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gut health

Gut health: Investigating the role a high-fibre diet can play in controlling high blood pressure

Research is looking at the role a high-fibre diet can play in reducing hypertension.

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Should Australia be investing in nuclear energy?

Is nuclear energy the right technology for the transitioning Australian energy market?

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ACL injury 'epidemic': research reveals repetition's role in breakdown

New research shows that, rather than single-force events, most ACL injuries are the result of continued-use damage that hasn’t repaired quickly enough.

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Koos control: The man who made the Apollo 11 Moon landing possible

Ultimately, the most famous step in history may never have been taken if it wasn’t for a mission simulation 15 days earlier.

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The evolution of mothers and babies in our earliest ancestors

A new study reveals the lives of human ancestors who died millions of years ago.

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global healthcare

Preparing the health sector for the global climate emergency

Work is under way on how to best teach our future health workforce about environmental sustainability and its impacts.

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aged care pills

Aged care royal commission: medication management and pill regimes in the spotlight

Sixty-three per cent of Australian aged care residents take at least nine different medications regularly.

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MOYJIL - Why is this a special Place

Moyjil mystery: Victorian site could force a 120,000-year rethink on Australian history

A Victorian site could hold the key to proving people lived in Australia 120,000 years ago, twice as long as first thought.

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Rise of the “social media teacher”: the ups and downs of being ‘edu-famous’

Social media is increasingly playing a role in teachers' professional lives – but there are downsides.

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