World Cancer Day
February 4, 2019

Each year on February 4, communities come together for World Cancer Day - this year the theme is “I am and I will”.

Laureate Professor Rodney Scott and Associate Professor Saad Ramadan
January 23, 2019

Hunter researchers will help advance vital prevention and treatment methods for thousands of people living with multiple sclerosis (MS) following a funding announcement.

A quarter of young women who vape haven’t smoked cigarettes – yet
January 21, 2019

A new study has shown that more than one in 10 young Australian women have tried vaping and its popularity is a growing public health concern.

Dr Rachel Wong
January 14, 2019

Spikes and dips in blood sugar levels experienced in the daily management of diabetes can undermine mental abilities such as memory and attention span.

Mark Hughes and Dr Back
January 7, 2019

The Mark Hughes Foundation (MHF) is releasing an inaugural national grant round calling for innovation in brain cancer research.

George and Rose Rafty, with Dr Narelle Eather and Peree Watson (HMRI)
December 24, 2018

A new study being conducted by Dr Narelle Eather aims to change that scenario by providing more positive sporting experiences focused on player well-being.

Younger women unaware of increased cardiovascular disease risk
December 22, 2018

Pre-eclampsia can lead to serious heart health issues for women up to 10 years after childbirth and yet few are aware of the risks.

Professor Murray Cairns
December 19, 2018

Simple dietary changes and existing drugs used for other disorders could help ease the symptoms for millions of people currently living with schizophrenia.

Supporting the loved ones who people who use IceSupporting the loved ones of people who use Ice
December 19, 2018

A resilience and well-being program designed to help family and friends supporting loved ones who use crystal methamphetamine is set for a major expansion.

Medical research funding announced
December 12, 2018

Researchers from HMRI have received more than $12.4 million in federal funds to support 14 projects.