Body fatness and alcohol consumption are the leading preventable causes of breast cancer in Australian women, a new study in 200,000 women has found.
UNSW research into mental health, infectious disease, birth defects and respiratory health has been recognised at the 2018 NHMRC Research Excellence Awards.
A road safety survey highlights how to reduce risk for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people in remote and rural communities.
People on the autism spectrum have elevated mortality across the lifespan – their overall comparative mortality rate is about twice that of the general population, a new study reveals.
Robotic surgery for prostate cancer – an increasingly popular treatment option – is not proven as more effective, yet many patients believe that it is, a new UNSW and Ingham Institute study shows.
Aboriginal children are almost twice as likely as non-Aboriginal children to suffer unintentional injury – and the situation hasn't improved for more than 15 years, a new study shows.
On World Cancer Day, UNSW Sydney researchers share how they are working towards better cancer outcomes for everyone – and how they’re addressing challenges in cancer research and care.
The funding supercharges the Australian Parkinson's Mission, an international collaboration working to defeat Parkinson's disease.
When Dean Towers was de-listed by the Sydney Swans, he wasn’t sure where his career was headed. An opportunity at UNSW has put him on the right path.
UNSW Sydney’s Bachelor of Medical Studies/Doctor of Medicine course is the most popular first-preference choice in the state for school leavers.