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Serious look at baby chiro needed: health experts

Calls are growing to review spinal manipulation on babies after footage emerged of a Melbourne chiropractor performing the treatment on a two-week-old boy. The video posted to Cranbourne Family Chiropractic's Facebook page last August showed the baby being dangled upside down ...

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NSW Liberals, opposition promise more nurses, midwives

Thousands of extra nurses and midwives will be recruited to care for patients across New South Wales hospitals in a pre-election sweetener announced by the state government. NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian on Sunday said 5000 nurses and midwives will be ...

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Put care above the pursuit of profit: ACN

Profit must not come first in aged care. That’s what the Australian College of Nursing’s (ACN) message to the Senate Community Affairs References Committee boiled down to. Adjunct Professor Kylie Ward provided evidence to the committee’s inquiry on ‘Effectiveness of ...

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Women with ovarian cancer push for research funds

Women with ovarian cancer wish they could form a sea of teal to lobby for more research funding but they die too quickly, politicians have heard. New data collated by Ovarian Cancer Australia shows research into breast cancer received four ...

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