Medicine & Health

 
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New imaging technique sets sights on multiple sclerosis

ELife SCiences | AUg 2019

Imaging mass cytometry is put to the test in multiple sclerosis to examine inflammatory lesions in whole brain tissue.

Hidden Figures

The Stand | Sept 2018

From finding work-life balance to nutrition during pregnancy, these are some of the stories behind the statistics for Women’s Health Week.

Fifty shades of green

The Stand | Nov 2017

Celebrated for its medicinal properties but recognised as a trigger for mental illness, the good and the bad of cannabis go hand in hand.

Oliver Sacks and the quirks of the mind

lateral magazine  |  dec 2016

He was a menace in the lab, but Oliver Sacks’ clinical compassion and insightful way with words inspired Clare Watson to keep an open mind while finding her niche.

How hot food can cool you down in summer

SBS science  |  nov 2016

Ever noticed that chilli is such a popular ingredient in hot countries?

Neurons send messages to neighbouring cells in the brain and on to the rest of the body along spindly axons (Image: Rachelle Balez)

Neurons send messages to neighbouring cells in the brain and on to the rest of the body along spindly axons (Image: Rachelle Balez)

What exactly happens in your brain when Alzheimer's Disease Strikes? 

SBS science  |  Sept 2016

Here's how you can understand what happens in the brain when it strikes.

Further reading

Giving Nurses a Voice | UOW Impact Makers Magazine | Sept 2018

chasing the black dog  |  lateral magazine  |  sept 2016

 

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