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Why I support My Health Record after my husband's terminal illness - The Sydney Morning Herald

Sat, 07/28/2018 - 14:05

The Sydney Morning Herald

Why I support My Health Record after my husband's terminal illness
The Sydney Morning Herald
When I lived in northern California, not far from Silicon Valley, my husband enrolled in a masters program in digital technology and in early 2005 developed a program similar to the Australian government's My Health Record. Because of his experience ...
My Health Record money trail: Questions raised over health lobby groups 'on payroll'Daily Telegraph

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Why I support My Health Record after my husband's terminal illness - The Sydney Morning Herald

Sat, 07/28/2018 - 14:05

The Sydney Morning Herald

Why I support My Health Record after my husband's terminal illness
The Sydney Morning Herald
I assume people who oppose My Health Record have never walked with a loved one on the difficult path of a terminal illness.
HealthDaily Telegraph

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CHECK THE MENTAL HEALTH OF THE PEOPLE WHO ORDERED THIS PAYOUT INSTEAD - Herald Sun (blog)

Sat, 07/28/2018 - 02:14

CHECK THE MENTAL HEALTH OF THE PEOPLE WHO ORDERED THIS PAYOUT INSTEAD
Herald Sun (blog)
A child protection worker who believed the world was about to be hit by a meteor and the Large Hadron Collider was shutting down the earth's atmosphere has received a $20,000 payout under anti-discrimination laws because she was forced to go on sick ...

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The new at-home test that can unlock secrets to your health - 9news.com.au

Fri, 07/27/2018 - 21:36

9news.com.au

The new at-home test that can unlock secrets to your health
9news.com.au
Bacteria has a pretty bad rap, but it turns out 97 percent of the microbes are actually harmless and our obsession with sanitising everything could be causing us more harm than good. Recent research suggests a diverse population of gut bacteria is ...

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The new at-home test that can unlock secrets to your health - 9news.com.au

Fri, 07/27/2018 - 21:36

9news.com.au

The new at-home test that can unlock secrets to your health
9news.com.au
Bacteria has a pretty bad rap, but it turns out 97 percent of the microbes are actually harmless and our obsession with sanitising everything could be causing us more harm than good. Recent research suggests a diverse population of gut bacteria is ...

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Parramatta Eels bring in health experts to deal with potential staph ... - NRL.COM

Fri, 07/27/2018 - 19:50

NRL.COM

Parramatta Eels bring in health experts to deal with potential staph ...
NRL.COM
The Parramatta Eels have been forced to try and contain a boil outbreak at the club in fear of a staph infection spreading throughout the playing roster. NRL.com ...

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How databases like My Health Record could help us understand how disease is inherited - ABC News

Fri, 07/27/2018 - 19:13

ABC News

How databases like My Health Record could help us understand how disease is inherited
ABC News
"It allows us to investigate many different traits — basically anything that's captured when you encounter the healthcare system. Then we can aggregate those together across all of those families and learn something about how disease in general is ...

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How databases like My Health Record could help us understand ... - ABC News

Fri, 07/27/2018 - 19:13

ABC News

How databases like My Health Record could help us understand ...
ABC News
Scientists in the United States have made vast family trees by examining patients' emergency contact details. Here in Australia, experts hope My Health Record ...

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How databases like My Health Record could help us understand how disease is inherited - ABC News

Fri, 07/27/2018 - 19:13

ABC News

How databases like My Health Record could help us understand how disease is inherited
ABC News
"It allows us to investigate many different traits — basically anything that's captured when you encounter the healthcare system. Then we can aggregate those together across all of those families and learn something about how disease in general is ...

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The positives and perils of My Health Record - The Saturday Paper

Fri, 07/27/2018 - 14:21

The Saturday Paper

The positives and perils of My Health Record
The Saturday Paper
Last week, Singapore's ministry of health admitted information from 1.5 million citizens had been copied in “a deliberate, targeted, and well-planned cyber attack” by hackers who were specifically going after the personal data of the country's prime ...

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The positives and perils of My Health Record - The Saturday Paper

Fri, 07/27/2018 - 14:21

The Saturday Paper

The positives and perils of My Health Record
The Saturday Paper
Last week, Singapore's ministry of health admitted information from 1.5 million citizens had been copied in “a deliberate, targeted, and well-planned cyber attack” by hackers who were specifically going after the personal data of the country's prime ...

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Freezing out the folks: default My Health Record settings don't protect teens' privacy - The Conversation AU

Fri, 07/27/2018 - 05:28

The Conversation AU

Freezing out the folks: default My Health Record settings don't protect teens' privacy
The Conversation AU
As the opt-out period for the My Health Record continues, so too does the debate surrounding issues of confidentiality. While possible data breaches have generated widespread concern, for one group – teenagers – it may not just be hackers they want to ...
Independent advice about police access to My Health Records has now been heavily editedBusiness Insider Australia
My Health Records laws need to be scrapped and rewritten, warn expertsThe Sydney Morning Herald
GPs and social service providers demand My Health Record protectionsThe Guardian
The Australian -The Advertiser
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Young's Gale Hynes recognised for efforts in mental health research - The Young Witness

Fri, 07/27/2018 - 04:50

The Young Witness

Young's Gale Hynes recognised for efforts in mental health research
The Young Witness
Described as “a champion of people living with severe and enduring mental illness”, District Clinical Leader Mental Health Physical Healthcare and Clozapine Coordination, Young's Gale Hynes has swept the Murrumbidgee Local Health District (MLHD) ...

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Old Vic pedophile's health deteriorating - NEWS.com.au

Fri, 07/27/2018 - 03:40

Old Vic pedophile's health deteriorating
NEWS.com.au
Now awaiting another sentencing, Kovac faced the County Court on Friday so the judge could get a better idea of his health. Kovac was wheeled into the dock in a wheelchair, saying "I can't walk" to a guard before coughing and spluttering throughout the ...

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Old Vic pedophile's health deteriorating - NEWS.com.au

Fri, 07/27/2018 - 03:40

Old Vic pedophile's health deteriorating
NEWS.com.au
Now awaiting another sentencing, Kovac faced the County Court on Friday so the judge could get a better idea of his health. Kovac was wheeled into the dock in a wheelchair, saying "I can't walk" to a guard before coughing and spluttering throughout the ...

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Old Vic pedophile's health deteriorating - NEWS.com.au

Fri, 07/27/2018 - 03:40

Old Vic pedophile's health deteriorating
NEWS.com.au
Now awaiting another sentencing, Kovac faced the County Court on Friday so the judge could get a better idea of his health. Kovac was wheeled into the dock in a wheelchair, saying "I can't walk" to a guard before coughing and spluttering throughout the ...

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Fears health premium cap may threaten insurers viability - The Australian

Fri, 07/27/2018 - 03:09

The Australian

Fears health premium cap may threaten insurers viability
The Australian
The Australian this week revealed a departmental analysis for Health Minister Greg Hunt concluded that enforcing a two per cent, two-year cap, and the flow-on effects, were likely to require a public interest test and explanation to parliament. “If a ...

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Independent advice about police access to My Health Records has now been heavily edited - Business Insider Australia

Fri, 07/27/2018 - 01:53

Business Insider Australia

Independent advice about police access to My Health Records has now been heavily edited
Business Insider Australia
Dianne Heriot, the Parliamentary Librarian, took down the report about law enforcement access to My Health records after a complaint yesterday from the Federal Health Department about “potential inaccuracies and omissions”. Australians have until ...
My Health Records laws need to be scrapped and rewritten, warn expertsThe Sydney Morning Herald
Freezing out the folks: default My Health Record settings don't protect teens' privacyThe Conversation AU
GPs and social service providers demand My Health Record protectionsThe Guardian
The Australian -The Advertiser
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I am thinking about opting out of My Health admits Kristina Keneally - The Australian

Fri, 07/27/2018 - 01:47

The Australian

I am thinking about opting out of My Health admits Kristina Keneally
The Australian
Labor senator Kristina Keneally says she is thinking about opting out of the My Health Record scheme, despite being NSW premier when COAG resolved to ...
GPs and social service providers demand My Health Record ...The Guardian
Greens push for health record privacyNEWS.com.au

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How craft is good for our health - The Conversation AU

Thu, 07/26/2018 - 19:57

The Conversation AU

How craft is good for our health
The Conversation AU
For over a century, arts and craft-based activity have been a core part of occupational therapy that emerged as a distinct health field around the end of the first world war in response to the needs of returned soldiers. This includes many suffering ...

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