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School exclusion 'linked to long-term mental health problems' – study - The Guardian

Sat, 08/19/2017 - 20:56

The Guardian

School exclusion 'linked to long-term mental health problems' – study
The Guardian
Excluding children from school may lead to long-term psychiatric problems and psychological distress, a major new study has shown. The research by the University of Exeter also finds that poor mental health can lead to school exclusion. The study found ...

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How to cope when poor health forces early retirement - The Sydney Morning Herald

Sat, 08/19/2017 - 14:15

The Sydney Morning Herald

How to cope when poor health forces early retirement
The Sydney Morning Herald
My husband is not well and is retired. I have been managing our finances for many years now. I work part time earning about $25,000 but expect to retire within ...

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The Big Anxiety Festival tests theory of arts as a mental health fix - The Sydney Morning Herald

Sat, 08/19/2017 - 14:02

The Sydney Morning Herald

The Big Anxiety Festival tests theory of arts as a mental health fix
The Sydney Morning Herald
In the course of founding expressionism the Dutch-born artist Vincent van Gogh drove himself to the brink of insanity and ended the self torture with a shot to the chest. Van Gogh's untimely fate has long perpetuated the idea of art as an instrument of ...

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Chinese tourism expert suggests Adelaide should market itself as a health tourism hotspot - The Advertiser

Sat, 08/19/2017 - 10:27

The Advertiser

Chinese tourism expert suggests Adelaide should market itself as a health tourism hotspot
The Advertiser
He pointed to the planned proton therapy centre at the South Australian Health and Medical Research Institute as an example of a potential drawcard. The centre, which will be the first of its type in the southern hemisphere, enables doctors to ...

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Hawking blames UK govt for health 'crisis' - NEWS.com.au

Sat, 08/19/2017 - 09:05

ABC News

Hawking blames UK govt for health 'crisis'
NEWS.com.au
Writing in the Guardian newspaper, the British cosmologist, who was diagnosed with motor neurone disease aged 21, also accused Britain's health minister of cherry-picking scientific evidence to justify policies. "The care I have received since being ...
Physicist Hawking criticizes UK health secretary on serviceABC News
Jeremy Hunt accuses Stephen Hawking of 'pernicious falsehood' in NHS rowThe Guardian
Stephen Hawking: I'm worried about the future of the NHSBBC News
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Details behind Ric Flair's death scare - NEWS.com.au

Sat, 08/19/2017 - 00:42

NEWS.com.au

Details behind Ric Flair's death scare
NEWS.com.au
In an interview with Sports Illustrated last Tuesday, three days before he was hospitalised in Atlanta, Flair eerily discussed his alcohol problems that have led to health complications later in life. “I had one vice. I'm not going to point my finger ...

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Five podcasts that will benefit your health and wellbeing - The Sydney Morning Herald

Fri, 08/18/2017 - 23:12

The Sydney Morning Herald

Five podcasts that will benefit your health and wellbeing
The Sydney Morning Herald
"Podcasts are really a personal learning tool for the masses, whether your interests include sport, relationships, technology, news, health, family or comedy," she says. "They have the benefit of providing easy-to-digest sound bites that allow us to ...

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The seven tactics unhealthy industries use to undermine public health policies - The Conversation CA

Fri, 08/18/2017 - 15:20

The Conversation CA

The seven tactics unhealthy industries use to undermine public health policies
The Conversation CA
Across Africa there are examples of governments trying to introduce policies that improve health, and protect the environment only to find their efforts undermined by unhealthy corporations, and their industry associations. A case in point is South ...

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The seven tactics unhealthy industries use to undermine public health policies - The Conversation CA

Fri, 08/18/2017 - 15:20

The Conversation CA

The seven tactics unhealthy industries use to undermine public health policies
The Conversation CA
Across Africa there are examples of governments trying to introduce policies that improve health, and protect the environment only to find their efforts undermined by unhealthy corporations, and their industry associations. A case in point is South ...

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Health giants take knife to assets as cash coughed up for GPs ... - Herald Sun

Fri, 08/18/2017 - 12:19

Herald Sun

Health giants take knife to assets as cash coughed up for GPs ...
Herald Sun
THE challenge of retaining GPs is weighing on Australian healthcare players, with one operator dramatically cutting the value of its medical centres and another ...
Fullerton Health buys medical centres in Australia, Companies ...The Straits Times

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best health insurance for single parents - CHOICE

Fri, 08/18/2017 - 07:41

CHOICE

best health insurance for single parents
CHOICE
Single parents are unfairly treated by health insurance providers in ways that don't make a lot of sense. While two-parent families pay the same premiums as couples (and their kids are insured for free), single parents are charged extra for their ...

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5G phone network: Expert concerned by lack of understanding of potential health effects - ABC Online

Fri, 08/18/2017 - 05:15

ABC Online

5G phone network: Expert concerned by lack of understanding of potential health effects
ABC Online
More research is needed into the potential health effects of new 5G mobile phone technology before it is rolled out in Australia, an international expert says. The high-speed mobile phone network could be operational in Australia from 2020, offering up ...

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5G phone network: Expert concerned by lack of understanding of potential health effects - ABC Online

Fri, 08/18/2017 - 05:15

ABC Online

5G phone network: Expert concerned by lack of understanding of potential health effects
ABC Online
More research is needed into the potential health effects of new 5G mobile phone technology before it is rolled out in Australia, an international expert says. The high-speed mobile phone network could be operational in Australia from 2020, offering up ...

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5G phone network: Expert concerned by lack of understanding of potential health effects - ABC Online

Fri, 08/18/2017 - 05:15

ABC Online

5G phone network: Expert concerned by lack of understanding of potential health effects
ABC Online
More research is needed into the potential health effects of new 5G mobile phone technology before it is rolled out in Australia, an international expert says. The high-speed mobile phone network could be operational in Australia from 2020, offering up ...

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Primary Health post loss after write down - Sky News Australia

Fri, 08/18/2017 - 04:15

Sky News Australia

Primary Health post loss after write down
Sky News Australia
Medical centres and pathology operator Primary Health Care has made a full-year loss of $517 million, after writing-down the value of its medical centres business. The company says it was hit with a non-cash impairment charge of $587 million in ...
Primary Health Care slumps to loss after writedownsThe Australian

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Alcoa and Rio in good health - Australia's Mining Monthly (subscription)

Fri, 08/18/2017 - 01:09

Australia's Mining Monthly (subscription)

Alcoa and Rio in good health
Australia's Mining Monthly (subscription)
The Healthier Workplace WA program wants WA workers to be the healthiest in the world by supporting development of health and wellbeing programs focused on smoking, healthy eating, alcohol, physical activity and sedentary behaviour. According to ...

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Controlled experiments won't tell us which Indigenous health programs are working - The Conversation AU

Fri, 08/18/2017 - 00:24

The Conversation AU

Controlled experiments won't tell us which Indigenous health programs are working
The Conversation AU
This evidence is useful and important, but we also need to know things like what people want from health services, which treatments are preferred, and why some people stick to treatment regimes and some people don't. These issues are particularly ...

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Controlled experiments won't tell us which Indigenous health programs are working - The Conversation AU

Fri, 08/18/2017 - 00:24

The Conversation AU

Controlled experiments won't tell us which Indigenous health programs are working
The Conversation AU
This evidence is useful and important, but we also need to know things like what people want from health services, which treatments are preferred, and why some people stick to treatment regimes and some people don't. These issues are particularly ...

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Primary Health Care posts $517 million full-year loss - The Sydney Morning Herald

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 23:46

The Sydney Morning Herald

Primary Health Care posts $517 million full-year loss
The Sydney Morning Herald
Primary Health Care's underlying profit was down 4.9 per cent. Photo: Michel O'Sullivan. The company on Friday said its underlying profit, which excludes the impacts of impairments and non-recurring items, was down 4.9 per cent to $92.1 million, in ...
Primary Health loss as medical centre transformation continuesThe Australian
Primary Health post loss after write downSky News Australia

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Primary Health Care posts $517 million full-year loss - The Sydney Morning Herald

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 23:46

The Sydney Morning Herald

Primary Health Care posts $517 million full-year loss
The Sydney Morning Herald
Primary Health Care's underlying profit was down 4.9 per cent. Photo: Michel O'Sullivan. The company on Friday said its underlying profit, which excludes the impacts of impairments and non-recurring items, was down 4.9 per cent to $92.1 million, in ...
Primary Health post loss after write downSky News Australia
Primary Health Care slumps to loss after writedownsThe Australian

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