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2014/10/24 02:55
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A study by the Australian National University (ANU) could lead to an overhaul of the tests used to assess whether older drivers are fit to drive. In the 53 years John Robinson has been driving he's...
2014/10/24 02:55
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2014/10/23 13:47
2014/10/23 13:47
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HAVING an idea that could change the world but no money to develop it was ­unthinkable to Sydney ­scientist Ben McNeil. So he launched thinkable.org — a crowd funding website for people to contribute...
2014/10/23 13:27
2014/10/23 13:27
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We all know seals are cute but could a robotic baby harp seal help to treat and ease the symptoms of dementia? We all know seals are cute but could a robotic baby harp seal help to treat and ease the...
2014/10/23 02:27
2014/10/23 02:27
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Research seeking better treatments for heart disease, cancer and chronic pain has led to a major award and a $50,000 grant for the University of Queensland’s Professor David Craik. Professor Craik,...
2014/10/22 23:46
2014/10/22 23:46
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The Commonwealth received expert medical advice more than 25 years ago warning Canberra's death rate to mesothelioma would almost certainly rise if people lived with Mr Fluffy insulation and that...
2014/10/22 16:17
2014/10/22 16:17
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Early Intervention Could Boost Education Levels Newswise — Taking steps from an early age to improve childhood education skills could raise overall population levels of academic achievement by as...
2014/10/21 20:16
2014/10/21 20:16
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A hookworm. The hookworm has been shown to release substances that calm the immune system. Photo / Thinkstock When you're sick, you want the most effective treatment to help get you back on your...
2014/10/21 08:05
2014/10/21 08:05
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Thousands are expected to turn out for the walk, including Brittnei Brown (inset, back), her sister Chelsea (right) and their cousin, Brodie Anthony (front. Four to six thousand children and their...
2014/10/20 04:27
2014/10/20 04:27
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University of Queensland researchers will play a key role in a new $39 million research centre working to unravel the secrets of the immune system. The Australian Research Council (ARC) Centre of...
2014/10/19 01:02
2014/10/19 01:02
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NHMRC funding results reaffirm University of Sydney's leadership in health and medical research19 October 2014 The University of Sydney has won more than $65 million in new National Health and...
2014/10/17 13:21
2014/10/17 13:21
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... proves homeopathy DOESN'T work ': Scientist swallows 50 homeopathic sleeping pills in one go - and says she doesn't feel drowsy at all Yvette d’Entremont is a forensic chemist from Southern...
2014/10/17 07:27
2014/10/17 07:27
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Australia’s first Centre of Research Excellence in Chronic Kidney Disease will be established at The University of Queensland with a $2.5 million grant announced today. The grant featured in today’s...
2014/10/16 18:31
2014/10/16 18:31
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It might not be obvious on the scales, but healthy eating and increased physical activity from walking during pregnancy is directly associated with a range of improved outcomes at birth, according to...
2014/10/16 12:34
2014/10/16 12:34
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FORMULA-FED babies have up to a 20 per cent risk of becoming obese adults, a major conference at the South Australian Health and Medical Research Institute starting today will hear. In the latest...
2014/10/16 04:28
2014/10/16 04:28
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This Issues Brief provides information, opinions and recommendations relevant to assessing the potential impacts of climate change on public health in Australia, as well as guidelines for...
2014/10/15 19:42
2014/10/15 19:42
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At a dinner in Canberra last October, Prime Minister Tony Abbott urged the country's already wary scientific community to judge his government by its performance, not by its titles. He was referring...
2014/10/14 00:28
2014/10/14 00:28
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Oasis Beauty On Sun ProtectionTuesday, 14 October 2014, 1:16 pmPress Release: Oasis BeautyDate: 15th October 2014NZ SHOULD FOLLOW AUSTRALIA’S LEAD IN CHANGING ATTITUDES TOWARDS SUN PROTECTION AS NEW...
2014/10/13 23:46
2014/10/13 23:46
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ACT Chief Minister Katy Gallagher. Photo: Rohan Thomson The ACT will join a Commonwealth-backed national clinical trial of medical cannabis, set to be led by the New South Wales Government. ACT...
2014/10/13 18:12
2014/10/13 18:12
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The scope of epidemiology has expanded dramatically over the past 150 years, from its origins seeking to understand the causes of epidemic diseases, through the role of specific risk factors in...
2014/10/09 22:26
2014/10/09 22:26
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Is obesity a disease? A Fact Check specialIntroduction The impact of obesity on health is causing increasing concern in Australia. Associate Professor John Dixon, from the Baker IDI Heart &...
2014/10/24 02:55
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