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Food plan to help prevent health risks - The West Australian

Health - Fri, 06/16/2017 - 08:38

The West Australian

Food plan to help prevent health risks
The West Australian
A pilot program will roll out in South Hedland and Newman this month to help Aboriginal people make informed nutrition choices. The Yarn Up group education workshops are funded by Rural Health West and run by Diabetes WA. The program is designed to ...

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Health stocks Cochlear, CSL hit the sweet spot - The Sydney Morning Herald

Health - Fri, 06/16/2017 - 06:06

The Sydney Morning Herald

Health stocks Cochlear, CSL hit the sweet spot
The Sydney Morning Herald
Australia's major healthcare stocks have been the standout performers this year, trending steadily higher to grow 22.2 per cent since January 1. The ASX200 as a whole is up just 1.9 per cent, and the next-best-performing sector, utilities, has grown ...

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Health stocks Cochlear, CSL hit the sweet spot - The Sydney Morning Herald

Health - Fri, 06/16/2017 - 06:06

The Sydney Morning Herald

Health stocks Cochlear, CSL hit the sweet spot
The Sydney Morning Herald
Australia's major healthcare stocks have been the standout performers this year, trending steadily higher to grow 22.2 per cent since January 1. The ASX200 as a whole is up just 1.9 per cent, and the next-best-performing sector, utilities, has grown ...

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10 surprising health lessons we learnt from Gwyneth Paltrow's first ever Goop Summit - Vogue Australia

Health - Fri, 06/16/2017 - 04:01

Vogue Australia

10 surprising health lessons we learnt from Gwyneth Paltrow's first ever Goop Summit
Vogue Australia
Paltrow flipped the whole 'breakfast is the most important meal of the day' on its head, hosting a 'Gut Check' panel with Dr Alejandro Junger and Dr Steven Gundry, who said that actually, fasting during the day is the key to good health. “If we think ...
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Vet mental health on radar as range of risk factors takes toll on profession - ABC Online

Health - Fri, 06/16/2017 - 03:58

ABC Online

Vet mental health on radar as range of risk factors takes toll on profession
ABC Online
The relationship between suicide risk and profession is a complex one, and an innovative study underway at Western Australia's Murdoch University not only aims to get a clearer picture of the current mental health status of Australia's vets, but also ...

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Vet mental health on radar as range of risk factors takes toll on profession - ABC Online

Health - Fri, 06/16/2017 - 03:58

ABC Online

Vet mental health on radar as range of risk factors takes toll on profession
ABC Online
The relationship between suicide risk and profession is a complex one, and an innovative study underway at Western Australia's Murdoch University not only aims to get a clearer picture of the current mental health status of Australia's vets, but also ...

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Men's health: 15-question checklist can get you on track - Herald Sun

Health - Thu, 06/15/2017 - 22:52

Herald Sun

Men's health: 15-question checklist can get you on track
Herald Sun
The new two-minute 15-question online survey, launched by the Baker Institute and Foundation 49: Men's Health, gives men an age-appropriate and individualised checklist to take to their GP to kickstart a conversation about their physical and mental health.

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Men's health: 15-question checklist can get you on track - Herald Sun

Health - Thu, 06/15/2017 - 22:52

Herald Sun

Men's health: 15-question checklist can get you on track
Herald Sun
The new two-minute 15-question online survey, launched by the Baker Institute and Foundation 49: Men's Health, gives men an age-appropriate and individualised checklist to take to their GP to kickstart a conversation about their physical and mental health.

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Men's health: 15-question checklist can get you on track - Herald Sun

Health - Thu, 06/15/2017 - 22:52

Herald Sun

Men's health: 15-question checklist can get you on track
Herald Sun
The new two-minute 15-question online survey, launched by the Baker Institute and Foundation 49: Men's Health, gives men an age-appropriate and individualised checklist to take to their GP to kickstart a conversation about their physical and mental health.

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Ladies who league: The importance of mental health - NRL.COM

Health - Thu, 06/15/2017 - 20:38

NRL.COM

Ladies who league: The importance of mental health
NRL.COM
Men like Dan Hunt who played for the St George Illawarra Dragons who speaks honestly about this battle with bipolar disorder or Greg Inglis from the South Sydney Rabbitohs, who admitted himself to a mental health clinic with depression after sustaining ...

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Cancer has biggest impact on our health: research - The Australian

Health - Thu, 06/15/2017 - 14:05

The Australian

Cancer has biggest impact on our health: research
The Australian
According to a new analysis of 2011 data by the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare, cancer accounts for one-fifth of our disease burden. Other conditions such as cardiovascular disease may be more common and cause a greater number of deaths ...

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Men's health: 15-minute checklist can get you on track - Herald Sun

Health - Thu, 06/15/2017 - 11:11

Herald Sun

Men's health: 15-minute checklist can get you on track
Herald Sun
The new two-minute 15-question online survey, launched by the Baker Institute and Foundation 49: Men's Health, gives men an age-appropriate and individualised checklist to take to their GP to kickstart a conversation about their physical and mental health.

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Donald Trump demands changes to 'mean' health bill - The Australian

Health - Thu, 06/15/2017 - 03:02

The Australian

Donald Trump demands changes to 'mean' health bill
The Australian
The analysis showed that a 64-year-old who earns dollars 26,500 a year would pay an annual health insurance premium of dollars 14,600. The same person pays dollars 1,700 under Obamacare. The changes would endanger some of the most popular ...
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Victoria Commits $500000 For LGBTQ Mental Health Ahead Of 'Damaging' Plebiscite - Huffington Post Australia

Health - Thu, 06/15/2017 - 03:02

Huffington Post Australia

Victoria Commits $500000 For LGBTQ Mental Health Ahead Of 'Damaging' Plebiscite
Huffington Post Australia
CANBERRA -- The federal government seems to have temporarily shelved its plan to hold a plebiscite on marriage equality, but the Victorian government is still preparing for the "damaging" national vote by boosting funding to LGBTQ mental health support ...

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SA Health has triggered its winter action plan for hospital emergency ... - The Advertiser

Health - Thu, 06/15/2017 - 01:53

The Advertiser

SA Health has triggered its winter action plan for hospital emergency ...
The Advertiser
SA Health has triggered its winter demand action plan after a surge of patients added strain to hospital emergency departments.

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All The Health Benefits Of Barley, The Cheap 'Super' Grain - Huffington Post Australia

Health - Thu, 06/15/2017 - 01:46

Huffington Post Australia

All The Health Benefits Of Barley, The Cheap 'Super' Grain
Huffington Post Australia
"It's a known fact that consuming plant-based foods of all kinds has long been associated with a reduced risk of many lifestyle-related health conditions," dietitian Robbie Clark told HuffPost Australia. "Many studies have suggested that increasing ...

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Bullying linked to long-term poor health - Sky News - Sky News Australia

Health - Thu, 06/15/2017 - 01:16

Sky News Australia

Bullying linked to long-term poor health - Sky News
Sky News Australia
Women who were bullied at school are more likely to have alcohol or drug habits, a report shows.

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Elder abuse report ignores impact on people's health - The Conversation AU

Health - Thu, 06/15/2017 - 01:00

The Conversation AU

Elder abuse report ignores impact on people's health
The Conversation AU
What is missing is the impacts of elder abuse on health and well-being, particularly as older people who are victims of abuse and neglect are more likely to die earlier. Despite this gap, we need to be brave enough to read the 428 page report, and act ...

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Maitua's powerful story on mental health - NRL.com - NRL.COM

Health - Wed, 06/14/2017 - 21:00

NRL.COM

Maitua's powerful story on mental health - NRL.com
NRL.COM
There's a stigma that athletes are too big and strong to suffer from depression. That's wrong. Reni Maitua's powerful message is simple: It's not weak to speak.

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Bullying linked to long-term poor health | SBS News - SBS TV - SBS

Health - Wed, 06/14/2017 - 14:08

Bullying linked to long-term poor health | SBS News - SBS TV
SBS
A long-term Australian study investigating the health impacts of bullying has found women are more likely to be obese and suffer high psychological distress.

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