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Tragedy behind tradies' bright idea for mental health - 9news.com.au

Wed, 07/11/2018 - 11:02

9news.com.au

Tragedy behind tradies' bright idea for mental health
9news.com.au
"For us it highlighted how big of an issue mental health challenges are for men in general, and upon learning more about it we identified that it's actually the biggest issue in the trades and construction industry." Statistics show suicide rates among ...

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Tasmanian musician weighs into state of RHH mental health care, detailing his experiences - ABC News

Wed, 07/11/2018 - 08:39

ABC News

Tasmanian musician weighs into state of RHH mental health care, detailing his experiences
ABC News
A well-known Tasmanian musician has revealed his experience of waiting for mental health care in the Royal Hobart Hospital, after concerns were raised by the Australasian College for Emergency Medicine (ACEM) over extensive wait times. New figures ...

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Tasmanian musician weighs into state of RHH mental health care, detailing his experiences - ABC News

Wed, 07/11/2018 - 08:39

ABC News

Tasmanian musician weighs into state of RHH mental health care, detailing his experiences
ABC News
A well-known Tasmanian musician has revealed his experience of waiting for mental health care in the Royal Hobart Hospital, after concerns were raised by the Australasian College for Emergency Medicine (ACEM) over extensive wait times. New figures ...

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Gay farmers go naked to help raise awareness of mental health - ABC News

Wed, 07/11/2018 - 08:29

ABC News

Gay farmers go naked to help raise awareness of mental health
ABC News
When The Naked Farmer came to town looking for people to get their kit off for a good cause, dairy farmer Kerry Wilson was approached to take part. He and his partner Paul Wilson agreed, though Kerry had reservations about not having the right body type.

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Gay farmers go naked to help raise awareness of mental health - ABC - ABC News

Wed, 07/11/2018 - 08:29

ABC News

Gay farmers go naked to help raise awareness of mental health - ABC
ABC News
When The Naked Farmer came to town looking for people to get their kit off, the cause struck a chord with dairy farmers Paul and Kerry Wilson, the latter having ...
Gay farmers go naked to help raise awareness of mental healthThe New Daily

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Gay farmers go naked to help raise awareness of mental health - ABC News

Wed, 07/11/2018 - 08:29

ABC News

Gay farmers go naked to help raise awareness of mental health
ABC News
When The Naked Farmer came to town looking for people to get their kit off for a good cause, dairy farmer Kerry Wilson was approached to take part. He and his partner Paul Wilson agreed, though Kerry had reservations about not having the right body type.

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'We're cautiously optimistic': Promising new HIV vaccine trialled in ... - ABC News

Wed, 07/11/2018 - 04:38

ABC News

'We're cautiously optimistic': Promising new HIV vaccine trialled in ...
ABC News
It's a quest that's been nearly 40 years in the making: finding a safe and effective vaccine for HIV. Scientists are now "cautiously optimistic" they're one step ...

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'We're cautiously optimistic': Promising new HIV vaccine trialled in humans - ABC News

Wed, 07/11/2018 - 04:33

ABC News

'We're cautiously optimistic': Promising new HIV vaccine trialled in humans
ABC News
"We're happy with the current results … but we can't assume that this vaccine will work in humans," Professor Barouch told The Health Report. To test that theory, researchers will now take the vaccine to 2,600 women in southern Africa who are at risk ...

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Accessing mental health support is a unique challenge for remote-area teens - ABC Local

Wed, 07/11/2018 - 02:34

ABC Local

Accessing mental health support is a unique challenge for remote-area teens
ABC Local
It took years for Pritika Desai to seek help. "I had my first thoughts of suicide when I was 10 years old," she said. "I only asked for help when I was 16. Long waiting lists and lack of access to mental health services for regional youth prevent many ...

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Thai cave rescue: Boys still face health issues in the wake of their rescue - ABC News

Wed, 07/11/2018 - 01:02

ABC News

Thai cave rescue: Boys still face health issues in the wake of their rescue
ABC News
The 12 soccer teammates who were trapped in a flooded Thai cave for more than two weeks are finally out, and are now being closely monitored in hospital. The boys, who ranged in age from 11 to 16, emerged in relatively good shape, but still face ...
Thai cave rescue: Video shows Wild Boars players chatting, making victory signsABC Local
The delicate process of nursing the Thai cave boys back to healthYahoo News
Boys Rescued from Thai Cave in Good HealthVoice of America
CBC.ca -New York Times
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Thai cave rescue: Boys still face health issues in the wake of their rescue - ABC News

Tue, 07/10/2018 - 23:37

ABC News

Thai cave rescue: Boys still face health issues in the wake of their rescue
ABC News
The 12 soccer teammates who were trapped in a flooded Thai cave for more than two weeks are finally out, and are now being closely monitored in hospital. The boys, who ranged in age from 11 to 16, emerged in relatively good shape, but still face ...
Thai cave boys in good health: officialSBS
The delicate process of nursing the Thai cave boys back to healthYahoo News
Thailand's cave boys are generally well, no sign of stress: health officialReuters
New York Times -The Straits Times -Los Angeles Times
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NSW Health breaks own rules by letting Real Bodies display corpses - The Sydney Morning Herald

Tue, 07/10/2018 - 14:04

The Sydney Morning Herald

NSW Health breaks own rules by letting Real Bodies display corpses
The Sydney Morning Herald
"[NSW Health] states that bodies or human tissues sourced from international institutions must meet 'the consent and other provisions of the NSW Anatomy Act 1977 and the relevant policy requirements outlined in Conduct of Anatomical Examinations and ...

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Three rescued Thai boys have health concerns, the others 'fine and ... - The Sydney Morning Herald

Tue, 07/10/2018 - 07:56

The Sydney Morning Herald

Three rescued Thai boys have health concerns, the others 'fine and ...
The Sydney Morning Herald
The boys are understood to have been allowed to speak to their families through a window, but they are not allowed to touch.

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Gut microbes are tiny sensors of your general health - The Conversation UK

Tue, 07/10/2018 - 06:59

The Conversation UK

Gut microbes are tiny sensors of your general health
The Conversation UK
Until recently, though, almost all these studies have looked at single diseases in isolation. But most people tend to have more than one health complaint at a time – “comorbidities”, in medical parlance. For our latest study, published in Nature ...

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Gut microbes are tiny sensors of your general health - The Conversation UK

Tue, 07/10/2018 - 06:59

The Conversation UK

Gut microbes are tiny sensors of your general health
The Conversation UK
Until recently, though, almost all these studies have looked at single diseases in isolation. But most people tend to have more than one health complaint at a time – “comorbidities”, in medical parlance. For our latest study, published in Nature ...

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Gut microbes are tiny sensors of your general health - The Conversation UK

Tue, 07/10/2018 - 06:59

The Conversation UK

Gut microbes are tiny sensors of your general health
The Conversation UK
Until recently, though, almost all these studies have looked at single diseases in isolation. But most people tend to have more than one health complaint at a time – “comorbidities”, in medical parlance. For our latest study, published in Nature ...

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Mental health wait times revealed in new figures from government - Tasmania Examiner

Tue, 07/10/2018 - 06:44

Tasmania Examiner

Mental health wait times revealed in new figures from government
Tasmania Examiner
Mental health patients in Launceston are waiting up to 3.8 days in the emergency department for treatment, according to new figures from the state government. Health Minister Michael Ferguson provided the statistics to independent Murchison MLC Ruth ...

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Thai health official says rescued kids have 'strong immune systems' - ABC News

Tue, 07/10/2018 - 06:14

ABC News

Thai health official says rescued kids have 'strong immune systems'
ABC News
Jesada Chokdumrongsuk, deputy director-general of the Public Health Ministry, said two of the boys are showing signs of a possible lung infection, but all eight are generally healthy. Family members have seen some of the boys from behind a glass ...

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How millennials' choices are reshaping private health insurance for everyone - ABC News

Tue, 07/10/2018 - 03:38

ABC News

How millennials' choices are reshaping private health insurance for everyone
ABC News
Young people are deserting private hospital insurance by the thousands — and their decisions will have ramifications for all of us. The decision to take out private hospital cover is a complex one but as costs rise Australians, and in particular young ...

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Tyler-Jane Lumsden 4th of July fundraiser garners $10500 - The Northern Daily Leader

Tue, 07/10/2018 - 02:38

The Northern Daily Leader

Tyler-Jane Lumsden 4th of July fundraiser garners $10500
The Northern Daily Leader
A MENTAL health fundraiser a former Gunnedah woman hosted has fetched more than $10,500 for community mental health service Dean House – right on target. Tyler-Jane Lumsden held the event at The Tudor in Tamworth, driven to make change in ...

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