Getting to the heart of cardiac failure care in regional settings

By Ben Rodin|
April 22nd, 2022|

A university-led project aims to improve access to treatment for heart failure for people living in regional and remote areas. The project, I-HEART (Implementation of [...]

How Music therapy can support patients during their healthcare journey

By Ben Rodin|
January 20th, 2022|

Music therapy can have a significant impact on the health and wellbeing of patients at the Austin Health’s Olivia Newton John (ONJ) Cancer Wellness & [...]

Australians spend more on musculoskeletal injuries than any other healthcare issue

By ANMJ Staff|
August 25th, 2021|

Australians are spending more money treating musculoskeletal injuries than “any other condition, disease or injury,” a new report from the Australian Institute of Health and [...]

Research reveals potential benefits of online behaviour therapy for young children

By ANMJ Staff|
June 11th, 2020|

Online behavioural therapy could improve young children’s functioning, a study has shown. The study from University of NSW (UNSW) School of Psychology focused on rural [...]

Reducing antipsychotics is a ‘blunt instrument’

By Ben Rodin|
March 6th, 2020|

An experienced nurse practitioner labelled the potential reduction in the use of antipsychotic medication a “blunt instrument” for dying patients suffering from dementia during a [...]

Mindfulness app improves mental health in Indigenous communities

By ANMJ Staff|
September 29th, 2019|

A unique Indigenous mindfulness app is helping Aboriginal communities tackle stress and maintain mental health. The Ngaanyatjarra Pitjantjatjara Yankunytjatjara Women’s Council (NPYWC) and Smiling Mind [...]

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