Health

People arriving at an airport

People who contract COVID, and their contacts, have successfully self-isolated at home since the pandemic began.

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A new study shows the impact of systemic neglect in health care on people with intellectual disability.

Young depressed person

A new report reveals how COVID-19 affected young Australians during the pandemic restrictions last year. 

Covid 19 and dementia

Dr Katya Numbers from the Centre for Healthy Brain Ageing (CHeBA) discusses how the COVID-19 pandemic has posed unique risks to people with Alzheimer's disease and dementia.

Helen Milroy

Chronic underinvestment in child mental health highlighted as nominations open for the 2021 Australian Mental Health Prize.

Man holding red aids ribbon, HIV/AIDS

We don’t know enough about biological processes in people who are ageing with HIV - a new study sheds light on the matter.

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A study involving Victor Chang and UNSW Sydney researchers has been given a significant funding boost to investigate genetic causes of atrial fibrillation.

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What goes on in the life of an immunologist during a pandemic? Associate Professor Stuart Turville from UNSW Sydney and the Kirby Institute's Immunovirology and Pathogenesis Program takes us through a day in the life of an immunologist. Images: Richard Freeman

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From the things you choose to focus on, to the support you seek from others, to the way you look after your physical health — these coping strategies could help you through Melbourne's latest lockdown.

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