Workplaces should incorporate physical activity into daily tasks to improve productivity, enable Australia’s ageing population to continue working and prevent chronic diseases, new research finds.
By Yasmine Phillips | Research; Business, management and law; Health
During semester break, nine Physiotherapy students stepped off a plane into the riot of colour, sounds and smells that is Kathmandu, Nepal. It was to be home for the next month.
By Arianne Chavez | Campus and community; Feature; General; Health
Lung cancer patients who undertake one to four weeks of supervised exercise training before surgery have fewer post-surgery complications and go home earlier, a new systematic review has found.
By Yasmine Phillips | General; Research; Health
A series of stories on women undertaking significant research and development in Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics and Medicine (STEMM).
By Arianne Chavez | Campus and community; Research; Health
Have you ever wondered what it’s like to step out on the oval in front of a crowd of fans? For Curtin student and Fremantle Dockers’ first draft pick Hayley Miller, it was a life-changing moment.
By Anita Shore | Campus and community; Health | Leave a comment
Get a free student-led pre-exercise screening for readiness to exercise, and an assessment of cardiorespiratory fitness. All fitness levels welcome. No running required, but come dressed to move!
By Curtin University | Campus and community; General; Health
WAIT alumnus Dr Thomas Shannon reflects on his lifelong passion for understanding how the body works, and how he has applied his knowledge in diverse settings from healthcare to Hollywood.
By Zoe Taylor | Alumni news; Health; Physical sciences and mathematics; The arts and creative industries | Leave a comment
Curtin University is well represented in the AFL’s Women’s League with four current students and an alumna playing in the Fremantle Dockers AFLW team.
By Lauren Sydoruk | Campus and community; General; Education; Health
Curtin University researchers have examined the link between neck posture and neck pain in adolescents.
By Susanna Wolz | General; Research; Health
New research by Curtin University has examined the relationship between pain beliefs and low back pain (LBP) in baby boomers, finding poorer beliefs are associated with greater disability.
By Susanna Wolz | Research; Health