Can a happy gut help the mind?

Research is supporting the idea that eating a balanced diet and promoting gut health can optimise brain function and mood. Nutrition plays a vital role in […]

Promising results for new PTSD therapy

More participants are needed for development of an expanded treatment for post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Flinders University researchers are conducting a PTSD therapy trial which aims […]

Tired teens see the light

Exposing sleepy teens to bright light in the morning can improve their sleep and help them feel more alert during the day, a Flinders University study […]

New insights into vaccination debate

Governments wielding a ‘big stick’ for compliance is unlikely to solve the problem of making parents vaccinate their children. Flinders University and research colleagues are investigating […]

Get some sleep with new research trial

Flinders University is offering hope for insomnia sufferers with a study of a new innovative treatment. The research project needs participants with chronic insomnia, particularly those […]

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 […]

Young achievers lead the way

Flinders students are being recognised for making a difference to communities as diverse as African refugees to remote Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders. Faith Lawrence Abio […]

Improving treatment after trauma

Psychology researchers are calling for participants in a new posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) therapy trial which aims to improve people’s recovery after a traumatic event. The […]