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Queensland health authorities urge vaccination as measles rate jumps - The Age

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Queensland health authorities urge vaccination as measles rate jumps  The Age

Queensland's health authorities have issued a *fresh* call for people to get vaccinated against measles, with 12 cases recorded in the state already this year.

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Mental health of pupils is 'at crisis point', teachers warn - The Guardian

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Mental health of pupils is 'at crisis point', teachers warn  The Guardian

More than eight out of 10 teachers say mental health among pupils in England has deteriorated in the past two years – with rising reports of anxiety, self-harm ...

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‘I hated rugby’: All Blacks great opens up on mental health battle - Daily Telegraph

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‘I hated rugby’: All Blacks great opens up on mental health battle  Daily Telegraph

All Blacks 2011 World Cup-winner Israel Dagg has opened up about the mental health battles that nearly drove him out of the game.

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New measles surveillance data for 2019 - World Health Organization

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New measles surveillance data for 2019  World Health Organization

New measles surveillance data is now available on the WHO website. This preliminary data is based on country reports submitted to WHO at the end of every ...

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Coalition vows to 'break the curse of youth suicide' with mental health package - The Guardian

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Coalition vows to 'break the curse of youth suicide' with mental health package  The Guardian

The Coalition has pledged a further $42m on mental health initiatives for young and Indigenous Australians, on top of $461m in the budget for mental health and ...

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Grants helps young regional Australians Walk and Talk to better mental health care - Heywire - ABC Local

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Grants helps young regional Australians Walk and Talk to better mental health care - Heywire  ABC Local

'We started by asking how do we encourage conversations about mental health in a safe and relaxed environment?'

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NASA study on twins shows human health can be sustained in space for a year - ABC News

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NASA study on twins shows human health can be sustained in space for a year  ABC News

A study on the long-term effects of spending time in space on the human body has revealed that humans can remain in robust health but that changes do occur ...

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Tradies head to court as number diagnosed with deadly lung disease mounts - 9news.com.au

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Tradies head to court as number diagnosed with deadly lung disease mounts  9news.com.au

To those who meet him, Kyle Goodwin looks like a perfectly healthy and fit young man.

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Consistent approaches to working hours and shift breaks needed, sleep inquiry finds - ABC News

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Consistent approaches to working hours and shift breaks needed, sleep inquiry finds  ABC News

Just five bad nights of sleep can put your body in a pre-diabetic state, and if you are a man it can lead to a dramatic reduction in testosterone, according to a ...

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Morrison pledges $92m for Tasmanian health - 9news.com.au

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Morrison pledges $92m for Tasmanian health  9news.com.au

The federal Liberal government has committed $92 million in funding for the Tasmanian health system.

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Eating these foods affects health more than avoiding junk food - The Age

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Eating these foods affects health more than avoiding junk food  The Age

A study has pinpointed three dietary choices which have the greatest effect on diet-related deaths.

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Flu vaccine program brought forward as surge in cases surprises health authorities - ABC News

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Flu vaccine program brought forward as surge in cases surprises health authorities  ABC News

An unexpected surge in flu cases across the nation has prompted health authorities in South Australia to begin early distribution of free vaccines in an effort to ...

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NSWRL launches Deadly Blues campaign for Indigenous health - New South Wales Rugby League

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NSWRL launches Deadly Blues campaign for Indigenous health  New South Wales Rugby League

The NSWRL is proud to announce an exciting partnership with Deadly Choices which encourages Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders.

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Boosting cultural respect in mainstream health services - RACGP

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Boosting cultural respect in mainstream health services  RACGP

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Is private health insurance worth it for older Australians? - ABC News

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Is private health insurance worth it for older Australians?  ABC News

Whether or not to get private health insurance is usually a decision you might expect people in their 20s and 30s to be grappling with, but what about older ...

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Medicare-funded mental healthcare needs major re-think, health experts say - ABC News

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Medicare-funded mental healthcare needs major re-think, health experts say  ABC News

One of Australia's flagship mental health programs is failing people with complex mental illness, researchers say.

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New artwork brightens up Beverley Health Service - Avon Valley Advocate

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New artwork brightens up Beverley Health Service  Avon Valley Advocate

Beverley Health *Service* has received a colourful makeover from local artist Marlene Willson following a partnership with the Local Health Advisory Group. Ther...

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Brainstorm Health: Civica Rx Headquarters, Lilly Pfizer Pain Drug, Flu Season - Fortune

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Brainstorm Health: Civica Rx Headquarters, Lilly Pfizer Pain Drug, Flu Season  Fortune

Happy Friday, readers! Last year, a coalition of major health systems banded together on an ambitious project to create a nonprofit generic drug company.

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Liberals ditch Tasmanian AFL team funding to focus on hospitals as health becomes key election issue - ABC News

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Liberals ditch Tasmanian AFL team funding to focus on hospitals as health becomes key election issue  ABC News

Tasmanian Liberal Party candidates pledge to prioritise health ahead of the upcoming election by spending money initially slated to boost the state's bid for an ...

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Half of WA health workers refuse flu vaccination - The West Australian

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Half of WA health workers refuse flu vaccination  The West Australian

Half of all WA health workers choose not to have the flu jab.

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