While you were sleeping
When we dream, we get so absorbed by our fantasies that the external world is shut out, even though the brain can still process sensory information.
Old habits die hard
Pandemic-induced stress can result in the return of unhealthy behaviours, but there are ways to minimise the effects.
Shining a light on sleep
Artificial light is tricking our bodies into thinking it’s day when it’s night, and that’s not a good thing for our body clocks or our health.
Nasal spray fat fight hope
A simple nasal spray may help control appetite, burn fat and reduce weight.
A study has shown that those with a high risk of drug-resistant epilepsy should be considered early for non-drug therapies.
A higher state of consciousness
An interdisciplinary project aims to unlock one of the world's greatest mysteries, and potentially advance our understanding of machine learning.
Coping without coffee
Many people experience a tense pain in their heads when they're withdrawing from caffeine. Here's why?
Straight to the heart
Although the “normal” heart rate is anywhere between 60 to 100 beats per minute, there’s increasing evidence a rate at the lower end of the spectrum is better for you.
Tackling truck drivers asleep at the wheel
A new study aims to identify periods of increased sleepiness to reduce the risk of fatigue-related accidents on our roads.
Mind over matter - the dictates of pain
When it comes to understanding – and remedying – chronic physical pain, the answers could indeed be ‘all in the mind’.
Medical doctor, Phd candidate in cardiology
Professor, Nutrition Dietetics and Food
Professor, Department of Diabetes
Research Fellow, Psychology
Professor (Research), Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Biomedicine Discovery Institute
Research Fellow, Clinical Epidemiology
Research Fellow, Turner Institute for Brain and Mental Health
Professor, Psychology, Turner Institute for Brain and Mental Health
Professor (Research), Psychology
Associate Professor, Psychology
Associate Professor, Monash Institute of Cognitive and Clinical Neurosciences
Professor, School of Philosophical, Historical and International Studies
ARC Future Fellow, School of Physics and Astronomy
Professor, School of Electrical and Computer Systems Engineering
Research Fellow, Medicine, Nursing, and Health Sciences