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What to eat if you’re a shift worker

Shift work can throw a spanner in the works when it comes to your metabolism and sleep pattern. However, eating the right foods at night time may help your body cope better and reduce fatigue.

Workplace wellness programs: Do they work?

This ABC News article explains that for workplace wellness programs to work, they need to be evidence-based and hold respect for employees at their core.

The unmet health needs of women in Australia

In early 2015, Jean Hailes conducted an online survey of women and health professionals to examine the perceived gaps in women's health information and services, understand the future health needs of women, and inform and collaborate with employers of women. Here we present the results of the survey.

Going back to paid work after baby

Let's talk about the unpaid work first! New research urges new parents to split household chores to avoid postnatal depression.

Women’s Health Week is back in 2016!

Find out how you can get your workplace involved in this fantastic online and on-the-ground event. All the action is taking place from 5-9 September.

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