Latest disease risk News

An active brain can protect you from dementia, but stress might eat up your ‘cognitive reserve’ – new study
Guidance for One Health field epidemiology workforce development
A Mediterranean diet can ease symptoms of stress and anxiety
Study Explores Role of Epigenetics, Environment in Differing Alzheimer’s Risk Between Black and White Communities
Paramedics Lead Way For Heart Health
What Does Future Of Heart Research Hold?
How much time should you spend sitting versus standing? New research reveals the perfect mix for optimal health
Cardio-fitness cuts death and disease by nearly 20%
Rollout Begins For Australian-first Pharmacy Pilot
New study prompts call for considering cholesterol screening earlier in life
Nutrition concerns raised as Australians buy below recommended daily intake of core food groups
Sleep quality, circadian rhythm and metabolism differ in women and men – new review reveals this could affect disease risk
Exercise habits in youth create better health outcomes for some
Popular holistic health approach delivers limited benefits
Risk prediction using our genes and gut bacteria can improve early detection of diseases like type 2 diabetes
New research suggests intermittent fasting increases the risk of dying from heart disease. But the evidence is mixed
Coronary Artery Calcium Scoring Position
$8 Million Awarded To Predict Genetic Disease Risk
Alzheimer’s disease: Viagra is seen as a potential treatment, but the research shows contradictory findings
Asbestos in mulch? Here’s the risk if you’ve been exposed
Older Australians join the fight against loneliness and social isolation
Study aims to reduce heart disease risk in pregnant women
‘Liver talks’ training resource launched to support liver health conversations
New research finds half-cardio, half-strength training reduces cardiovascular disease risks
UQ develops tool to identify dust lung disease risk
Inaugural Munch & Move Services of Year announced
SOMALIA: Two in five children to suffer from acute malnutrition despite rains
Mediterranean diet with extra dairy could be a gut gamechanger
Fats found in breastmilk may provide answers to why breast is best
School Meals Would Be Even Healthier if Compliant with U.S. Nutrition Standards, Study Finds
Cotton Seed Distributors removes potentially anti-competitive restraints in agency agreements
Supermarket DC Super Heroes land at Coles with new collectable campaign to encourage Aussies to have fun and eat more fresh fruit and vegetables
Help shape system that protects Victoria’s way of life
Rising monkey and pig populations pose human disease risk
Australia leads new collaborating centre in fight against health risks in wildlife
What’s link between diet and gut microbiome?
$22,000 worth of infringement notices for four passengers attempting to smuggle plant products
Visualising heart disease to communicate risk improves patient adherence
Step out for good health
Underwater phenomena bringing relief to hot corals
Remote coach services get lifesaving boost
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UQ researcher awarded $2.6 million to combat chronic disease
Unique partnership pushes for behavioural change by increasing nutrition knowledge
AFPA subcommittee awarded biosecurity commendation
Latest crop disease guides now online
Survival is disgusting matter
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