News

December 1st, 2009

Exercise safely this summer

With summer here, anybody who is active needs to prepare for the hot conditions or run the risk of heat injury, warns Sports Medicine Australia.

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November 26th, 2009

Doping in Sport survey

Athlete support personnel play a significant role in anti doping activity. Under the 2009 World Anti Doping Code, athlete support personnel also have certain obligations in relation to anti doping.

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November 23rd, 2009

Sport and Exercise Medicine is a new medical specialty

Last week it was announced that the Australian Medical Council (AMC) listed Sport and Exercise Medicine as a new medical specialty.

Dr Andrew Garnham, Sport and Exercise Medicine Physician and

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November 6th, 2009

Physical Activity Conference wrap-up from the Heart Foundation

Trevor Shilton from the Heart Foundation has posted a wrap-up of the recent Seventh National Physical Activity Conference. The conference was a part of be active ’09, which also

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October 21st, 2009

Asics Medal awarded for research into healthy dads

Congratulations, University of Newcastle researcher, Associate Professor Philip Morgan who won the Asics Medal (Best Paper Overall) at the Be Active ’09 conference held in Brisbane last week. His research

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