Latest chronic disease News

RACGP: Hardworking GPs and general practice teams deserve full support of government
Federation University receives Regional Research Collaboration funding
RACGP welcomes Opposition’s commitment to invest almost $1 billion dollars in general practice care
Four QIMR Berghofer scientists awarded prestigious Fellowships
Cochrane Review highlights need for new interventions to improve chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
New discovery may hold key to fighting deadly infections
Australind GP urges investment in general practice care
Treatment for blinding blood vessel condition yields lasting vision improvement
Poet lays bare heartache and beauty of life and death
Gippsland GP urges investment in general practice care
Windemere GP urges investment in general practice care
Halfway to ‘nowhere’ on health reform
New linear accelerator to further improve cancer care in Tasmania
Red Cliffs GP urges investment in general practice care
Clinicians reimagine healthcare in new innovation program
Mental illness plays havoc with blood pressure and heart rate
Budget missed opportunity to solve housing affordability
Now is time to protect kids from junk food advertising
Mackay GP urges investment in general practice care
Townsville GP urges investment in general practice care
Workplaces encouraged to go smoke-free on World Day for Safety and Health
Beyond emergencies: Researchers rethink role of paramedics in health system
RACGP: rural GPs need more robust support
Labor Will Strengthen First Nations Health
RACGP: proposed GP Urgent Care Clinics should build on existing practices
Major funding boost for detecting diabetes in pregnancy in rural communities
Securing life-saving medical equipment for rural kids
Molly Wardaguga Research Centre secures $5 million to support First Nations maternal health
Microba announces new research partnership and senior appointment
AMA joins Rethink Sugary Drink partnership
Fathers’ food choices influence future health of babies
AHPPC statement on winter season preparedness
Budget lacks vision and fails to deliver on four health pillars, says AMA
2022 Budget deserves an F
AMA renews calls for tax on sugar in soft drinks to stem rising tide of chronic disease
Plant-based omega-3s may boost heart health, reduce risk of heart disease
Patients back Full Scope of Practice Pilot for community pharmacists in North Queensland
North Queenslanders are going to emergency due to Dr block in North Queensland
First Participants dosed in ENA Respiratory’s phase 2a study
Backing Cancer Research To Save Lives
Academy of Science honours Sydney researcher
Nurses call for action to rebuild health care post-COVID
Children and families with arthritis struggle with high out of pocket costs
Royal Victorian Eye and Ear Hospital leads efforts to reduce medicine related mishaps
Top 3 questions – impacts of alcohol on health, how to reduce alcohol intake, and how to help someone who’s struggling
WHO updates its treatment guidelines to include molnupiravir
Public health researchers use telemedicine to manage diabetes and hypertension in rural Pakistan
Stillbirth and chronic disease link identified in world first discovery