Discover the latest health news about Swinburne’s research, teaching and student success stories.
Research reveals health toll of increasing loneliness
Thu 08 Nov 2018
Lonely Australians have significantly worse physical and mental health than connected Australians, according to a new study.
Coffee consumers in university settings
Wed 07 Nov 2018
Dr Jonathan Kingsley writes that universities should take the lead in reduction of disposable coffee cup use.
We asked five experts: are light dairy products better?
Dietetics lecturer Robyn Delbridge and other experts explain whether light dairy products are better for our health.
Mental health program trials at Swinburne
Wed 10 Oct 2018
In collaboration with Medibank, 70 students will trial an online mental health and performance solution created by Uprise.
Mental health service offers video therapy
Tue 09 Oct 2018
A Swinburne-led online mental health website offers free services including online therapy sessions.
LaunchVic funds Victorian medtech sector
Tue 02 Oct 2018
The Victorian Medical Device Partnering Program, led by Swinburne, is to receive $2 million funding for the medtech sector.
Treating body dysmorphic disorder
Thu 13 Sep 2018
New research sheds light on the relationship between body dysmorphic disorder and obsessive compulsive disorder.
Innovative program provides housing for homeless
Mon 27 Aug 2018
Swinburne research team makes important social impact on homelessness in Australia.
Making Community Connections
Fri 24 Aug 2018
Swinburne researcher Carolyn Wallace discusses how health services can engage more effectively with community by building on existing connections.
Rethinking the health and weight debate
Wed 22 Aug 2018
Swinburne researchers are part of a new wave of health professionals challenging the perception of health based solely on appearance and body weight.