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This International Women’s Day, Jan Muhunthan presses for progress.

Women with bigger waists relative to their hips face a proportionately greater risk of experiencing a heart attack than men who have a similar ‘apple shape’. US TV show TODAY talks about our new research from The George Institute for Global Health at the University of Oxford.

Media release: 
01/03/2018

Nestle announced today the removal of its controversial 4.5 Health Star Rating for Milo pending the outcome of the Federal Government’s review of the HSR system.

Media release: 
28/02/2018

Women with bigger waists relative to their hips face a proportionately greater risk of experiencing a heart attack than men who have a similar ‘apple shape’, new research from The George Institute for Global Health at the University of Oxford has found.

Digital health leaders from around the globe have met at the inaugural International Digital Health Symposium in Sydney to learn from different global approaches to digital innovation that are inclusive, evidence-based, and support sustainable, high quality health and care. 

"I wanted to work with people committed to helping others live longer and healthier lives, focusing on the leading cause of death and disability worldwide – non-communicable diseases."

Media release: 
22/02/2018

They’re billed by ALDI as the best school lunch box essentials, but an analysis of its back to school processed snack range has found many are high in sugar, salt and saturated fat.

 
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Wednesday, 21 February, 2018 - 09:00

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Media release: 
08/03/2018

It’s known as the silent killer and takes more lives than the annual road toll.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples are still dying 10 years earlier on average than other Australians. Despite Federal, State and Territory governments’ commitment to the Closing the Gap, progress has been unacceptably slow.

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