The Common Good believes we all deserve a longer, healthier, better quality of life. We're partnering the community with researchers making discoveries to improve medical conditions.

The diseases and health challenges set to face 90% of us in our lifetime know no boundaries – and neither do we. By working together, we can solve humanity’s biggest health problems and make the world better for everyone.

Hour by hour, one discovery at a time

Latest Updates

Great Wall Challenge 2019!

Join us on the adventure of a lifetime in China to change the future of chronic illness!

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Ever cycled up Mt Coot-tha 45 times in one session?

It is exactly what Emergency Department Consultants, Dave Wood and Tom Hoey are about to do on Fri 19-Sat 20 Oct.. It is called the Everesting Challenge and they are doing it for their fellow Prince Charles Hospital colleagues

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Could a Foot Selfie Save Your Life?

If these feet could talk, what a story they would tell. All the places they have been, all the while carrying the weight of the world on them...

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In Hospital Experience:

Tackling Delirium

Help us create and app for the ICU of the future.

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In Heart research:

Driving healthcare forward

Clayton Semenzin has taken the leap from fuel pumps to heart pumps in a bid to save lives worldwide.

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In Heart research:

Your heart in our hands

This is research - The progression of the Bionic Heart. If you suffer from end-stage heart failure you may be fitted with a Ventricular Assist Device (VAD).

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In Bone research:

Dear Joint Cells: Keep Calm and Carry On With Carti-Nourish

Your heart is pounding in your chest and it feels like you cannot breathe; As you start to sweat, a wave of fear is washing over you. What is happening? you think as your mind starts racing...

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In Bone research:

Carb loading for better outcomes

Dr Jack Bell is recruiting patients now for a study on the effects of carbohydrates on hip patient’s recovery.

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