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Endometriosis: The condition in the shadows

Endometriosis: The condition in the shadows

March 25, 2019

If you asked the Australian population what they deem important in life, I’d place a pretty safe bet that physical health would be near the top of the list. But unfortunately, according Endometriosis Australia, the health of over 700,000 women Austr...

Safe access for WA abortion clinics

Safe access for WA abortion clinics

March 18, 2019

The McGowan Government has taken the first steps towards introducing safe access zones outside abortion clinics in Western Australia.  The State Government have begun work on a discussion paper that wil...

A STEM takeover?

A STEM takeover?

March 18, 2019

Mark McGowan’s State Government recently released a Key Performance Indicator (KPI) stating that by 2024 Labor aims to have at least 85% of year 12 students studying two or more STEM subjects. STEM is...

Mental health action falling short

Mental health action falling short

March 18, 2019

One in five Australians aged 16 to 85 will be affected by mental illness each year. The WA Government's Mental Health Commission aims to establish systems required to support mental health and to reduce ...

Medical breakthrough for Australia’s most common cancer.

Medical breakthrough for Australia’s most common cancer.

March 11, 2019

Radiation therapy has undergone major advances over the past five years, particularly as a therapy for treating skin cancer. A nationwide team of radiation oncologists have been applying new radiotherapy...

Market updates

Market updates

March 11, 2019

If you love great food, the outdoors or buying fresh local produce than look no further than Perth’s market scene. At the markets you can experience international food, buy fresh fruit, veggies and so...

Dolphins under threat

Dolphins under threat

May 24, 2018

Along our Western Australian coastline, marine life can be seen on a daily basis - but what if our marine mammals were under threat?   A recent study published by the Royal Society, calls for dolphin interacti...

Turtles like local love

Turtles like local love

May 24, 2018

A recent study published by Flinders University, has revealed how an endangered turtle will not travel to find a mate due to seasonal ocean currents. The report claims the species of sea turtle, call...

Long legs are a girl’s best friend

Long legs are a girl’s best friend

May 24, 2018

New research released by the University of Cambridge, suggests that women prefer men who have long legs. Scientists found that women think long-legged men are more attractive. The research suggests...

Hypertension: The biggest killer

Hypertension: The biggest killer

May 24, 2018

High blood pressure is the biggest killer worldwide, accounting for more than 10 million deaths a year. A global study involving Perth researchers has revealed that more than one-third of people have high...

Do diabetes devices work?

Do diabetes devices work?

May 17, 2018

A new UWA study is testing the long term effectiveness of flash glucose monitoring devices and could possibly lead to the replacement of the needle and make it easier for diabetics to monitor their bloo...

Warm water threatening penguins

Warm water threatening penguins

May 17, 2018

An Australian team is uncovering new insights into how new streams of warm water are entering Antarctica, melting ice and endangering penguins. According to the Australian Academy of Science, climate change is the pattern of the weather and it relates to changes in oceans, land surfaces and ice sheets, ...

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