Latest public awareness News

Oral nicotine pouches deliver lower levels of toxic substances than smoking – but that doesn’t mean they’re safe
10 years of International Albinism Awareness Day – collective progress celebrated, challenges remain
Every Moment Matters when planning alcohol-free pregnancy
3D digital twin to enhance understanding of the Great Barrier Reef
Interactive Map Of SA Colonial Encounters Launches
Scientists warn that greener drug design is urgently needed to address environmental pollution
Protecting our wildlife and bushland against illegal wood hooking
Draft National Autism Strategy Submission
Health groups make urgent call for health warning labels on all alcohol products, as study reveals lack of awareness about alcohol and cancer link
Reducing Australia’s road toll with Fatality Free Friday
Seventy-seventh World Health Assembly – Daily update: 30 May 2024
Navigating net zero: maintaining social license for climate action
Coercive control awareness – culturally and linguistically diverse campaign launched
Tobacco and nicotine industry tactics addict youth for life
New Mural Outside Council Chambers Stroke Of Genius
Canberra community groups receive funding for climate action
PolyU-nurtured startup takes lead in implementing territory-wide large-scale liver disease screening programme As the first participating institution, PolyU drives translation of research…
Banks welcome Budget investment to further strengthen and secure our financial system for Australians   
What is the process of an athlete being ‘medically retired’ due to concussion?
Martians, Dinosaurs Headline National Science Week 2024
Lung cancer is the deadliest of all cancers, and screening could save many lives − if more people could access it
“Look Up and Say Hello Hobart” Campaign to Enhance Pedestrian Safety
Cameras To Enforce Seatbelt Law From July 1
Major step forward to protect domestic violence survivors
‘It’s Note Love, It’s Coercive Control’
Walking for transport at least once a week may help some older people live longer: study
Council to release Flood Scoping Study for both Tallygaroopna and Katandra West
Your Crash, Their Payday? Claims Harvesting Explained
National Centre To Tackle Rare Lung Diseases
You could help minimise harm in a public attack. Here’s what it means to be a ‘zero responder’
World Chagas Disease Day 2024: urging early diagnosis and care for life
Protecting Aboriginal Heritage Across Victoria
World TB Day: Raising Awareness About Tuberculosis
Understanding And Treating Body Dysmorphic Disorder
Members Old And New Onboard For Harness Racing VIC
Most states now have affirmative sexual consent laws, but not enough people know what they mean
New initiative to combat Elder Abuse in diverse communities
Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities Holds Follow-Up Dialogue on Inquiry Report of the United Kingdom
$3 Million For Better Wound Care
Strong EPA powers welcomed, meeting clear gaps in our environmental laws
Why Are So Many Neurodivergent Women Misdiagnosed?
PolyU researchers invent non-invasive diagnostic device Smart-CKD for advancing clinical management of chronic kidney disease
Research Boost To Create Dementia Prediction Tool
Women’s safety champion to deliver 2024 ANU Susan Ryan Oration
Documentary Series Showcases Science Of Sleep
Giridharan Sivaraman commences as Race Discrimination Commissioner
WHO issues guidance to improve access to hearing care in low- and middle-income settings
Microsoft celebrates suppliers’ bold ambitions empowering communities