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Leading experts on hypertension have issued a call to action to improve uncontrolled blood pressure in Australia.

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Eight UNSW Sydney researchers have received $1.8 million in competitive research funding from the Heart Foundation.

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A major new piece of research reports on the results of one of the largest dietary intervention studies ever conducted.

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There’s no secret potion when it comes to recovering from COVID-19. Conjoint Professor at UNSW Medicine and respiratory disease expert Christine Jenkins shares her top five tips to give you the best chance to recover. P.S. It’s not kale juice.

 

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Two UNSW Sydney academics discuss how coronavirus – primarily a respiratory virus – affects smokers.

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The former Executive Director of The George Institute for Global Health, Professor Vlado Perkovic, starts as UNSW’s new Dean of Medicine today.

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Leading UNSW Sydney medical researchers are finalists at the 2019 Australian Museum Eureka Prizes, Australia's most high-profile science awards.

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Diabetes raises risk of cancer, with women at even greater likelihood, a major new study from The George Institute for Global Health has found.

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Research to improve the lives of drug users and investigate high rates of falls in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are the biggest UNSW winners in the final round of 2017 NHMRC funding.

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UNSW Medicine provided an outward demonstration of one aspect of the faculty's response to the 2025 Strategy.

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