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Health - Aug 14, 2018
Australians who used illicit cannabis for medical reasons did so mainly to treat chronic pain, mental health, sleep and neurological conditions like epilepsy or seizure disorders, a new report shows A survey of 1,744 Australians funded by the University of Sydney's  Lambert Initiative for Cannabinoid Therapeutics  used a cross-sectional online survey of individuals self-reporting the use of cannabis for therapeutic reasons within 12 months.
Health - Aug 13, 2018
Health

A BioPen that uses special ink to 'colour in' and treat eye wounds has taken a giant leap towards being commercially available, after the NSW Medical Devices Fund awarded its creators $1.1 million.

Health - Aug 10, 2018
Health

Text messaging to control blood pressure in diabetics and mobile phone apps to support medication use are among the digital health programs led by a new University of Sydney research centre launched today in Westmead.

Mathematics - Aug 9, 2018
Mathematics

In a rare honour, Professor Geordie Williamson has delivered a 'brilliant lecture' at the International Congress of Mathematicians.

Health - Aug 8, 2018
Health

A spike in vaccination has been announced, following the re-emergence of the deadly Feline Panleukopenia Virus (FPV) and an awareness campaign, but with the kitten season approaching there is no ro

Innovation - Aug 7, 2018

The University of Sydney is joining forces with the NSW government and leaders in the tech industry on a major new innovation precinct to generate jobs and cement Sydney's reputation as the innovation capital of Australia.

Health - Aug 13, 2018
Health

Medical researchers are calling for the word 'cancer' to be dropped from some doctor-patient conversations in a bid to reduce patient anxiety and harm from over-treatment.

Art and Design - Aug 9, 2018

Sydney College of the Arts and the Sydney Underground Film Festival present a series of events led by the hottest local and international talent in independent filmmaking, with nominees competing for the coveted Dead Oscar.

Administration - Aug 9, 2018

The University of Sydney Vice-Chancellor responds to criticism published in the Daily Telegraph, defending the reputations of academic staff and explaining that freedom of expression and respect are critical to the University's culture.

Health - Aug 8, 2018
Health

A new University of Sydney trial offers coaching and peer support to help people newly diagnosed with dementia cope with their prognosis and stay active and involved in their lives and community.

Life Sciences - Aug 6, 2018

Can art change the brain? In a word: yes.





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