Why Occupational Therapy in The University of Queensland (UQ)?

Calling out for students who are interested in the healthcare field! Do you know Occupational Therapists help people affected by injury or illness, psychological or emotional difficulties, developmental delays or ageing to overcome barriers that affect their ability to engage in the everyday activities that are meaningful and important to them. Occupational Therapists use a …

Girls in single-parent families at greater risk of obesity

In Australia, girls in single-parent families are at a higher risk of being overweight or obese than children in dual-parent families. This fits with recent research findings from the United States showing that children in single-parent households are at a higher risk of becoming overweight or obese than those from households with two parents. A …

Are nuts making you fat?

As a high-calorie, fat-rich food, it’s easy to see why weight-conscious individuals may hesitate to snack on nuts. However, closer inspection shows that nuts are not only energy and nutrient-dense powerhouses, but they can also help you control your weight. Deakin University lecturer and Institute for Physical Activity and Nutrition (IPAN) research dietitian Dr Sze-Yen …

Study Nursing | Five Unusual Career Ideas For Nurses

When most nursing students imagine their future job, it usually involves a hospital ward and a city setting. And there’s no denying that’s a rewarding career choice to work towards. But if you’re thinking about taking nursing in a different direction, you have plenty of interesting options. When most nursing students imagine their future job, …