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The Ikea health hack you don't need an Allen key for - Body and Soul

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 23:12

Body and Soul

The Ikea health hack you don't need an Allen key for
Body and Soul
In fact, the store has everything you possibly need that we've more than often thought about moving in. But, while we all go to IKEA for #homeinspo (while also stopping by for those irresistible meatballs), the furniture giant has expanded into the ...

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Health Minister defends private healthcare price rises - 4BC

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 21:51

4BC

Health Minister defends private healthcare price rises
4BC
Consumers are facing yet another rise in private health insurance premiums this year, despite major government reforms designed to bring costs down. An average 3.9% rise is expected to come into force on April 1 this year. Steve Price speaks with ...

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Health and safety issues to consider when eating food served on wooden boards - ABC Local

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 21:02

ABC Local

Health and safety issues to consider when eating food served on wooden boards
ABC Local
The trend of food served on wooden boards can divide opinion across the table, but should diners be worried about them being unhealthy? Recently a restaurant in Birmingham, England, was heavily fined after ignoring advice from health inspectors ...

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Disconnect blamed for deteriorating health services - The Border Watch

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 15:19

The Border Watch

Disconnect blamed for deteriorating health services
The Border Watch
CHANGE NEEDED: Mount Gambier Liberal candidate Craig Marsh and Shadow Health Minister Stephen Wade, pictured at the Mount Gambier Hospital, believe the implementation of regional health boards promised by the Liberal Party will deliver better health ...

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Consumers to be slugged with $200 private health insurance price rises - The Sydney Morning Herald

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 04:51

The Sydney Morning Herald

Consumers to be slugged with $200 private health insurance price rises
The Sydney Morning Herald
"The Turnbull government now will have presided over a 25 per cent increase in private health insurance premiums and for average families that is $1000." Tony Bartone from the Australian Medical Association said private health insurance was simply not ...
Doctors call for plan to keep private health insurance premiums ...The Guardian
Health premiums to rise but at 15-year lowSBS
Private health insurance premiums to rise double the rate of inflationThe Australian
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Science being 'thrown out the window' in Australia's health policy, experts tell MPs - The Guardian

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 02:19

The Guardian

Science being 'thrown out the window' in Australia's health policy, experts tell MPs
The Guardian
Evidence-based science is being “thrown out the window” during the formation of health policy, a regulatory expert with the Australian National University, Prof John Braithwaite, has said amid concerns from consumer health groups about the therapeutic ...

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Science being 'thrown out the window' in Australia's health policy, experts tell MPs - The Guardian

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 02:19

The Guardian

Science being 'thrown out the window' in Australia's health policy, experts tell MPs
The Guardian
Evidence-based science is being “thrown out the window” during the formation of health policy, a regulatory expert with the Australian National University, Prof John Braithwaite, has said amid concerns from consumer health groups about the therapeutic ...

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Doctors call for plan to keep private health insurance premiums down - The Guardian

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 01:40

The Guardian

Doctors call for plan to keep private health insurance premiums down
The Guardian
The health minister, Greg Hunt, has said he is pushing private health insurers to deliver the lowest rise to premiums in almost two decades, but Australia's peak doctors' body says not enough is being done to keep premiums down long term. On Wednesday ...
Health premiums to rise but at 15-year lowSBS
Private health insurance premiums to rise double the rate of inflationThe Australian
Consumers to be slugged with $200 private health insurance price risesThe Sydney Morning Herald
The West Australian
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Doctors call for plan to keep private health insurance premiums down - The Guardian

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 01:40

The Guardian

Doctors call for plan to keep private health insurance premiums down
The Guardian
The health minister, Greg Hunt, has said he is pushing private health insurers to deliver the lowest rise to premiums in almost two decades, but Australia's peak doctors' body says not enough is being done to keep premiums down long term. On Wednesday ...
Private health insurance premiums to rise double the rate of inflationThe Australian
Consumers to be slugged with $200 private health insurance price risesThe Sydney Morning Herald
Health premiums to rise but at 15-year lowSBS
9news.com.au -The West Australian
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White House doctor has 'no concerns' over President Trump's mental health - NEWS.com.au

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 00:52

SBS

White House doctor has 'no concerns' over President Trump's mental health
NEWS.com.au
It was the first time a sitting president has undergone such testing, Dr Jackson said, as he answered extensive questions from reporters about everything from how much TV Mr Trump watches to his prostate health. Dr Jackson said the test, known as the ...
Trump 'healthy', no cognitive issues: doctorSBS
Trump's doctor says he's in 'excellent health,' but the numbers tell a different storyBusiness Insider
Trump Is Surprisingly HealthyThe Atlantic
TIME -Vox -The Guardian
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Antioxidants are great for your health... except when they become bad for your health - 9Coach (blog)

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 23:03

9Coach (blog)

Antioxidants are great for your health... except when they become bad for your health
9Coach (blog)
"Antioxidants" and "free radicals" emblazon hundreds of products at your local supermarket. You probably have a vague idea the former are good for you, and the latter are bad… even if you're not exactly sure why. The answer lies in the word ...

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Trump 'healthy', no cognitive issues: doctor - SBS

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 23:02

SBS

Trump 'healthy', no cognitive issues: doctor
SBS
Trump already takes 10 milligrams daily of Crestor, a cholesterol-lowering medication, which Jackson said he plans to increase. The president's daily regimen includes low-dose aspirin of 81 milligrams, a 1-milligram pill of Propecia against male ...

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Police, mental health services under scrutiny after fire death of mentally ill Goldfields woman - ABC Online

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 22:15

ABC Online

Police, mental health services under scrutiny after fire death of mentally ill Goldfields woman
ABC Online
Counsel assisting the coroner, Stephanie Teoh, told the inquest Ms Quartermaine's health had deteriorated rapidly on the day before her death. She was ejected from a supermarket near her home in the Kalgoorlie suburb of Mullingar at about 10:00am on ...

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Almost 75% of people on mental health program left without NDIS support - The Guardian

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 21:33

The Guardian

Almost 75% of people on mental health program left without NDIS support
The Guardian
Hundreds of Australians in a support program for severe mental health issues are falling through the cracks of the national disability insurance scheme, renewing fears that the landmark reform is leaving gaps in psychosocial services. The federal ...

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Almost 75% of people on mental health program left without NDIS support - The Guardian

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 21:33

The Guardian

Almost 75% of people on mental health program left without NDIS support
The Guardian
Hundreds of Australians in a support program for severe mental health issues are falling through the cracks of the national disability insurance scheme, renewing fears that the landmark reform is leaving gaps in psychosocial services. The federal ...

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7 weird health tips that are actually true - Health24

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 05:44

Health24

7 weird health tips that are actually true
Health24
These seemingly strange health practices and tips can contribute to your health and wellbeing in unexpected ways. 0. Related. 10 small changes for a healthier family in 2018 · 10 proven benefits of exercise · 7 health trends of 2017. When you were a ...

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Private health insurance sector calls for increase to Medicare levy surcharge - The Guardian

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 03:36

The Guardian

Private health insurance sector calls for increase to Medicare levy surcharge
The Guardian
“Australian health funds are acutely aware of the need for budget repair … as such, this budget submission does not request any additional government funding and instead focuses on the opportunity to address sustainability through sensible policy ...
Private health insurers should improve 'useless' products, not punish people who avoid them: AMAThe Sydney Morning Herald

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Private health insurance sector calls for increase to Medicare levy surcharge - The Guardian

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 03:36

The Guardian

Private health insurance sector calls for increase to Medicare levy surcharge
The Guardian
“Australian health funds are acutely aware of the need for budget repair … as such, this budget submission does not request any additional government funding and instead focuses on the opportunity to address sustainability through sensible policy ...
Private health insurers should improve 'useless' products, not punish people who avoid them: AMAThe Sydney Morning Herald

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