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Can exercising your brain keep Alzheimer's away?

21 November 2014
Exercising your brain could be as important as other lifestyle changes in delaying the onset of Alzheimer's according to scientists, with Alzheimer's Australia urging Australians to take action now....
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Men @ Work

21 November 2014
Men @ Work Dr Sam Harvey wants us all – but men in particular – to rethink attitudes towards mental health in the workplace. Linda McSweeny reports. “It's a big problem for individuals,...
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UNSW helps GPs to tackle waiting room emergencies

19 November 2014
GENERAL practitioners will have more confidence in emergency situations thanks to training sessions. Twenty GPs are taking part in training at the University of NSW Rural Clinical School Port...
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New UNSW med grad dreams of settling in country

18 November 2014
Newly graduated doctor and former UNSW Wagga student, Dr Matt Binks, takes some time out to reveal why Wagga Wagga has captured his heart, and why he could easily see himself settling in the country...
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Bright future for biomedical research and teaching

13 November 2014
The $140 million redevelopment pf the Wallace Wurth Building has today been officially opened by the Federal Minister for Health, Peter Dutton. The transformed and expanded building, home to UNSW...
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Six reasons Australia should pilot ‘pill testing’ party drugs

12 November 2014
OPINION: The death of 19-year-old Georgina Bartter at a music festival on the weekend from a suspected ecstasy overdose could possibly have been avoided with a simple harm-minimisation intervention....
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Port’s work-life balance perfect for former UNSW med student

12 November 2014
Growing up in in the Hunter Valley, Dr Demi Gray has always loved the country. She has just completed her medical degree at the UNSW Rural Clinical School’s Port Macquarie campus, and is staying on...
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UNSW stands out in Tall Poppies field

11 November 2014
Stand-out researchers at UNSW have won five of this year’s 10 Tall Poppy Science Awards recognising excellence in science – the largest number of winners from one university. The awards, run by the...
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Intervention led by PhD medical student improves Indigenous health

11 November 2014
Research by UNSW PhD graduate Dr Simon Graham has led to ongoing health improvements in four NSW Aboriginal communities through better testing and treatment for sexually transmitted infections. Based...
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RCS academic a state finalist for 2015 Australian of the Year Awards

11 November 2014
Making headlines as Australia’s first Indigenous surgeon, Dr Kelvin Kong is an Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgeon, ear, nose and throat specialist who is working with Aboriginal communities to...

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