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Systems science – the new way of thinking?

Michelle HughesAug 20, 2015

In this fourth instalment on the CEIPS (Centre of Excellence in Intervention and Prevention Science) seminar series Rebecca Zosel delves into the world of systems science and public he

Alcohol and pregnancy: mixed messages undermining abstinence advice.

Alcohol and pregnancy: mixed messages undermining abstinence advice.

Michelle HughesAug 18, 20151 Comment

Can a citizen's jury transform obesity policy?

Michelle HughesAug 17, 20151 Comment

A recent announcement that VicHealth will run a citizen's jury to look at solutions to obesity was not met with support from

The Health Wrap: The Vegemite news spread; On your bike (sans helmet); a chronic problem; funding medical research and teens' troubling mental health.

Kellie BissetAug 17, 2015

 

#cripcroakey: introducing Croakey readers to the wonderful, wild world of disability politics, policy & people

#cripcroakey: introducing Croakey readers to the wonderful, wild world of disability politics, policy & people

Marie McInerneyAug 14, 2015

Croakey is excited to be working with El Gibbs, who is today launching a crowd-funding campaign  – #cripcroakey - to fund a series of articles on disability and heal

The power of words: 'why we need to stop talking about inequality'

The power of words: 'why we need to stop talking about inequality'

Marie McInerneyAug 12, 2015

Winter hospital bed crisis – could we be doing better?

Marie McInerneyAug 11, 20151 Comment

Most non-urgent elective surgery in Adelaide's public hospitals was cancelled last week and some patients transferred to neighbouring regional hospitals after SA Health faced its

Forget Vegemite-based policy. Here are some sensible recommendations for reducing alcohol-related harms

Forget Vegemite-based policy. Here are some sensible recommendations for reducing alcohol-related harms

Melissa SweetAug 10, 2015

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Nine questions about the state of public health in Victoria: #HealthyPolitics

Nine questions about the state of public health in Victoria: #HealthyPolitics

Melissa SweetJul 30, 2015

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Physicians and public health experts issue last-ditch warnings against #TPP:

Physicians and public health experts issue last-ditch warnings against #TPP: "lives are at stake"

Melissa SweetJul 28, 20151 Comment

So here’s a question, or two. For months, we’ve been hearing many different experts and health organisations warning about the risks to health from the Trans-Pacific Partnership