14 November 2023

World Diabetes Day 2023

World Diabetes Day is celebrated on Tuesday 14 November 2023. The Charles Perkins Centre Type 1 Diabetes Node is at the forefront of diabetes research with impact.
07 November 2023

CPC Summer Research Scholarships 2023-24: Recipients announced

The Charles Perkins Centre’s Summer Research Scholarship program has awarded 19 scholarships to student researchers to work in its multidisciplinary Centre.
06 November 2023

The health benefits of reducing meat-based meals

For a substantial proportion of the population, a meal without meat may not quite feel like a meal at all. However, data from the Australian Bureau of Statistics and Australian Bureau of Agriculture and Resource Economics and Sciences show that meat consumption in Australia surpasses recommended daily amounts by 1.5 - 2 times.
06 November 2023

Introducing cruciferous vegetables to the breakfast table

Broccoli is a nutrient-rich vegetable superhero. It’s a rich source of vitamin C and vitamin K and, eaten raw, contains moderate amounts of several B vitamins and the dietary mineral manganese.