School of Chiropractic and Sports Science Research

Breastfeeding study finds need for iodine

November 19th, 2012

A study on pregnant and breastfeeding mothers by Murdoch University, Curtin and Flinders universities has found potential deficiencies for babies – most notably in iodine.

+ Find out more

High stakes for student raffle

November 14th, 2012

Chiropractic students are raffling a car to raise funds for a trip with the Hands on India team to supply health care to one of the poorest villages in India.

+ Find out more

German chiropractor achieves PhD across the miles

September 6th, 2012

Germany-based chiropractor Dr Alexander Ruhe had to contend with differing time zones and a full-time clinical job while completing his PhD from Murdoch University remotely.

+ Find out more

Back pain putting people off balance

November 18th, 2011

A Murdoch PhD candidate has demonstrated a direct link between back pain and its effect on a person’s balance.

Chiropractor Alex Ruhe said that there was already a known correlation between back pain and bad balance, but this is the first time a linear relationship has been demonstrated.

+ Find out more

The sky’s the limit in high-tech sports building

November 10th, 2011

Murdoch University has unveiled a state-of-the-art new building for the School of Chiropractic and Sports Science.

+ Find out more

Study will examine exercise and appetite links

May 25th, 2011

A Murdoch university academic is investigating how and why hunger tends to increase after exercise and whether there is any way that relationship can be severed.

+ Find out more

Murdoch research goes worldwide

March 18th, 2011

Murdoch University research is gaining global recognition through its online Research Repository, which has just ranked within the top 500 of world institutional repositories.

+ Find out more