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Sexy or sleepy? How red wine affects you

red wine

A study has confirmed that different kinds of alcohol have different physical and emotional effects on drinkers.

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Vietnam parasite may be killing war vets

Vietnam parasite

Research shows some Vietnam veterans may have been infected by a slow-killing parasite while fighting in the jungles of Southeast Asia.

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Partridge Family star, David Cassidy, dead at 67

David Cassidy

The Partridge Family star David Cassidy has died at the age of 67, according to his family.

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5 discoveries we can thank twins for

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Thirty-five years of twin research have led to incredible insights into how the environment and our genes impact our health, writes Catriona May of the University of Melbourne

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Telstra to refund 42,000 customers for not delivering promised NBN speeds

NBN

Telstra has offered to compensate 42,000 customers after failing to provide customers with the fast National Broadband Network ( NBN ) speeds they promised.

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Guide dogs – retraining the underdogs

guide dogs

Dogs that don’t graduate seeing-eye school are being trained up as special assistance dogs and helping people with younger onset dementia live fuller, happier lives writes Annie Rahilly of the University of Melbourne

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Brilliant Aussie gin advent calendar

gin advent calendar

“An Australian Craft Gin Advent Calendar? Brilliant!”. These exciting words are pretty much all David Box has heard recently while assembling his take on this tradition, one usually associated with kids and chocolates. Stand aside kids, it’s the grown-ups turn.

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Australian Researchers Working Toward Global Asbestos Ban

asbestos ban

To mark the launch of the National Asbestos Awareness Campaign (November) to raise vital awareness of the dangers of asbestos among Australian homeowners, renovators and tradies, the Asbestos Diseases Research Institute (ADRI) announced an international first in the campaign for a global ban on asbestos.

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5 stylish weekend fashion ideas

weekend fashion

From casual boho to chic classic, we have picked some very stylish mature ladies to give you your weekend fashion inspiration. Head to the food markets or a long lunch with the ladies and look fashion forward every step of the way.  Happy weekend!

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Your Free guide to Retirement Living

Are you thinking about downsizing and curious about the different types of retirement accommodation available? Everyone has different needs, priorities and budgets, which is why this comprehensive 12 page Retire Well guide is a very helpful guide for those contemplating a move to a seniors’ community. All you need to do is click the link

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