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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.

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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.

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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.

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Exercise eccentrically for possible brain boost

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

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Is hi-lo milk really better for you?

The health benefits of low-fat dairy products compared to regular fat dairy have been called into question by a new ECU study.

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Blazing a trail towards a career in media

A curiosity about the world and a desire to inform society is behind deafblind student Vanessa Vlajkovic’s decision to study journalism at ECU.

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Could more effective goals be the key to treating depression?

Helping people with depression set achievable, positive goals could help improve treatment options according to research from ECU.

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Students celebrate Silver Scholarships

Free tuition will help two high achieving ECU students get ready for careers in education and psychology.

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The only way we can really address the big challenges the world is facing from the human migration crisis to combating online hate speech we need to…

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Being a scholarship winner also gives you more motivation to work harder if you fail a unit the scholarship goes. Its made me work a lot harder and…

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