Discover the latest health news about Swinburne’s research, teaching and student success stories.
Dementia care meets virtual reality
Thu 18 Sep 2014
The world of virtual reality presents endless opportunities for people with dementia.
A closer look at occupational stress of working Australians
Wed 10 Sep 2014
The effect of work-related stress on the health and productivity of the working population has been identified as a major issue facing Australian society.
Swinburne research calls last drinks on alcohol misuse
Tue 26 Aug 2014
A collaborative project is aiming to find evidence-based, practical solutions to help minimise the alcohol related damage inflicted on Victorian communities
First online wellbeing program for gay and lesbian youth
Thu 21 Aug 2014
Research has shown gay and lesbian young adults experience higher rates of mental health problems when compared to their opposite-gender attracted peers.
Study reveals why you can't fix what you can't see
Sun 17 Aug 2014
It is generally believed that societal pressures play a large role in body-image disorders, but a Swinburne study has found why people obsess over their fla
Family violence response must tackle all forms of abuse
Tue 12 Aug 2014
Reducing family violence requires targeting all forms of abuse
It's not as good as it gets for OCD sufferers
Mon 11 Aug 2014
The Swinburne Psychology Clinic offers relief for people suffering from obsessive-compulsive disorder.
Why some children wake up delirious from anaesthesia
Fri 08 Aug 2014
One of the major risks associated with anaesthesia in children is a clinical phenomenon known as emergence delirium.
Don't blame the booze, it's zero tolerance on violence that's needed
Adjunct Associate Professor Mike Keane says cultural violence needs to be addressed and the people who are committing the violence need to be dealt with.
Swinburne researcher finalist in Premier's Design Awards
Wed 06 Aug 2014
A revolutionary sleep system to prevent sleep apnoea is in the running for a prestigious design award.