IT can change bad health habits

Public health systems are working on new technology-driven, more targeted programs to reduce the rising tide of obesity and mental illness by helping people, young and […]

The study found that the chance of Year 7 bullies becoming victims in high school is 54.9%. Stock photo posed by models. Photo:iStock.

PEACE Pack takes on cyberbullies and trolls

A new manual focusing on cyberbullying and social networking hazards has been added to Flinders University’s internationally acclaimed PEACE Pack. The comprehensive new 40-page booklet with […]

Improved study pathways for young veterans

Younger Australian Defence Force veterans will receive improved support to embark on tertiary studies pathways as the result of Flinders University receiving a $157,000 Supporting Younger […]

Money stress for 1 in 5 with cancer

On top of worrying about treatments and side effects, many people with cancer also worry about the cost of their care. In a new study, Australian […]

Online solution for OCD treatment

Almost 1 in 30 Australians experience Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD) at some stage in their life. OCD, previously recognised by the World Health Organisation as a top […]

Doctor burnout: How to share the load

Senior, influential and experienced doctors must lead action to protect their younger colleagues from debilitating burnout, say the authors of a Perspective published in the Medical […]

Keeping watch on mental health

Increasingly popular smart watches can be used to help clinicians identify early warning signs of mental health disorders and monitor the success of treatment. Used by […]