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Hobart grandmother's journey from diabetes candidate to health instructor - The Mercury

Tue, 01/09/2018 - 13:08

The Mercury

Hobart grandmother's journey from diabetes candidate to health instructor
The Mercury
“When you change your mindset to wanting to live a healthy, active lifestyle, it becomes your choice.” Told she had borderline type two diabetes, Ms Willis undertook a program offered at the Hobart Health Hub. It took a holistic approach to health ...

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Hobart grandmother's journey from diabetes candidate to health instructor - The Mercury

Tue, 01/09/2018 - 13:08

The Mercury

Hobart grandmother's journey from diabetes candidate to health instructor
The Mercury
“When you change your mindset to wanting to live a healthy, active lifestyle, it becomes your choice.” Told she had borderline type two diabetes, Ms Willis undertook a program offered at the Hobart Health Hub. It took a holistic approach to health ...

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Hobart grandmother's journey from diabetes candidate to health instructor - The Mercury

Tue, 01/09/2018 - 13:08

The Mercury

Hobart grandmother's journey from diabetes candidate to health instructor
The Mercury
“When you change your mindset to wanting to live a healthy, active lifestyle, it becomes your choice.” Told she had borderline type two diabetes, Ms Willis undertook a program offered at the Hobart Health Hub. It took a holistic approach to health ...

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Hobart grandmother's journey from diabetes candidate to health instructor - The Mercury

Tue, 01/09/2018 - 13:08

The Mercury

Hobart grandmother's journey from diabetes candidate to health instructor
The Mercury
“When you change your mindset to wanting to live a healthy, active lifestyle, it becomes your choice.” Told she had borderline type two diabetes, Ms Willis undertook a program offered at the Hobart Health Hub. It took a holistic approach to health ...

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Hobart grandmother's journey from diabetes candidate to health instructor - The Mercury

Tue, 01/09/2018 - 13:08

The Mercury

Hobart grandmother's journey from diabetes candidate to health instructor
The Mercury
“When you change your mindset to wanting to live a healthy, active lifestyle, it becomes your choice.” Told she had borderline type two diabetes, Ms Willis undertook a program offered at the Hobart Health Hub. It took a holistic approach to health ...

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Tasmanian health heavyweights call for sugar tax - The Mercury

Tue, 01/09/2018 - 13:01

The Mercury

Tasmanian health heavyweights call for sugar tax
The Mercury
With hospitals already bursting at the seams, rising rates of obesity, high numbers of smokers and an ageing population threaten to make the public health service unsustainable, health experts say. The State Government's Healthy Tasmania plan does not ...

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Tasmanian health heavyweights call for sugar tax - The Mercury

Tue, 01/09/2018 - 13:01

The Mercury

Tasmanian health heavyweights call for sugar tax
The Mercury
With hospitals already bursting at the seams, rising rates of obesity, high numbers of smokers and an ageing population threaten to make the public health service unsustainable, health experts say. The State Government's Healthy Tasmania plan does not ...

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Tasmanian health heavyweights call for sugar tax - The Mercury

Tue, 01/09/2018 - 13:01

The Mercury

Tasmanian health heavyweights call for sugar tax
The Mercury
With hospitals already bursting at the seams, rising rates of obesity, high numbers of smokers and an ageing population threaten to make the public health service unsustainable, health experts say. The State Government's Healthy Tasmania plan does not ...

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Tasmanian health heavyweights call for sugar tax - The Mercury

Tue, 01/09/2018 - 13:01

The Mercury

Tasmanian health heavyweights call for sugar tax
The Mercury
With hospitals already bursting at the seams, rising rates of obesity, high numbers of smokers and an ageing population threaten to make the public health service unsustainable, health experts say. The State Government's Healthy Tasmania plan does not ...

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Tasmanians-first call to fill health job shortages - The Mercury

Tue, 01/09/2018 - 13:01

The Mercury

Tasmanians-first call to fill health job shortages
The Mercury
“That's your pipeline for future health care in Tasmania.” A large number of nurses are reaching retirement age as hospital bed numbers expand, the Australian Nursing and Midwifery Federation says. State secretary Emily Shepherd said their experience ...

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Work as one on health - The Mercury

Tue, 01/09/2018 - 13:01

The Mercury

Work as one on health
The Mercury
This is what today's instalment of our Tassie 2022 series is all about — some thought-starters for readers, health workers and policymakers about where we need to be going in terms of ensuring our health and aged-care sectors are ready for the ...

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The perfect portion: A guide to healthy plating up - The Sydney Morning Herald

Tue, 01/09/2018 - 12:12

The Sydney Morning Herald

The perfect portion: A guide to healthy plating up
The Sydney Morning Herald
News & Views · Life & Relationships · Health & Wellbeing · Beauty · Fashion · Celebrity · Home · The Optimist · The Store · Fitness · Wellbeing · Nutrition · My Day on a Plate · Home · Lifestyle · Health & Wellbeing. January 9 2018 - 11:13PM. Save ...

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Muscle and bone strength in youth a predictor of old age health: study - Herald Sun

Tue, 01/09/2018 - 09:01

Herald Sun

Muscle and bone strength in youth a predictor of old age health: study
Herald Sun
Program director of social epigenomics and population health at AIMSS, Dr Sharon Brennan-Olsen is preparing to pool data of more than 27,000 young adults, who have been followed for at least 20 years across a number of international studies, to ...

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The swallowable sensor getting to the guts of digestive health - SBS

Tue, 01/09/2018 - 06:01

SBS

The swallowable sensor getting to the guts of digestive health
SBS
A swallowable sensor that detects intestinal gases has been found to be safe to use in people, paving the way for new approaches to diagnosing gut problems. Updated Updated 11 hours ago. An electronic capsule invented by Australian scientists has ...
RMIT University develops pill-sized device to help gut healthHerald Sun
Swallowable sensors reveal mysteries of human gut healthScience Daily
Measurements for a healthy gut | Nature ElectronicsNature
Nature -RMIT University
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Parents urged to reward children with smartphone use amid mental health concerns - SBS

Tue, 01/09/2018 - 06:01

SBS

Parents urged to reward children with smartphone use amid mental health concerns
SBS
His comments come after Bloomberg News reported Wednesday that two large shareholders of Apple had written to the multinational technology company, urging it to study whether iPhones impacted on children's mental health. Investor Jana Partners LLC and ...

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Superannuation raids to pay for health bills - The Australian - The Australian

Tue, 01/09/2018 - 04:12

The Australian

Superannuation raids to pay for health bills - The Australian
The Australian
Australians should only be allowed early access to their superannuation if “they're suffering from severe financial hardship or from a serious medical condition,” according to Financial Services Minister Kelly O'Dwyer. Ms O'Dwyer has initiated a review ...
More and more Australians are raiding their superannuation to pay health billsNEWS.com.au

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Superannuation raids to pay for health bills - The Australian

Tue, 01/09/2018 - 04:12

The Australian

Superannuation raids to pay for health bills
The Australian
Superannuation raids to pay for health bills. The number of Australians dipping into superannuation early to pay for medical bills, particularly for weight-loss surgery, is rapidly increasing amid rising concerns about soaring out-of-pocket healthcare ...
More and more Australians are raiding their superannuation to pay health billsPerthNow

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Regional health director appointed - The Border Watch

Tue, 01/09/2018 - 00:54

The Border Watch

Regional health director appointed
The Border Watch
A SENIOR nurse with over 20 years experience will take over as the region's highest ranking health bureaucrat for the next eight months. Ngaire Buchanan has been appointed as Country Health SA regional director and will oversee five public hospitals ...

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Wall Street rally loses steam as banks and health care weigh on US ... - ABC Online

Mon, 01/08/2018 - 21:10

ABC Online

Wall Street rally loses steam as banks and health care weigh on US ...
ABC Online
The US market rally begins to falter in the second trading week of 2018, and is expected to weigh on the Australian share market.

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Gut microbiome: Gas-sniffing smart pills to monitor gastrointestinal health pass first human trials - ABC Online

Mon, 01/08/2018 - 20:19

Gut microbiome: Gas-sniffing smart pills to monitor gastrointestinal health pass first human trials
ABC Online
Press play then disable your screen reader. Use space bar to pause or play, and up and down arrows to control volume. Use left arrow to rewind and right arrow to fast forward. Watch. 1m 42s. Good things come in small packages: these capsules monitor ...

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