Projects testing the cost-effectiveness of vaporised nicotine products to quit smoking and understanding the health factors influencing dementia are among those to receive NHMRC funding.
NSW Health’s Round Six of the Prevention Research Support Program will fund research on infectious diseases, drug and alcohol use and primary health care.
Measures to curb growing rates of opioid use are also making it difficult for people with long-term, chronic pain to get ongoing prescriptions.
A significant cryptocurrency donation to UNSW Sydney will support an open-source tool providing early warning of emerging pandemics.
Powerlifting is just as effective as bodyweight exercise for chronic low back pain, new study reveals.
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If hospitals know a person has an intellectual disability, they can tailor communication and care to improve their treatment and health outcomes.
New national standards aim to change doctors’ prescribing habits for hospital patients with pain when they’re discharged home.
Researchers will examine new treatments to improve outcomes for people with advanced kidney disease and those who have experienced an ischaemic stroke.
Advertising guideline violations include unverified claims of reputation and skill, new study reveals.