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Women doing too little, too late to get healthy when having a baby ... - ABC Local

Health - Mon, 04/16/2018 - 22:42

ABC Local

Women doing too little, too late to get healthy when having a baby ...
ABC Local
Women need to do more to improve their weight and nutrition before they get pregnant, experts say, with a new study warning potential mothers are risking more difficult pregnancies and poorer birth outcomes by failing to address their health before ...

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Obese couples could be risking health of future children, studies say - The Guardian

Health - Mon, 04/16/2018 - 22:30

The Guardian

Obese couples could be risking health of future children, studies say
The Guardian
Couples who are obese, as well as those who smoke and drink alcohol, could be risking the health of their future children, say experts who are calling for far more awareness of the effects of modern lifestyles on babies in the womb. A series of three ...

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With health assuming its rightful place in planning, here are 3 key lessons from NSW - The Conversation AU

Health - Mon, 04/16/2018 - 21:04

The Conversation AU

With health assuming its rightful place in planning, here are 3 key lessons from NSW
The Conversation AU
The way cities are designed and managed has big impacts on our health. While Australia is considered a world leader in research on health and cities, nationally our planning policies remain underdeveloped relative to our knowledge base. To remedy this ...

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With health assuming its rightful place in planning, here are 3 key lessons from NSW - The Conversation AU

Health - Mon, 04/16/2018 - 21:04

The Conversation AU

With health assuming its rightful place in planning, here are 3 key lessons from NSW
The Conversation AU
The way cities are designed and managed has big impacts on our health. While Australia is considered a world leader in research on health and cities, nationally our planning policies remain underdeveloped relative to our knowledge base. To remedy this ...

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Extreme body modification implants causing complications, health authorities warn - ABC Online

Health - Mon, 04/16/2018 - 09:01

ABC Online

Extreme body modification implants causing complications, health authorities warn
ABC Online
Health authorities said there was a high risk of medical complications, including infections, as well as tendon, nerve and ligament damage. "These complications may require you to seek urgent medical attention, to undergo revision procedures and may ...

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Incubating data for better health care - Swinburne University of Technology

Health - Mon, 04/16/2018 - 07:55

Swinburne University of Technology

Incubating data for better health care
Swinburne University of Technology
“We are currently unable to take advantage of the opportunity to transform care through digital health,” Professor Sellis says. “A common problem is that the desire of organisations to make their data available for solution development and research is ...

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Medical students welcome overhaul of mental health reporting laws ... - ABC Online

Health - Mon, 04/16/2018 - 06:03

ABC Online

Medical students welcome overhaul of mental health reporting laws ...
ABC Online
State and territory governments have agreed to remove a law criticised for discouraging medical students and doctors from getting help for mental illness, after the suicide of several young doctors. At the moment, the law forces health practitioners ...
Six ways social media negatively affects your mental healthThe Independent
Charity transforms mental health units with artChannel 4 News

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WA accuses Canberra of health care rip off - NEWS.com.au

Health - Mon, 04/16/2018 - 04:42

PerthNow

WA accuses Canberra of health care rip off
NEWS.com.au
Costs of healthcare in WA have more than doubled in the past 10 years, but only 50 per cent of costs are covered by the Commonwealth, compared to NSW which is funded up to 65 per cent. Mr Cook said it had cost WA $53 million to plug a gap in ...
WA accuses Canberra of health care rip off | PerthNowPerthNow
WA accuses Canberra of $1 billion health care rip-off - WA TodayWAtoday

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Plans to extend personalised health budget scheme - The Guardian

Health - Sun, 04/15/2018 - 23:18

The Guardian

Plans to extend personalised health budget scheme
The Guardian
Hundreds of thousands of people with mental health conditions and physical disabilities could be given the option of a personalised NHS budget for their own care needs under government proposals. People with learning difficulties and dementia are among ...

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Private health insurance analysis shows significant rise in some premiums - ABC Online

Health - Sun, 04/15/2018 - 22:18

ABC Online

Private health insurance analysis shows significant rise in some premiums
ABC Online
Cost of living pressures are front and centre of the Federal Government's agenda — look no further than the focus on electricity prices. But equally vexing, for both the government and consumers, are rising private health insurance premiums. The ...
Private health insurance analysis shows double-digit rise in some ...The Guardian
Private health insurance costs double in London | News | The ...The Times

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Barbara Bush, wife of ex-president George HW Bush, in 'failing health' - ABC Online

Health - Sun, 04/15/2018 - 20:29

ABC Online

Barbara Bush, wife of ex-president George HW Bush, in 'failing health'
ABC Online
Barbara Bush, the wife of former US president George HW Bush, is in "failing health" and has decided to no longer seek medical treatment, the office of the ex-president has said in a statement from Houston. The former first lady, the statement said ...
Former First Lady Barbara Bush is in 'failing health' and has declined further medical careNEWS.com.au
Former US first lady Barbara Bush in 'failing health'9news.com.au
Former first lady Barbara Bush in 'failing health'Ten Eyewitness News
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Barbara Bush, wife of ex-president George HW Bush, in 'failing health' - ABC Online

Health - Sun, 04/15/2018 - 20:29

ABC Online

Barbara Bush, wife of ex-president George HW Bush, in 'failing health'
ABC Online
Barbara Bush, the wife of former US president George HW Bush, is in "failing health" and has decided to no longer seek medical treatment, the office of the ex-president has said in a statement from Houston. The former first lady, the statement said ...
Former First Lady Barbara Bush is in 'failing health' and has declined further medical careNEWS.com.au
Former First Lady Barbara Bush in Failing Health, Spokesman SaysBloomberg
Former First Lady Barbara Bush's health is failing, opts to forgo medical treatmentCNBC
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Ksubi's Dan Single reveals health battle after Paris balcony fall - NEWS.com.au

Health - Sun, 04/15/2018 - 12:17

NEWS.com.au

Ksubi's Dan Single reveals health battle after Paris balcony fall
NEWS.com.au
KSUBI founder Dan Single has revealed his remarkable return to health since a horrific balcony fall a year ago left him facing the possibility of never walking again.

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'The Voice' star Mikayla Jade on her mental health struggle: 'I didn't want to be there' - 9Honey

Health - Sun, 04/15/2018 - 03:55

9Honey

'The Voice' star Mikayla Jade on her mental health struggle: 'I didn't want to be there'
9Honey
It's meant to be the most memorable time of your schooling life, but for Adelaide teenager Mikayla Jade, Year 12 was anything but that. "I was considering dropping out the entire year," she tells 9Honey. "I didn't want to be there. I didn't want people ...

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WA health's 30 code blacks a day prompts funding boost for 'antistab ... - WAtoday

Health - Sun, 04/15/2018 - 01:56

WAtoday

WA health's 30 code blacks a day prompts funding boost for 'antistab ...
WAtoday
Startling new figures have prompted the state government to announce a $2.2 million injection into protecting the safety of health professionals in next year's state budget. It was revealed there were more than 11,000 incidents of violence and ...

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WA health's 30 code blacks a day prompts funding boost for 'antistab vests' - WAtoday

Health - Sun, 04/15/2018 - 01:56

WAtoday

WA health's 30 code blacks a day prompts funding boost for 'antistab vests'
WAtoday
"Frontline health workers perform a vital service in our community, so it is essential we do all we can to ensure their safety," he said. "Hospital staff have a right to feel safe in their workplace and this important election commitment will provide ...

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Private health insurance analysis shows double-digit rise in some premiums - The Guardian

Health - Sun, 04/15/2018 - 01:43

The Guardian

Private health insurance analysis shows double-digit rise in some premiums
The Guardian
Thousands of private health insurance customers have seen the cost of their premiums soar well above the expected 3.95% average increase, with figures showing more than a dozen policies have jumped by double-digit figures. A new analysis of the annual ...
Labor poll to take pulse on health insurance1:46Courier Mail

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Record spending on health welcomed, but more needed on prevention - The Canberra Times

Health - Sat, 04/14/2018 - 22:28

The Canberra Times

Record spending on health welcomed, but more needed on prevention
The Canberra Times
ACT Minister for Health and Wellbeing Meegan Fitzharris said "the ACT government will continue to invest in preventative, community based and acute health care to keep Canberrans healthy and well". While scant on detail, the funding agreement outlined ...

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Record spending on health welcomed, but more needed on prevention - The Canberra Times

Health - Sat, 04/14/2018 - 22:28

The Canberra Times

Record spending on health welcomed, but more needed on prevention
The Canberra Times
ACT Minister for Health and Wellbeing Meegan Fitzharris said "the ACT government will continue to invest in preventative, community based and acute health care to keep Canberrans healthy and well". While scant on detail, the funding agreement outlined ...

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