Five things to eat or avoid to prevent type 2 diabetes
July 14, 2017

Drilling down to exactly what you should or shouldn’t eat to beat type 2 diabetes is confusing. Less fat? More protein? Less carbs? More wholegrains? Here is what the research suggests.

Laureate Professor Nick Talley
July 13, 2017

Researchers are reframing the global understanding and treatment pathways for Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) by urging practitioners to recognise that the condition is not just one disease, but in fact several.

Professor Peter Gibson
July 5, 2017

Severe asthma attacks were reduced by 40 per cent in a national clinical trial led by HMRI, using an antibiotic tablet to fight inflammation.

Amy Ashman
July 3, 2017

A nutrition project supported by nib foundation will use telehealth to bring a dietitian “virtually” into the homes of rural families who need help to improve eating habits.

Dr David Gillespie, Federal Assistant Minister for Health
June 29, 2017

A healthcare partnership that aligns three NSW health districts has been accredited as one of Australia’s first national Centres for Innovation in Regional Health

Hannah Brown
June 28, 2017

A new nutrition study is aiming to help pregnant women beat confusion related to how much carbohydrate they should eat

Professor Peter Greer
June 27, 2017

HMRI radiation oncology researchers are aiming to negate the need for CT scans when calculating prostate cancer treatment dosages

Man with headache
June 26, 2017

Professor Clare Collins reveals five things the research evidence indicates are worth trying to help manage or avoid headaches.

June 22, 2017

The Prevenar study is testing whether the pneumonia vaccine can reduce airway inflammation for better asthma management

HMRI Destiny Ball
June 19, 2017

The Hunter community’s generosity again came to the fore at the 2017 HMRI Ball on June 17, with record breaking funds raised.