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WIN: Rebel Wilson’s “Pitch Perfect 3” movie tickets

Pitch Perfect

Anna Kendrick and Rebel Wilson headline the returning cast of Pitch Perfect 3, the follow-up to 2015’s blockbuster hit that took the honour of highest-grossing live-action movie-musical opening of all time.

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A ray of hope for pancreatic cancer

pancreatic cancer

A chemotherapy breakthrough could improve outcomes for pancreatic cancer patients writes Cheryl Critchley of the University of Melbourne.

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Don’t suffer pain in silence – prepare for the painkiller law changes

painkillers

As of February 1st 2018, codeine-based painkillers will no longer be available over-the-counter in Australia. While the change will bring Australia in line with most other Western countries, the change may leave some feeling anxious about the future of their pain management.

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WIN: Gary Oldman’s “Darkest Hour” movie tickets

Darkest Hour

Win double passes. Darkest Hour is a thrilling and inspiring true story which begins at the precipice of World War II as, within days of becoming Prime Minister of Great Britain, Winston Churchill (Academy Award nominee Gary Oldman) must face one of his most turbulent and defining trials: exploring a negotiated peace treaty with Nazi Germany,

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Top five tips for ongoing management of osteoarthritis 

osteoarthritus

With more than two million Australians estimated to have osteoarthritis, NPS MedicineWise reveals its top five tips to help manage and reduce the pain caused by the condition.

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How to make your own Australian native Christmas wreath

Christmas wreath

Want to make something with a bit more of an Aussie flavour this Christmas? Then why not make your own native Christmas wreath to adorn your front door.  

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Video: All I Want For Christmas – Carpool Karaoke

christmas

If you haven’t watched it yet, here it is! This is Carpool Karaoke from the US based Late Late Show. Carpool Karaoke is a segment in which James Corden and musical guests sing along to their songs whilst driving on a planned route in Los Angeles. This is one special piece just for Christmas…you might even

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New depreciation legislation for Australian property investors

property depreciation legislation

In one of the most dramatic changes to property depreciation legislation in more than 15 years, Parliament has passed the Treasury Laws Amendment (Housing Tax Integrity) Bill 2017 as at Wednesday 15th November 2017, with the Bill now legislation.

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Is apple cider vinegar really a wonder food?

apple cider vinegar

Folk medicine has favoured apple cider vinegar for centuries and many claims are made for its supposed benefits.

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Victoria legalises euthanasia

euthanasia

Tears were shed, hugs shared, and after more than 100 hours of fierce debate, history was made as Victoria legalised Australia’s only euthanasia assisted-dying scheme. Premier Daniel Andrews likes to boast that Victoria is leading the nation on many fronts, but on Wednesday he managed to succeed where other states have failed: he legalised assisted

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