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Dogs sniffing out human disease could lead to new biosensor technology - ABC News

Mon, 10/29/2018 - 19:02

ABC News

Dogs sniffing out human disease could lead to new biosensor technology
ABC News
A critical battle in the global war against malaria is stopping its spread into areas that are completely or nearly malaria-free, public health entomologist Steven Lindsay from Durham University said. And how do you detect a malaria-infected person in ...
Prof SW Lindsay - Durham UniversityDurham University
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Dogs sniffing out human disease could lead to new biosensor technology - ABC News

Mon, 10/29/2018 - 19:02

ABC News

Dogs sniffing out human disease could lead to new biosensor technology
ABC News
A critical battle in the global war against malaria is stopping its spread into areas that are completely or nearly malaria-free, public health entomologist Steven Lindsay from Durham University said. And how do you detect a malaria-infected person in ...
Prof SW Lindsay - Durham UniversityDurham University

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Dogs sniffing out human disease could lead to new biosensor technology - ABC News

Mon, 10/29/2018 - 19:02

ABC News

Dogs sniffing out human disease could lead to new biosensor technology
ABC News
A critical battle in the global war against malaria is stopping its spread into areas that are completely or nearly malaria-free, public health entomologist Steven Lindsay from Durham University said. And how do you detect a malaria-infected person in ...
Prof SW Lindsay - Durham UniversityDurham University

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Dogs sniffing out human disease could lead to new biosensor technology - ABC News

Mon, 10/29/2018 - 19:02

ABC News

Dogs sniffing out human disease could lead to new biosensor technology
ABC News
A critical battle in the global war against malaria is stopping its spread into areas that are completely or nearly malaria-free, public health entomologist Steven Lindsay from Durham University said. And how do you detect a malaria-infected person in ...
Prof SW Lindsay - Durham UniversityDurham University
April 25, 2018 - TwitterTwitter

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Dogs sniffing out human disease could lead to new biosensor technology - ABC News

Mon, 10/29/2018 - 19:02

ABC News

Dogs sniffing out human disease could lead to new biosensor technology
ABC News
A critical battle in the global war against malaria is stopping its spread into areas that are completely or nearly malaria-free, public health entomologist Steven Lindsay from Durham University said. And how do you detect a malaria-infected person in ...

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ACT Health chief medical officer latest in long line of resignations - The Canberra Times

Mon, 10/29/2018 - 13:00

The Canberra Times

ACT Health chief medical officer latest in long line of resignations
The Canberra Times
ACT Health's chief medical officer Jeffrey Fletcher has quit, and is due to step down and leave Canberra later in the month. Dr Fletcher, who is also a senior staff specialist at Canberra Hospital, has been in the role for the past 20 months. The ...

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ACT Health chief medical officer latest in long line of resignations - The Canberra Times

Mon, 10/29/2018 - 13:00

The Canberra Times

ACT Health chief medical officer latest in long line of resignations
The Canberra Times
ACT Health's chief medical officer Jeffrey Fletcher has quit, and is due to step down and leave Canberra later in the month. Dr Fletcher, who is also a senior staff specialist at Canberra Hospital, has been in the role for the past 20 months. The ...

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Aussie police facing mental health crisis - Rockhampton Morning Bulletin

Mon, 10/29/2018 - 05:37

Rockhampton Morning Bulletin

Aussie police facing mental health crisis
Rockhampton Morning Bulletin
In March this year, the high rate of suicide deaths and mental health conditions experienced by first responders - including emergency service workers and volunteers - prompted a federal Parliament committee to launch an inquiry into the role of the ...

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Eat whole foods — it's the most important lesson for good health, says nutritionist - 9Honey

Mon, 10/29/2018 - 01:53

9Honey

Eat whole foods — it's the most important lesson for good health, says nutritionist
9Honey
Lee Sutherland is a nutritionist and personal trainer who says she can boil everything she's learned about health into one sentence — keep reading to learn what that is. The editor of Fitness in the City, Sutherland also believes nutrition shouldn't ...

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Senior-focused health centre keeps clients moving - The Sydney Morning Herald

Mon, 10/29/2018 - 01:04

Senior-focused health centre keeps clients moving
The Sydney Morning Herald
Harrison is the founder of Active Seniors Health Centre, a health centre dedicated to the senior population. The centre's clinical staff, all qualified exercise physiologists, design exercise and lifestyle-based programs tailored to the members' needs ...

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Senior-focused health centre keeps clients moving - The Sydney Morning Herald

Mon, 10/29/2018 - 01:04

Senior-focused health centre keeps clients moving
The Sydney Morning Herald
Harrison is the founder of Active Seniors Health Centre, a health centre dedicated to the senior population. The centre's clinical staff, all qualified exercise physiologists, design exercise and lifestyle-based programs tailored to the members' needs ...

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Flying high for health - Australian Journal of Pharmacy (blog)

Sun, 10/28/2018 - 23:37

Australian Journal of Pharmacy (blog)

Flying high for health
Australian Journal of Pharmacy (blog)
As reported in pharmaceutical industry news website Pharma In Focus recently, the Department of Health admitted in a response to a Senate Estimates question that it had, in the 2016/17 financial year, purchased 19,100 airfares at a total cost of $7.87 ...

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Taking health care to the streets of Sunshine Coast - Sunshine Coast Daily

Sun, 10/28/2018 - 19:11

Sunshine Coast Daily

Taking health care to the streets of Sunshine Coast
Sunshine Coast Daily
ACCESS to quality healthcare should be a fundamental human right, according to the founders of a Nambour profit-for- purpose. Sunny Street was born from an idea by Sonia Goodwin, a registered nurse for 25-plus years, and Dr Nova Evans, who came to ...

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Victoria's mental health services 'sink to the absolute bottom' with tragic consequences - ABC News

Sun, 10/28/2018 - 18:59

ABC News

Victoria's mental health services 'sink to the absolute bottom' with tragic consequences
ABC News
In the past decade, the number of people presenting at Victorian emergency departments with mental health crises has jumped by more than 60 per cent — from 33,743 in 2007 to 54,114 in 2017 — according to the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare.

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Victoria's mental health services 'sink to the absolute bottom' with tragic consequences - ABC News

Sun, 10/28/2018 - 18:59

ABC News

Victoria's mental health services 'sink to the absolute bottom' with tragic consequences
ABC News
In the past decade, the number of people presenting at Victorian emergency departments with mental health crises has jumped by more than 60 per cent — from 33,743 in 2007 to 54,114 in 2017 — according to the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare.

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Victoria's mental health services 'sink to the absolute bottom' with tragic consequences - ABC News

Sun, 10/28/2018 - 18:59

ABC News

Victoria's mental health services 'sink to the absolute bottom' with tragic consequences
ABC News
In the past decade, the number of people presenting at Victorian emergency departments with mental health crises has jumped by more than 60 per cent — from 33,743 in 2007 to 54,114 in 2017 — according to the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare.
MATTERS OF STATE: Victoria's broken mental health systemABC Local

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Teaching kids about mental health - Daily Telegraph

Sun, 10/28/2018 - 13:02

Daily Telegraph

Teaching kids about mental health
Daily Telegraph
If we want them to be great learners and be happy, we all need to understand wellbeing and mental health. There are some outstanding wellbeing programs operating in schools. One of them is the Teen Mental Health First Aid (tMHFA) program developed ...

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Labor launches Victorian election campaign with $1.38b health pledge - The Age

Sun, 10/28/2018 - 04:07

The Age

Labor launches Victorian election campaign with $1.38b health pledge
The Age
Labor's re-election campaign for 2018 has been launched with over $1 billion worth of promises aimed at Victorians' health, the sector that helped the party sweep to power four years ago when paramedics and nurses campaigned for them en masse. Federal ...
Labor promises health funding boost at election campaign launchHerald Sun

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Labor promises health funding boost at election campaign launch - Herald Sun

Sun, 10/28/2018 - 04:04

Herald Sun

Labor promises health funding boost at election campaign launch
Herald Sun
To thunderous applause at today's election campaign launch, Premier Daniel Andrews said the promised $1.3 billion funding splurge would deliver the “biggest shake-up” to Victoria's health care system. He said Labor would fund 1100 nurses, which would ...
Labor launches Victorian election campaign with $1.38b health pledgeThe Age

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Thousands of young children suffering serious tooth decay, Queensland Health report reveals - ABC Local

Sun, 10/28/2018 - 00:11

ABC Local

Thousands of young children suffering serious tooth decay, Queensland Health report reveals
ABC Local
Tens of thousands of Queensland children have rotten teeth by school age, a new report into public oral health care has found. The data, released by Queensland Health, looked at the 130,000 children aged between five and 14 who accessed publicly funded ...

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