UNSW Medicine

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Weight training should be a recommended alternative treatment approach for peripheral artery disease, a form of cardiovascular disease that affects about 1 in 6 Australians.

Vaccine injection

Four in five parents support the Australian Government’s controversial ‘No Jab, No Pay’ vaccination policy, but the policy may be disproportionately impacting low-income families.

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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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UNSW’s Nura Gili Winter School gives Indigenous students from diverse backgrounds a stepping stone into tertiary education.

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A 3D printer that can print replicas of different types of cancers and surrounding cells has won one of Australia's major design awards.

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New research shows that the great health crisis of the 21st century is especially a risk to the heart health of women.

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Scientia Fellow Angelica Merlot is determined to outmanoeuvre some of the deadliest cancers.

Mental health inequities

A taskforce of 30+ international experts - including UNSW Medicine researcher Dr Simon Rosenbaum - have released a report on the health inequities experienced by people with mental illness.

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UNSW medical data researcher Dr Kalinda Griffiths has won a major award from the Lowitja Institute for her research into health inequalities across Australia.

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A culturally specific screening tool for depression has been successfully tested among Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians. This is why it's so important we start rolling it out.

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