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UWS makes over 11,300 offers to uni hopefuls

The University of Western Sydney is making the largest number of university offers in NSW and the ACT.


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Summer triggers for male eating disorders

Sun, sand and swimming may sound relaxing but for an increasing number of men summer is a stressful time as they grapple with concerns about body image.

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Back to school: How to choose those new shoes

Getting the right advice for buying new school shoes could save parents money and more importantly their kids from experiencing foot pain and foot problems.

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Happy birthday Triple J! Public forum looks back at 40 years of sound and impact

To mark the 40th birthday of 2JJ – now Triple J – media and popular music historian Dr Liz Giuffre will be speaking at a free public forum hosted by the Whitlam Institute.

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Back to school anxiety for families with children affected by food allergy

On the eve of the new school year, a UWS pilot study into Starting School with Food has provided valuable insights into addressing parental anxiety and improve the safety of children at school.


Research success stories

Tape measure wrapped around apple

Summer triggers for male eating disorders

Sun, sand and swimming may sound relaxing but for an increasing number of men summer is a stressful time as they grapple with concerns about body image.


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Study finds acupuncture benefits for range of cancer related symptoms

Cancer patients could benefit from acupuncture and other forms of Chinese medicine according to an expert presenting at the Clinical Oncology Society of Australia Annual Scientific Meeting.




Expert opinion

Milad Milani

Intolerance and blasphemy in the modern world

The tradition of freedom of expression on religious matters is not quite so venerable as many seem to imagine in the outcry at the killing of Charlie Hebdo journalists and cartoonists in Paris.


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The role of climate change in future bushfire risk

Fire ecologist Dr Matthias Boer, from the Hawkesbury Institute for the Environment comments on the impact of climate change on future bushfire risk in Australia.




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Human-Robot interaction study recruiting participants

As part of their research into human robot interactions, researchers are looking for participants to play with the LEGO Mindstorms robot.


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Australians urged to be on the lookout during Turtle Month

Australians are being urged to be on the lookout for turtles during November to help researchers better understand how to protect these native creatures.




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