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UK children face winter health crisis due to pollution, say doctors - The Guardian

Sun, 12/09/2018 - 07:00
UK children face winter health crisis due to pollution, say doctors  The Guardian

Thousands of children are facing hospital this winter as cold weather and the UK's air pollution crisis combine to create potentially deadly conditions for young ...

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Why Snacking Could Be Damaging Your Health - Lifehacker Australia

Sun, 12/09/2018 - 07:00
Why Snacking Could Be Damaging Your Health  Lifehacker Australia

Only until relatively recently in human evolution have we eaten three meals plus snacks every day....

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Untreated diseases, health conditions plague Venezuelan migrants - Al Jazeera English

Sun, 12/09/2018 - 07:00
Untreated diseases, health conditions plague Venezuelan migrants  Al Jazeera English

Thousands queue to receive help from US hospital ship, laying bare deep need of fleeing Venezuela's crisis.

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Health Services Union starts works bans at Port Macquarie Base Hospital - Port Macquarie News

Sun, 12/09/2018 - 07:00
Health Services Union starts works bans at Port Macquarie Base Hospital  Port Macquarie News

The Health Services Union has commenced a series of work bans at Port Macquarie Base Hospital to combat what it calls "privatisation creep"

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ResMed buys Propeller Health for $US225m - The Australian Financial Review

Sun, 12/09/2018 - 07:00
ResMed buys Propeller Health for $US225m  The Australian Financial Review

After acquiring a start-up that helps sufferers of asthma and other respiratory diseases ResMed will expand into pharmaceuticals for the first time.

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Tap water lead health warning: Run for 30 seconds before drinking - Daily Telegraph

Sun, 12/09/2018 - 07:00
Tap water lead health warning: Run for 30 seconds before drinking  Daily Telegraph

Australian households have been officially advised to run their taps for at least 30 seconds in the morning amid fears of lead poisoning from plumbing products.

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Farcical health star ratings system gets facelift - MacroBusiness

Sun, 12/09/2018 - 07:00
Farcical health star ratings system gets facelift  MacroBusiness

By Leith van Onselen. Over the past few years, I have called for an overhaul of Australia's dietary guidelines, including Australia's Health Star Rating System, ...

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High temperatures spark Vic health risk - Blue Mountains Gazette

Sun, 12/09/2018 - 07:00
High temperatures spark Vic health risk  Blue Mountains Gazette

A health alert has been issued for parts of Victoria where the temperature is set to climb on Thursday. Melbourne is due to reach 35C while some centres in the ...

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Health benefits far outweigh the costs of meeting climate change goals - World Health Organization

Sun, 12/09/2018 - 07:00
Health benefits far outweigh the costs of meeting climate change goals  World Health Organization

Meeting the goals of the Paris Agreement could save about a million lives a year worldwide by 2050 through reductions in air pollution alone. The latest ...

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Proposed mental health laws spark fears for doctors’ lives - Courier Mail

Sun, 12/09/2018 - 07:00
Proposed mental health laws spark fears for doctors’ lives  Courier Mail

MORE doctors will take their own lives if the Queensland Government forges ahead with planned mental health mandatory reporting laws, the states top doctor ...

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Residents lose faith as expert health panel present the findings of a study of scientific evidence on PFAS - Newcastle Herald

Sun, 12/09/2018 - 07:00
Residents lose faith as expert health panel present the findings of a study of scientific evidence on PFAS  Newcastle Herald

Chief Medical Officer Brendan Murphy discussed the findings of an expert health panel with Williamtown residents Monday. Photo: Jonathan Carroll. There is a ...

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NSW mental health services lacking: report - SBS News

Sun, 12/09/2018 - 07:00
NSW mental health services lacking: report  SBS News

A new report is urging the NSW government to invest in community mental health services, finding many don't get help until they reach a crisis point.

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Photos | Sixty years of health on show for Sutherland Hospital's open day - St George and Sutherland Shire Leader

Sun, 12/09/2018 - 07:00
Photos | Sixty years of health on show for Sutherland Hospital's open day  St George and Sutherland Shire Leader

Six decades of keeping the community healthy was celebrated in spring style on a sunny Saturday last weekend. Sutherland Hospital hosted its 60th ...

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Are Eggs Healthy? Here’s What Experts Say - TIME

Sun, 12/09/2018 - 07:00
Are Eggs Healthy? Here’s What Experts Say  TIME

Here's what to know about egg nutrition, including whether yolks will raise your cholesterol and the healthiest way to prepare eggs.

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Darwin teen Sabrina Di Lembo 'lost hope' because of NT health system failures, inquest told - ABC News

Sun, 12/09/2018 - 07:00
Darwin teen Sabrina Di Lembo 'lost hope' because of NT health system failures, inquest told  ABC News

The suicide of a Darwin teenager is a "heart-wrenching" story of missed opportunities and failures by GPs and other medical professionals, a coroner has found.

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Surf therapy offering hope, healing and a different approach to mental health treatment - Health - ABC News

Sun, 12/09/2018 - 07:00
Surf therapy offering hope, healing and a different approach to mental health treatment - Health  ABC News

Around the world, people are taking to the waves as part of their treatment for mental illness. Advocates of surf therapy say it's a way to draw people out of dark ...

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Speaker Sue Hickey takes aim at state’s health ills - The Mercury

Sun, 12/09/2018 - 07:00
Speaker Sue Hickey takes aim at state’s health ills  The Mercury

PREMIER Will Hodgman should convene a health summit to fix the chronic problems in the state's health system, Speaker Sue Hickey says. In a Talking Point ...

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Health Minister tells ‘negative’ hospital staff to ‘get on with the job’ - Daily Telegraph

Sun, 12/09/2018 - 07:00
Health Minister tells ‘negative’ hospital staff to ‘get on with the job’  Daily Telegraph

Health Minister Brad Hazzard has taken aim at a group of senior doctors that he says have been unnecessarily airing the new hospitals dirty laundry, telling ...

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My Health Record opt-out deadline extended after system crash - The Sydney Morning Herald

Sun, 12/09/2018 - 07:00
My Health Record opt-out deadline extended after system crash  The Sydney Morning Herald

Federal Health Minister Greg Hunt has agreed to extend the My Health Record opt-out deadline, after the system crashed again on Wednesday. Mr Hunt will use ...

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Want a longer life? Play tennis - Health Report - ABC News

Sun, 12/09/2018 - 07:00
Want a longer life? Play tennis - Health Report  ABC News

Tennis may be doing you more good than you think.

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