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... we'd like to see is a cutback of promotions, particularly through sport, and remove it from schools": Jane Martin of Obesity Policy Coalition. Photo: Ken Irwin Coca-Cola has launched a...
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2015/03/29 22:44
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Two of NSW's maximum security jails are the focus of a world-first trial of a new wonder drug designed to stop the spread of the blood-borne disease Hepatitis C. Two of NSW's maximum security jails...
2015/03/27 13:02
2015/03/27 13:02
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Homeopathy is quackery. It can’t be repeated often enough. Homeopathy is The One Quackery To Rule Them All. It is based on prescientific vitalism and principles so addled that one must wonder whether...
2015/03/27 12:08
2015/03/27 12:08
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The role of nutrition as part of a healthy lifestyle is well understood by the medical profession but whether this information is easily conveyed to patients is another matter. How much confidence...
2015/03/27 01:02
2015/03/27 01:02
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NHMRC funds better targeted cancer imaging and radiotherapy25 March 2015 The National Health and Medical Research Council has funded clinical trials of a medical device that delivers better targeted...
2015/03/25 23:27
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The grandchildren of obese women face a heightened risk of being born and raised to a life of obesity, University of Queensland researchers have found. UQ’s School of Public Health researcher...
2015/03/25 09:41
2015/03/25 09:41
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There is not enough evidence to know whether electronic cigarettes help smokers quit or whether they are harmful, according to the nation's expert health research body. There is not enough evidence...
2015/03/25 03:27
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University of Queensland-led research into solutions for musculoskeletal conditions such as back pain and osteoarthritis has attracted more than $8 million from the National Health and Medical...
2015/03/25 03:23
2015/03/25 03:23
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Clinical trials of a cancer-fighting antibody will move a step closer with a grant of almost $800 000 from the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) announced today. Research led by...
2015/03/24 13:39
2015/03/24 13:39
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Women are playing an increasing role in science today but there are still barriers that can prevent them from achieving success comparable to their male colleagues. This feeds the argument that there...
2015/03/24 13:15
2015/03/24 13:15
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A recent Australian study took the stance that homeopathic remedies simply don't work. The Australian National Health and Medical Research Council reviewed 1,800 studies and concluded that homeopathic...
2015/03/24 07:26
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Tell-tale signs of a dodgy diet Here are Crowe's top three "red flags" that should ring alarm bells when you are scrutinising any new diet regime you hear about: 1. It contradicts generally accepted...
2015/03/23 10:49
2015/03/23 10:49
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Medical Matters: There is no clinical evidence to validate homeopathy – and it can even do harm The ‘treatment’ can delay people from seeking more effective medicinces, says Muiris Houston After an...
2015/03/23 09:15
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Sydney researchers who have developed a device to improve treatment for lung cancer have received federal government funding to run clinical trials, with a view to making the device widely...
2015/03/20 00:13
2015/03/20 00:13
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JULIA Sims thinks 200 million people can't be wrong about natural therapies. The owner of Yeppoon Natural Health and Remedial Massage is adamant her homeopathy treatment works, despite claims from...
2015/03/19 08:05
2015/03/19 08:05
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Pregnant West Australian women will be offered free whooping cough vaccinations in the wake of the death of four-week-old Riley Hughes. WA Health Minister Kim Hames told State Parliament on Thursday...
2015/03/18 07:28
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Medical scientist Melina Georgousakis, right, says research institutions will now have to take gender equity more seriously. Photo: Julie Geldard The country's national medical research funding...
2015/03/18 05:34
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The National Health and Medical Research Council today announced a new gender equity policy to support the retention and progression of women in health and medical research. See its media release and...
2015/03/18 03:17
2015/03/18 03:17
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QUEENSLAND'S Labor government is adopting the same "wait and see" approach to medical marijuana of other states as NSW presses ahead with clinical trials. CHILDREN with severe epilepsy, chemotherapy...
2015/03/16 20:24
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A Melbourne man accused of pretending to be an obstetrician and gynaecologist with expertise in IVF is being taken to court by the Medical Board of Australia. The board and the Australian Health...
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