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Go Hard, Go Early and Save Lives

Limiting people’s social movements outside their homes to all but essential activity is necessary to save lives.

Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Media Release  |  30 Mar 2020


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Preventative Health

It is a fundamental insight into the atomistic, individualistic responsibility that this minister puts onto a person taking them outside of their environment.

Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  19 Jun 2018


Medicinal Cannabis

Medicinal Cannabis Users Still at Risk of Prosecution Under Liberals

The most recent medicinal cannabis announcement raised the hopes of Tasmanians who thought they might be able to more easily access treatment, legally.

Andrea Dawkins  |  Media Release  |  26 Feb 2017


Medicinal Cannabis

Liberals' Medicinal Cannabis Mess

Andrea Dawkins  |  Media Release  |  24 Jan 2017


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Food Labeling to Tackle Obesity

The Australian Bureau of Statistics confirms Tasmania is Australia’s most obese state, with 32 per cent of adults obese and 67 per cent overweight.

Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  17 Nov 2016


Medicinal Cannabis

Medicinal Cannabis

Over the past two years, the Premier and Police minister have made a number of statements seeking to reassure Tasmanians who rely on medicinal cannabis.

Andrea Dawkins  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  12 Oct 2016


Medicinal Cannabis

Protection Needed for Medicinal Cannabis Users

Andrea Dawkins  |  Media Release  |  12 Oct 2016


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Business Over Health, Ferguson Must Resign as Minister

Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Media Release  |  29 Jul 2016


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Sugar Strategy Needed to Combat Obesity

Obesity is a major risk factor for cardiovascular disease, Type 2 diabetes, some musculoskeletal conditions and some cancers.

Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  16 Jun 2016


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Greens Alternative Budget 2016: Health a Priority Over Fictional Surplus

Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  1 Jun 2016