Vegan and vegetarian meat substitutes could pose health risks, researchers warn – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

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This is why you grunt when you bend over – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Email This is why you grunt when you bend over The Conversation By Andrew Lavender Posted August 06, 2019 14:43:14 Photo: Grunting doesn’t help weightlifters lift heavier weights but it does help tennis players. (ABC News: Tom Lowrey) Related Story: What science has to say about tennis grunting Map: Australia Continue Reading

Alannah MacTiernan diagnosed with breast cancer but says outlook 'good' after surgery – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

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Injured worker sleeps next to portable toilet as she waits for insurer to complete approved home modifications – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Email Injured worker sleeps next to portable toilet as she waits for insurer to complete approved home modifications ABC Central West By Stephanie Gardiner Posted August 05, 2019 06:24:16 Photo: Caroline Harte is mostly confined to her bed after a bad fall at work. (ABC Central West: Stephanie Gardiner) Related Continue Reading

Bendigo woman Kerry Robertson becomes first Victorian to use Voluntary Assisted Dying Act – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Email Bendigo woman Kerry Robertson becomes first Victorian to use Voluntary Assisted Dying Act Updated August 05, 2019 15:51:59 Video: Kerry Robertson's daughters say assisted dying laws gave their mother the death she wanted (ABC News) Related Story: 'At a time and place of their choosing': Victoria's voluntary euthanasia laws Continue Reading

Immunotherapy a groundbreaking new cancer treatment, but prohibitively expensive – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Email Immunotherapy a groundbreaking new cancer treatment, but prohibitively expensive 7.30 By Tracy Bowden Updated September 10, 2019 15:13:04 Photo: Chemotherapy did not work on Dave Roberts’s form of lymphoma. (Supplied: Dave Roberts) Related Story: 'If you can't find the money you're going to die', cancer patient says Related Story: Continue Reading

NSW abortion bill stirs religious, medical debate over late-term termination provision – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Email NSW abortion bill stirs religious, medical debate over late-term termination provision By Paige Cockburn Updated August 04, 2019 23:43:39 Photo: All NSW MPs will be given a conscience vote on the abortion bill. (Supplied: Marie Stopes ) Map: NSW Doctors say fears over late-term abortions are “unfounded and unfair” Continue Reading

A child's online gaming obsession and how this family overcame it – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

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Four transplants, eight kidneys: Meet the father and daughter with an unusual bond – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Email Four transplants, eight kidneys: Meet the father and daughter with an unusual bond ABC Radio Sydney By Harriet Tatham Posted August 04, 2019 05:00:00 Photo: The father-daughter pair have a disease that can lead to permanent kidney damage and failure. (ABC Radio Sydney: Harriet Tatham) Related Story: Are you Continue Reading