15 Dec 2018
Nutrients being trialled to manage OCD
University of Queensland researchers are conducting the Queensland trial of a new treatment for obsessive-compulsive disorder using an amino acid supplement.
04 Nov 2018
New resource helps families assess childhood cancer clinical trials
UNSW medical researchers are developing a tool to support families who are deciding whether to enrol in a childhood cancer clinical trial.
08 Sep 2018
Keeping our aged citizens safe from ‘superbug’ attacks
Failing to contain 'superbugs' across nursing homes can have serious consequences, as the elderly population of nursing homes have a greater vulnerability to health concerns.
28 Feb 2018
Treating sleep apnoea could reduce dementia risk
Inadequate oxygen levels during sleep can damage the brain and increase the risk of developing Alzheimer’s disease, University of Queensland researchers have found.
31 Jan 2018
Secrets of the brain may be key to understanding back pain
Researchers at Western Sydney University are seeking to discover why some people with acute onset lower back pain recover quickly, while others do not.
30 Oct 2017
Lift less, gain more
The belief that lifting heavy weights is necessary to build muscles is being challenged by University of Queensland researchers.
02 Oct 2017
Smartphones in skin checks for early detection of melanoma
New technology could significantly increase early detection of melanoma. Researchers are seeking community volunteers to participate.
27 Sep 2017
Learning to improve foot control in cerebral palsy
A device to measure foot control is being trialled to improve walking ability for adolescents and young adults with cerebral palsy.
25 Sep 2017
Participants needed for new study into prescription-only opioid use in managing chronic pain
Seeking participants for a new study about the experiences of people who use prescription-only opioid medications to help manage chronic non-cancer pain.