Discover the latest health news about Swinburne’s research, teaching and student success stories.
The link between insomnia and mental illness
Thu 24 Mar 2016
Swinburne's Dr Jo Abbott explains how sleep problems can also create a loop of mental illness
The health benefits of dark chocolate
Swinburne researchers have good news: dark chocolate is good for you.
Swinburne launches Living Lab
Thu 17 Mar 2016
Solutions for the health of older adults will be the focus of Swinburne’s new Living Lab.
Reducing Indigenous prison rates
Tue 15 Mar 2016
Australia needs to change its approach to assessing Indigenous prisoners, says Dr Stephane Shepherd.
Students want course flexibility and career development
Fri 04 Mar 2016
New survey results show how critical it is for Australian universities to focus on graduate employability.
Swinburne offers new Occupational Therapy course
Thu 03 Mar 2016
Swinburne is expanding its health science offerings, with a Master of Occupational Therapy.
New technique could benefit Alzheimer's diagnosis
Thu 18 Feb 2016
Swinburne researchers have developed a technique for measuring a biomarker for early stage Alzheimer's disease.
Why innocent people confess under interrogation
Tue 09 Feb 2016
Swinburne's Diane Sivasubramaniam explains why some people confess to crimes they didn't commit.
Fulbright scholarship takes Dr Shepherd to the USA
Mon 21 Dec 2015
A prestigious scholarship has allowed Dr Shepherd to spend twelve months researching overseas.
Games on tablets transfer to real-life skills
Thu 17 Dec 2015
Research has found that skills kids learn on touchscreen apps can be transferred to real life.