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The Health Report with Norman Swan - RN Breakfast - ABC News

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The Health Report with Norman Swan - RN Breakfast  ABC News

Bowel cancer is the second most deadly cancer yet it is also, along with lung and cervical cancer, the most preventable, making many of these deaths all the ...

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Growing calls for action after landmark study on health of first responders - SBS News

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Growing calls for action after landmark study on health of first responders  SBS News

The Black Dog Institute calls for increased resourcing to support emergency responders after the release of Beyondblue's latest report.

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Government responds to mismanagement of health complaints audit - The Canberra Times

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Government responds to mismanagement of health complaints audit  The Canberra Times

The March audit report found allegations of bullying against former health bosses were ineffectively managed.

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Health Check: I’m taking antibiotics – when will they start working? - The Conversation AU

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Health Check: I’m taking antibiotics – when will they start working?  The Conversation AU

So you've got an infection (probably), feel terrible, saw your doctor and now have a freshly filled prescription for antibiotics. Once you start taking them, when will ...

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Flying blind: uninformed decision-making in mental health - ANU Science

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Flying blind: uninformed decision-making in mental health  ANU Science

With the Morrison government announcing a Productivity Commission inquiry into the impact of mental health on the Australian economy and the best ways to ...

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SA Health claims taxpayers owed almost $470m over RAH build flaws - The Advertiser

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SA Health claims taxpayers owed almost $470m over RAH build flaws  The Advertiser

SA Health has claimed builders of the new Royal Adelaide Hospital owe taxpayers almost half a billion dollars over faults and failings that include bad food and ...

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Tasmania's Millennial generation ignoring health messages - Tasmania Examiner

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Tasmania's Millennial generation ignoring health messages  Tasmania Examiner

Unprotected sex, poor dental hygiene and mental health top list for Millennials.

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Focus on mental health and cultural healing for Aboriginal people at garden reveal celebration - Newcastle Herald

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Focus on mental health and cultural healing for Aboriginal people at garden reveal celebration  Newcastle Herald

The “most unique” NSW health *service*, Wiyiliin ta, celebrated 21 years of contributing to the mental wellbeing of young Aboriginal Australians by performing a ...

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Why consuming a 'rainbow plate' is vital for your health - The Sydney Morning Herald

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Why consuming a 'rainbow plate' is vital for your health  The Sydney Morning Herald

"By eating a colourful range of *fresh* produce regularly, these phytonutrients work with the cluster of vitamins, minerals and fibre to benefit our health."

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Kyrgios says lighter load and better mental health gives him balance - The Sydney Morning Herald

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Kyrgios says lighter load and better mental health gives him balance  The Sydney Morning Herald

Nick Kyrgios is hoping a smarter playing schedule and paying more attention to his mental health will help him rise back up the rankings next year after an ...

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This may be the best way to eat for your brain's health - The Sydney Morning Herald

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This may be the best way to eat for your brain's health  The Sydney Morning Herald

Changing the way we eat can delay ageing in our brain and reduce the risk of dementia. A low protein, high carb diet may be the key to a longer life, and a new ...

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CBA partners with start-up Whitecoat, the 'TripAdvisor of healthcare' - The Australian Financial Review

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CBA partners with start-up Whitecoat, the 'TripAdvisor of healthcare'  The Australian Financial Review

Commonwealth Bank has partnered with Australian medical technology start-up, Whitecoat, as it looks to get its share of the $180 billion-plus healthcare ...

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Prisoner mental health services attacked in damning Inspector of Custodial Services report - ABC News

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Prisoner mental health services attacked in damning Inspector of Custodial Services report  ABC News

The Inspector of Custodial Services finds major shortcomings in Western Australia's prison system when it comes to dealing with mental health, leaving inmates ...

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Osher Gunsberg on how The Bachelor helps his mental health struggles - The Sydney Morning Herald

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Osher Gunsberg on how The Bachelor helps his mental health struggles  The Sydney Morning Herald

While many Australians are trying to guess who will be the next star of The Bachelor, the show's host, Osher Gunsberg, has been busy destigmatising mental ...

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How my sexual health searches ended up in the hands of the world's biggest tech companies - ABC News

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How my sexual health searches ended up in the hands of the world's biggest tech companies  ABC News

If you look up information about reproductive health online, your browsing activity can end up in surprising places.

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Fact check: Did the Victorian Coalition cut a billion dollars from health when last in office? - ABC News

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Fact check: Did the Victorian Coalition cut a billion dollars from health when last in office?  ABC News

Victorian Health Minister, Jill Hennessy, says that the Coalition cut $1 billion from health when it was last in office. But Fact Check found her claim to be wrong.

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Closing SHINE SA sexual health clinics amidst syphilis outbreak 'could drive up STI rates' - ABC Local

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Closing SHINE SA sexual health clinics amidst syphilis outbreak 'could drive up STI rates'  ABC Local

STI rates could rise in some of Adelaide's most disadvantaged communities because of a decision to close community sexual health clinics amidst a syphilis ...

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'Right on our doorstep': Papua New Guinea's health crises hit home - The Sydney Morning Herald

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'Right on our doorstep': Papua New Guinea's health crises hit home  The Sydney Morning Herald

High maternal death rates. Tuberculosis. Polio. Leprosy. PNG is in the grip of multiple health crises – and that should worry everyone in Australia.

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Hidden conflict: My Health Record boss privately giving advice to health firms - The Sydney Morning Herald

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Hidden conflict: My Health Record boss privately giving advice to health firms  The Sydney Morning Herald

A conflict of interest has arisen within the My Health Record saga, with ADHA chairman Jim Birch being discovered to have been advising outsourcing giant ...

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New changes to My Health Record privacy regime - The Sydney Morning Herald

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New changes to My Health Record privacy regime  The Sydney Morning Herald

The long-running debate over the My Health Record privacy legislation has finally been resolved, with a government bill that aims to better safeguard sensitive ...

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