Health and Wellbeing
Painful departure for diabetes testing
Professor Paul Dastoor is developing a saliva glucose biosensor that will see a fundamental shift in diabetes management, removing typical barriers to health testing such as pain, cost or availability, and empowering people to monitor their own health.
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Improving Indigenous Healthcare
Australia’s first Indigenous surgeon, Associate Professor Dr Kelvin Kong is committed to empowering communities and removing barriers that prevent access to critical healthcare services.
The talking cure
Speech pathology students are playing an important role in the establishment of a new community-centred program to improve outcomes for children in regional NSW.
Australians are embracing ‘mindful drinking’ – and the alcohol industry is also getting sober curious
Alcohol-free wines, beers and spirits are increasingly sophisticated, driven by consumers taking more care in what they drink — and how they choose to drink.
A life purpose born from mother’s trauma
Every day in Ethiopia 27 to 33 women die due to birth-related complications. Teketo Tegegne has made it his life’s purpose to protect new mothers and future generations.
Move over Lucifer, there's a new Seitan in town
The vegan meat alternative with the devil in the detail.
Tempted by pills and potions to make you look younger?
Save your cash - a healthy diet is far more effective.
A game-changing collaboration aimed at reducing the risk of concussion in sport is set to transform the way footy is played.
The sperm discovery that’s set to both create and save lives
Aiding cancer research and helping to solve major issues with male fertility? It’s all in a day’s work for the humble sperm.
I’ve been diagnosed with iron deficiency, now what?
From the causes of iron deficiency to supplements and side effects, here's what you need to absorb.
Weight gain during pregnancy: how much is too much?
Experts weigh in on pregnancy weight gain, why it's so important and tips to maintain a healthy pregnancy weight.
Why men wake up with erections
The hard facts about the “nocturnal penile tumescence” a.k.a. the morning penile erection.