“We need a continued, comprehensive approach.”
Men who are diagnosed with a mental health condition in their lifetime can expect to live 10.2 years less than those who aren’t, and women 7.3 years.
Jobs that are overly demanding at the expense of family time put the mental health of employees’ children at risk, a new study led by ANU has found.
Major gaps in data are impeding the ability of Indigenous communities to gain a clear picture of their health and access to services.
Australians could have longer careers and be healthier in later life if workplaces were more age-friendly and promoted healthy lifestyles to their employees.
Smoking-related deaths among Indigenous Australians are likely to continue to rise over the next decade despite reductions in smoking over the past 20 years.
New research has found blood glucose levels even at the normal range can have a significant impact on brain atrophy in ageing.
A study led by ANU has found thousands of cases of type 2 diabetes could be prevented every year in Thailand if people stopped drinking sugary drinks every day.
Researchers say health experts and climate forecasters should work more closely together ahead of extreme weather events, to prevent the spread of infection.
ANU has released the fourth and final report of its ACT Asbestos Health Study into the health impacts of having lived in a house with loose-fill asbestos.
A third of Australian children aged 11-13 years say their fathers work too much, a new study led by ANU has found.
A study into the health of Indigenous children has found programs and policies to promote healthy weight should target children as young as three.