Discover the latest health news about Swinburne’s research, teaching and student success stories.
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.
What do next generation condoms look like?
Thu 16 Aug 2018
Dr Simon Cook asks - why don’t we have a condom that people actually want to use?
Swinburne researcher awarded NHMRC funding
Wed 15 Aug 2018
Professor Susan Rossell receives National Health and Medical Research Council funding to conduct research into improving cognition in mental illness.
Next-generation condom secures $1 million funding
A next-generation hydrogel condom developed with Swinburne research has secured a $1 million NSW Medical Devices Fund grant.
NHMRC funds Swinburne aged care mental health trial
Mon 13 Aug 2018
The program aims to improve the mental health of residents in aged care facilities by involving family members, staff and student counsellors.
Organic, grass-fed and hormone-free: does this make red meat any healthier?
Tue 31 Jul 2018
Farming methods may have a small impact on the nutritional profile of some red meats, but it's unlikely to make a difference to our health, says dietetics e
PhD candidate honoured for Alzheimer’s research
Mon 30 Jul 2018
The Alzheimer Medal recognises Greg Kennedy’s examination of ways in which exercise may slow cognitive decline as we age.
We asked five experts: is cheese bad for you?
Tue 24 Jul 2018
Regina Belski and other experts break down cheese.
Cinnamon oil could be key in preventing superbugs
Thu 12 Jul 2018
Swinburne researcher Dr Sanjida Topa is investigating the role of traditional agents in the fight against superbugs.