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Cairns dental patients warned: get tested

Patients of a Cairns dental clinic are being urged by Queensland health authorities to undergo testing for infectious diseases such as hepatitis and HIV. Problems with infection control practices were identified at private dental clinic Essential Dental for Life, following assessments by the Tropical Public Health Unit and the Office of the Health Ombudsman. “Although… Read More »

Ready to get your hearing tested? Here's why you may want to bring someone with you

Good for you. You knew you weren’t hearing as well as you used to and scheduled an appointment with a hearing care professional. Just by taking this small step, you’re already part of a savvy group of people who proactively take charge of their hearing health. A family member can offer useful inputat a hearing healthcare… Read More »

AI-based software tested for role in aiding radiotherapy

Artificial intelligence now is being used to support planning in radiation therapy, reducing the time needed to manually delineate structures on multiple images. Radiotherapy treatment planning is using software that employs AI in two Finnish hospitals, with the hope that it will be more accurate and faster in planning procedures and plotting how therapy will… Read More »