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Alone, restrained and drugged: calls for mental health system reform - The Age

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Alone, restrained and drugged: calls for mental health system reform  The Age

Victorian mental health patients are far more likely than those in other states to be forcibly restrained during treatment, and a new research paper has urged that ...

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Ebola, HIV, Antivaxxers: The World Health Organisation Names 2019's Global Health Threats - Gizmodo Australia

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Ebola, HIV, Antivaxxers: The World Health Organisation Names 2019's Global Health Threats  Gizmodo Australia

The World Health Organisation has firmly set its sights on the anti-vaccination movement. In a post this week, WHO listed vaccine hesitancy as one of the world's ...

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Sunday Fit: Nutritionist Lyndi Cohen's approach to healthy living - NEWS.com.au

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Sunday Fit: Nutritionist Lyndi Cohen's approach to healthy living  NEWS.com.au

Ask Lyndi Cohen her number one diet tip and her answer might just surprise you.

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Mental health patients left waiting 50-plus hours this week in Perth EDs - WAtoday

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Mental health patients left waiting 50-plus hours this week in Perth EDs  WAtoday

More than 40 and 50 hours, each. That's how long four mental health patients had been waiting in Perth emergency departments as of Wednesday this week.

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Scientists reveal 'ideal diet' for peoples' and planet's health - Good Food

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Scientists reveal 'ideal diet' for peoples' and planet's health  Good Food

Scientists have unveiled what they say is an ideal diet for the health of the planet and its populations.

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Calls for security, police, health to link - NEWS.com.au

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Calls for security, police, health to link  NEWS.com.au

Police and security services should strive to work in conjunction with health authorities, rather than being seen as intruders, Australian researchers say.

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Mindshare CEO Katie Rigg-Smith on safeguarding staff mental health - AdNews

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Mindshare CEO Katie Rigg-Smith on safeguarding staff mental health  AdNews

The mental health of our industry is the biggest area we need to focus on. We need to look at how we protect people and how we give them resilience because ...

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Screen time given too much blame for its effect on young people's mental health, study finds - ABC News

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Screen time given too much blame for its effect on young people's mental health, study finds  ABC News

According to the experts, screen time has only a tiny sway on the mental health of adolescents. We'd be much better off changing our approach to their ...

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Saints Academy prioritises mental health - saints.com.au - St Kilda FC

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Saints Academy prioritises mental health - saints.com.au  St Kilda FC

St Kilda's Next Generation Academy has officially partnered with mental health support business Outside The Locker Room for Season 2019. NGA Manager ...

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Blue whale poo reveals health of Antarctic food chain - ABC News

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Blue whale poo reveals health of Antarctic food chain  ABC News

One could be forgiven for thinking the largest creatures that ever lived would leave faeces that is easy to collect, but you'd be wrong. Scientists chasing whales ...

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NDIS has created distress in ACT's mental health sector: study - The Canberra Times

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NDIS has created distress in ACT's mental health sector: study  The Canberra Times

The rollout of the National Disability Insurance Scheme has created considerable distress within ACT's mental health care sector, a study has found.

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Mental health royal commission overwhelmed by response - The Age

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Mental health royal commission overwhelmed by response  The Age

Almost 4500 Victorians have flooded a major inquiry into the state's mental health system with submissions about the crisis in services for people suffering ...

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Exclusive: Nauru's prescription drug records reveal mental health 'crisis' - SBS News

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Exclusive: Nauru's prescription drug records reveal mental health 'crisis'  SBS News

SBS News has obtained 161 pages of documents detailing the vast amount of medication prescribed inside the offshore detention centre on Nauru.

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Health: Four ways to improve your dental hygiene - NEWS.com.au

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Health: Four ways to improve your dental hygiene  NEWS.com.au

We all know the advice for healthy teeth — brush twice daily and don't eat too much sugar. So why do those of us following these instructions find we sometimes ...

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$1.45 billion for mental health removes uncertainty for local services - The Sydney Morning Herald

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$1.45 billion for mental health removes uncertainty for local services  The Sydney Morning Herald

Mental health services across Australian communities will share in $1.45 billion under a funding model shake-up that offers local organisations, staff and ...

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Faulty molecular master switch may contribute to AMD - National Institutes of Health

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Faulty molecular master switch may contribute to AMD  National Institutes of Health

NIH researchers discover that TGFβ signaling governs immune cell function in the eye.

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Cuomo signs Reproductive Health Act after Legislature votes - Times Union

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Cuomo signs Reproductive Health Act after Legislature votes  Times Union

ALBANY — Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo, flanked by Democratic leaders of the state Legislature, on Tuesday night signed into law a series of measures codifying ...

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In new health care shakeup, dozens of Charlotte doctors to break away from Novant Health - Charlotte Observer

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In new health care shakeup, dozens of Charlotte doctors to break away from Novant Health  Charlotte Observer

More than 40 doctors plan to break away from Novant Health, Charlotte's second-largest hospital system confirmed Tuesday, the latest shakeup in the metro ...

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Health Canada eliminates portion sizes from food guide - The Globe and Mail

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Health Canada eliminates portion sizes from food guide  The Globe and Mail

Health Minister Ginette Petitpas Taylor says Canada's food guide now focuses on the quality of food rather than the quantity people consume, in its first update in ...

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Pelosi works her health care strategy from the ground up - The Associated Press

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Pelosi works her health care strategy from the ground up  The Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) — House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is laying out her strategy on health care and first up is improvements to "Obamacare" and legislation to ...

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