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The NT 'Intervention' led to some changes in Indigenous health, but the social cost may not have been worth it - The Conversation AU

Health - Mon, 06/26/2017 - 04:46

The Conversation AU

The NT 'Intervention' led to some changes in Indigenous health, but the social cost may not have been worth it
The Conversation AU
The measurable health outcomes of the Northern Territory National Emergency Response (NTNER), better known as The Intervention, have scarcely been documented. Health-related assessments have focused on the process itself, perceptions of those ...

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Comparison websites flag sharp variation in health insurance costs - The Australian

Health - Mon, 06/26/2017 - 03:25

The Australian

Comparison websites flag sharp variation in health insurance costs
The Australian
Australians with private health insurance can pay more than 11000 a year for similar levels of health cover, depending on the insurer.

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Comparison websites flag sharp variation in health insurance costs - The Australian

Health - Mon, 06/26/2017 - 03:25

The Australian

Comparison websites flag sharp variation in health insurance costs
The Australian
The research on 34 health funds by finder.com.au showed the biggest price difference was for top combined family policies. Premiums for this type of policy in the same state ranged from $329 up to $1,248 per month — a difference of $919 per month and ...

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Mental health check would have saved Teresa Bradford's life, family ... - 9news.com.au

Health - Mon, 06/26/2017 - 03:05

9news.com.au

Mental health check would have saved Teresa Bradford's life, family ...
9news.com.au
It's been almost five months since Gold Coast mother-of-four Teresa Bradford was stabbed to death by her husband while he was out on bail.

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Will losing health insurance mean more US deaths? Experts say yes - The Guardian

Health - Sun, 06/25/2017 - 11:08

The Guardian

Will losing health insurance mean more US deaths? Experts say yes
The Guardian
The Republican healthcare bill announced on Thursday would cause thousands of Americans to die each year, according to physicians who study government data. Using national health surveys, doctors and academics have tested whether a lack of health ...

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This Is How Binge-Watching Affects Your Health - ELLE

Health - Sun, 06/25/2017 - 08:04

ELLE

This Is How Binge-Watching Affects Your Health
ELLE
But, have you ever stopped to think about just how much your box-set marathons are really affecting your health? ASAP Science created a video to breakdown just how bad this sedative lifestyle is for us—and the results are concerning. Originally ...

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Last-minute health insurance check up on Lifetime Health Cover loading - NEWS.com.au

Health - Sun, 06/25/2017 - 07:26

NEWS.com.au

Last-minute health insurance check up on Lifetime Health Cover loading
NEWS.com.au
RELATED: Don't get caught out by expensive health insurance traps. Lifetime Health Cover (LHC) — the government initiative designed to encourage people to take out hospital cover earlier in life — will hit those who fail to have hospital cover from ...

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Health insurance trap that could end up costing you big - News.com.au - NEWS.com.au

Health - Sun, 06/25/2017 - 07:26

NEWS.com.au

Health insurance trap that could end up costing you big - News.com.au
NEWS.com.au
MANY Australians are confused about health insurance including what lifetime health cover is and the impact it can have.

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Health insurance trap that could end up costing you big - News.com.au - NEWS.com.au

Health - Sun, 06/25/2017 - 07:24

NEWS.com.au

Health insurance trap that could end up costing you big - News.com.au
NEWS.com.au
MANY Australians are confused about health insurance including what lifetime health cover is and the impact it can have.

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US Senate health bill faces serious resistance from both wings of Republicans - The Sydney Morning Herald

Health - Sun, 06/25/2017 - 07:20

The Sydney Morning Herald

US Senate health bill faces serious resistance from both wings of Republicans
The Sydney Morning Herald
Washington: A small group of moderate Republican senators, worried that their leaders' health-care bill could damage the nation's social safety net, may pose at least as significant an obstacle to the measure's passage as their colleagues on the right.
The cruel reality of high-speed health care legislatingVox
The Senate GOP health bill is worse than the House version, Democratic Sen. Heitkamp saysCNBC
US health-insurance bill faces stiff oppositionAljazeera.com
ABC Online -BBC News -Fortune -Senate Budget Committee
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US Senate health bill faces serious resistance from both wings of Republicans - The Sydney Morning Herald

Health - Sun, 06/25/2017 - 07:20

The Sydney Morning Herald

US Senate health bill faces serious resistance from both wings of Republicans
The Sydney Morning Herald
Washington: A small group of moderate Republican senators, worried that their leaders' health-care bill could damage the nation's social safety net, may pose at least as significant an obstacle to the measure's passage as their colleagues on the right.
The Senate's Disastrous Health-Care BillThe New Yorker
What happens when the federal government eliminates health coverage? Lessons from the pastThe Conversation US
Barack Obama breaks silence to slam Republican health care bill as 'fundamental meanness'ABC Online
BuzzFeed News -TIME -U.S. Senate Budget Committee -The Economic Times - Indiatimes.com
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Jarrad McVeigh pushing for recall as Sydney Swans near full health - The Sydney Morning Herald

Health - Sun, 06/25/2017 - 06:54

The Sydney Morning Herald

Jarrad McVeigh pushing for recall as Sydney Swans near full health
The Sydney Morning Herald
Former captain Jarrad McVeigh is pressing hard for a senior recall with the resurgent Sydney facing several big selection calls as it pushes for a remarkable ...

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Twelve weeks to take control of your health - NT News

Health - Sun, 06/25/2017 - 06:53

NT News

Twelve weeks to take control of your health
NT News
“You've got to be ready to make change as someone who understands mental health as well,” she said. “And then you have to accept readiness and a plan, and marry them up. I am heaps more comfortable and my wellbeing goal has been achieved, but ...

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Twelve weeks to take control of your health | NT News - NT News

Health - Sun, 06/25/2017 - 06:53

NT News

Twelve weeks to take control of your health | NT News
NT News
THE smile on Cate Sherlocks face during our interview paints the best picture of where shes at right now.

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State Budget 2017: The 30 questions and answers on the big health ... - The Advertiser

Health - Sat, 06/24/2017 - 11:17

The Advertiser

State Budget 2017: The 30 questions and answers on the big health ...
The Advertiser
SOUTH Australia has been confronted by a health revolution. Announced in March 2015 by the State Government, the major overhaul was coined Transforming ...

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Residents fear for health over 'toxic' dumping ground linked to Westconnex construction site - 9news.com.au

Health - Sat, 06/24/2017 - 10:49

9news.com.au

Residents fear for health over 'toxic' dumping ground linked to Westconnex construction site
9news.com.au
A toxic dumping ground linked to Westconnex construction works is leaving residents fearing for their health in Sydney's inner-west. The giant pile is made up of decades worth of waste buried in the old Alexandria Landfill in St Peters. When finished ...

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What happens when the federal government eliminates health ... - The Conversation US

Health - Fri, 06/23/2017 - 18:04

The Conversation US

What happens when the federal government eliminates health ...
The Conversation US
Cutting back or cutting out social safety net programs, as the Senate and House health care proposals would do, is rare. Here's a look at how such actions have ...

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Ebola response flaws spark stress tests for health teams - The Australian

Health - Fri, 06/23/2017 - 14:30

Ebola response flaws spark stress tests for health teams
The Australian
International inspectors will run the ruler over Australias capacity to deal with a disease pandemic after the 2014-15 Ebola emergency exposed flaws in public ...

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State of Origin 2017: Johnathan Thurston feared long-term health damage of playing in farewell - The Sydney Morning Herald

Health - Fri, 06/23/2017 - 06:51

The Sydney Morning Herald

State of Origin 2017: Johnathan Thurston feared long-term health damage of playing in farewell
The Sydney Morning Herald
Johnathan Thurston feared he would compromise his health after football if he delayed shoulder surgery and tried to nurse his battered body through to a State of Origin farewell next month. The 34-year-old admitted he had thought about rolling the dice ...
State of Origin | Sport | The GuardianThe Guardian

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State of Origin 2017: Johnathan Thurston feared long-term health damage of playing in farewell - The Sydney Morning Herald

Health - Fri, 06/23/2017 - 06:51

The Sydney Morning Herald

State of Origin 2017: Johnathan Thurston feared long-term health damage of playing in farewell
The Sydney Morning Herald
Johnathan Thurston feared he would compromise his health after football if he delayed shoulder surgery and tried to nurse his battered body through to a State of Origin farewell next month. The 34-year-old admitted he had thought about rolling the dice ...
State of Origin | Sport | The GuardianThe Guardian

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