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World Health Organisation warns new pandemic inevitable - Courier Mail

Health - Sun, 10/08/2017 - 04:35

Courier Mail

World Health Organisation warns new pandemic inevitable
Courier Mail
THE next epidemic will deal a devastating blow to the global economy costing the world half a trillion dollars while containment across international borders will be increasingly difficult, according to a World Health Organisation executive speaking in ...

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The harsh criticism women face when they break the motherhood ... - ABC Online

Health - Sat, 10/07/2017 - 23:14

ABC Online

The harsh criticism women face when they break the motherhood ...
ABC Online
There's still an assumption that children always live with their mother. When that doesn't happen, many assume women don't love their kids enough or weren't ...

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Rise in violent attacks by patients on NHS mental health staff - The Guardian

Health - Sat, 10/07/2017 - 23:00

The Guardian

Rise in violent attacks by patients on NHS mental health staff
The Guardian
Two out of five NHS mental health workers have been abused or attacked by a patient over the past year as services have become overstretched because of staff shortages, a new report has revealed. Staff have been kicked, punched and headbutted, while ...
Assaults on mental health staff up 25% in four yearsBBC News

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The enduring challenge of tackling mental health - The Sydney Morning Herald

Health - Sat, 10/07/2017 - 13:15

The Sydney Morning Herald

The enduring challenge of tackling mental health
The Sydney Morning Herald
It is brave that Jess Hodak, a young woman who has Dissociative Identity Disorder (DID), a complex mental illness formerly known as multiple personality ...

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Rural health crisis: Doctor's suspension leaves pregnant women ... - Daily Telegraph

Health - Sat, 10/07/2017 - 13:08

Daily Telegraph

Rural health crisis: Doctor's suspension leaves pregnant women ...
Daily Telegraph
EXPECTANT mothers are being forced to drive hundreds of kilometres to deliver their babies after their local obstetrician was suspended when it was revealed ...

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World Mental Health Day: Doug Lang's battle with depressive rumination and mental illness - ABC Online

Health - Sat, 10/07/2017 - 00:16

ABC Online

World Mental Health Day: Doug Lang's battle with depressive rumination and mental illness
ABC Online
Charged with culpable driving, he still thanks his lucky stars that no-one was hurt. When he accidentally overdosed for the third time, Cheryl, his wife, gave him an ultimatum. "I was hospitalised several times in psych wards, it was just a nightmare ...

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World Mental Health Day: Doug Lang's battle with depressive rumination and mental illness - ABC Online

Health - Sat, 10/07/2017 - 00:16

ABC Online

World Mental Health Day: Doug Lang's battle with depressive rumination and mental illness
ABC Online
Charged with culpable driving, he still thanks his lucky stars that no-one was hurt. When he accidentally overdosed for the third time, Cheryl, his wife, gave him an ultimatum. "I was hospitalised several times in psych wards, it was just a nightmare ...

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Women are leading the way within our health service - Bundaberg News Mail

Health - Fri, 10/06/2017 - 23:34

Bundaberg News Mail

Women are leading the way within our health service
Bundaberg News Mail
BUNDABERG Hospital remains the top-performing hospital in the state for emergency service targets, with more than 100,000 patients presenting at emergency wards throughout the Wide Bay in the past year. Figures in the Wide Bay Hospital and Health ...

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Women are leading the way within our health service - Bundaberg News Mail

Health - Fri, 10/06/2017 - 23:34

Bundaberg News Mail

Women are leading the way within our health service
Bundaberg News Mail
BUNDABERG Hospital remains the top-performing hospital in the state for emergency service targets, with more than 100,000 patients presenting at emergency wards throughout the Wide Bay in the past year. Figures in the Wide Bay Hospital and Health ...

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Queensland Agriculture Minister Bill Byrne resigns to battle life-threatening illness - Courier Mail

Health - Fri, 10/06/2017 - 21:30

Courier Mail

Queensland Agriculture Minister Bill Byrne resigns to battle life-threatening illness
Courier Mail
He has got to put his health first.” Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk says Bill Byrne's resignation is not an election trigger. Picture: AAP Image/Darren England. Ms Palaszczuk said Mines Minister Anthony Lynham would take on the Agriculture ...

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Women who struggle to have sex due to painful conditions - NEWS.com.au

Health - Fri, 10/06/2017 - 21:05

NEWS.com.au

Women who struggle to have sex due to painful conditions
NEWS.com.au
Of the women who do go to their doctor with sexual health concerns, painful intercourse affects one in 10, lack of libido four in 10 and inability to experience orgasm one in three women. Painful sex has the highly unsexy title “dyspareunia” and women ...

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Sex health: painful sex, vaginismus - News.com.au - NEWS.com.au

Health - Fri, 10/06/2017 - 21:05

NEWS.com.au

Sex health: painful sex, vaginismus - News.com.au
NEWS.com.au
IT stops me from doing my everyday life things. It leaves me too scared to have sex because of the pain I'm going to end up in,” says Melbourne woman, Felicity.

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Protecting Health In The Aftermath Of Natural Disasters - Forbes

Health - Fri, 10/06/2017 - 18:58

Forbes

Protecting Health In The Aftermath Of Natural Disasters
Forbes
SAN ISIDRO, PUERTO RICO - OCTOBER 05: A resident checks her cell phone on her rooftop at dusk about two weeks after Hurricane Maria swept through the island on October 5, 2017 in San Isidro, Puerto Rico. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images).

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Is Trump using 'health attacks' on US diplomats in Havana as an excuse to punish Cuba? - The Conversation US

Health - Fri, 10/06/2017 - 13:38

The Conversation US

Is Trump using 'health attacks' on US diplomats in Havana as an excuse to punish Cuba?
The Conversation US
The expulsion follows his withdrawal of most U.S. personnel from the embassy in Havana after 22 American diplomats and family members there suffered unexplained health problems. Last November, some U.S. personnel in Havana began experiencing a ...
Cuba and US don't know perpetrator of 'health attacks' on US ...Business Insider
Some private citizens complain of health symptoms after visiting ...CBS News

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One stop shop for mental health services moves Australia's mental health care online - The Mercury

Health - Fri, 10/06/2017 - 13:32

The Mercury

One stop shop for mental health services moves Australia's mental health care online
The Mercury
One in five Australians experience a mental health problems every year and accessing help can be confusing and confronting now help will be available from their mobile phone or computer. The new service contains over 370 resources and has help for ...
Paul Ryan's 'mental health' focus is a sham (opinion) - CNNCNN

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One stop shop for mental health services moves Australia's mental health care online - The Mercury

Health - Fri, 10/06/2017 - 13:32

The Mercury

One stop shop for mental health services moves Australia's mental health care online
The Mercury
One in five Australians experience a mental health problems every year and accessing help can be confusing and confronting now help will be available from their mobile phone or computer. The new service contains over 370 resources and has help for ...
How to encourage mental health conversationsHuman Capital
Singing out against mental health stigmaThe New Paper
Paul Ryan's 'mental health' focus is a sham (opinion) - CNNCNN
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Ex-Hawks chief Tracey Gaudry's secret family health battle - Herald Sun

Health - Fri, 10/06/2017 - 09:05

Herald Sun

Ex-Hawks chief Tracey Gaudry's secret family health battle
Herald Sun
“He is super fit and healthy and he runs his own business but he nearly died of heart failure. They've got three kids, all school age. It's a lot to handle taking on any new job.” Matthew Keenan says Tracey Gaudry had a difficult start to her role as ...

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States urging hospitals to bill health insurers is pushing up premiums, analysis shows - The Australian

Health - Fri, 10/06/2017 - 05:59

The Australian

States urging hospitals to bill health insurers is pushing up premiums, analysis shows
The Australian
As ministers argue over funding and the Commonwealth pursues health insurance reforms, private hospital operator Healthscope commissioned Ernst and Young to calculate the financial incentive for public hospitals to subsidise their operations. The ...

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Design guide to help health app devs stay legal and safe - Computerworld Australia

Health - Fri, 10/06/2017 - 04:54

Design guide to help health app devs stay legal and safe
Computerworld Australia
There are more than 250,000 health apps on the market, but a lack of clear regulation and developers' ignorance of existing rules, could mean they are putting users at risk. The sheer number of apps – and the widespread perception they provide ...

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