Experts launch palliative care website

An online resource has been launched to support palliative care and advance care planning for older Australians. End of Life Directions for Aged Care (ELDAC) is […]

Space landing for theatre stars

A world premiere of Terrestrial at the Matthew Flinders Theatre will bring an alien production down to earth. The show also will be a homecoming for […]

Tackling mental health ‘head on’

A new approach to solve the big health challenge of mental illness is rolling out under the Breakthrough Mental Health Research Foundation. Flinders University and the […]

A man sleeping, sleep apnoea.

When weight loss helps with sleep

Carefully managed weight loss has been linked to improvements in obstructive sleep apnoea, a common problem that contributes to a range of short and long-term health […]

Top honours for Flinders scholars

Bachelor of Medical Sciences (Honours) student Riya Abraham is one of the Flinders University winners of Playford Trust scholarships this year. She was one of 40 […]

Nepal battles high child mortality

Medical intervention alone will not rectify Nepal’s appalling perinatal mortality rates, which are among the highest in the world. A Flinders University researcher has found that […]

Hospital visits take an extra dimension

Virtual reality glasses are giving children in hospital good reason to look the other way during minor procedures, while giving valuable insights into the use of […]

Rehab device takes fast track at 2018 Games

South Australian sport-tech startup Prohab will launch its new rehabilitation device at the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games. The Prohab rehab device connects to standard resistance […]