High-fibre diet, low level inflammation: sidestepping the effects of radiation

Loved or hated, the humble oat could be the new superfood for cancer patients as international research shows…

A healthy lifestyle can help you live longer, even with several chronic illnesses

Healthier lifestyles may increase lifespan even in people with multiple chronic conditionsA very healthy lifestyle is…

Cutting through the haze when it comes to medicinal cannabis

The highs and lows of medicinal cannabisA new article for prescribers about medicinal cannabis just published…

It ain’t great to stay up late: the perils of a late bedtime for kids and parents

Objectively measuring multiple sleep characteristics in Australian children and their parents, the world first study identified…

Link between sleep apnea and Alzheimer’s disease

New research has confirmed long-suspected links between sleep apnea and Alzheimer’s disease, finding identical signs of…

Dealing with Irritable bowel syndrome

About 20 per cent of the population may experience symptoms of irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) at some…

Welcome news for pregnant women with type 2 diabetes

Researchers from Western Sydney University participated in the ‘Metformin in women with Type 2 diabetes in…

The cardioprotective qualities of Australian extra virgin olive oil

New research shows consuming extra virgin olive oil every day can significantly reduce blood pressure, which…

Long-term health impacts of bushfires still unknown

The underlying biological mechanisms for how bushfire smoke causes and exacerbates health issues are poorly understood,…

Turmeric may help ease the pain of a dodgy knee

A turmeric extract may help to combat pain in people with knee osteoarthritis, according to an Australian…

Research suggests we are what we eat, not what we weigh

Does a healthy diet counter the ill-effects of obesity?A healthy quality Mediterranean-like diet partially modifies the…

Australia’s plain tobacco packaging didn’t reduce number of smokers, and led them to smoke more

Plain packaging for tobacco in Australia may not have had the desired effects of encouraging smokers…

Dentist’s message in a bottle: Think before you Drink

Alcohol harms your mouth as much as the rest of your bodyHaving a couple of glasses…

Dealing with fussy eating in children

If meals with your children are ruled by what they refuse to eat, consider a UNSW…

AUS researchers seeking 3,500+ volunteers for world’s largest eating disorders genetics investigation

Study to pinpoint genes influencing risk of developing eating disordersResearchers are seeking New South Wales volunteers…

RACGP welcomes possible telehealth extension

The Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (RACGP) has welcomed news the Federal Government will move…

The easy way to spring clean your life

Sunshine is not the only welcome change that signals the start of spring. Leaves return to…

Telestroke service reaches Northern NSW patients

Stroke patients in the Northern Rivers will now have access to an innovative new telehealth service…

Can white noise and dopamine help you learn new words?

University of Queensland researchers are investigating whether white noise and dopamine can improve brain function and…

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