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Australian women urged to take part in annual health survey for medical research - NEWS.com.au

Mon, 04/09/2018 - 14:04

NEWS.com.au

Australian women urged to take part in annual health survey for medical research
NEWS.com.au
Australian women urged to take part in annual health survey for medical research. AUSTRALIAN women are being urged to divulge their health concerns, fears and needs in one of the country's biggest health surveys. Lucie van den Berg. Herald SunApril 10 ...

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Australian women urged to take part in annual health survey for medical research - NEWS.com.au

Mon, 04/09/2018 - 14:04

NEWS.com.au

Australian women urged to take part in annual health survey for medical research
NEWS.com.au
Australian women urged to take part in annual health survey for medical research. AUSTRALIAN women are being urged to divulge their health concerns, fears and needs in one of the country's biggest health surveys. Lucie van den Berg. Herald SunApril 10 ...

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NSW Health confirms pomegranate hepatitis - SBS

Mon, 04/09/2018 - 11:42

SBS

NSW Health confirms pomegranate hepatitis
SBS
NSW's health authority has confirmed six cases of hepatitis A linked to frozen pomegranate and three further cases are being investigated. Updated Updated 12 hours ago. Frozen pomegranate has officially been linked to six cases of hepatitis A ...
NSW health confirms pomegranate hepatitis - 7NewsYahoo7 News

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NSW Health confirms pomegranate hepatitis - SBS

Mon, 04/09/2018 - 11:42

SBS

NSW Health confirms pomegranate hepatitis
SBS
NSW's health authority has confirmed six cases of hepatitis A linked to frozen pomegranate and three further cases are being investigated. Updated Updated 6 hours ago. Frozen pomegranate has officially been linked to six cases of hepatitis A ...

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Sydney health authorities on high alert after sixth measles case confirmed - 9news.com.au

Mon, 04/09/2018 - 08:22

9news.com.au

Sydney health authorities on high alert after sixth measles case confirmed
9news.com.au
However, adults between the ages of 20 and 40 may have missed out on the full vaccination program, which was changed in 1998, according to Acting Public Health Director South Eastern Sydney Local Health District's Dr Catherine Bateman-Steele. Anyone ...

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Climate change impacting health: experts - SBS

Mon, 04/09/2018 - 06:52

Climate change impacting health: experts
SBS
Australians are particularly vulnerable to the growing health impacts of climate change, experts warn. Extreme heat caused by global warming is to have the most dangerous impact on health and urgent action is needed to mitigate the levels of carbon ...

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Climate change impacting health: experts - SBS

Mon, 04/09/2018 - 06:52

Climate change impacting health: experts
SBS
Australians are particularly vulnerable to the growing health impacts of climate change, experts warn. Extreme heat caused by global warming is to have the most dangerous impact on health and urgent action is needed to mitigate the levels of carbon ...

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William Tam: Bupa's gap payment changes ring alarm bells over private health insurance - The Advertiser

Mon, 04/09/2018 - 03:22

The Advertiser

William Tam: Bupa's gap payment changes ring alarm bells over private health insurance
The Advertiser
A strong private health sector is one of the virtues of our health system. It means that the load does not just all fall on our public hospitals, which are already under significant stress. Unfortunately, that is not always how it works, and the AMA ...

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Australian bakers are using hemp to make 'healthy' breads - SBS

Mon, 04/09/2018 - 00:09

SBS

Australian bakers are using hemp to make 'healthy' breads
SBS
Although there is a limited body of evidence proving all of the health claims made by hemp seed lovers, Australian dietitians are generally in favour of the new food product. Media spokesperson for the Dietitians Association of Australia, Themis ...

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Bachelor in Paradise star Blake Colman: 'I thought about suicide' - NEWS.com.au

Sun, 04/08/2018 - 22:50

NEWS.com.au

Bachelor in Paradise star Blake Colman: 'I thought about suicide'
NEWS.com.au
Since then, Blake has signed on as an ambassador for Happiness Co's Man Enough campaign, an initiative aiming to address mental health issues, in a bid to help other people. “The rate of suicide amongst Australian men is at an all-time high ... They ...

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Bendigo Magistrates' Court among 13 courts statewide to benefit from Mental Health Advice and Response Service - Bendigo Advertiser

Sun, 04/08/2018 - 19:01

Bendigo Advertiser

Bendigo Magistrates' Court among 13 courts statewide to benefit from Mental Health Advice and Response Service
Bendigo Advertiser
AID: Bendigo Health is among six service providers that will provide mental health support services to Magistrates' Courts. THE Magistrates' Court in Bendigo will be among 13 statewide to receive a boost in mental health support services. Victorian ...

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Australia missing psychedelic drug 'renaissance' for mental health - The Sydney Morning Herald

Sun, 04/08/2018 - 19:00

The Sydney Morning Herald

Australia missing psychedelic drug 'renaissance' for mental health
The Sydney Morning Herald
Australia is missing out on a global "renaissance" of research into use of psychedelic drugs to treat mental health problems, two psychologists say. International research projects investigating the use of psychedelics, such LSD and psilocybin, the ...

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Australia missing psychedelic drug 'renaissance' for mental health - The Sydney Morning Herald

Sun, 04/08/2018 - 19:00

The Sydney Morning Herald

Australia missing psychedelic drug 'renaissance' for mental health
The Sydney Morning Herald
Australia is missing out on a global "renaissance" of research into use of psychedelic drugs to treat mental health problems, two psychologists say. International research projects investigating the use of psychedelics, such LSD and psilocybin, the ...

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Flu vaccine 2018: Do you need it and when should you get it? - ABC Online

Sun, 04/08/2018 - 18:53

Ballarat Courier

Flu vaccine 2018: Do you need it and when should you get it?
ABC Online
It's nearly time to roll up your sleeve, brace yourself for a small prick, and hope the nurse or doctor offers you a lollypop for your troubles. The annual flu vaccine will soon roll out across general practices, pharmacies, community health clinics ...
Million dollar flu shot for Ballarat Health Services this winterBallarat Courier

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How to be a giving person without burning out - Health - ABC News - ABC Online

Sun, 04/08/2018 - 18:50

ABC Online

How to be a giving person without burning out - Health - ABC News
ABC Online
When it comes to giving of your time and energy, recent research suggests giving selflessly — at the expense of your own goals and motivation — does not always result in better outcomes for those you are helping.

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Mood food: for better mental health, take a look at the menu - The Australian

Sun, 04/08/2018 - 14:07

The Australian

Mood food: for better mental health, take a look at the menu
The Australian
But a growing body of research over the past decade shows that a healthy diet — high in fruits, vegetables, whole grains, fish and unprocessed lean red meat — can prevent depression. And an unhealthy diet — high in processed and refined foods ...

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Hack Investigates: It is worth getting private health insurance? - ABC Online

Sun, 04/08/2018 - 07:52

ABC Online

Hack Investigates: It is worth getting private health insurance?
ABC Online
If you're anything like the current Hack team, you've probably thought about whether you really need private health insurance. Reporter Stephen Stockwell broke his finger earlier this year playing AFL, Tom Tilley is recovering from a horrible ...

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German van attacker had mental health issues - SBS

Sun, 04/08/2018 - 04:45

SBS

German van attacker had mental health issues
SBS
Sorry, it appears as though your operating system and/or web browser does not support modern standards. Please consider updating your web browser. German authorities investigating a deadly van ramming attack focused Sunday on mental health problems of ...
I never took my mental health for granted – now I'm reaping the ...The Guardian
Creditors should give people being treated for serious mental health issues more time, MPs sayThe Independent
Officials laud Iowa's mental health care changesThe Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines
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The Tasmanian homeless healthcare clinic providing a service to fit its clients - ABC Online

Sun, 04/08/2018 - 03:08

ABC Online

The Tasmanian homeless healthcare clinic providing a service to fit its clients
ABC Online
If it wasn't for a chance encounter with a homeless healthcare service, Ian Bailey might be dead. The Hobart man was living in men's homeless shelter Bethlehem House when he discovered the pop-up medical service two years ago. "I had been ill for a ...

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Peter Overton opens up about 'the most challenging thing' he's ever faced - NEWS.com.au

Sun, 04/08/2018 - 00:32

NEWS.com.au

Peter Overton opens up about 'the most challenging thing' he's ever faced
NEWS.com.au
March 9th 2018; a month ago; /display/newscorpaustralia.com/Web/NewsNetwork/Network News/National/. Peter Overton opens up about his recent health scare. (Supplied by Network Nine for use by Stellar)Source:Channel 9. NINE newsreader Peter Overton has ...

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