LifeStyle: Health

Camila Mendes Reveals That She Has Struggled With Eating Disorders

Monday  07:16,   23 october 2017

The Riverdale actress sheds light on her struggles with the mental illness and has pared with Project HEAL to break the stigma associated with eating disorders. ” Project HEAL’s main goal is to raise money for those who are suffering from an eating[...]

How Dave Hughes lost 7kg in one month

Monday  06:40,   23 october 2017

"I wanted to look really sexy."There’s a little less of Dave Hughes than there used to be — about 7kg less, to be[...]

We know your secret: A third of vegetarians eat meat when they're drunk.

Monday  06:17,   23 october 2017

Look, it’s no secret us humans don’t make the best decisions after a wine, or four. I’m only drinking vodka sodas, we say. I’m only drinking vodka sodas, we say. I’m just staying for a few, we[...]

9 important foods you should be eating but aren't

Monday  04:46,   23 october 2017
Business Insider Australia

Sure, you know you should be eating more fruits and vegetables, and less sweets and red meat. But there are also foods out there that you probably have never heard of that can help make your diet even healthier. Here are just a few of the foods that [...]

Even a little bit of walking is better than no walking at all

Monday  04:35,   23 october 2017

A new study reveals why walking is "the perfect exercise".Experts recommend accumulating at least 150 minutes of moderate-intensity physical activity a week, but more than half of Australian adults don’t meet that[...]

Two Friends Took On Breast Cancer Together After Being Diagnosed 14 Months Apart

Monday  03:31,   23 october 2017
Huffington Post UK

The sign is a daily reminder of how far she and her friend Jo have come in the past two years.It’s not common for women under the age of 40 to be diagnosed with breast cancer, but the friends, in their thirties, both realised they had the disease[...]

Urgent action needed to help GPs prescribe fewer antibiotics: study

Monday  02:51,   23 october 2017
Sydney Morning Herald

Action needs to be taken to reduce antibiotic resistance, otherwise deaths from treatable infections will overtake cancer deaths in 33 years, an academic says.A Queensland academic has called for monitoring of antibiotic resistance rates in the[...]

New research explores link between sugar and cancer

Monday  00:06,   23 october 2017

The study, published in leading science journal Nature Communications, has shown how the Warburg Effect, in which cancer cells break down sugars more quickly than other cells, can help to stimulate tumour growth. Professor Johan Thevelein, a lead[...]

6 Health Problems That Only Seem Like Back Pain

Sunday  07:35,   22 october 2017

<p>When is an achy back a sign of something more serious? Here's how to sort it out.</p>Pretty much everyone over a certain age has back pain at some point. Who hasn’t felt a dull ache on occasion, or been frozen in their tracks by a[...]

Why our brain needs sleep, and what happens if we don’t get enough of it

Sunday  05:40,   22 october 2017

A bad night (or week, or month) of sleep will do worse than make you a little tired and cranky. A bad night (or week, or month) of sleep will do worse than make you a little tired and cranky, writes University of Queensland neuroscientist Leonie[...]

Exactly How A Doctor Knows That Someone Is Dead

Sunday  05:37,   22 october 2017

It's a familiar scene for any loyal Grey's Anatomy or ER viewer: A patient goes into cardiac arrest or stops breathing.&nbsp;As dramatically satisfying as such a scene may be, confirming and declaring that someone is dead is a much more[...]

Exactly How A Doctor Knows That Someone Is Dead

Saturday  07:11,   21 october 2017

It's a familiar scene for any loyal Grey's Anatomy or ER viewer: A patient goes into cardiac arrest or stops breathing. The doctor rushes in and attempts defibrillation, only to fling the paddles aside, declare the patient's time of[...]

Fitness blogger shares what actually happened when she reached her 'goal weight'

Saturday  06:47,   21 october 2017

Fitness blogger Christina Basil, @fitchristina, shares insights into her exercise plan along with motivational posts and transformation photographs. But one of her most recent transformation pictures was the one that grabbed our interest, in which[...]

How Do You Deal With Junk Food At Work?

Saturday  05:50,   21 october 2017
Lifehacker Australia

We asked, and you delivered -- how do you work near junk food without pigging out? From bringing a sensible lunch to developing weird habits, here are the strategies that worked for you. Pack Your LunchPlanning ahead was probably the most popular[...]

Frances Abbott has weighed everything she's eaten for three months.

Saturday  05:50,   21 october 2017

This is just one of the details Frances Abbott, the 26-year-old daughter of former Prime Minister Tony Abbott, shared exclusively with News Corp earlier this week about her extreme diet leading up to her first bodybuilding competition. “This is just [...]