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Suspended Transforming Health critic Professor John Horowitz back ... - The Advertiser

Tue, 06/13/2017 - 11:28

The Advertiser

Suspended Transforming Health critic Professor John Horowitz back ...
The Advertiser
THE head of the Queen Elizabeth Hospitals cardiology unit, Professor John Horowitz, has returned to work after being suspended for alleged bullying.

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Suspended Transforming Health critic Professor John Horowitz back ... - The Advertiser

Tue, 06/13/2017 - 11:28

The Advertiser

Suspended Transforming Health critic Professor John Horowitz back ...
The Advertiser
THE head of the Queen Elizabeth Hospitals cardiology unit, Professor John Horowitz, has returned to work after being suspended for alleged bullying.

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Mental health patients absconding from Townsville facilities ... - Townsville Bulletin

Tue, 06/13/2017 - 10:03

Townsville Bulletin

Mental health patients absconding from Townsville facilities ...
Townsville Bulletin
PUBLIC health facilities in North Queensland have ranked fourth worst in the state for the number of absconding mental health patients.

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Qld budget commits $135m to health IT upgrades - iTnews

Tue, 06/13/2017 - 08:19

iTnews

Qld budget commits $135m to health IT upgrades
iTnews
The Queensland government has set aside $135.4 million in its 2017-18 budget to ramp up the state's delivery of digital healthcare. The initiative covers investment in Queensland Health's core infrastructure in order to "support digital hospitals ...
Queensland government invests in health ITComputerworld Australia

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Alleged eat-and-run customer sent for mental health check after arrest at Perth restaurant - ABC Online

Tue, 06/13/2017 - 08:11

ABC Online

Alleged eat-and-run customer sent for mental health check after arrest at Perth restaurant
ABC Online
A man accused of stealing from Perth restaurants by failing to pay his bill has been remanded to a psychiatric facility for a mental health assessment. Brett Robert Barrey, 33, was arrested on Monday night at a restaurant in Northbridge after police ...

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Lasting health impact of domestic violence - NEWS.com.au

Tue, 06/13/2017 - 04:01

The Guardian

Lasting health impact of domestic violence
NEWS.com.au
Professor Deborah Loxton, from the Research Centre for Generational Health and Ageing and Hunter Medical Research Institute Public Health Program, says it's vital for clinicians and healthcare workers to understand and recognise the long-term impact of ...
Women abused by partners suffer lifelong health problems – studyThe Guardian

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Vic targets daily abuse of health workers - SBS

Tue, 06/13/2017 - 02:35

SBS

Vic targets daily abuse of health workers
SBS
She is backing an awareness campaign, launched on Tuesday, aimed at recognising and reducing aggression towards health care workers. It comes after a surgeon was left in a critical condition thanks to a one-punch attack outside a Melbourne hospital in ...

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Local health leaders captivate students - Liverpool City Champion

Tue, 06/13/2017 - 02:14

Liverpool City Champion

Local health leaders captivate students
Liverpool City Champion
There was also a poster competition won by the District's Multicultural Health Research Officer, Della Maneze, for her research on patients' motivation and confidence in managing diabetes. One of the more action packed events was the UNSW SimWars, ...

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'It's freaking hopeless': why the Health Star Rating System has to go - Good Food

Mon, 06/12/2017 - 19:39

Good Food

'It's freaking hopeless': why the Health Star Rating System has to go
Good Food
Last week the government announced it would be conducting a review of its Health Star Rating System on food products, which, as you know, is meant to be the official guide as to just how healthy a product is, by virtue of the number of stars it ...

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Gwyneth Paltrow's inaugural Goop 'health summit' was as Goop-y as you'd expect - The Sydney Morning Herald

Mon, 06/12/2017 - 18:04

The Sydney Morning Herald

Gwyneth Paltrow's inaugural Goop 'health summit' was as Goop-y as you'd expect
The Sydney Morning Herald
​Say what you will about Gwyneth Paltrow, the actress actually does many things well. No one can ever take away her Oscar win, and her cookbooks are, quite honestly, excellent if you can get past the inherently ridiculous tone-deafness of them.
All Your GOOP Health Summit Questions, AnsweredJezebel
In Goop Health With Gwyneth Paltrow, Miranda Kerr, Tracy Anderson, and MoreVogue.com
We Attended Gwyneth Paltrow's $500-a-Ticket Health Summit: These Are the Craziest Things We WitnessedPEOPLE.com
PEOPLE.com -PEOPLE.com -New York Post -Goop
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'It's freaking hopeless': why the Health Star Rating System has to go - The Sydney Morning Herald

Mon, 06/12/2017 - 11:56

The Sydney Morning Herald

'It's freaking hopeless': why the Health Star Rating System has to go
The Sydney Morning Herald
Last week the government announced it would be conducting a review of its Health Star Rating System on food products, which, as you know, is meant to be the official guide as to just how healthy a product is, by virtue of the number of stars it ...

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Sydney fireman nurses injured dog back to health after house blaze ... - 9news.com.au

Mon, 06/12/2017 - 09:49

9news.com.au

Sydney fireman nurses injured dog back to health after house blaze ...
9news.com.au
A beloved Pomeranian has returned home six months after being rescued from a fire that critically injured its owner.

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Don't weaken medical cannabis regulation, Health Products ... - Herald Sun

Mon, 06/12/2017 - 09:31

Herald Sun

Don't weaken medical cannabis regulation, Health Products ...
Herald Sun
A SENIOR drugs regulator has warned that a push to weaken medical cannabis regulation could lead to people attempting to bring a suitcase full of the illegal ...

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Health Minister asks PMH workers to phone him about their morale concerns - ABC Online

Mon, 06/12/2017 - 09:27

ABC Online

Health Minister asks PMH workers to phone him about their morale concerns
ABC Online
WA Health Minister Roger Cook has urged disgruntled Princess Margaret Hospital employees to "pick up the phone" and call him personally, after a damning review into staff morale was released. The review comes as the Government admitted the new Perth ...

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Queensland budget: Funding announced for new adolescent mental health facility - ABC Online

Mon, 06/12/2017 - 08:50

ABC Online

Queensland budget: Funding announced for new adolescent mental health facility
ABC Online
Nearly $70 million will be allocated in Tuesday's Queensland budget for youth mental health in the state. It will go towards the Barrett Centre's replacement, to be built at Prince Charles Hospital in Brisbane, and four other complementary services ...

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Collingwood foward Alex Fasolo returns from mental health break with a bang - The West Australian

Mon, 06/12/2017 - 07:01

The West Australian

Collingwood foward Alex Fasolo returns from mental health break with a bang
The West Australian
Making the decision to take some time away from playing to deal with his mental health, the Collingwood forward was subjected to unwanted attention thanks to a careless tweet from prominent journalist Mark Robinson.

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Using the 'ripple effect' to achieve health goals - WA Today - WAtoday

Mon, 06/12/2017 - 01:34

WAtoday

Using the 'ripple effect' to achieve health goals - WA Today
WAtoday
But one day, the 32-year-old decided it was time to get her life back on track. Her first step was to start exercising again, and she set her sights on the next Tough ...

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Research shows health insurance payments among biggest household bills - NEWS.com.au

Sun, 06/11/2017 - 20:01

NEWS.com.au

Research shows health insurance payments among biggest household bills
NEWS.com.au
Commissioned by comparethemarket.com.au, the survey canvassed 1000 Australians with health insurance, after 34 private health insurers increased their premiums on April 1, some by as high as 8 per cent. The hikes added pressure to some already ...

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'No epidemic' but mental health DSPs have risen by 50pc - The Australian

Sun, 06/11/2017 - 14:04

The Australian

'No epidemic' but mental health DSPs have risen by 50pc
The Australian
The number of working-age Australians receiving the Disability Support Pension for mental health issues increased by about 50 per cent over a 13-year period, ...
Australians on disability pensions rise despite fall in mental health ...The Sydney Morning Herald

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'No epidemic' but mental health DSPs have risen by 50pc - The Australian

Sun, 06/11/2017 - 14:04

The Australian

'No epidemic' but mental health DSPs have risen by 50pc
The Australian
The unexplained surge in DSP payments for people with mental health issues is likely to reignite the political debate over the rigour applied to welfare assessments. It may also inflame tensions between governments over the cost of support, including ...
Australians on disability pensions rise despite fall in mental health symptomsThe Sydney Morning Herald

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