The world's largest study of diabetes peer support, where one person with diabetes helps guide others, has shown it can significantly lower blood pressure in patients with Type 2 diabetes and potentially reduce their risk of serious complications.
The University of Western Sydney has marked the start of construction on the new state-of-the-art science facility at the UWS Parramatta campus.
A record number of 3,709 pathway students are enrolled at UWSCollege this year, undertaking foundation studies as well as diploma programs in a wide range of areas.
At a formal ground breaking ceremony construction has officially commenced on One Parramatta Square (1PSQ) - the flagship University of Western Sydney Parramatta City Campus.
Grace Fava, Founder and President of the Autism Advisory and Support Service, is this year’s Women of the West. Melissa Radjenovic, founder of the Rotaract Club, is the Young Women of the West.
Research success stories
The world’s largest study of diabetes peer support has shown it can significantly lower blood pressure in patients with Type 2 diabetes and potentially reduce their risk of serious complications.
Sun, sand and swimming may sound relaxing but for an increasing number of men summer is a stressful time as they grapple with concerns about body image.
It looks to us like trees have no eyes, ears, heart, voice, nerves, lungs, intestines, blood or brain. But that's not entirely true. Trees are more like us than we might think... just not in ways you may expect.
In the face of increased competition from new media companies, there may be changes to current ownership restrictions to allow mergers between established television broadcasters, radio stations and newspapers.
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A new project to assist people in South West Sydney access services to detect and treat colorectal cancers will be lead by the UWS School of Medicine.
Parents interested in improving our understanding of the way children learn about language and the world are urged to contact the new UWS Babylab at Penrith.