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The tooth hurts as poverty harms Mackay locals' health - Mackay Daily Mercury

Health - Wed, 09/12/2018 - 02:38

Mackay Daily Mercury

The tooth hurts as poverty harms Mackay locals' health
Mackay Daily Mercury
Special NewsRegional analysis of federal health data shows 20,262 - 21.8 per cent - of local adults were unable to pay for basic dental treatment in the 2016-17 financial year. The research also shows about 9202 - 9.9 per cent - of locals could not ...

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Prince William opens up about his own mental health issues - Now To Love

Health - Wed, 09/12/2018 - 01:27

Now To Love

Prince William opens up about his own mental health issues
Now To Love
Ever since they launched their Heads Together program in 2016, Prince William, Duchess Catherine and Prince Harry have worked to reduce the negative stigma surrounding mental health. And while announcing his new campaign to improve mental health ...
Duke of Cambridge launches initiative to support mental health in the workplaceThe Independent
Prince William Gets Candid About His Own Mental Health StrugglesE! Online
Prince William Shares His Struggle as a First Responder: 'I Took Home a Lot Without Realizing It'PEOPLE.com
BBC News -Mind -CBI
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Prince William opens up about his own mental health issues - Now To Love

Health - Wed, 09/12/2018 - 01:27

Now To Love

Prince William opens up about his own mental health issues
Now To Love
Ever since they launched their Heads Together program in 2016, Prince William, Duchess Catherine and Prince Harry have worked to reduce the negative stigma surrounding mental health. And while announcing his new campaign to improve mental health ...
Prince William Gets Candid About His Own Mental Health StrugglesE! Online
Duke of Cambridge launches initiative to support mental health in the workplaceThe Independent
Poor mental health at work 'widespread'BBC News
PEOPLE.com -CNN -Mind -CBI
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Jack Ma's Alibaba retirement avoids health hazard of being a Chinese billionaire - The Australian Financial Review

Health - Tue, 09/11/2018 - 23:29

The Australian Financial Review

Jack Ma's Alibaba retirement avoids health hazard of being a Chinese billionaire
The Australian Financial Review
Americans like to celebrate the wealthy. The Chinese tend to be a lot less indulgent. That goes some way to explaining Jack Ma's plans to retire as Alibaba Group's co-founder and the almost daily unwinding of China's once high-flying (debt-fuelled ...

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The biggest losers in health fund reforms - News Mail

Health - Tue, 09/11/2018 - 23:26

News Mail

The biggest losers in health fund reforms
News Mail
Young people aged under 30 will be eligible for discounts on health fund premiums of up to 10 per cent under other changes designed to turn around the exodus from private health insurance fuelled by successive premium rises more than twice the ...

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Canberra Now: Health inquiry slammed & dig threatens power pole - The Canberra Times

Health - Tue, 09/11/2018 - 20:24

The Canberra Times

Canberra Now: Health inquiry slammed & dig threatens power pole
The Canberra Times
After months of escalating concerns around governance and bullying, Ms Fitzharris announced an independent review into ACT Health's culture on Monday. Yet she fell short of announcing the judicial inquiry called for by the Australian Medical Association.

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Canberra Now: Health inquiry slammed & dig threatens power pole - The Canberra Times

Health - Tue, 09/11/2018 - 20:24

The Canberra Times

Canberra Now: Health inquiry slammed & dig threatens power pole
The Canberra Times
After months of escalating concerns around governance and bullying, Ms Fitzharris announced an independent review into ACT Health's culture on Monday. Yet she fell short of announcing the judicial inquiry called for by the Australian Medical Association.

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ACT Health review should look at insufficient funding growth: Stanhope - The Canberra Times

Health - Tue, 09/11/2018 - 04:42

The Canberra Times

ACT Health review should look at insufficient funding growth: Stanhope
The Canberra Times
Former chief minister Jon Stanhope has criticised the territory government for not increasing its health expenditure in line with inflation, saying he believes financial pressures are at the heart of issues plaguing ACT Health. Mr Stanhope's comments ...

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Who is our health regulator, AHPRA, and does it operate effectively? - The Conversation AU

Health - Tue, 09/11/2018 - 02:13

The Conversation AU

Who is our health regulator, AHPRA, and does it operate effectively?
The Conversation AU
In Australia, we sometimes hear of problems in the health industry regarding anaesthetics, cosmetic surgeons or chiropractors acting in ways that could be, and sometimes are, harmful to patients. This leads many to wonder whether our health regulations ...

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Woman charged after healthcare worker stabbed in neck at McCafe - 9news.com.au

Health - Mon, 09/10/2018 - 22:03

9news.com.au

Woman charged after healthcare worker stabbed in neck at McCafe
9news.com.au
A woman has been charged after a healthcare worker was stabbed in the throat outside a McCafe in Sydney's inner-west. The 34-year-old woman suffered stab wounds to her neck when she was set upon at the Missenden Road McCafe, near the Royal ...

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Woman charged after healthcare worker stabbed in neck at McCafe - 9news.com.au

Health - Mon, 09/10/2018 - 22:03

9news.com.au

Woman charged after healthcare worker stabbed in neck at McCafe
9news.com.au
A woman has been charged after a healthcare worker was stabbed in the throat outside a McCafe in Sydney's inner west. The 34-year-old woman suffered stab wounds to her neck when she was set upon at the Missenden Road McCafe, near the Royal ...

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Canberra Now: Inquiry launched at ACT Health and Qbn cop shortage - The Canberra Times

Health - Mon, 09/10/2018 - 20:15

The Canberra Times

Canberra Now: Inquiry launched at ACT Health and Qbn cop shortage
The Canberra Times
Good morning Canberra. Don't be fooled by the early morning fog, it will be a balmy 22 degrees today in the capital as we leave winter far behind us. But, whether you're saying farewell to the Canberra chill with a smile or a sneeze (depending on your ...

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Health impacts key focus of new Queensland climate change strategy - ABC Local

Health - Mon, 09/10/2018 - 19:46

ABC Local

Health impacts key focus of new Queensland climate change strategy
ABC Local
Killer heatwaves and disease outbreaks are key threats to Queenslanders from climate change, according to a State Government-funded plan calling for tobacco-style taxes on carbon polluters. The new statewide strategy to tackle climate-driven health ...
Health a key focus of Qld climate planNEWS.com.au

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Health impacts key focus of new Queensland climate change strategy - ABC Local

Health - Mon, 09/10/2018 - 19:46

ABC Local

Health impacts key focus of new Queensland climate change strategy
ABC Local
Killer heatwaves and disease outbreaks are key threats to Queenslanders from climate change, according to a State Government-funded plan calling for tobacco-style taxes on carbon polluters. The new statewide strategy to tackle climate-driven health ...
Health a key focus of Qld climate planNEWS.com.au

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My Health Record fuels family violence fears - News Mail

Health - Mon, 09/10/2018 - 18:26

News Mail

My Health Record fuels family violence fears
News Mail
WOMEN in violent relationships fear their partner will be able to track down their hiding places through their child's My Health Record, a leaked submission into a senate inquiry claims. News Corp has learned The Australian Digital Health Agency's ...

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Health insurance reforms clear parliament - NEWS.com.au

Health - Mon, 09/10/2018 - 07:50

NEWS.com.au

Health insurance reforms clear parliament
NEWS.com.au
People with hospital insurance that does not offer full cover for mental health treatment will be able to upgrade their cover and access mental health services without a waiting period on a once-off basis. Insurers will be able to offer travel and ...

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Custodial health: What is it like working as a GP in Australia's prisons? - RACGP

Health - Mon, 09/10/2018 - 05:20

RACGP

Custodial health: What is it like working as a GP in Australia's prisons?
RACGP
Dr Abbott, Chair of the RACGP Custodial Health Specific Interests network, has always been drawn to working with people on the margins of society. 'I was looking for a job with a difference, so that attracted me,' she said. 'You're working with people ...

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Independent inquiry into culture at ACT Health - The Canberra Times

Health - Mon, 09/10/2018 - 04:44

The Canberra Times

Independent inquiry into culture at ACT Health
The Canberra Times
Health Minister Meegan Fitzharris has announced an independent review into ACT Health's culture after months of pressure around bullying allegations. The government has stopped short of implementing a full board of inquiry, as called for by the ...
ACT Health turmoil: Government promises review in answer to AMA's call for culture inquiryABC News

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Independent inquiry into culture at ACT Health - The Canberra Times

Health - Mon, 09/10/2018 - 04:44

The Canberra Times

Independent inquiry into culture at ACT Health
The Canberra Times
Health Minister Meegan Fitzharris has announced an independent review into ACT Health's culture after months of pressure around bullying allegations. The government has stopped short of implementing a full board of inquiry, as called for by the ...

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Police investigating stabbing of a health worker outside inner west Sydney hospital - NEWS.com.au

Health - Mon, 09/10/2018 - 04:18

NEWS.com.au

Police investigating stabbing of a health worker outside inner west Sydney hospital
NEWS.com.au
A FEMALE community health worker has been stabbed in the neck outside a McDonald's cafe in Sydney's inner west today. Another woman, a 46-year-old who police said was known to the victim, has been arrested and is being questioned by officers.
Health employee stabbed in the neck2GB

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