Caring for patients at death’s door

Numbers of people dying in hospital without family present could be reduced if current practices were changed, according to the findings of a Flinders University research […]

Synergy = Art + Science + Research

The unlikely alliance of artists, scientists and researchers is resulting in great ‘synergies’. As part of Flinders Health Research Week, a panel of eminent artists and […]

Novel treatment for prostate cancer

A surprise discovery by researchers at Flinders Centre for Innovation in Cancer is giving hope for men with the most aggressive and incurable form of prostate […]

Bongs, booze and baby boomers

Western countries are sitting on a timebomb of health and social issues arising from drug and alcohol overuse among baby boomers – the generation that won’t […]

Agents of change in dementia care

Flinders University is leading a national program to assist people living with dementia and their carers around Australia. The new Australian Government-funded project, with a $770,517 […]

Tall Poppy helping people cope with cancer

Effective cancer care needs more than medical treatments and should incorporate evidence-based psycho-social interventions, says 2017 South Australian Tall Poppy of Science Dr Lisa Beatty. With […]