add that to the positive effects of boosting exercise and ...

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Why we should forget losing weight and focus on healthy habits - ABC - ABC Online

Health - Sat, 01/20/2018 - 19:15

ABC Online

Why we should forget losing weight and focus on healthy habits - ABC
ABC Online
Losing weight is often presented as the gateway to good health. But shifting the focus away from body size and onto healthy behaviours would benefit us all, experts say.

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Why we should forget losing weight and focus on healthy habits - ABC - ABC Online

Health - Sat, 01/20/2018 - 19:15

ABC Online

Why we should forget losing weight and focus on healthy habits - ABC
ABC Online
Losing weight is often presented as the gateway to good health. But shifting the focus away from body size and onto healthy behaviours would benefit us all, experts say.

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Aussie celebs reveal their health and fitness tips for 2018 | Daily ... - Daily Telegraph

Health - Sat, 01/20/2018 - 11:11

Daily Telegraph

Aussie celebs reveal their health and fitness tips for 2018 | Daily ...
Daily Telegraph
ITS the time of year when many of us have pledged to lose weight, get fit and be healthy. We all start out with the best intentions but the bad news is 92 per cent of us will fail, with only 8 per cent actually succeeding in the pursuit of our New ...

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Health system heading for 'crisis' as patients left waiting at south-east Queensland hospitals - Brisbane Times

Health - Sat, 01/20/2018 - 06:21

Brisbane Times

Health system heading for 'crisis' as patients left waiting at south-east Queensland hospitals
Brisbane Times
Almost two-thirds of patients at a major south-east Queensland hospital are not being seen within clinically recommended times, according to new government data. The five worst-performing emergency departments in the state can be found in the south ...

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Health system heading for 'crisis' as patients left waiting at south-east Queensland hospitals - The Sydney Morning Herald

Health - Sat, 01/20/2018 - 05:28

The Sydney Morning Herald

Health system heading for 'crisis' as patients left waiting at south-east Queensland hospitals
The Sydney Morning Herald
“We've seen in the past from Labor ... a health system under crisis and it's getting there again," Ms Frecklington said. "The solution is, Labor concentrating on managing the system better." In response, acting Health Minister Shannon Fentiman accused ...
Qld health needs to be better managedNEWS.com.au

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Non-clinical therapies excluded from private health cover - The West Australian

Health - Fri, 01/19/2018 - 20:43

The West Australian

Non-clinical therapies excluded from private health cover
The West Australian
A hit list of natural therapies including naturopathy, yoga and Pilates will be excluded from private health cover next year unless they are offered only as incentives. Despite petitions from the natural therapy industry, which argues many Australians ...

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Non-clinical therapies excluded from private health cover - The West Australian

Health - Fri, 01/19/2018 - 20:43

The West Australian

Non-clinical therapies excluded from private health cover
The West Australian
A hit list of natural therapies including naturopathy, yoga and Pilates will be excluded from private health cover next year unless they are offered only as incentives. Despite petitions from the natural therapy industry, which argues many Australians ...

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