A Culturally Responsive Palliative Care Community Education project has been launched in Victoria by the Minister for Health David Davis.
A University of Queensland-led research collaboration investigating the health of more than 14,000 Australian Defence Force (ADF) members shows high levels of post-traumatic stress disorder in Middle East Veterans.
People exposed to extreme stress from naturual disasters and sporting events are at greater risk of heart attack, according to a study led by the University of Sydney’s Brain and Mind Research Institute.
A landmark report co-authored by researchers from Sydney University's Brain and Mind Research Institute into mental health reform in Australia has found little change in the past 30 years.
A Sponsored research report by the New South Wales Audit Office estimates alcohol abuse costs the NSW government more than $1 Billion a year.
The National Heart Foundation of Australia is calling on the Federal Government to fund a national vascular health check program after a landmark biomedical survey shows 5.6 million Australian adults have unmanaged high blood cholesterol.
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Errors have been identified in Therapeutic Goods Administration internal reports of clinical trial numbers 1 July 2009 to 31 December 2012.
Young women will learn about breast health awareness through a new education program to be run by the McGrath Foundation and supported by the Federal Government.
A telephone counselling service for adult survivors of child abuse will be expanded with a $1.5 million extension from the Federal Government.
With World Hepatitis Day on 28 July, it is timely that researchers at the University of Adelaide are investigating how the liver responds to hepatitis C virus (HCV) and why some people can control the virus while others can’t.
Make sure you have your denim washed and ready for Jeans for Genes Day this Friday, 2 August.
More children of low income families will benefit from a funding increase for Australia's Insulin Pump Program.
The Medical Oncology Group of Australia (MOGA) -Novartis Oncology Cancer Achievement Award 2013recipient has been announced as Professor Frances Boyle AM.
New data showing widespread improvement in public hospital performance across Australia has been released today by the National Health Performance Authority (NHPA).