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Landmark study to examine health benefits of Indigenous connection to country - The Guardian

Health - Thu, 11/01/2018 - 00:40

The Guardian

Landmark study to examine health benefits of Indigenous connection to country
The Guardian
The health benefits of connections to identity, culture and land for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are to be measured in a study, beginning on Thursday, that will follow them for up to 50 years. It has taken the Australian National ...

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Landmark study to examine health benefits of Indigenous connection to country - The Guardian

Health - Thu, 11/01/2018 - 00:40

The Guardian

Landmark study to examine health benefits of Indigenous connection to country
The Guardian
The health benefits of connections to identity, culture and land for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are to be measured in a study, beginning on Thursday, that will follow them for up to 50 years. It has taken the Australian National ...

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Landmark study to examine health benefits of Indigenous connection to country - The Guardian

Health - Thu, 11/01/2018 - 00:40

The Guardian

Landmark study to examine health benefits of Indigenous connection to country
The Guardian
The health benefits of connections to identity, culture and land for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are to be measured in a study, beginning on Thursday, that will follow them for up to 50 years. It has taken the Australian National ...

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Men's mental health: Steve Smith's road to redemption is about more than just cricket - NEWS.com.au

Health - Wed, 10/31/2018 - 23:45

NEWS.com.au

Men's mental health: Steve Smith's road to redemption is about more than just cricket
NEWS.com.au
DESPITE not having worn the baggy green in over seven months, Steve Smith's face has been plastered on news sites around the country this week as the deep dive into what's wrong with Australian cricket unearthed some confronting truths.

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East Launceston Showcases students knowledge of healthy living - Tasmania Examiner

Health - Wed, 10/31/2018 - 19:35

Tasmania Examiner

East Launceston Showcases students knowledge of healthy living
Tasmania Examiner
Health: East Launceston Primary School students Loshi Manickam, Brodie Tuakura, Holly Lowe, Cormac McDonald, Mrs Olivia Skirving,Lilea Gretschman- Anderson. Picture: Neil Richardson. Students from East Launceston Primary School are hosting a ...

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Men's Health Crisis: Half Of Aussie Guys Will Get Cancer Before 85 - ten daily

Health - Wed, 10/31/2018 - 19:26

ten daily

Men's Health Crisis: Half Of Aussie Guys Will Get Cancer Before 85
ten daily
It was like he was in a movie of his own life and he was waiting for the director to yell 'cut'. "It felt like someone was going to go '... and cut, let's move the camera around, let's get the reverse angle now' and that's how I felt. It was so weird ...

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Paraplegic patients walk again with spinal cord implants - ABC Local

Health - Wed, 10/31/2018 - 19:18

ABC Local

Paraplegic patients walk again with spinal cord implants
ABC Local
Three patients with severe spinal cord injuries are walking again, thanks to a wireless implant which delivers electrical stimulation to the spinal cord. Key points: The patients are able to walk thanks to precisely timed electrical pulses from an ...
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Paraplegic patients walk again with spinal cord implants - ABC Local

Health - Wed, 10/31/2018 - 19:18

ABC Local

Paraplegic patients walk again with spinal cord implants
ABC Local
Three patients with severe spinal cord injuries are walking again, thanks to a wireless implant which delivers electrical stimulation to the spinal cord. Key points: The patients are able to walk thanks to precisely timed electrical pulses from an ...

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Vic health to receive anaphylaxis alerts - SBS

Health - Wed, 10/31/2018 - 16:46

Vic health to receive anaphylaxis alerts
SBS
Victorian hospitals will have 24 hours to alert the state's health department about patients who have life-threatening allergic reactions to eating packaged food or drink. The new anaphylaxis response measures will start from November 1 after ...

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Poisonous substances in some sports supplements sold in Canberra, ACT Health warns - ABC News

Health - Wed, 10/31/2018 - 06:18

ABC News

Poisonous substances in some sports supplements sold in Canberra, ACT Health warns
ABC News
Sports supplements containing "banned poisons" and illegal ingredients have been seized from stores around Canberra, and health authorities are warning consumers some of the chemicals present can have serious health effects.

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Poisonous substances in some sports supplements sold in Canberra, ACT Health warns - ABC News

Health - Wed, 10/31/2018 - 06:18

ABC News

Poisonous substances in some sports supplements sold in Canberra, ACT Health warns
ABC News
Sports supplements containing "banned poisons" and illegal ingredients have been seized from stores around Canberra, and health authorities are warning consumers some of the chemicals present can have serious health effects.

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Most young Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people report great health - RACGP

Health - Wed, 10/31/2018 - 05:32

RACGP

Most young Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people report great health
RACGP
The report, the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare's (AIHW) Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander adolescent and youth health and wellbeing: In brief, was launched today at the National Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Organisation ...

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Gillard defends mental health in NDIS - NEWS.com.au

Health - Wed, 10/31/2018 - 05:12

NEWS.com.au

Gillard defends mental health in NDIS
NEWS.com.au
"The NDIS was never intended to replace the mental health system. "Some have contended that including psychosocial disability in the NDIS was a mistake. I don't believe it was." Ms Gillard said if it had not been included, there would still be talk of ...

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Insurer tells grieving woman not to seek mental health treatment for two years or void cover - ABC News

Health - Tue, 10/30/2018 - 19:12

ABC News

Insurer tells grieving woman not to seek mental health treatment for two years or void cover
ABC News
Insurer tells grieving women any mental health treatment would exclude her from cover; Mental health groups are alarmed Australians are being discouraged from seeking treatment; As more Australians ask for help, there are calls for mental health ...

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Insurer tells grieving woman not to seek mental health treatment for two years or void cover - ABC News

Health - Tue, 10/30/2018 - 19:12

ABC News

Insurer tells grieving woman not to seek mental health treatment for two years or void cover
ABC News
Insurer tells grieving women any mental health treatment would exclude her from cover; Mental health groups are alarmed Australians are being discouraged from seeking treatment; As more Australians ask for help, there are calls for mental health ...

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Insurer tells grieving woman not to seek mental health treatment for two years or void cover - ABC News

Health - Tue, 10/30/2018 - 19:12

ABC News

Insurer tells grieving woman not to seek mental health treatment for two years or void cover
ABC News
Insurer tells grieving women any mental health treatment would exclude her from cover; Mental health groups are alarmed Australians are being discouraged from seeking treatment; As more Australians ask for help, there are calls for mental health ...

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Insurer tells grieving woman not to seek mental health treatment for two years or void cover - ABC News

Health - Tue, 10/30/2018 - 19:12

ABC News

Insurer tells grieving woman not to seek mental health treatment for two years or void cover
ABC News
Insurer tells grieving women any mental health treatment would exclude her from cover; Mental health groups are alarmed Australians are being discouraged from seeking treatment; As more Australians ask for help, there are calls for mental health ...

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What ever happened to Health Destination Pharmacy? - Australian Journal of Pharmacy (blog)

Health - Tue, 10/30/2018 - 19:05

Australian Journal of Pharmacy (blog)

What ever happened to Health Destination Pharmacy?
Australian Journal of Pharmacy (blog)
Their review brought them into a discussion about the PSA's Health Destination Pharmacy (HDP) project, a program that aimed to facilitate the transition from traditional pharmacies to integrated health hubs. The pilot phase of HDP ran between 2011 and ...

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Cries for help: NSW public health workers bullied and harassed - The Sydney Morning Herald

Health - Tue, 10/30/2018 - 13:00

The Sydney Morning Herald

Cries for help: NSW public health workers bullied and harassed
The Sydney Morning Herald
A government survey of more than 65,600 health employees revealed that bullying, harassment and a distrust of managers pervades the state's public health system, with more than one in three staff reporting that they had witnessed bullying in the past ...

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Cries for help: NSW public health workers bullied and harassed - The Sydney Morning Herald

Health - Tue, 10/30/2018 - 13:00

The Sydney Morning Herald

Cries for help: NSW public health workers bullied and harassed
The Sydney Morning Herald
A government survey of more than 65,600 health employees revealed that bullying, harassment and a distrust of managers pervades the state's public health system, with more than one in three staff reporting that they had witnessed bullying in the past ...

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