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Latest news and events

Work-ready graduate gets the edge

Exercise and Sports Science graduate, Tom James-Wallace, secures a job after completing an internship with the WA Football Commission.

Targeted exercise helps fight cancer

ABC Catalyst meets a group of cancer patients who are experiencing extraordinary benefits from prescribed targeted exercise programs.

Funding boost for new approaches to cancer treatment

Projects to improve the detection and treatment of cancer have received $334,000 from the Cancer Council.

Exercise can improve cancer recovery and reduce health-care costs

Exercising before surgery not only improves patient outcomes, but can also help drive down the cost of healthcare. Dr Favil Singh explains how.

Exercise eccentrically for possible brain boost

A novel way of exercising may help slow the onset of dementia.

Latest university news

New appointments at Edith Cowan University

Professor Angela Hill and Maxine Plant have been appointed to senior roles at ECU in January 2017.

Older people who care for others live longer

Grandparents who care for their grandchildren live up to a five years longer than those who don’t according to new research from Edith Cowan University.

Chemical linked with bigger bubs

In a surprise finding, research from Edith Cowan University has found that one of the chemicals used in non-stick cookware is actually linked to increased birth weights for babies.

Edith Cowan University (ECU)

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Edith Cowan University (ECU)

The WAAPA Performance Program is out now! Download the 2017 program to see performances free concerts and other events featuring Western Australian…

Edith Cowan University (ECU)

The Dancer: From humble beginnings in the American Midwest to the toast of decadent Paris dancer Loie Fuller was driven by a singular passion for her …

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