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The relationship between exercise and mental health

Research on the relationship between exercise and mental health has abounded in recent years, cementing the importance of physical activity for a positive outlook and a healthy mind. The debilitating side-effects. Moreover, studies have demonstrated that 15 minutes of running per day can reduce the risk of major depression by approximately 26%. Even if you […]

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Using Telehealth to Improve Mental Health Care

At a time when technology shapes and drives almost every aspect of day-to-day life, the rise of telehealth services for mental health care is hardly surprising. Telehealth refers, broadly, to the use of communication technologies and information exchange platforms – such as PCs, mobiles, tablets, and other digital devices – to access health care services […]

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How to Access Mental Health Care Services under Medicare in Australia

Mental illness is the third most prevalent medical condition plaguing Australians, behind heart disease and cancer. That’s why local governments around the country have set up initiatives with the goal of coordinating with each other to provide mental health care for those who need it the most. Additionally, the Federal government has the ‘Better Access’ […]

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