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Release date: 
18/12/2014

Today, fewer people are dying from pneumonia and diarrheal diseases in India, according to a new, comprehensive analysis of trend data from 188 countries. 

 

It is with much sadness that we mark the passing away last week of Professor Wang Hai Yan, a member of our external Research and Development Advisory Committee (RADAC).

Release date: 
15/12/2014

The Australian health system could save millions of dollars a year using a multi-pill that combines heart, stroke, blood pressure and cholesterol medications, researchers have found.

There is need for developing strategies targeted at young individuals to prevent incidents of premature mortality, says a new study by the George Institute for Global Health, India.

The George Institute for Global Health India's Smart Health intervention is designed to demonstrate that technology and process innovation can help reduce the burden of  cardio-vascular diseases in rural India.

BBC Highlights The George’s Driving Change program.

Release date: 
02/12/2014

Structured exercise including resistance training and walking helps people recover from Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder as well as other mental health conditions, a new study has revealed.

Release date: 
21/11/2014

As mobile technology has been getting advanced nowadays, smartphones not only improve the efficiency of communications, but also boost the efficiency of health management especially for those living in resource-limited areas.

Xuejun YIN is a research assistant at The George Institute China. She’s been with the institute for over 2 years. For the next 3 years, she has a clear plan--“work hard to become a senior researcher.”

Release date: 
16/11/2014

People with kidney failure undergoing dialysis will see little difference to their overall quality of life if they undergo extra hours of dialysis, a new study has found.

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