Latest public health crisis News

Pandemic amnesia as ACDC gets zero funding
Binge drinking is a growing public health crisis − a neurobiologist explains how research on alcohol use disorder has shifted
AHPPC Statement On E-cigarettes
Do implicit bias trainings on race improve health care? Not yet – but incorporating the latest science can help hospitals treat all patients equitably
Push to increase registration fees for dangerous, polluting truckzillas
WHO urges investments for the scale up of tuberculosis screening and preventive treatment
Vaping Is Ticking Time Bomb That Must Be Defused
Raising the Bar makes post-work socialising a whole lot smarter
Raising the Bar makes post-work socialising a whole lot smarter
Exposed: The grim reality for 5.5 billion wild animals on profit-driven wildlife farms
Early COVID-19 research is riddled with poor methods and low-quality results − a problem for science the pandemic worsened but didn’t create
NSW latest young people at the centre of powerful new vaping campaign
Immunologist Lydia Lynch appointed member of Ludwig Princeton
Loneliness: Research targeting a growing public health crisis
Podium finish for Westyern Sydney pubs
Vaping Roundtable the first step in combatting growing community-wide issue
Alarming new data reveals 9 in 10 teens find access to illegal vapes easy
NSW pokies losing streak continues to spin out of control
WHO pilots workshop to increase One Health collaboration for rabies control
The landscape of opioid prescribing has changed, but is it for the better?
Reign in the online betting beast to give next generation a fighting chance
African Parliamentarians rally to boost life-saving laws, regulations on road safety
Love thy neighbour: How to help older people deal with social isolation and loneliness
NSW loses almost $2.1 billion in just 92 days to poker machines
Vaping law changes imminent
Our Make Smoking History team launch ‘Sounds Like’ campaign
Policing the pandemic didn’t work: report shows where COVID fines went wrong
Food labels must highlight negative impacts to deter unhealthy choices
New data reveals nine in ten Australians want government action to stop Australias escalating e-cigarette crisis
NSW community loses more than $2 billion to pub and club poker machines as cost of living crisis bites
Pregnancies don’t stop during a pandemic: how a lack of information about COVID-19 impacted pregnant Australians
Evidence-based cashless card design to tackle public health pokies crisis
States must renew their commitment to international cooperation to achieve global development goals and realise human rights
Emyria accepted into US National Institutes of Health research program
WHO, WIPO, WTO to hold technical symposium on response, preparedness to future pandemics
Disempowered, shut off and less able to afford healthy choices – how financial hardship is bad for our health
Baylor receives NIH funding to study neuronal anatomy of knee joint
Little less conversation, little more action’ needed on Australia’s food and nutrition policy
Australia is sliding backwards in efforts to prevent obesity
WHO Road Safety Workshop for African Journalists and Journalism Trainers
4 ways we can recover from loneliness of COVID pandemic
Funding awarded to help find answers for obesity and diabetes pandemic
Cancer Council warns urgent intergovernmental action is essential to stop an epidemic of e-cigarette use among young people
INTErGenerational Intervention to Reduce fraIlTY trial in full swing
Complacency over COVID is costing us
There’s more to health than hospital beds: Australia needs Centre for Disease Control and Prevention
Wentworth forum for candidates
Cancer Council calls for stronger action on e-cigarettes as landmark study shows young Australians are most at risk