Health

What to drink with dinner to get the most iron from your food (and what to avoid)

A drink with your breakfast, lunch or dinner can make your meal more enjoyable. But have you considered whether your…

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Gastro outbreak: how does it spread, and how can we stop it? A gastroenterologist explains

On Monday, Victorian health authorities released figures showing they’d received 389 reports of “gastro” outbreaks so far in 2021. The…

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Next month’s federal budget is the time to stop talking about aged care and start fixing it

Australia’s aged-care system is in a state of a disaster. The aged care royal commission’s final report, released last month,…

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How to actually fix a lost voice, according to science (hint: lemon and honey doesn’t work)

Losing our voice, having a hoarse voice, or having any difficulties with our voice can be challenging, especially for those…

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Could microdosing be as good as yoga for your mood? It’s not that big a stretch

Microdosing has become something of a wellness trend in recent years, gathering traction in Australia and overseas. The practice involves…

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Floods leave a legacy of mental health problems — and disadvantaged people are often hardest hit

Yet again, large swathes of New South Wales are underwater. A week of solid rain has led to floods in…

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