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29.11.2019

Not all exercise is equal when it comes to mental health

Researchers from Western Sydney University and Deakin University are calling for new global physical activity guidelines to ensure they effectively address mental health. In their paper, “Do we need physical activity guidelines for mental health: What does the evidence tell us?” researchers found that some types of physical activities are better for mental health than…

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21.11.2019

Ingham awards night: the Oscars night of research

If anyone had inadvertently walked into the Arena at the William Inglis Hotel, Warwick Farm last Thursday night, they might have been a bit confused. So polished and so classy was the 7th Ingham Institute Annual Awards Dinner that it could easily have been mistaken for the Oscars was it not for its location in…

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18.11.2019

News in brief

  New national bowel cancer screening register The national bowel cancer screening program (NBCSP) is transitioning to the National Cancer Screening Register (NCSR) with the national register officially operating the new register from Monday, November 18. Click HERE for more information.   New “mini degrees” for health professionals Sydney University is now offering short courses…

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18.11.2019

And the winner is….

Katrina Tosi from SWSLHD Primary and Community Health receives the award on behalf of the “Help, my toddler’s not talking” research team from Ms Grainne O’Loughlin, Company Secretary and CEO, Karitane, Council and Executive Member of  SWSR, presents award to Katrina Tosi from SWSLHD Primary and Community Health   The development of a communication assessment…

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08.11.2019

Mothers, Children and Healthy Connections 

In keeping with their commitment to the local community, the Ingham Institute for Applied Medical Research, together with support from The Department of Home Affairs through the Fostering Integration Grants program, hosted their second ‘Mothers Children and Healthy Connections’ event last week in Liverpool. Over 80 women from a variety of cultural backgrounds, including Arabic…

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01.11.2019

The latest health and medical news

Each week we bring you the latest health and medical news State-of-the-art telehealth facilities for South West Sydney Improving patient care is the goal behind the implementation of new state-of-the-art telehealth facilities which have just opened in Liverpool, Campbelltown and Bankstown-Lidcombe Hospitals. The facilities include the latest digital imaging, information technologies and video-conferencing facilities which…

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