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Teams race for charity glory

21 April 2015
In scenes reminiscent of Ancient Rome, Wagga Wagga's Baylis Street was transformed into an arena that staged what is to be the final Chariots for Charity race for a while. Seven teams battled it out...
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Using art to cure old age ills

20 April 2015
A trip to the GP could see you walk out with any number of things; a bill of clean health, a specialist appointment or a prescription. But a referral to go and discover your inner Picasso? A UNSW...
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The Fault In Our Stars

17 April 2015
Introduced by Caroline Jones This week's program takes us into the world of a family called the Newlings. On the face of it, their lives seemed perfect. Phil Newling recalls looking at his three...
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Mental health services need more money, not a reshuffle

17 April 2015
A leaked review of Australia’s mental health services reportedly recommends re-directing a billion dollars of funding from acute hospital mental health services to community services. The proposal...
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UNSW MOOC: Delving into your own DNA – are the benefits worth the risks?

15 April 2015
With the increasing availability of personal genetic testing, glimpsing your future risk of disease based on your own genetic makeup is now more tempting that ever. But it also raises many questions...
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Want to boost vaccination? Don’t punish parents, build their trust

15 April 2015
OPINION: Vaccination is one of the greatest public health success stories in history, shifting infectious diseases from the leading cause of childhood death and disease to a relatively rare cause of...
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Clinton Foundation internship highlights public health initiatives

14 April 2015
Packing food for disadvantaged families at three o'clock on a chilly winter morning with Chelsea Clinton, daughter of President Bill Clinton, gave UNSW Masters student Rachel Wilkins a practical...
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New treatment for older men with ‘slow flow’ problems

14 April 2015
Up and down to the toilet at night? Slow flow? Bladder never feels empty? A study by urologist and UNSW Conjoint Professor Prem Rashid has shown a simple procedure may be the solution for the mild...
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Taking the big stick to vaccine conscientious objectors might backfire

13 April 2015
OPINION: The Federal Government has announced that it will end the conscientious objector exemption on children’s vaccination for access to childcare benefits or family payments from 1 January 2016...
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CHeBA Champions set their sights high in 2015

9 April 2015
CHeBA Champions Hailey Maxwell and Warren King are taking their Fitness Ambassador roles seriously and have set an impressive standard in their efforts to raise funds for The Dementia Momentum...

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