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In the wake of Chantix's recall, Varenicline use for nicotine dependence dropped by 75%

11 minutes ago   |   News Medical

The recent JAMA Network Open study evaluated how the Chantix recall influenced prescribing varenicline and other nicotine dependency medications. For this cross-sectional...
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Greens demand changes to stop $15bn measure turning into ‘fossil fuel slush fund'

15 minutes ago   |   Sydney Morning Herald

The Greens will force Labor to negotiate over its promised $15bn national reconstruction fund after the Coalition refused to back it in the Senate.
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Child sex abuse claims against AFL legend aired in Perth court

15 minutes ago   |   Sydney Morning Herald

A Perth woman suing AFL legend Barry Cable over allegations he sexually abused her as a child is set to give evidence in court more than five decades after the alleged abuse began.
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Pair wanted ‘ridiculous' cash for cocaine, instead they got jail time

1 hour ago   |   Sydney Morning Herald

A day after discussing the money they expected to make, the pair had drinks in the Queen Street Mall while being surveilled by police, who arrested them shortly afterwards.
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Experts break down health risk of Alcoa mining threat

1 hour ago   |   Sydney Morning Herald

Water quality experts have shed light on the health risks posed by drinking water contaminants and the changing terrain amid fears mining operations could shut down Perth's...
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The worrying trend of Victoria's ‘under-vaccinated' filling COVID wards

1 hour ago   |   Sydney Morning Herald

Frontline Melbourne clinicians say many of the elderly COVID patients they are now treating were vaccinated, but haven't had a booster shot recently.
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Hundreds of ‘priceless' orchids poached from Perth's Kings Park

2 hours ago   |   Sydney Morning Herald

Close to 1000 plants were stolen from Kings Park in Perth, leaving those who work there “devastated.”
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‘Bound for Australia': NZ police snare massive cocaine haul floating in the ocean

2 hours ago   |   Sydney Morning Herald   |   2 articles

Police National Organised Crime Unit head Greg Williams said New Zealand was not a cocaine market, and the 3.2 tonnes were meant to go elsewhere.
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IU School of Medicine researchers secure grant to study new treatment method for traumatic brain injury

2 hours ago   |   News Medical   |   3 articles

Indiana University School of Medicine and National Intrepid Center of Excellence researchers are collaborating to study a new treatment method for traumatic brain injury thanks...
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Man abandons woman at hospital with a gunshot wound

2 hours ago   |   Sydney Morning Herald

NSW Police are searching for a man who abandoned a woman at hospital with a gunshot wound to her stomach.
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Biden heckled by Republicans in State of the Union

Joe Biden has ad-libbed some mocking lines at Republicans who heckled his State of the Union. Read more ...

Men with low sexual desire might benefit from kisspeptin

A new study in the journal JAMA Network Open aimed to analyze the mechanistic and clinical effects of the administration of kisspeptin in men with HSDD. Read more ...

Research uncovers brain structural differences in conduct disordered youths...

Characterized by antisocial behaviors and low academic achievement, conduct disorder impacts an estimated 9.5% of individuals in the United States. Read more ...

A waning outbreak of the mpox virus among men who have sex with men

In a recent study posted to the medRxiv* server, researchers developed a mathematical model to describe the mpox transmission among men who have sex with men. They used this... Read more ...

Feed a Cold, Starve A Fever? What to Eat When You're Sick

Feed a Cold, Starve A Fever? What to Eat When You're Sick

Cold? Flu? Tummy troubles? I know that I don't have time to be sick, and I'm sure you don't either. Luckily I don't get sick very often anymore, but back in my competitive... Read more ...

Study finds distinct differences in how the brain releases dopamine in...

Dopamine is a neurotransmitter that's made in the brain and acts as a chemical messenger, communicating between nerve cells in the brain and the rest of the body. Read more ...

Study examines postpartum women's experiences during the third wave of COVID-19

In a recent study published in the journal Pharmacoepidemiology, researchers investigated postpartum women's birth-associated experiences during the third wave of the... Read more ...

Experts break down health risk of Alcoa mining threat

Water quality experts have shed light on the health risks posed by drinking water contaminants and the changing terrain amid fears mining operations could shut down Perth's... Read more ...

Pair wanted ‘ridiculous' cash for cocaine, instead they got jail time

A day after discussing the money they expected to make, the pair had drinks in the Queen Street Mall while being surveilled by police, who arrested them shortly afterwards. Read more ...

Triumph on doctored pitches would be Australia's greatest

To win in India in 2023 would be to accomplish a far more difficult task than 2004. Australia have never achieved a greater victory. Read more ...