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$100m funding boost for school mental health programs and Headspace centres - ABC Online

Sun, 01/07/2018 - 20:51

ABC Online

$100m funding boost for school mental health programs and Headspace centres
ABC Online
"Programs for beyondblue, Headspace, Origin and Kids Helpline and Reach Out and others are all about ensuring that we provide assistance before the problems emerge and when they do emerge there are avenues for treatment and avenues for people to seek ...
Government reportedly set to announce $110m mental health boostSBS
Government to announce $110 million funding boost for mental health among young people9news.com.au
Government announces $110 million boost for mental health supportTen Eyewitness News

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$100m funding boost for school mental health programs and ... - ABC - ABC Online

Sun, 01/07/2018 - 20:51

ABC Online

$100m funding boost for school mental health programs and ... - ABC
ABC Online
Young Australians seeking help for depression and anxiety will get further assistance with an injection of more than $100 million into school mental health programs and a range of new Headspace centres.
Government reportedly set to announce $110m mental health boostSBS
Government to announce $110 million funding boost for mental health among young people9news.com.au

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$100m funding boost for school mental health programs and ... - ABC - ABC Online

Sun, 01/07/2018 - 20:51

ABC Online

$100m funding boost for school mental health programs and ... - ABC
ABC Online
Young Australians seeking help for depression and anxiety will get further assistance with an injection of more than $100 million into school mental health programs and a range of new Headspace centres.
Government reportedly set to announce $110m mental health boostSBS
Government to announce $110 million funding boost for mental ...9news.com.au

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NSW weather: fire danger, ozone warnings amid heatwave - The Australian

Sun, 01/07/2018 - 06:25

Daily Telegraph

NSW weather: fire danger, ozone warnings amid heatwave
The Australian
NSW Health warned people to drink plenty of water and limit their time outdoors because of a rise in ozone pollution as a result of the hot, still weather. Sydney was forecast to have poor air quality on Sunday which can especially affect people with ...
Health warnings as NSW set to roast in 45C heatwaveDaily Telegraph
Health warnings issued as Sydney faces heatwaveThe Sydney Morning Herald

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QTAC reveals mature age students choose studies for jobs in health sector - Courier Mail

Sun, 01/07/2018 - 00:33

Courier Mail

QTAC reveals mature age students choose studies for jobs in health sector
Courier Mail
Rounding up the top 10 choices are an arts degree at UQ, Nursing Science at the University of the Sunshine Coast, tertiary preparation courses, Bachelor of Dental Health Science and a TAFE Diploma of Nursing. For those going to university from Year 12 ...

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Trump is now dangerous – that makes his mental health a matter of public interest - The Guardian

Sun, 01/07/2018 - 00:05

The Guardian

Trump is now dangerous – that makes his mental health a matter of public interest
The Guardian
Nevertheless, the personal health of a public figure is her private affair – until, that is, it becomes a threat to public health. To make a diagnosis one needs all the relevant information – including, I believe, a personal interview. But to assess ...

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Ban full-strength beer at Perth stadiums, says WA chief health officer - PerthNow

Sat, 01/06/2018 - 16:01

PerthNow

Ban full-strength beer at Perth stadiums, says WA chief health officer
PerthNow
AUSTRALIAN sport has a booze culture problem, the WA Government's chief health officer said, calling for fans at Optus Stadium to be banned from drinking full-strength beer. Professor Tarun Weeramanthri said there was a “tradition of risky levels of ...

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Ban full-strength beer at Perth stadiums, says WA chief health officer - PerthNow

Sat, 01/06/2018 - 16:01

PerthNow

Ban full-strength beer at Perth stadiums, says WA chief health officer
PerthNow
AUSTRALIAN sport has a booze culture problem, the WA Government's chief health officer said, calling for fans at Optus Stadium to be banned from drinking full-strength beer. Professor Tarun Weeramanthri said there was a “tradition of risky levels of ...

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Mental health lessons to stop culture of shame in schools - Daily Telegraph

Sat, 01/06/2018 - 12:06

Daily Telegraph

Mental health lessons to stop culture of shame in schools
Daily Telegraph
The move is designed to break the taboo surrounding youth suicide and mental ill-health. Education Minister Rob Stokes said: “We have traditionally treated mental health problems as they've presented ... what we are now trying to achieve is to arm ...

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Mental health lessons to stop culture of shame in schools - Daily Telegraph

Sat, 01/06/2018 - 12:06

Daily Telegraph

Mental health lessons to stop culture of shame in schools
Daily Telegraph
“We are removing the culture of shame that has needlessly been attached to issues like mental health. By removing this stigma, we have the potential to prevent a great deal of suffering.” The new syllabus includes games to subtly teach kindergarten ...

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QTAC reveals mature age students choose studies for jobs in health sector - Courier Mail

Sat, 01/06/2018 - 11:07

Courier Mail

QTAC reveals mature age students choose studies for jobs in health sector
Courier Mail
Rounding up the top 10 choices are an arts degree at UQ, Nursing Science at the University of the Sunshine Coast, tertiary preparation courses, Bachelor of Dental Health Science and a TAFE Diploma of Nursing. For those going to university from Year 12 ...

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Health warnings as NSW set to roast in 45C heatwave - Daily Telegraph

Sat, 01/06/2018 - 05:33

Daily Telegraph

Health warnings as NSW set to roast in 45C heatwave
Daily Telegraph
“A NSW Health study published just last month found extreme heatwaves lead to a more than 10 per cent increase in both deaths and ambulance call-outs,” Dr Ben Scalley, Director of Environmental Health, said. The sun rises over Bondi Beach this morning ...
Health warnings issued as Sydney faces heatwaveThe Sydney Morning Herald
Not a record, but mighty hot: Sydney weather reaches 47 degreesThe Sydney Morning Herald

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Health warnings as NSW set to roast in 45C heatwave - Daily Telegraph

Sat, 01/06/2018 - 05:33

Daily Telegraph

Health warnings as NSW set to roast in 45C heatwave
Daily Telegraph
“A NSW Health study published just last month found extreme heatwaves lead to a more than 10 per cent increase in both deaths and ambulance call-outs,” Dr Ben Scalley, Director of Environmental Health, said. The sun rises over Bondi Beach this morning ...

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How the British health care crisis translates to America - Vox

Fri, 01/05/2018 - 21:00

Vox

How the British health care crisis translates to America
Vox
This is the web version of VoxCare, a daily newsletter from Vox on the latest twists and turns in America's health care debate. Like what you're reading? Sign up to get VoxCare in your inbox here. The United Kingdom's National Health Service is in ...

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Moderate health insurance premium rises tipped for 2018 - The Australian

Fri, 01/05/2018 - 13:01

The Australian

Moderate health insurance premium rises tipped for 2018
The Australian
The government has attempted, through reforms, to do its part to address the decreasing health insurance participation rate but industry leaders say there has been a lack of meaningful reform to alleviate the affordability pressure. Gerard Fogarty ...

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Moderate health insurance premium rises tipped for 2018 - The Australian

Fri, 01/05/2018 - 13:01

The Australian

Moderate health insurance premium rises tipped for 2018
The Australian
The government has attempted, through reforms, to do its part to address the decreasing health insurance participation rate but industry leaders say there has been a lack of meaningful reform to alleviate the affordability pressure. Gerard Fogarty ...

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Moderate health insurance premium rises tipped for 2018 - The Australian

Fri, 01/05/2018 - 13:01

The Australian

Moderate health insurance premium rises tipped for 2018
The Australian
The government has attempted, through reforms, to do its part to address the decreasing health insurance participation rate but industry leaders say there has been a lack of meaningful reform to alleviate the affordability pressure. Gerard Fogarty ...

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Health insurance rebate cut hits patients' wallets - The Australian

Fri, 01/05/2018 - 13:00

The Australian

Health insurance rebate cut hits patients' wallets
The Australian
In a double whammy for members, premiums will continue rising faster than inflation as the rebate keeps being eroded, with every dollar saved by the government being a dollar more paid by members. So significant is the diminishing taxpayer subsidy that ...

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Health insurance rebate cut hits patients' wallets - The Australian

Fri, 01/05/2018 - 13:00

The Australian

Health insurance rebate cut hits patients' wallets
The Australian
In a double whammy for members, premiums will continue rising faster than inflation as the rebate keeps being eroded, with every dollar saved by the government being a dollar more paid by members. So significant is the diminishing taxpayer subsidy that ...

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UK chef and health coach Scott Gooding keeps it simple - Daily Telegraph

Fri, 01/05/2018 - 03:00

Daily Telegraph

UK chef and health coach Scott Gooding keeps it simple
Daily Telegraph
WHO: Chef Scott Gooding; WHERE: A share house in Bondi; FAVOURITE THING: This induction cooktop is super easy to clean and maintain. It is simple for a family to cook healthy, affordable, quick and easy meals with it, and that's what I am about ...

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