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Bright times ahead for UNSW's Albury campus

30 March 2015
IT’S a simple philosophy Neil Bright subscribes to, but one he has held fast to for a long time. And, as the Albury surgeon steps into a new role as head at the University of NSW’s rural medical...
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No need to delay rotator cuff surgery, study finds

27 March 2015
A UNSW study has found that waiting months for a stiff shoulder to settle down before surgery may not be beneficial or necessary, offering thousands of Australians with painful rotator cuff injuries...
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Can a tweet or a status update indicate suicide risk?

27 March 2015
Nearly 60% of Australians with symptoms of mental illness fail to seek formal treatment. UNSW researchers at the Black Dog Institute are hoping to reduce that burden by delivering mental health...
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Online dating not just about ‘hooking up’ for Aussie gay and bisexual men

26 March 2015
Despite the rise in dating apps being associated with one time sexual encounters or ‘hooking up’, recent research from the Kirby Institute at UNSW Australia has found that more gay and bisexual men...
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UNSW tops the state in medical research grants

25 March 2015
UNSW has performed strongly in the latest round of funding from the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC), winning 12 grants worth more than $17.7 million. The result puts UNSW at the...
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Business in fight against dementia

25 March 2015
Genworth Mortgage Insurance chairman Richard Grellman has first-hand experience of the high levels of care and support needed for people affected with dementia. His wife Suellen was diagnosed four...
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Big business backs big data research to defeat dementia

24 March 2015
A UNSW research initiative that will harness 'big data' to defeat dementia has received backing from the big end of town, raising hopes for more understanding of the disease. The Dementia Momentum...
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Increasing momentum in big data research for dementia prevention

23 March 2015
One of the biggest global public health challenges in human history is that of dementia.  The idea that we can defeat dementia is gripping the entire world, and the answer may be in big data research...
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Nobel laureate urges young Australians to use creativity to solve world’s pressing social problems

20 March 2015
Nobel Peace Laureate Professor Muhammad Yunus has launched the UNSW Yunus Social Business Health Hub (YSBHH) in a video address today and urged young Australians to use their creativity to solve the...
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Quit sugar, go paleo, embrace ‘clean food’: the power of celebrity nutrition

18 March 2015
OPINION: Celebrities of nutrition evoke feelings of awe, envy and adulation in many of us. While the Gwyneth Paltrows of the group first achieve celebrity status in other fields, others first make a...

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