Fluctuating temperatures significantly impacts Australia’s mortality rate

By ANMJ Staff|
May 19th, 2022|

A global study has attributed 1.75 million deaths per year to fluctuating temperatures. As the first quantifiable research of its kind, the study led by [...]

CALD communities lack support to protect health during COVID-19

By ANMJ Staff|
May 11th, 2022|

Migrants, refugees and Australians born with culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) backgrounds may have difficulty keeping up with constant changes in COVID-19 public health alerts, [...]

Midwife-led continuity of care program supports First Nations mothers and babies

By ANMJ Staff|
May 10th, 2022|

Midwife-led continuity of care throughout pregnancy, labour, birth and the early postnatal period achieves substantially better perinatal health outcomes, yet few First Nations women receive [...]

Survey aims to improve legal response to occupational violence

By ANMJ Staff|
April 28th, 2022|

A survey addressing workplace occupational violence aims to clarify what discourages nurses from reporting incidents to legal authorities, according to the nurse researcher leading the [...]

Evaluating dementia knowledge, attitudes, perceived skills and competence following dementia education and training in the Namaste Care program

By Sara Karacsony, Claire Eccleston and Melissa Abela|
April 28th, 2022|

Care programs aimed at improving quality of life for older people with dementia in Australian residential aged care facilities (RACF) are limited. Generally, few interventions [...]

‘It’s unfair’: Women stressed about financial security in retirement

By ANMJ Staff|
March 24th, 2022|

Many women are feeling stressed and anxious about the dent to their retirement savings from taking time out of the workforce to raise children and [...]

Three-quarters of Australians have long-term health conditions

By ANMJ Staff|
March 21st, 2022|

More than three-quarters of Australians had a long-term health condition in 2020-21, with almost half reporting at least one selected chronic condition, according to new [...]

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