Health

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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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New reports released today show that increases in government funding for prevention strategies are achieving significant reductions in the risk of HIV transmission.

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Researchers from the Kirby Institute say its time to remove restrictions that prevent recent drug users from accessing successful hepatitis C treatment.

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With so many different types out there, it's hard to know what sleep medications are safe to use. Here's a guide.

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The Victor Chang Cardiac Research Institute and UNSW have launched a multimillion-dollar cryo-electron microscopy (cryo-EM) machine that will give researchers unprecedented insights into cardiovascular disease.

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Associate Professor Nadine Kasparian will work at Harvard Medical School and Boston Children's Hospital to inform her work on mental health care for children with critical or chronic illness. 

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