This March, Endometriosis Australia are calling for everyone to ‘March into Yellow’ to raise awareness of endometriosis and encourage public discussion on the largely invisible illness. Endometriosis affects more than 830,000 women in Australia and occurs when tissue similar to the uterus lining forms outside of the womb, growing around the ovaries, bowel and pelvis…

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February is Ovarian Cancer Awareness month, dedicated to raising much needed awareness and funds for research to improve management of this deadly disease and providing support for women diagnosed and their families. This week, we spoke with Professor Anna DeFazio – the Sydney-West Chair in Translational Cancer Research, The University of Sydney and Director of…

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Regulatory codes, compliance teams, acronyms and writing gut-wrenching patient case studies were probably the first and hardest things to get my head around when I jumped headfirst into the healthcare industry and life at VIVA! Communications almost four years ago. As a Brit coming Down Under from an in-house role in the sports industry, there…

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New resource enabling biopharma industry to navigate access & reimbursement landscape across 26 countries GLOBALHealthPRTM (GHPR) – the world’s largest independent health and science communications agency partnership – has today launched the Global Guide to Market Access – an invaluable industry resource providing local insights into the biopharmaceutical reimbursement landscape in 26 countries. VIVA! Communications…

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Osteoporosis Australia rebrands as ‘Healthy Bones Australia’ & launches educational resource hub Osteoporosis Australia announced its official rebrand as ‘Healthy Bones Australia’ today (Tuesday, February 9) to reinforce the importance of prevention, in response to the concerning 173,000 broken bones sustained by the Australian population last year. The patient organisation also called for Australians to…

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