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Moving around has big health benefits – and now we know how big - The Conversation UK

Health - Thu, 05/03/2018 - 14:54

The Conversation UK

Moving around has big health benefits – and now we know how big
The Conversation UK
Pretty much everyone knows that taking exercise helps people stay in good health. It staves off chronic ailments like type 2 diabetes and heart disease and – maybe – helps us live longer. Until recently, however, the prevailing view among both policy ...

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Moving around has big health benefits – and now we know how big - The Conversation UK

Health - Thu, 05/03/2018 - 14:54

The Conversation UK

Moving around has big health benefits – and now we know how big
The Conversation UK
Pretty much everyone knows that taking exercise helps people stay in good health. It staves off chronic ailments like type 2 diabetes and heart disease and – maybe – helps us live longer. Until recently, however, the prevailing view among both policy ...

Categories: Health

Moving around has big health benefits – and now we know how big - The Conversation UK

Health - Thu, 05/03/2018 - 14:54

The Conversation UK

Moving around has big health benefits – and now we know how big
The Conversation UK
Pretty much everyone knows that taking exercise helps people stay in good health. It staves off chronic ailments like type 2 diabetes and heart disease and – maybe – helps us live longer. Until recently, however, the prevailing view among both policy ...

Categories: Health

How mine dumps in South Africa affect the health of communities living nearby - The Conversation CA

Health - Thu, 05/03/2018 - 13:49

The Conversation CA

How mine dumps in South Africa affect the health of communities living nearby
The Conversation CA
Mining is a major economic activity in many developing countries. In South Africa, mining of gold, coal and other natural resources has played a significant role in the country's economy, with both positive and negative consequences. Mining companies ...

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How mine dumps in South Africa affect the health of communities living nearby - The Conversation CA

Health - Thu, 05/03/2018 - 13:49

The Conversation CA

How mine dumps in South Africa affect the health of communities living nearby
The Conversation CA
Mining is a major economic activity in many developing countries. In South Africa, mining of gold, coal and other natural resources has played a significant role in the country's economy, with both positive and negative consequences. Mining companies ...

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Medicare rebates for GPs to rise but knee MRIs, sleep studies and back surgery restricted in budget - Daily Telegraph

Health - Thu, 05/03/2018 - 11:03

Daily Telegraph

Medicare rebates for GPs to rise but knee MRIs, sleep studies and back surgery restricted in budget
Daily Telegraph
The government will also establish an $11 million scholarship program for GPs, nurses, dentists or allied health professionals who will get grants for further study, get help with travel, course and conference fees and accommodation. The scholarships ...

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Medicare rebates for GPs to rise but knee MRIs, sleep studies and back surgery restricted in budget - Daily Telegraph

Health - Thu, 05/03/2018 - 11:03

Daily Telegraph

Medicare rebates for GPs to rise but knee MRIs, sleep studies and back surgery restricted in budget
Daily Telegraph
The government will also establish an $11 million scholarship program for GPs, nurses, dentists or allied health professionals who will get grants for further study, get help with travel, course and conference fees and accommodation. The scholarships ...

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New $3.9m plan to fix 'huge gaps' in multicultural mental health - SBS

Health - Thu, 05/03/2018 - 09:27

SBS

New $3.9m plan to fix 'huge gaps' in multicultural mental health
SBS
Leading health and multicultural organisations are uniting to tackle "huge" mental health gaps in Australia's culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) communities. Mental Health Australia, the Federation of Ethnic Communities' Councils of Australia ...

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New $3.9m plan to fix 'huge gaps' in multicultural mental health - SBS

Health - Thu, 05/03/2018 - 09:27

SBS

New $3.9m plan to fix 'huge gaps' in multicultural mental health
SBS
Leading health and multicultural organisations are uniting to tackle "huge" mental health gaps in Australia's culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) communities. Mental Health Australia, the Federation of Ethnic Communities' Councils of Australia ...

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Melbourne Health executives 'advised Robert Doyle complainant to remain silent' - ABC Online

Health - Thu, 05/03/2018 - 04:11

ABC Online

Melbourne Health executives 'advised Robert Doyle complainant to remain silent'
ABC Online
The harassment allegations prompted Victoria's Health Minister, Jill Hennessy, to order an investigation by Charles Scerri QC, who did not reach any final conclusions because Mr Doyle was too ill to respond to the claims. In a report released last ...

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Brayley to lead overhaul of state's mental health services - InDaily

Health - Thu, 05/03/2018 - 03:05

InDaily

Brayley to lead overhaul of state's mental health services
InDaily
Brayley will be responsible for implementing a “new clinical plan” for state-funded mental health services across South Australia, as well as the recommendations of Independent Commissioner Against Corruption Bruce Lander's maladministration ...

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New mental health, rehab beds in Victorian hospitals offer struggling families hope - ABC Online

Health - Wed, 05/02/2018 - 20:31

ABC Online

New mental health, rehab beds in Victorian hospitals offer struggling families hope
ABC Online
The Victorian Government will spend $705 million on mental health measures, which will include 89 new and existing acute inpatient hospital beds, as well as 90 drug rehabilitation beds in regional Victoria. Six mental health crisis hubs will be created ...

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New mental health, rehab beds in Victorian hospitals offer struggling families hope - ABC Online

Health - Wed, 05/02/2018 - 20:31

ABC Online

New mental health, rehab beds in Victorian hospitals offer struggling families hope
ABC Online
The Victorian Government will spend $705 million on mental health measures, which will include 89 new and existing acute inpatient hospital beds, as well as 90 drug rehabilitation beds in regional Victoria. Six mental health crisis hubs will be created ...

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Health Matters with the SAN - 2GB (press release)

Health - Wed, 05/02/2018 - 13:33

2GB (press release)

Health Matters with the SAN
2GB (press release)
Dr Jason Sharp, interventional cardiologist with the Sydney Adventist Hospital talks heart awareness week. Download this podcast here · Steve Price · HealthLifestyle. Advertisement. Related Articles. With a population of 12, everyone's a suspect in ...

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Donald Trump dictated his own glowing 2015 campaign health report, doctor says - ABC Online

Health - Wed, 05/02/2018 - 09:13

ABC Online

Donald Trump dictated his own glowing 2015 campaign health report, doctor says
ABC Online
A letter from Donald Trump's New York physician released by his campaign in 2015 declaring he would be, "the healthiest individual ever elected to the presidency" was composed by the candidate himself, the doctor has said. "He dictated that whole ...
Trump dictated former doctor's letter praising his health: reportSBS
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Health and Wellbeing Minister Stephen Wade says Repat sale was ... - The Advertiser

Health - Wed, 05/02/2018 - 04:12

Health and Wellbeing Minister Stephen Wade says Repat sale was ...
The Advertiser
SALE of the Repatriation General Hospital site to a developer was expected to deliver just 20 million to taxpayers under a deal which has been abandoned by the new State Government.

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Health and Wellbeing Minister Stephen Wade says Repat sale was to return $20m, cancelling contract saves SA much ... - The Advertiser

Health - Wed, 05/02/2018 - 04:10

Health and Wellbeing Minister Stephen Wade says Repat sale was to return $20m, cancelling contract saves SA much ...
The Advertiser
“I'll have more to say about the early deliverables on the Repat site, but we're having very active discussions within SA Health about some of the assets that will be used for public health services going forward,” he said. “We've already identified ...

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New mental health scandal hits SA Health - InDaily

Health - Wed, 05/02/2018 - 03:50

InDaily

New mental health scandal hits SA Health
InDaily
The revelations have prompted the doctors' union to call for a wholesale review of the resourcing and staffing of South Australia's mental health services to prevent patients suffering inadequate care at the state's mental health facilities. SA Health ...

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New mental health scandal hits SA Health - InDaily

Health - Wed, 05/02/2018 - 03:46

InDaily

New mental health scandal hits SA Health
InDaily
The revelations have prompted the doctors' union to call for a wholesale review of the resourcing and staffing of South Australia's mental health services to prevent patients suffering inadequate care at the state's mental health facilities. SA Health ...

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Trump dictated former doctor's letter praising his health: report - SBS

Health - Wed, 05/02/2018 - 01:58

SBS

Trump dictated former doctor's letter praising his health: report
SBS
Dr David Scheiner, former physician to President Obama, said he sent copies of the then-president's health records to the White House, but ensured he kept the originals. Dr Bornstein said he was not given a form authorising the release of the records ...
Donald Trump dictated his own health report card, says ex-doctorThe Australian
Trump dictated glowing 2015 health report, says Dr Harold BornsteinThe Australian Financial Review
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