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melbourne marooned march

Melbourne Marooned March

Remarkably, "Dads Who Care" a facebook group, are organising a March In Melbourne to support the play.  They are getting people to meet at Federation Square on the 21st of September, at 12pm, then...
how to cope with schizophrenia            

How to Cope With Schizophrenia            

Hearing a diagnosis of schizophrenia from your doctor can be very well catastrophic. That means you may be ruining your overall function in society, straining your relationships, and feel other people’s emotions. That doesn’t...
what tim fischer’s cancer tells us about the impact of agent orange on other vietnam veterans

What Tim Fischer’s cancer tells us about the impact of Agent Orange on other...

Fischer believed his immunity broke down a lot more quickly as a direct consequence of his exposure to Agent Orange in the Vietnam war. AAP/Alex Murray Much loved former deputy prime minister Tim Fischer, who died last...
the science behind diet trends like mono, charcoal detox, noom and fast800

The science behind diet trends like mono, charcoal detox, Noom and Fast800

Mono dieters restrict their intake to one food or food group per day. Alliance Images/Shutterstock Every year a new batch of diets become trendy. In the past, the blood group, ketogenic,  Pioppi and gluten-free diets were...

Melbourne Marooned March

Jaimes Walch from the group "Dads Who Care", is bringing the locally written, suicide prevention play Marooned to Corowa, but yesterday he had an idea. Across the country there are many groups tackling the issues...
how often should i get my teeth cleaned?

How often should I get my teeth cleaned?

Teeth cleaning at the dentist can remove plaque that regular brushing and flossing can’t. From shutterstock.com If you went to your dentist for a check-up and dental clean in the last year, give yourself a...
will eating chicken reduce your risk of breast cancer?

Will eating chicken reduce your risk of breast cancer?

While this research has merit, it doesn’t exactly tell us eating chicken reduces risk of breast cancer. From shutterstock.com You might have seen headlines recently claiming eating chicken reduces a person’s risk of breast cancer. These reports...
why do i dwell on the past?

Why do I dwell on the past?

Dwelling on the past, like writing in a diary, is part of being human and helps us form our identity. But not all memories are helpful.shutterstock Many of us enjoy writing in a diary,...
no, eating chocolate won’t cure depression

No, eating chocolate won’t cure depression

If you’re depressed, the headlines might tempt you to reach out for a chocolate bar. But don’t believe the hype. from www.shutterstock.com A recent study published in the journal Depression and Anxiety has attracted widespread media attention. Media...
supermarkets put junk food on special twice as often as healthy food, and that’s a problem

Supermarkets put junk food on special twice as often as healthy food, and that’s...

Supermarkets may discount junk foods to capitalise on the ‘impulse buy’. From shutterstock.com Half-price chips, “two for one” chocolates, “buy one get one free” soft drinks: Australian supermarkets make it very easy for us to...