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17 January 2018


Latest News

Heat stress kills more Aussies than all natural disasters combined

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The revelation that cricketers, including England captain Joe Root, were affected by heat stress during the record temperatures experienced during the Ashes series is a timely reminder to be mindful of Australia’s number one natural killer this summer...
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Predicting health from the shape of your face

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An international study has developed a new computer model that can predict the status of certain health characteristics just by analysing a person’s face and reports that...
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New voluntary assisted dying laws in Victoria

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On 29th November, Victoria became the first state in the country to legalise assisted dying for the terminally ill, after MPs voted to give patients the right to request a lethal drug...
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How diabetes in pregnancy affects baby’s heart

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Researchers have discovered how high glucose levels — whether caused by diabetes or other factors — keep heart cells from maturing normally...
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Which diets work best?

Is breakfast protein the secret to weight loss?

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Eating more protein, especially at breakfast, could be the key to achieving healthy weight loss, according to a new report released by CSIRO...
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What about intermittent fasting for weight loss?

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A new year often heralds the start of a new resolution to overcome the excesses of the festive season. Eating well is one of the first steps many of us take for better health at the beginning...
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Healthy diet can treat depression

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A pioneering new study shows that a tasty, Mediterranean-style diet rich in vegetables, legumes, fruit, nuts, fish oil and extra virgin olive oil can improve mental health in people suffering depression...
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Focus on migraine

What is migraine?

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Dr Rodrigues explains migraine, who gets it, how it's diagnosed, symptoms and triggers and the effect on quality of life...
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Migraine treatment

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Dr Rodrigues talks about what can be done to treat or manage migraines, prevention and treatment side effects...
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Botox treatment for migraine

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How can Botulinum toxin be used to treat migraine? Who is eligible for treatment and what are the side effects?
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Laughter is the Best Medicine!

"What do you do?" a young man asked the beautiful girl he was dancing with.

"I’m a nurse."

"I wish I could be ill and let you nurse me," he whispered in her ear.

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