Alcohol, tobacco & other drugs in Australia

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Report from the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (14 August 2018): Read more here ‘Middle-aged Australians are the most likely to drink to excess, while young people are more prone to binge drinking.¬† The Australian Institute of Health and Welfare’s (AIHW) latest report¬†released this week, also found that the majority of Australians aged 14 […]

Rapid repeat pregnancy among women with intellectual and developmental disabilities

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CANFASD blog: (17 August 2018) The results of this study suggest that the rate of RRP is higher among women with intellectual and developmental disabilities, and a combination of social, health, and system disparities could help explain this increased risk. These findings highlight the need for comprehensive support around family planning and health reproductive choices […]