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 […]

Help for chocoholics

Does a bowl full of luscious Lindt balls make you drool? Or can you learn to turn those cravings into other thoughts?

Big tick for research papers

From environmental and mental health to rural worker conditions in Bangladesh, Flinders higher-degree research is making a difference.