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 […]

Help needed for life-saving mission in PNG

The violent earthquake that rocked Papua New Guinea last month – causing devastating mud slides that trapped many communities in remote mountain areas – highlights the […]

Accept yourself, and you’ll eat better

The battle to correct eating disorders has taken an interesting turn with researchers finding that acceptance of weight, body and appearance can be linked to promoting […]

Clean tanks reduce microbial risk

Simple measures such as regular maintenance of backyard tanks and rooftops can help reduce microbial contamination of household rainwater, Flinders University experts say. Ahead of the […]