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Breastfeeding is Good for Yet Another Reason

A mother’s breast milk supports immune responses in her newborn that help the infant’s gut become a healthy ... View more
09 May 2016
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Pregnant French Women to be Paid $460 to Stop Smoking

French hospitals are offering pregnant women up to $460 to quit smoking after a study showed that one in ... View more
09 May 2016
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The OxyContin Story

The drugmaker Purdue Pharma launched OxyContin two decades ago with a bold marketing claim: One dose relieves pain ... View more
06 May 2016
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Budget Monkey Magic: How Does Cutting Another $3 Billion Improve Healthcare Exactly?

A short summary of the key healthcare and GP budget measures that were brought down last night by ... View more
04 May 2016
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First Cancer Prevention Drug Set for PBS Listing

A drug to prevent, rather than treat, cancer is set to be listed on the PBS for the ... View more
04 May 2016
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30% Of Prescriptions for Oral Antibiotics are Unnecessary, Spurring Drug Resistance

The war against antibiotic resistance still has far too many doctors playing the role of Benedict Arnold, a ... View more
04 May 2016
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Medical Error Third Leading Cause of Death in US

Medical error is the third largest cause of death in the United States, according to an analysis published ... View more
04 May 2016
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The real reasons you procrastinate – and how to stop

Procrastination affects many people, preventing them from completing their most urgent and important tasks. Source: The real reasons ... View more
02 May 2016
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Surgeons Trained on Living Animals Save Lives

In emergencies, surgeons, whose training has been as realistic as possible, can make the difference between life and ... View more
27 April 2016
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Finally, Fitbit is Medically Useful: Once at Least

US doctors recently used pulse-rate information recorded by a Fitbit to decide how to treat a patient Having ... View more
27 April 2016
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Danish Researchers Behind Vaccine Breakthrough

A Danish research team from the University of Copenhagen has designed a simple technique that makes it possible ... View more
27 April 2016
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Big Science is Broken

That's the thesis of a must-read article in First Things magazine, in which William A. Wilson accumulates evidence ... View more
19 April 2016
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Autism Activism Masks Uncomfortable Truths

Debate over the soaring rate of autism often misses the most fundamental issue. After a long history ... View more
19 April 2016
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Regular Exercise May Boost Prostate Cancer Survival

Sticking to a moderate or intense exercise regimen may improve a man's odds of surviving prostate cancer, a ... View more
19 April 2016
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Zika Seeks, Destroys Developing Neurons

A growing number of studies have linked Zika virus infections to microcephaly, but the mechanism by which the ... View more
12 April 2016
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Women with Endometriosis at Higher Risk for Heart Disease

Women with endometriosis—especially those 40 or younger—may have a higher risk of heart disease, according to new research ... View more
08 April 2016
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Unicef Report Finds Female Genital Cutting to Be Common in Indonesia

Female genital cutting has always been seen as an ancient ritual practiced in Africa and to a lesser ... View more
08 April 2016
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Common Painkillers are More Dangerous than we Think

Many patients are prescribed NSAIDs for the treatment of painful conditions, fever and inflammation. But the treatment also ... View more
08 April 2016
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We’ve Been Doing it Wrong on Allergies

Decades of advice to avoid allergens in early life appear to have inadvertently increased allergy rates, and now ... View more
08 April 2016
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Strategies for Preventing and Responding to Child Sexual Abuse

Presented by Prof Freda Briggs AO at the Annual Women's Health Update, Sydney 2015 View more
Created on 05 April 2016 | Duration 33m
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