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Hope for Better Quality of Life for Tourette’s Patients

After trying a dozen different medications, Chris, a Brisbane man who was diagnosed with debilitating Tourette’s Syndrome at age 12, is part of an Australian-first medicinal cannabis trial. For the past 16 years, the condition has impacted all aspects of Chris’ life, including his mental health. This trial has offered Chris more than hope. It’s offered a future.

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Impact Magazine

Impact Magazine: Issue 65 | Spring 2019

This issue covers how a clinical trial has made the world of difference to Chris, a young man suffering from debilitating Tourette’s Syndrome; a new trial treating painful kidney stones, and new imaging techniques for a more accurate diagnosis of cancer in the lymph nodes for prostate cancer patients.

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Events

Straight to the Heart: Cardiac Research Saving Lives

Life-changing research conducted at St Andrew’s War Memorial Hospital and Wesley Hospital is playing a major role in patients’ outcomes and their recovery post-cardiac surgery.

Researchers Dr Jonathon Fanning and Exercise Physiologist Jenna Taylor will discuss their innovative research designed to get patients back on their feet; returning to work and life sooner.

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Events

Prostate Cancer Research: Targeting Improvements in Men’s Health

Prostate cancer is the third most common cancer death in Australia, with 20,000 diagnoses and close to 3,300 deaths each year. At this special Advocates Event, Urologist Dr John Yaxley, alongside Interventional Radiologist, Dr Nick Brown will shine the spotlight on two important areas of prostate cancer treatment: accurate and timely diagnosis and post-surgical care.

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Wesley Medical Research

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