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Children to be weighed and measured at school every two years in proposal to tackle obesity - ABC News
Children's height and weight would be measured every two years unless parents opt out as part of an ambitious proposal to tackle Australia's obesity epidemic. The proposal, made by the Global Obesity Centre (GLOBE) at Deakin University to a Senate ...
Compulsory weigh-ins at school as nine-year-old tips the scales at 178kg
Australian Schools Struggle With Obesity Epidemic As 9-Year-Old Tops Scale At 392 Pounds
School children to be weighted, measured in new obesity scheme
60% of People Change Their Eating Habits for This Reason - Care2.com
Trendy eating seems to be everywhere thanks to celebrity endorsements and social media influence, but are these diet fads all hype or do they actually lead to healthy living? In a bid to to discover which styles of eating might be worth attempting ...
You win some, you lose more
I quit sugar and carbs and accidentally dropped 10kg
Niki Bezzant: Dieting advice from 1966
Genetic researchers reverse wrinkles, hair loss in mice - The Straits Times
The Straits Times
The Straits Times
WASHINGTON (XINHUA) - A research team from the United States has identified a gene in mice that can reverse wrinkles and hair loss and could be applied to humans in the future, local media reported. "Wrinkled skin and hair loss are hallmarks of ageing.
It is now possible to reverse signs of ageing, says study
Study: Turning off a gene in cells can reverse skin wrinkles, hair loss in mice
Shattered dreams - Trinidad Guardian
Andrew Wakefield, the vaccine scaremonger who's snared supermodel Elle Macpherson - The Times
When I give lectures on the research cheat Andrew Wakefield I sometimes start with a PowerPoint presentation of pictures showing him accompanied by women. In the first slide his arm drapes around an adoring country singer. The next shows him at the ...
Gossip Queen: Australia tells The Body's new love to stay the Elle away
Controversial British doctor Andrew Wakefield's wife defends him
Timothy Caulfield on Elle Macpherson, anti-Vaxx nonsense, and the opportunity to engage
Diabetic women at greater risk of cancer than men: Study - Deccan Chronicle
According to a global review, women with diabetes are at greater risk of cancer than men. Researchers from The George Institute for Global Health also found diabetes (type 1 and type 2) conferred an additional risk for women, compared to men, ...
Diabetes ups cancer risk, especially in women, study finds
Diabetic Women At Higher Risk Of Developing Cancer: Top 5 Foods To Regulate Blood Sugar
Women with diabetes are 27pc more likely to develop cancer
Jean Purdy, the unsung mother of 6m IVF babies - The Times
As we prepare to mark the 40th anniversary of the world's first test-tube baby, it is time to celebrate Jean Purdy, the mother of in vitro fertilisation (IVF), who died before she could witness the astonishing impact of her work. In the four decades ...
The science of making babies: Marking the 40th birthday of the world's first 'test tube baby'
World's first test tube baby pays tribute to 'forgotten' pioneer of IVF
'We're just so lucky. My IVF baby changed my life'
Festival-goers at Splendour need STI test to get into VIP - Yahoo Lifestyle
Between hours of queuing, back-breakingly heavy bags and angsty security checks, getting into festivals can be a slog. But for revellers attending Splendour In The Grass this year, they'll be getting far more than a bag check. Festival-goers will be ...
Splendour in the Grass health expert reveals 1000 fans will have dangerous sex disease at festival
Romain: For seniors, preventing a fall is key - Austin American-Statesman
While everyone is at risk of tripping or stumbling, falls are one of the leading causes of injury and death among the elderly. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the National Center for Injury Prevention and Control, an ...