Health & Wellbeing

Research
23 April 2015

In this research paper the Commission has identified and assessed opportunities to improve the operation of Australia's health care system. This is based on a roundtable the Commission held with...

Audio
20 April 2015

If climate change is making the planet sick, then what does this mean for the human beings who inhabit it?

Research
20 April 2015

This report investigates and provides recommendations for improving end of life care with a particular focus on advance care planning.

Audio
18 April 2015

Harper Review of Competition policy panel member Su McCluskey explains how a new approach to competition and choice in government services could be a win-win for taxpayers and for those who need...

Research
16 April 2015

Explores the increase in obesity over a 36 year period to 2013 and investigates the impact of obesity on different birth cohorts.

Research
15 April 2015

A focus on women who gave birth, and the babies who were born, in New Zealand in 2012.

Research
15 April 2015

To assist in the development of the National Diabetes Strategy, the Federal Government has released this consultation paper and invites submissions from the public.

Research
14 April 2015

This report looks at the life transition period between childhood and adolescence, and the critical windows of opportunity to influence healthy behaviour.

Research
14 April 2015

The report shows a broad overview of cancer survival in New Zealand, and provides information for 24 cancers.

Research
14 April 2015

Reviews aged care directives (ACDs), considering, in particular, aspects of their use for patients in residential aged care.