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NRL kicks off mental health program

The Liberal National government is investing $660,000 over three years into the National Rugby League’s (NRL) Indigenous All Stars, State of Mind program. The initiative hopes to deliver mental health and resilience workshops to more than 500 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, including Indigenous All Stars players, youth summit …

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Out-of-pocket pain: the $10,000 issue

A national survey by the Consumers Health Forum of Australia has found that out-of-pocket medical bills exceeding $10,000 have become commonplace for patients with breast cancer and certain chronic conditions. The ‘Out of Pocket Pain’ survey drew 1,200 responses, many from people shocked to learn that despite having health insurance …

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