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Invention can help prevent deaths caused by blood clots

New portable technology that visualises clots forming in flowing blood in a 3D holographic livestream promises to dramatically improve screening and treatment of stroke,...

$1million Aged Care worker training scheme to roll out

The Victorian Government is set to boost training for aged care workers, with a major investment that they say will improve care...

Asthma may heighten flu risk

A subtype of asthma in adults may cause higher susceptibility to influenza and could result in dangerous flu mutations, a Queensland study...

Add your voice to dementia research

An international University of Melbourne-led trial using music and reading tohelp connect caregivers and their loved ones living with dementia is...

Outrunning dementia with physical activity

Regular exercise can improve brain function and may protect against dementia in middle-aged and older adults, with women benefitting almost twice as...

Healthy Sunshine Coast kicks off for 2021

Local residents looking to reboot their fitness goals and make a positive difference to their health and wellbeing have come out in...

Oxford trial to combine COVID vaccines

Volunteers are being sought for a world-first trial to establish the efficacy of giving people a first dose of one vaccine and...

New dementia breakthrough

University of Queensland researchers have discovered a new ‘seeding’ process in brain cells that could be a cause of dementia and Alzheimer's...

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New Canberra ICU on track for end of year completion

Construction of the $13.5 million expansion of the Canberra Hospital’s Intensive Care Unit is underway and on track to be completed by...

$190,000 cash seized, man, 65, and woman, 59, arrested in SA drug raids

A 65-year-old man and 59-year-old woman have been arrested during a series of police drug raids in the north western suburbs.

Police appeal for tram assault pair

Transit Crime Investigation Unit detectives are appealing for public assistance following an assault on a tram that left a 58-year-old man with...

Couple in their 70s airlifted from Mansfield crash

A man has handed himself into police following a crash in Mansfield yesterday that saw a couple in their 70s airlifted to...

Police appeal for missing siblings

Police are appealing for public assistance to locate two children missing from the South Coast.  Police say siblings, Karly,...

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