High rates of adverse physical and mental health in children held in detention on Nauru, retrospective study shows

By ANMJ Staff|
March 22nd, 2023|

A wide range of health issues have been observed in children and young people seeking asylum who were subjected to offshore processing. A sample of asylum [...]

Unions get behind ‘Yes’ campaign on Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Voice to Parliament

By ANMJ Staff|
March 15th, 2023|

In 2023, Australia will hold a referendum to decide whether an Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Voice should be enshrined in the Constitution. If supported, [...]

Government shines light on ‘confronting’ gender equality challenges

By ANMJ Staff|
March 8th, 2023|

Australian women face a range of gender issues and challenges throughout their lives, including experiencing higher rates of sexual violence than men, carrying out more [...]

Not so super: Government urged to pay superannuation on parental leave

By ANMJ Staff|
March 8th, 2023|

Australian women are retiring with about $50,000 less in super savings than men and will continue to lose thousands of dollars until superannuation is paid [...]

Glam Nurses and midwives from across the country marched for universal health at this year’s Mardi Gras

By ANMJ Staff|
February 25th, 2023|

Eighty nurses and midwives from across Australia joined the glitter and glam marching in tonight’s Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras Parade. The nurses and [...]

Women’s health experts appointed to tackle ‘Medical Misogyny’

By ANMJ Staff|
February 1st, 2023|

Growing evidence and medical research has shown women often suffer poorer health outcomes because of systemic issues in healthcare delivery. Women disproportionately experience delayed diagnosis, [...]

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