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A cup of Joe and you’re good to go!

Latte, cappuccino or short black, a morning coffee is an essential for many people looking to kick start their day. But while the humble coffee may be a vital feature of the daily grind, how much is too much?
9-May-2019 11:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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The art of the circus

From tightrope to trapeze, circus arts have long fascinated and inspired people of all ages. Now, research from the University of South Australia is revealing the true value of circus skills and their unique ability to deliver significant mental...
8-May-2019 10:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Surgery may lead to opioid dependency for more than 13,000 Australians each year

New research from the University of South Australia has found more than 13,000 Australians each year may be at risk of developing a persistent opioid habit following elective surgery.
17-Apr-2019 10:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Howzat! UniSA bowls over cricketers with new fatigue tracker

There’s a very good reason why 23 per cent of fast bowlers are sidelined with injury at any one time. Everything about their action is unnatural: the run up to the pitch at speeds of around 22 km/h, the jump, and a 128 km/h delivery all generate a...
7-Apr-2019 8:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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World first 3D-printed feet

It’s gory, sticky and undoubtedly on the nose, but a blend of icing sugar, chicken stock and flexible resin is proving to be the just the right recipe for creating realistic foot ulcers as part of a world-first podiatric training initiative at the...
29-Mar-2019 1:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Kicking goals for kids with autism

Ahead of World Autism Awareness Day on April 2, researchers from the University of South Australia are turning autism interventions on their head with a stand-out sports program that’s training coaches how to best achieve results for students with...
29-Mar-2019 12:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Tuck into colourful fruits and vegetables and see the light

A $5.7 billion global medical bill to restore sight for the estimated 45 million people with cataracts could be slashed in half by a diet rich in colourful fruits and vegetables, according to an international study.
25-Mar-2019 4:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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A nutty solution for improving brain health

Long-term, high nut consumption could be the key to better cognitive health in older people according to new research from the University of South Australia.
18-Mar-2019 8:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Children starting school? Don't stop the bedtime story.

24-Jan-2019 10:05 PM EST

Doing School Differently

Alternative schooling programs could deliver greater learning outcomes for young people who are struggling at school, according to University of South Australia researcher, Dr Thomas Stehlik.
22-Jul-2018 10:05 PM EDT

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The University of South Australia is a globally connected and engaged university helping to solve the problems of industry and the professions. We are also South Australia’s largest university with over 31,000 students located across six campuses. Our teaching is industry-informed, our research is inventive and adventurous. We create knowledge that is central to global economic and social prosperity. Our graduates are the new professionals, global citizens at ease with the world and ready to create and respond to change. We are Australia’s University of Enterprise.


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