Health

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UNSW's David Goldstein has been awarded for his continued dedication to improving global health through an oncology project in central Vietnam.

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Tax increases that will see a packet of cigarettes costing A$40 may discourage smoking, but could end up having unintended consequences for poorer smokers, write Katie Hirono and Katherine Smith.

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UNSW Head of Psychiatry Philip Mitchell has been involved in developing a smartphone application that will monitor technology use for the first signs of a manic episode.

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How is it the flu has managed to stay around for so long, and why haven't we beaten it yet?

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Researchers at the UNSW-led Integrated Systems for Epidemic Response warn of the increased risk of a human flu pandemic.

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A two-step approach has had promising results in the treatment of pancreatic cancer, which has a dismal five-year survival rate of just 7%.

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The father of social business and microcredit, Professor Muhammad Yunus, has given an empowering talk at UNSW, challenging his audience to harness the energy and the imagination of youth.

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It’s a conversation preoccupying cancer researchers: how do we turn around the declining participation in quality of life studies?

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Simple hygiene measures can prevent congenital deafness and intellectual disability due to cytomegalovirus, writes Wendy van Zuijlen.

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UNSW researchers have observed the effect of a high-fat diet on microbiota in the oesophagus, adding to the discussion about the influence of bacterial species in the progression of oesophageal cancer.

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