• Australia’s dementia crisis

    Emi Berry     |      May 7, 2022

    Half a million Australians have some form of dementia, and a million and a half more people are involved in their care, a figure expected to triple by 2050 as the population ages overall.

  • Thank you for the music

    Emi Berry     |      April 14, 2022

    Music not only helps us relax or have fun, but can actually improve our health.

  • Will we need a fourth shot for COVID?

    Emi Berry     |      February 24, 2022

    While coronavirus has fallen from the headlines of late, the pandemic continues to claim lives around Australia and the rest of the world. Will COVID vaccinations become an annual event, or have we had enough shots to last us a lifetime?

  • How many likes is your life worth?

    Emi Berry     |      December 4, 2021

    Thrill seeking selfie-hunters are risking drowning, attacks from wild animals, electrocution, lightning strikes and traffic accidents in pursuit of the perfect shot.

  • Taking the stress out of Christmas

    Emi Berry     |      November 30, 2021

    The run-up to Christmas can be stressful for a variety of reasons, but you can reduce your stress and make the most of the festive season by applying some of these helpful techniques.

  • Welcome to the “new normal”

    Emi Berry     |      November 3, 2021

    A panel of world-class experts discuss what the future looks like as we prepare to live with COVID-19.

  • What does the future of medicine look like?

    Emi Berry     |      September 3, 2021

    Artificial intelligence in ICUs and detecting cancer clones that may be resistant to treatment ahead of time could be the future of medicine.

  • Critical leadership in difficult times

    Emi Berry     |      August 4, 2021

    Truthfulness, acknowledging uncertainty and understanding the workforce are key leadership elements, say senior health leaders.

  • Understanding COVID’s arms race against itself

    Emi Berry     |      July 29, 2021

    The fast spreading Delta variant of COVID-19 may not be the last threat posed by the fast-mutating disease as it spreads around the world.

  • Falling down

    Emi Berry     |      May 9, 2021

    Every year around the world, more than 684,000 people die as a result of a fall, and 172 million more are left with short- or long-term disability, but UNSW researchers say implementation of new fall prevention strategies could help save lives.

  • Fighting the virus – and the President

    Emi Berry     |      April 17, 2021

    During the inaugural David Cooper Lecture, Dr Anthony Fauci shared fascinating insights into the HIV/AIDS epidemic in the 80s, the global response to COVID-19 and the politics of anti-vaxxers.

  • Lying on your resume could land you in court

    Emi Berry     |      December 30, 2019

    The new year might encourage plans for a fresh career, but while everyone paints a positive picture of themselves on their resume, actual lies about qualifications and accomplishments can constitute fraud and invite criminal sanctions.