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Emergency Department triage of children points to need for better training
Emergency Department triage of children points to need for better training August 30, 2015 (0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5)

A Victorian study has revealed inconsistent accuracy with Emergency Department triaging of low to moderate urgency presentations involving children. This study is the first to assess the accuracy and reliability of the use of the Australasian Triage Scale (ATS), since ... Read More »

Saving mothers from deadly haemorrhage
Saving mothers from deadly haemorrhage August 29, 2015 (0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5)

While Australia may be one of the safest places on earth to give birth, new research is now focussing on severe postpartum haemorrhage which continues to be a rare and mysterious killer. A collaboration led by University of Technology Sydney ... Read More »

Needs of low SES regional students
Needs of low SES regional students August 28, 2015 (0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5)

A study into the learning and wellbeing needs of low socio-economic status students in regional Australia has received a $424,174 funding boost from the Australian Research Council’s 2015 Linkage Project scheme. The project is a collaboration between the University of ... Read More »

Five tips for parental guilt
Five tips for parental guilt August 27, 2015 (0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5)

Do you ever feel guilty about your parenting? UQ Triple P Innovation Precinct Head Mr John Pickering shares his top tips on dealing with parental guilt. Read more on The Conversation and listen to his interview on ABC Sydney 702 ... Read More »

Engagement not punishment is key to good behaviour in schools
Engagement not punishment is key to good behaviour in schools August 27, 2015 (0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5)

Corporal punishment, detention, suspension and expulsion are bywords associated with traditional and historic ways of maintaining discipline in schools in a bid to promote good student behaviour. But a UniSA partnered study has found when it comes to classroom discipline, ... Read More »

Mobile phones and kids’ sleep
Mobile phones and kids’ sleep August 26, 2015 (0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5)

Study investigates the effects of mobile phone emissions on the sleeping patterns of kids and teens. A world-first study investigating the effects of mobile phone emissions on the sleeping patterns, brain activity and cognitive performance of children and adolescents will start ... Read More »

Toppling furniture: Anchor it and protect a child
Toppling furniture: Anchor it and protect a child August 25, 2015 (0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5)

Small children have died or suffered serious injuries from unstable furniture that has tipped over. You can help prevent death or serious injury to small children from toppling furniture. Hazards Injuries and deaths Consumer research – April 2015 Safety tips ... Read More »

Body image concerns not just for girls
Body image concerns not just for girls August 24, 2015 (0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5)

Researchers from ACU’s Institute for Health and Ageing have found that Australian boys as young as eight are trying to lose weight and gain muscle. The year-long study found that boys feel body image pressure just as much as girls, ... Read More »

Novel way of protecting male reproductive cells and addressing male infertility
Novel way of protecting male reproductive cells and addressing male infertility August 23, 2015 (0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5)

A team of researchers from the National University of Singapore’s (NUS) Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine has demonstrated for the first time that hydrogen sulphide (H2S) could protect testicular germ cells, which are male reproductive cells, against heat-induced injury, ... Read More »

Want to boost your toddler’s development? Put a toy chicken on your head!
Want to boost your toddler’s development? Put a toy chicken on your head! August 22, 2015 (0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5)

Parents who joke and pretend with their children are teaching them important life skills, research by the University of Sheffield has revealed. The study showed that children as young as 16 months old naturally learn the difference between joking and ... Read More »







 
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