The COVID-19 pandemic dominated headlines on the UNSW Newsroom this year, but readers also wanted to know more about research in other health areas.
A new report by UNSW medical researchers sheds light on the latest IVF numbers, success rates and trends.
Hydrochlorothiazide use increases older people’s risk of developing skin cancer, a study by UNSW Sydney scientists has shown – but the researchers warn against suddenly stopping the medicine.
UNSW researchers are developing an app to reduce re-admission of stroke patients to hospital and an online shopping tool to reduce blood pressure.
For the first time, a study – led by UNSW Medicine – has estimated a woman’s chances of having a second IVF baby.
Public health interventions can do more than just flatten the COVID-19 curve, UNSW epidemiological modelling shows.
Medical researchers at UNSW have revealed how painkiller sales have developed since codeine was rescheduled in 2018.
Studies analysing the safety of using quit smoking medication during pregnancy have been few and far between – now, new UNSW big data research sheds light on the matter.
A new UNSW study has found that national initiatives were unsuccessful in reducing prolonged use of anti-acid medicines, and more targeted interventions are needed.
Alprazolam – known as Xanax – is still being overprescribed and misused, a big data study has found.