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09/20/2017
Mysterious flesh-eating ulcer cases soar on Mornington Peninsula - The Age


The Age

Mysterious flesh-eating ulcer cases soar on Mornington Peninsula
The Age
When Ella Crofts began feeling a dull ache in her right knee, the last thing she imagined was that a flesh-eating ulcer was chewing through her skin. SHARE; Share on Facebook SHARE; Share on Twitter TWEET; Link. Ella Crofts contracted Mycobacterium ...
Flesh-eating ulcer attacks Vic teen's kneeThe Australian
Girl struck down with flesh-eating disease mysteriously plaguing Victoria9news.com.au
Flesh Eating Disease Affecting Victorians At An Alarming RateHit 107
Daily Mail
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09/19/2017
What you need to know about changes to the Pap smear test - ABC Online

ABC Online

What you need to know about changes to the Pap smear test
ABC Online
The move, slated for early December, will improve early detection and save lives, experts say. But before you start celebrating: the end of the Pap smear won't mean the end of invasive examinations. Pap smears aren't usually a highlight on women's ...
HPV test beats pap smears for detecting cervical cancer, trial showsThe Sydney Morning Herald
HPV test more effective than Pap smear for cervical cancer screening, study finds9news.com.au
There's a Much Better Option Than Pap Smears For Detecting Cancer, Evidence ShowsScienceAlert
Huffington Post Australia -Business Standard -BuzzFeed News -Starts at 60
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09/19/2017
Victorian mother Sarah Hawthorn remains in induced coma after contracting flu while pregnant - ABC Online

ABC Online

Victorian mother Sarah Hawthorn remains in induced coma after contracting flu while pregnant
ABC Online
A Victorian woman who recently gave birth remains in an induced coma after contracting influenza while pregnant, as an extraordinarily high number of flu cases prompts calls for stronger vaccines, and free shots for more people. A fundraising webpage ...
New mum fights for life after catching fluPerth Now
New mother fights for her life against the flu, unaware she has given birthSBS
Flu mum Sarah Hawthorn doesn't know she gave birth as she fights for lifeHerald Sun
The Guardian -Her.ie -The Age -9news.com.au
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09/20/2017
An 'alarming' discovery has been made about Australia's monster goldfish - the Irish News

the Irish News

An 'alarming' discovery has been made about Australia's monster goldfish
the Irish News
Australia has a problem with goldfish. Specifically, that they're releasing harmful nutrients into Australian rivers, uprooting and consuming vegetation, overeating, and blocking waterways. And new research suggests that problem could be about to get ...
Mutant goldfish sparks warnings for AussiesYahoo7 Be

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09/20/2017
Flu season more 'severe this year' - Sky News Australia

Sky News Australia

Flu season more 'severe this year'
Sky News Australia
Australia's chief medical officer says there has been a significantly higher number of flu cases than normal in people who have been vaccinated. Professor Brendan Murphy said this season's vaccine, selected by the World Health Organisation, gave ...
Top doctor warns pregnant women over deadly fluThe Australian
Free flu shots for children would save lives and moneyThe Age
Flu vaccine not as effective as past years, says chief medical officerSBS
ABC Local -Herald Sun -Australian Journal of Pharmacy (registration) (blog) -Pharmacy News
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09/19/2017
A diet break aids weight loss: study - The Australian

The Australian

A diet break aids weight loss: study
The Australian
Taking a break from dieting may improve weight loss, a study suggests. Australian researchers found people who took a two weeks on, two weeks off approach to weight loss shed more kilos. They also kept it off for longer than those who dieted ...
Building 'Breaks' Into Your Diet Could Help You Lose More WeightHuffPost UK
University of Tasmania researchers find intermittent dieting the key to weight lossNEWS.com.au
Why stopping your diet (for a while) may boost your weight lossToday.com
Express.co.uk -NDTV -The West Australian -India Today
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09/19/2017
Vision of better care for older Australians at risk - Australian Ageing Agenda

Australian Ageing Agenda

Vision of better care for older Australians at risk
Australian Ageing Agenda
The time has come for Australia to start having important community discussions about aged care, writes Jan Adams. The projected increase in the number of Australians aged 65 and over to be in excess of 8 million by 2054-55 will more than double today ...
Aged care complaints increase on previous year, but welcomed by commissionerABC Online
Rise in aged care complaintsSky News Australia

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09/20/2017
New medical centre gives premature babies fresh hope - 9news.com.au

9news.com.au

New medical centre gives premature babies fresh hope
9news.com.au
When a baby is delivered extremely prematurely there are no guarantees he or she will survive. But thanks to advances in modern medicine tiny little newborns like Harry Campbell have a fighting chance. His mother, Belinda, was in only her 27th week of ...
Miracle baby Harry is finally going homeTen Eyewitness News

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09/18/2017
Hospitals and health groups demand 20 per cent soft drink tax - The Sydney Morning Herald

The Sydney Morning Herald

Hospitals and health groups demand 20 per cent soft drink tax
The Sydney Morning Herald
A 20 per cent tax on sugary drinks is being proposed by Australia's leading health organisations as part of a tough new strategy to tackle obesity, which they now say poses a greater risk to the nation than smoking. A coalition of 34 high-profile ...
Government needs to get tougher on junk food advertising and soft drinks, experts sayABC Online
Malcolm Turnbull rejects joint calls for a sugar tax to counter Australia's obesity crisisNEWS.com.au
Sylvia Jeffreys: Sugar tax debate highlights government's desperation9news.com.au
SBS -Sky News Australia -Moree Champion -CHOICE
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09/20/2017
Greenwood mun paralysed in freak tree fall - Perth Now

Perth Now

Greenwood mun paralysed in freak tree fall
Perth Now
A GREENWOOD woman has been told she may not walk again after falling out of a tree while trying to retrieve her pet cat. Rachel Roberts has had no feeling from her waist down since losing her footing on a branch and tumbling three to four metres to the ...

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