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How to reduce anxiety during the festive season

festive season

It may be Christmas, generally this is when everybody should be jolly, but what if you feel like the original Grinch? We’ve asked naturopath, nutritionist and Eagle Natural Health Advisor Teresa Mitchell-Paterson for some simple tricks to help you, and your family, enjoy the festive season.

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Vaccine could give hope to breast cancer patients

breast cancer

Australian researchers are working on a revolutionary vaccine to help people in their fight against breast cancer and gastric cancer.

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How to make sure to get the (good) fats your body needs

omega 3

Many of us think that ‘fat’, is a dirty word. But, as healthcare professional Gerald Quigley explains, fat is an essential part of our diet, with many health benefits. He explains how to incorporate it into your lifestyle.

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Why you need Omega 3 for disease prevention

omega 3

Healthcare professional Gerald Quigley explains why Omega 3s are so important for good health.

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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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Hope for new pancreatic cancer treatment

pancreatic cancer

A new “breakthrough” drug approved to treat breast cancer could be used as a powerful weapon against aggressive forms of pancreatic cancer.

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The Movember Foundation asks you to imagine a ‘life without the men you love’

movember

New research from Movember reveals that the modern man most values his ‘personal relationships’ the ‘little things’ in life and ‘true love’ – sparking an important conversation about the need to stop men from dying too young. 

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Survey shows Aussies inspired to get healthy, but life gets in the way

healthy eating

A revealing new survey from LiveLighter has painted a stark picture of the health of Australian adults – we’re heavier than we think, we’re too busy to cook, healthy eating is difficult to achieve, we’re still not eating enough veggies and some of us do no exercise at all, but there is a positive as well.

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Healthy Ageing is on the Breakfast Menu for Australia

healthy ageing

Breakfast really is the most important meal of the day, kick starting your metabolism, improving overall concentration and helping Australian’s age healthily.

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Humans better than robots for surgery

robots

New UK & US studies find robots do not improve the patient’s health when compared to manual operations.

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