Health

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Leading pancreatic cancer expert and health policy advocate Associate Professor Phoebe Phillips has received a 2019 Eisenhower Fellowship.

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Dr Caroline Ford was celebrated at the Women’s Agenda Leadership Awards as a leader promoting opportunity for women of diverse backgrounds.

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A recent study found that half of patients who had therapy to help them cope with painful memories had a relapse four years later. So, is there a way to erase unwanted memories for good?

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There's a good reason to seek out a hug. Research shows having a hug can help you deal better with arguments. 

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UNSW medical researchers are developing a tool to support families who are deciding whether to enrol in a childhood cancer clinical trial.

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People with intellectual disability experience higher rates of mental ill health than the rest of the population, so NDIS can be doubly relevant.

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Six finalists who represent every state of Australia are in the running for the 2018 Australian Mental Health Prize. 

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Young cancer survivors are at greater risk of poor mental health, a new UNSW study shows. The research could help inform future interventions for survivors.

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New study calls for better safety measures to reduce the number of serious back injuries suffered by employees in two major industries

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A UNSW study shows that a large proportion of bowel cancers in Australia are preventable by adopting a healthy lifestyle – particularly for men.

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