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Sleep apnoea led to snooze on wheelchair drive

More than 80 per cent of people with quadriplegic spinal injuries have sleep apnoea, but despite its significant effect on their lives, many don’t know they have it, Melbourne researchers have found. The researchers from The Institute for Breathing and Sleep (IBAS) at Austin Health and The University of Melbourne …

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TV to close the gap

A comprehensive new digital television network focused on health in indigenous communities will be rolled out across hundreds of health centres, as the federal government works with First Nations communities to ‘Close the Gap’ and achieve health equality. Funding of $3.4 million has been committed over the next three years …

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