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NSW Nursing and Midwives Shortage Imminent

2nd February , 2018|

Reported by ABC Online, a recent model shows an alarming, possibly catastrophic, shortage of nurses in New South Wales. The model predicts by the year 2030, a shortage of 8,000 nurses could be seen. With [...]

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Medical Cannabis Expected to Boost Healthcare Jobs

1st February , 2018|

As published in The Sydney Morning Herald, Elaine Darby has become the managing director of AusCann, a medical cannabis company. Skeptical at first, Darby was introduced to the medical cannabis field by her father, a [...]

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Medical Incidents in Australia’s Government Health Services Signals Issues

31st January , 2018|

As reported by Adelaide Now, ABC Online and other news outlets, a Productivity Commission’s report on government health services was released with data for 2015-2016. It shone light on three surgical patients left with items inside [...]

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Research Shows that Processed Foods Carry Allergens

30th January , 2018|

Notable news media namely: SMH, Brisbane Times, The Age among others have published a study conducted by researchers at Murdock Children's Research Institute which reveal the links between allergic reactions and packaged foods. The study [...]

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Protest against Abandonment of Pre-approval of Ads for Complementary Medicines

29th January , 2018|

As published in several news outlets viz: Brisbane Times, Sydney Morning Herald, The Age, and others, the Choice and Consumer Health Forum have raised an alarm over a proposed bill, which if established, would allow [...]

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NSW government to fund Vaccination to combat flu

25th January , 2018|

A recent article published by a number of news sites, including Canberra Times and SMH, highlights the NSW government's readiness to invest $3.5 million for free flu vaccination in 2018. This is coming to forestall [...]

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