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University of Canberra researchers start company to trial new cancer drug

University of Canberra researchers start company to trial new cancer drug

Friday 12 February | Source: Sydney Morning Herald

that University of Canberra researchers have launched a new company which will take clinical trials of a drug, hoped to prevent the spread of cancer within the body, to Canberra Hospital. Read more

PM Malcolm Turnbull hands down 2016 Closing the Gap report

PM Malcolm Turnbull hands down 2016 Closing the Gap report

Thursday 11 February | Source: ABC News

The Federal Government released its 2016 Closing the Gap report yesterday, saying it is a chance to "recommit to equality" after the findings showed Australia is failing to meet its goals on the progress of Indigenous affairs. Read more

Government considers private sector delivery of Medicare

Government considers private sector delivery of Medicare

Wednesday 10 February | Source: Sydney Morning Herald

Medicare payments and other health benefits could be delivered by the private sector under a major health proposal being considered by the Turnbull government. Read more

Hugh Jackman has fifth skin cancer removed

Hugh Jackman has fifth skin cancer removed

Tuesday 9 February | Source: ABC News

Australian actor Hugh Jackman is urging people to use sun protection after having a fifth skin cancer in two years removed from his nose. Read more

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