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Prostate Cancer Foundation of Australia video on exercise and cancer

Prostate cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer in Australia. There are thousands of men currently undergoing treatment for prostate cancer. One effective treatment is called hormone therapy. It stops the cancer growing by reducing testosterone levels. Unfortunately, hormone therapy has some side effects that make life difficult for the men who take it.

Free personalised nutrition advice

The Master of Nutrition and Dietetics program at ECU provides free, student-led dietetic consultations for adults who would like help in understanding and managing their general health or chronic diseases.

Recovering arm function in stroke survivors

Research study aims to determine the effectiveness of cross-training in upper limb motor and functioning in stroke survivors using eccentric strength training.

Weight loss for prostate cancer patients

Participants required for prostate cancer research study.

Why infants fall in the water

PhD candidate Carolina Burnay from the School of Medical and Health Sciences won the People's Choice Award at Universities Australia's Pitch It Clever Competition.

Latest university news

ECU grows two Tall Poppies

A pair of outstanding ECU researchers have been recognised for their work to reduce the burden of chronic disease.

Student films cross borders at Gala premiere

Edith Cowan University’s emerging filmmakers are exploring the world of stand-up comedy, dealing with dementia, and the consequences for naughty children when Santa becomes unhinged.

Graduating trio keep it in the family

Graduation was a family affair for a Perth mother and her two daughters who joined more than 1300 graduates at Edith Cowan University (ECU) graduation ceremonies over the weekend.

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Spring is definitely springing 🌱 check out the Geraldton Wax blooming on our Joondalup Campus! 📸 | photo taken by Glerisse Escrimadora Natividad

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See a selection of artworks from ECU's Permanent Collection, showing at Gallery 25 on our Mount Lawley Campus until 21 October.

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Can we harness genetic testing in sport for good and not compromise on fairness in sport? Professor Greg Haff, Exercise Science researcher and…

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