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Why kids should be playing outside these school holidays

With the school holidays upon us, the battles between kids and parents over technology are bound to arise. Doctors say […]

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Report reveals heart disease was Australia’s leading cause of death last year

New figures from the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) have revealed heart disease is the nation’s leading cause of death, […]

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AIHW report reveals falls are the main cause of hospitalisations for older people

The natural ageing process often increases the risk of fall-related injuries in older adults. Therefore, it is not surprising that […]

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Spring Time Allergies

While spring is a beautiful time of year, for many Australians, the new season welcomes some unwanted allergies as a […]

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Is vaping as bad as smoking?

E-cigarettes are marketed as ‘safe alternatives’ to cigarettes, but are they actually a better alternative to tobacco products? What is […]

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Adverse health effects of smoke exposure during the fire season

This year Queensland faced the most severe and challenging fire conditions before the official fire season even began.  The goal […]

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Hay Fever in Australia

Spring is a beautiful time of year as the weather starts to warm up and trees and flowers begin to […]

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How to protect yourself as gastro sweeps southeast Queensland

Last week saw dozens of outbreaks of highly contagious gastroenteritis throughout Queensland’s southeast. Earlier this month, 19 childcare centres and […]

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Relief from Urinary Tract Infections is getting closer

Urinary Tract Infections (UTIs) affect more than 250,000 Australians every year. Two Queensland researchers, Mark Schembri and Scott Beatson have […]

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