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Unions urge members to opt out of MyHealth Record - The Sydney Morning Herald

Thu, 08/09/2018 - 14:10

The Sydney Morning Herald

Unions urge members to opt out of MyHealth Record
The Sydney Morning Herald
Uncertainty over the potential for employers to gain access to the private health data of workers from doctors has sparked fresh calls for a boycott of the new MyHealth Record system and warnings that current laws are unclear. Unions have urged tens of ...

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Unions urge members to opt out of MyHealth Record - The Sydney Morning Herald

Thu, 08/09/2018 - 14:10

The Sydney Morning Herald

Unions urge members to opt out of MyHealth Record
The Sydney Morning Herald
Uncertainty over the potential for employers to gain access to the private health data of workers from doctors has sparked fresh calls for a boycott of the new MyHealth Record system and warnings that current laws are unclear. Unions have urged tens of ...

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Tyson Fury opens up on mental health struggles: 'I lost the urge to live' - ESPN

Thu, 08/09/2018 - 13:18

ESPN

Tyson Fury opens up on mental health struggles: 'I lost the urge to live'
ESPN
Tyson Fury said that he "lost the will to live" during his mental health struggles. The former world heavyweight champion has struggled with depression throughout his career, and he has been a long-term advocate for greater mental health discussion ...

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One in ten Australians have both a mental and physical health condition: Report - RACGP

Thu, 08/09/2018 - 05:42

RACGP

One in ten Australians have both a mental and physical health condition: Report
RACGP
The Australia's Mental and Physical Health Tracker report from the Australian Health Policy Collaboration (AHPC) is the first Australian study to quantify the risks of physical health conditions contributing to a wide range of mental health conditions ...
Alarming rise in number of children in emergency with mental health problemsHerald Sun

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One in ten Australians have both a mental and physical health condition: Report - RACGP

Thu, 08/09/2018 - 05:42

RACGP

One in ten Australians have both a mental and physical health condition: Report
RACGP
The Australia's Mental and Physical Health Tracker report from the Australian Health Policy Collaboration (AHPC) is the first Australian study to quantify the risks of physical health conditions contributing to a wide range of mental health conditions ...
Alarming rise in number of children in emergency with mental health problemsHerald Sun

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One in ten Australians have both a mental and physical health condition: Report - RACGP

Thu, 08/09/2018 - 05:42

RACGP

One in ten Australians have both a mental and physical health condition: Report
RACGP
The Australia's Mental and Physical Health Tracker report from the Australian Health Policy Collaboration (AHPC) is the first Australian study to quantify the risks of physical health conditions contributing to a wide range of mental health conditions ...
Mental health care shouldn't be a luxuryGrafton Daily Examiner
Stroke, cancer and other chronic diseases more likely for those with poor mental healthSBS (blog)
Alarming rise in number of children in emergency with mental health problemsHerald Sun

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One in ten Australians have both a mental and physical health condition: Report - RACGP

Thu, 08/09/2018 - 05:42

RACGP

One in ten Australians have both a mental and physical health condition: Report
RACGP
The Australia's Mental and Physical Health Tracker report from the Australian Health Policy Collaboration (AHPC) is the first Australian study to quantify the risks of physical health conditions contributing to a wide range of mental health conditions ...
Mental health care shouldn't be a luxuryWarwick Daily News

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Health and self-determination on International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples - RACGP

Thu, 08/09/2018 - 05:03

RACGP

Health and self-determination on International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples
RACGP
To mark this occasion, newsGP spoke with Karl Briscoe, Chief Executive Officer of the National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Workers Association (NATSIWHA), about his visit earlier this year to attend the United Nations Permanent Forum ...

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Exercise Is Good For Your Mental Health—But Only To A Point - TIME

Wed, 08/08/2018 - 22:31

TIME

Exercise Is Good For Your Mental Health—But Only To A Point
TIME
But a large new study suggests that's not always the case, at least when it comes to mental health. It's well-established that exercise can improve mental health, and potentially even alleviate or prevent depression. But how much is enough to see a change?
Proof a little exercise can boost your mental healthExpress.co.uk
Regular exercise 'best for mental health'BBC News
Exercising for 90 minutes or more could make mental health worse, study suggestsTelegraph.co.uk
The Lancet -EurekAlert (press release) -ABS-CBN News
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Pink's health emergency: 'She couldn't breathe' - New Idea

Wed, 08/08/2018 - 21:30

New Idea

Pink's health emergency: 'She couldn't breathe'
New Idea
This week, US songstress Pink has been forced to cancel four shows on doctor's orders after being diagnosed with dehydration and a gastric virus. Now, the extent of the entertainer's illness has been revealed. Live Nation's Michael Coppel said the ...

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The huge food company with the worst health rating - The Sydney Morning Herald

Wed, 08/08/2018 - 20:00

The Sydney Morning Herald

The huge food company with the worst health rating
The Sydney Morning Herald
The federal government is being urged to make the health star rating system mandatory, with new figures showing only 28 per cent of food and drinks display stars. A George Institute for Global Health study found only about 4350 of 15,770 eligible ...

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The huge food company with the worst health rating - The Sydney Morning Herald

Wed, 08/08/2018 - 20:00

The Sydney Morning Herald

The huge food company with the worst health rating
The Sydney Morning Herald
The federal government is being urged to make the health star rating system mandatory, with new figures showing only 28 per cent of food and drinks display stars. A George Institute for Global Health study found only about 4350 of 15,770 eligible ...

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Oreo, Cadbury and Ritz: The huge food company with the worst ... - The Sydney Morning Herald

Wed, 08/08/2018 - 20:00

The Sydney Morning Herald

Oreo, Cadbury and Ritz: The huge food company with the worst ...
The Sydney Morning Herald
The federal government is being urged to make the health star rating system mandatory, with new figures showing only 28 per cent of food and drinks display ...

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Using My Health Record data for research could save lives, but we must ensure it's ethical - The Conversation AU

Wed, 08/08/2018 - 03:41

The Conversation AU

Using My Health Record data for research could save lives, but we must ensure it's ethical
The Conversation AU
There has been considerable debate about the merits and risks of the My Health Record (MHR) scheme – ranging from the deep inefficiencies in the current system, to privacy issues and control of data. There has been less discussion of some down-the ...

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Ramsay Health Care UK rival Spire Healthcare confirms growing headwinds - The Australian Financial Review

Wed, 08/08/2018 - 03:24

The Australian Financial Review

Ramsay Health Care UK rival Spire Healthcare confirms growing headwinds
The Australian Financial Review
Ramsay Health Care's UK rival, Spire Healthcare, confirmed that fewer referrals from the National Health Service had dented its bottom line, painting a poor outlook for the troubled sector. Spire revised its outlook for the 2018 full year after its ...

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Millions of Australians suffering from combined physical, mental ill health, new report finds - ABC News

Wed, 08/08/2018 - 03:19

ABC News

Millions of Australians suffering from combined physical, mental ill health, new report finds
ABC News
Millions of Australians are living with both physical and mental ill health, according to a new report, which has for the first time revealed the link between chronic disease like diabetes and back pain, and mental wellbeing.

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Millions of Australians suffering from combined physical, mental ill ... - ABC News

Wed, 08/08/2018 - 03:19

ABC News

Millions of Australians suffering from combined physical, mental ill ...
ABC News
Millions of Australians are living with both physical and mental ill health, according to a new report, which has for the first time revealed the link between chronic ...
Millions of Australians suffering from combined physical, mental ill health, new report findsThe New Daily

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Stroke, cancer and other chronic diseases more likely for those with poor mental health - The Conversation AU

Tue, 08/07/2018 - 19:45

The Conversation AU

Stroke, cancer and other chronic diseases more likely for those with poor mental health
The Conversation AU
Four million Australians, including our friends, family members, co-workers and neighbours, are living with mental health conditions, including anxiety and depression. A new report out today from the Australian Health Policy Collaboration has found ...

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The troubling implications of My Health Record's genetic info plans - The Sydney Morning Herald

Tue, 08/07/2018 - 14:00

The Sydney Morning Herald

The troubling implications of My Health Record's genetic info plans
The Sydney Morning Herald
It is not surprising there are plans to include genetic information, in the form of genomic pathology reports, in My Health records. Precision medicine – using insights obtained from genomics and other "big data" analysis – enables treatment and ...

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The troubling implications of My Health Record's genetic info plans - The Sydney Morning Herald

Tue, 08/07/2018 - 14:00

The Sydney Morning Herald

The troubling implications of My Health Record's genetic info plans
The Sydney Morning Herald
It is not surprising there are plans to include genetic information, in the form of genomic pathology reports, in My Health records. Precision medicine – using insights obtained from genomics and other "big data" analysis – enables treatment and ...

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