Sailors, sauerkraut and PTSD: Exploring the link between gut bacteria and mental health – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

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Veganuary sees record numbers of people sign up to leave animal products off their plate for a whole month – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Email Veganuary sees record numbers of people sign up to leave animal products off their plate for a whole month ABC South East SA By Lucy Robinson Updated January 05, 2019 15:02:17 Photo: Vegans do not consume any animal products, including meat, dairy and eggs. (Unsplash) Related Story: I went Continue Reading

Sunscreen pills sold to Australians online likely ineffective and dangerous, experts say – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Email Sunscreen pills sold to Australians online likely ineffective and dangerous, experts say ABC News Breakfast Posted January 04, 2019 09:51:39 Video: People are being urged to buy Australian-made sunscreen (ABC News) Related Story: Everything you need to know about sunscreen (in under 5 mins) Related Story: Think your dark Continue Reading

'Illegal' chemical stockpiles prompt WorkSafe review of penalties – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Email 'Illegal' chemical stockpiles prompt WorkSafe review of penalties Updated January 04, 2019 09:14:41 Photo: Jill Hennessy said the penalties for illegally storing chemicals may need to be toughened. (AAP: Julian Smith, file photo) Related Story: Chemical stockpiles found at Melbourne warehouses linked to West Footscray inferno Related Story: Photographs Continue Reading

Bairnsdale man who died after swimming at Paynesville remembered as 'great man' – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Email Bairnsdale man who died after swimming at Paynesville remembered as 'great man' By Dan Harrison and Danny Tran Posted January 02, 2019 19:57:06 Photo: Max Lasea Tavai was heavily involved in his local church. (Facebook) Related Story: Mother dies trying to save her child from drowning in Lake Victoria Continue Reading

New watchdog for aged care promises to ensure nursing homes are up to standard – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Email New watchdog for aged care promises to ensure nursing homes are up to standard AM By political reporter Melissa Clarke Updated January 02, 2019 12:07:11 Photo: The watchdog will be a one-stop shop for people with concerns about a care provider. (Unsplash: rawpixel) Related Story: Aged care doesn't need Continue Reading

Parents call for pill testing as man dies from suspected drug overdose at Beyond The Valley music festival – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Email Parents call for pill testing as man dies from suspected drug overdose at Beyond The Valley music festival By Danny Tran Updated January 02, 2019 11:56:40 Photo: Adriana Buccianti says pill testing could act as a safety net for young people using drugs at festivals. (Supplied) Related Story: A Continue Reading

Man drowns while swimming with his wife and family at Paynesville in Victoria's east – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Email Man drowns while swimming with his wife and family at Paynesville in Victoria's east Updated January 01, 2019 20:59:38 Photo: The man got into difficulty in waters off Sunset Drive. (Supplied: Travel Victoria, file photo) Related Story: Mother dies trying to save her child from drowning in Lake Victoria Continue Reading

Organ donor 'opt-out only' policy could mean fewer transplants – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Email Organ donor 'opt-out only' policy could mean fewer transplants ABC Sunshine Coast By Alex Easton and Sheridan Stewart Posted January 01, 2019 06:05:07 Photo: Wade Eathorne almost died after suffering a heart attack but a heart transplant helped him recover. (ABC Sunshine Coast: Alex Easton) Related Story: Kidneys for Continue Reading

Newly opened files at Public Record Office Victoria reveal life in 1940s mental hospitals – RN – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Email Newly opened files at Public Record Office Victoria reveal life in 1940s mental hospitals RN By Simon Leo Brown Posted January 01, 2019 06:00:00 Photo: Files reveal a patient climbed the roof of Kew Mental Hospital in the 1940s and rang the bell. (Wikimedia Commons: John Torcasio) Related Story: Continue Reading