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Vic pollies pledge cash for health - The Stawell Times-News

Sun, 11/11/2018 - 04:38

Vic pollies pledge cash for health
The Stawell Times-News
Healthy minds and fit bodies are the latest centrepieces of the Victorian major parties political wooing ahead of the state election in less than two weeks. Premier Daniel Andrews announced $1.5 million to expand the Centenary of Anzac Centre which ...

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Transitioning to motherhood: Perinatal mental health - ABC News

Sun, 11/11/2018 - 03:33

ABC News

Transitioning to motherhood: Perinatal mental health
ABC News
Pregnancy and early parenthood is an exciting and rewarding time — but for many families, it brings about unexpected challenges. Clinical depression and anxiety are as common during pregnancy as they are postnatally. In Australia, one in five ...

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First Annual Health Fair at JMHS - WTRF

Sun, 11/11/2018 - 03:03

WTRF

First Annual Health Fair at JMHS
WTRF
MARSHALL COUNTY, W.Va. (WTRF) - The First Annual Health Fair was held at John Marshall High School was held on Saturday. The event was hosted by the Ladies League of Marshall County and Reynolds Memorial. There was a variety of different things ...

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In defence of Rockhampton Hospital and CQ Health - Rockhampton Morning Bulletin

Sun, 11/11/2018 - 00:28

Rockhampton Morning Bulletin

In defence of Rockhampton Hospital and CQ Health
Rockhampton Morning Bulletin
I NORMALLY don't respond to articles in the paper but have been so upset by the article about Rockhampton Hospital in Friday's Morning Bulletin I thought I should say something. I haven't had the need for hospitalisation until recently. My wife has ...

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Noisy streets labelled a health risk - PerthNow

Sat, 11/10/2018 - 11:57

PerthNow

Noisy streets labelled a health risk
PerthNow
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Lady Gaga reveals 'mental health crisis' in surprisingly candid 25-minute speech - NEWS.com.au

Sat, 11/10/2018 - 06:26

NEWS.com.au

Lady Gaga reveals 'mental health crisis' in surprisingly candid 25-minute speech
NEWS.com.au
While accepting a patron award at the SAG-AFTRA Foundation's third annual Patron of the Artists Awards on Thursday night in Beverly Hills, the A Star Is Born actor called on Hollywood to provide better mental health care for people in the entertainment ...
Lady Gaga suffered 'mental health crisis', calls on Hollywood to do betterStuff.co.nz
Lady Gaga opens up about her personal mental health crisis in hopes of raising awarenessGMA
Lady Gaga shares mental health struggle, thoughts of suicide: 'My inner voice shut down'USA TODAY
Variety
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Lady Gaga reveals 'mental health crisis' in surprisingly candid 25-minute speech - NEWS.com.au

Sat, 11/10/2018 - 02:32

NEWS.com.au

Lady Gaga reveals 'mental health crisis' in surprisingly candid 25-minute speech
NEWS.com.au
While accepting a patron award at the SAG-AFTRA Foundation's third annual Patron of the Artists Awards on Thursday night in Beverly Hills, the A Star Is Born actor called on Hollywood to provide better mental health care for people in the entertainment ...
Lady Gaga opens up about her personal mental health crisis in hopes of raising awarenessGMA
“We are facing a crisis”: Lady Gaga delivers passionate speech on mental health and suicideNME.com
Lady Gaga suffered 'mental health crisis', calls on Hollywood to do betterStuff.co.nz
USA TODAY
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Politicians address health risks of living near border - Warwick Daily News

Fri, 11/09/2018 - 19:04

Warwick Daily News

Politicians address health risks of living near border
Warwick Daily News
SHOULD an ambulance from New South Wales take patients to a Queensland hospital if it will get them to safety in a shorter amount of time? Issues around health and education have come to light in a gathering of state, federal and local government ...

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Health & Fitness: Injury Free Training - ABC News

Fri, 11/09/2018 - 18:49

ABC News

Health & Fitness: Injury Free Training
ABC News
Great to get into shape, but injury can undo so much good hard work and perseverance. There are ways to avoid injury. Rod Quinn with Professor Gordon Lynch with a few tips for injury free training. Duration: 14min 44sec. Broadcast: Sat 10 Nov 2018, ...

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Building a Culture of Transparency in Health Care - Harvard Business Review

Fri, 11/09/2018 - 16:10

Harvard Business Review

Building a Culture of Transparency in Health Care
Harvard Business Review
In health care today, the conversation around transparency centers on the consumer. The consumer is empowered to ask for treatment options and costs, potential treatment risks, realistic outcomes, and much more. Health care providers must respond with ...

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Mental health patient shackled to Royal Adelaide Hospital bed for two days, union says - ABC News

Fri, 11/09/2018 - 09:02

ABC News

Mental health patient shackled to Royal Adelaide Hospital bed for two days, union says
ABC News
The nursing union has raised concerns about the shackling of an Indigenous mental health patient to a bed at the Royal Adelaide Hospital (RAH) for more than two days, describing it as a contravention of his human rights.

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Mental health patient shackled to Royal Adelaide Hospital bed for two days, union says - ABC News

Fri, 11/09/2018 - 09:02

ABC News

Mental health patient shackled to Royal Adelaide Hospital bed for two days, union says
ABC News
The nursing union has raised concerns about the shackling of an Indigenous mental health patient to a bed at the Royal Adelaide Hospital (RAH) for more than two days, describing it as a contravention of his human rights.

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My Health Record's privacy chief quits amid claims agency 'not listening' - The Sydney Morning Herald

Fri, 11/09/2018 - 05:47

The Sydney Morning Herald

My Health Record's privacy chief quits amid claims agency 'not listening'
The Sydney Morning Herald
The director of privacy at the agency behind My Health Record has quit amid claims the organisation and Health Minister Greg Hunt's office have not been taking the concerns of internal privacy experts seriously enough. The resignation of the Australian ...

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My Health Record's privacy chief Nicole Hunt quits amid claims ... - The Sydney Morning Herald

Fri, 11/09/2018 - 05:47

The Sydney Morning Herald

My Health Record's privacy chief Nicole Hunt quits amid claims ...
The Sydney Morning Herald
The director of privacy at the agency behind My Health Record has quit amid claims the organisation and Health Minister Greg Hunt's office have not been taking ...
My Health Record's privacy chief quits amid claims agency 'not listening'The Age

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My Health Record's privacy chief quits, amid claims agency 'not listening' - The Sydney Morning Herald

Fri, 11/09/2018 - 05:00

The Sydney Morning Herald

My Health Record's privacy chief quits, amid claims agency 'not listening'
The Sydney Morning Herald
The director of privacy at the agency behind My Health Record has quit amid claims the organisation and Health Minister Greg Hunt have not been taking the concerns of internal privacy experts seriously enough. The resignation of the Australian Digital ...

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New RAH failure kicked off mental health wait crisis - InDaily

Fri, 11/09/2018 - 02:34

InDaily

New RAH failure kicked off mental health wait crisis
InDaily
SA Health data supplied to InDaily shows that the beginning of a growth trend in emergency department waiting times for mental health patients coincided with the opening of the $2.4 billion new Royal Adelaide Hospital and the closure of the notorious ...

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New RAH failure kicked off mental health wait crisis - InDaily

Fri, 11/09/2018 - 02:34

InDaily

New RAH failure kicked off mental health wait crisis
InDaily
SA Health data supplied to InDaily shows that the beginning of a growth trend in emergency department waiting times for mental health patients coincided with the opening of the $2.4 billion new Royal Adelaide Hospital and the closure of the notorious ...

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Eating disorder survivor forced to seek help overseas slams Tasmanian health services - ABC News

Fri, 11/09/2018 - 00:09

ABC News

Eating disorder survivor forced to seek help overseas slams Tasmanian health services
ABC News
A woman who at one stage "weighed less than the family dog" due to severe anorexia nervosa, says the fact she could not get effective treatment in her home state of Tasmania, but did in the United States, makes her both furious and sad. Mim Scharkie ...

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There are serious problems in our medical industry with an alarming number of doctors taking their own lives - NEWS.com.au (blog)

Thu, 11/08/2018 - 23:22

NEWS.com.au (blog)

There are serious problems in our medical industry with an alarming number of doctors taking their own lives
NEWS.com.au (blog)
But the reality is that Dr Bryant's story is tragically common in Australia, with staggering rates of suicide in a vocation that's devoted to health and wellbeing. “I've learnt that the medical profession is one of the worst industries statistically in ...

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African islands send SOS as climate change worsens health - The Sydney Morning Herald

Thu, 11/08/2018 - 17:24

The Sydney Morning Herald

African islands send SOS as climate change worsens health
The Sydney Morning Herald
At least 23 per cent of deaths in Africa are linked to the environment, the highest of any region worldwide, according to the World Health Organisation (WHO). This figure is expected to rise as global warming disrupts food supply, water sources and ...

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