• Dr Whelan said another benefit was that participants were able to more easily include their families

    Online speech therapy gives brain injury sufferers a voice

    An online program delivering targeted treatment to people suffering from speech disorders after brain injury is the focus of a University of Queensland study.

    14 September 2018
  • Drug and alcohol use in young people

    UQ researchers have long been interested in the topic of substance abuse, whether alcohol, tobacco, narcotics or prescription drugs, and have been researching the subject from a variety of perspectives.

    13 September 2018
  • What the health: Fasting - health fix or fad?

    Dr Veronique Chachay from UQ's School of Human Movement and Nutrition Sciences explains the long history of fasting and the more modern approach to fasting for metabolic health issues.

    13 September 2018
Image: Former State of Origin forward Ben Ross suffered a broken right humerus in a charity arm-wrestling competition with fellow ex-footballer Wendell Sailor.

In the wake of Ben Ross’s shocking broken arm live on The Footy Show last night (11 June), The University of Queensland Telerehabilitation Clinic has issued simple steps for those witnessing similar injuries.

12 June 2015
Images courtesy Brad Jones Racing

The demands of a big race can make some motorsports athletes go to water – and that’s where the University of Queensland comes in.

11 June 2015

A University of Queensland clinical scientist has won a prestigious European award for potentially life-saving antibiotic drug therapy research.

9 June 2015
Coaching for wins or coaching for progression?

Each week University of Queensland School of Human Movement and Nutrition Sciences coaching and sports psychology experts offer their opinions on five sports topics where mindgames are at the forefront.

5 June 2015
Pregnancy: A discrepancy between the ideal and reality has been established as a known trigger for depression and anxiety.

The role that stigma around mental health plays in the stress of a pregnancy – and birth complications - has been thrust into the spotlight by a study from researchers at The University of Queensland.

4 June 2015
This will be Australia’s first telerehabilitation clinic, and among the first in the world.

The possible beneficiaries of the ground-breaking University of Queensland Telerehabilitation Clinic are limited only by imagination – and certainly not by geography or mobility.

4 June 2015
The game behind the game

Each week University of Queensland School of Human Movement and Nutrition Sciences coaching and sports psychology experts offer their opinions on five sports topics where mindgames are at the forefront.

1 June 2015
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A University of Queensland health expert has labelled the practice of inspecting children’s lunchboxes at school as both “perverse” and unlikely to improve children’s health.

29 May 2015
Dr James Kirby has commenced a new study to examine the link between self-compassion and parenting.

The struggle of parenting is real, but are mothers and fathers making the situation worse by failing to give themselves sufficient credit?

26 May 2015
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Three hundred Brisbane adults aged over 65 years are set to benefit from a $1.3 million joint Burnie Brae Centre and University of Queensland project to boost strength and balance.

26 May 2015

A “nightmarish” vision of a future in which technology makes physical education more boring, judgmental and narrow is driving a new study by a University of Queensland academic.

25 May 2015
Judges described Black and Proud as “dynamic and evocative”.

One chapter closes and another begins for University of Queensland’s Dr Gary Osmond – currently in the news for two of his books.

21 May 2015
Black and Proud cover art

One chapter closes and another begins for University of Queensland’s Dr Gary Osmond – currently in the news for two of his books.

21 May 2015
Being quicker between the ears can often be the most valuable form of speed

Each week University of Queensland School of Human Movement and Nutrition Sciences coaching and sports psychology experts offer their opinions on five topics where mindgames are at the forefront.

15 May 2015
Diabetes comes at a significant cost to the community, both emotionally and financially

A review of treatment limitations affecting 380 million diabetics worldwide has seen University of Queensland researchers featured in one of the highest-impact journals in science.

14 May 2015
A UQ body image expert is warning the ‘Dad bod’ craze is probably a load of baloney.

It’s whipped social media into a lather, yet a University of Queensland body-image expert is warning the ‘Dad bod’ craze is probably a load of baloney.

14 May 2015
Jefferson Mac and his guide dog Ice

Psychology graduate Jefferson Mac likes to joke that his orientation work with incoming students at The University of Queensland is a case of “the blind leading the blind”.

11 May 2015
It's the game inside

Each week University of Queensland School of Human Movement and Nutrition Sciences coaching and sports psychology experts offer their opinions on five sports topics where mindgames are at the forefront.

9 May 2015

If your social life is in need of a makeover, The University of Queensland could help in less than eight hours.

8 May 2015
A UQ study has found the more time we spend with people from another nationality the more empathy we have for them.

The more time we spend with people from another nationality the more empathy we have for them, University of Queensland research has found.

8 May 2015
UQ researchers have discovered how calcium is transferred into mother’s milk.

Breakthrough research at the University of Queensland has unlocked a mysterious process essential to breastfeeding.

7 May 2015
Children who are good at understanding the mental perspectives of others are rated by their peers as being popular at school.

Children who are sensitive to the thoughts and feelings of others are more popular in the playground, according to new research from The University of Queensland.

24 April 2015

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