From the Archives, 1955: Australia takes control of a 'paradise on Earth'

13 days ago   |   By Sydney Morning Herald

Sixty-five years ago, the Cocos Islands - a tiny atoll halfway between Sri Lanka and Western Australia - were transferred from Singaporean to Australian control.
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Fatty fish free of environmental pollutants helps prevent Type 2 diabetes: Study

Fatty fish free of environmental pollutants helps prevent Type 2 diabetes: Study

A study published in the Journal of Nutrition shows that fatty fish free of environmental pollutants may reduce the risk of Type 2 diabetes. Researchers based in Sweden and... Read more ...

COVID-19 flare-up and tyrannical edicts: Just a coincidence right after the...

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Well, here we go again. COVID-19 hysteria is peaking once more and it's coming just days after a momentous presidential election. (Article by C.M. Mentor republished from... Read more ...

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Finnish study paves the way for health-driven blackcurrant NPD

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New findings from Finnish researchers suggest that a blood glucose response benefit can be derived from eating a smaller portion of blackcurrants than previously thought, and... Read more ...

Is It Safe For Pregnant Women To Get The COVID-19 Vaccine?

Is It Safe For Pregnant Women To Get The COVID-19 Vaccine?

A coronavirus vaccine is just around the corner, but it has not been tested on moms-to-be. What does that mean for them? Read more ...

Moderna can make 500 million covid jab doses in 2021 - but not 1 billion

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Stephane Bancel said last month that Moderna would make between 500 million and one billion doses of its COVID-19 vaccine next year. At a Friday Nasdaq event, he said it will... Read more ...

Cute Fitness Socks That Your Loved Ones Will Actually Be Excited to Unwrap...

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For years, socks have gotten a bad rap as a boring, basic holiday gift - the kind of present you receive from an aunt you see once every few years. Well, I think the time has... Read more ...

DR MICHAEL MOSLEY looks at claims that medical cannabis might help protect...

DR MICHAEL MOSLEY looks at claims that medical cannabis might help protect against Covid-19

It sounds promising, but that's also the problem with cannabis. There's so much hope invested in it as a medical answer to many conditions, yet how much of that hope is real? Read more ...

9 Thoughtful Gift Ideas For Your Loved One Who Suffers From Back Pain

9 Thoughtful Gift Ideas For Your Loved One Who Suffers From Back Pain

Back pain is a common but nevertheless frustrating complaint among adults. This year, with more people spending extended periods of time at home sitting in one place, your... Read more ...

COVID-19 Poses Greater Risk For Autoimmune Diseases

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People with rare autoimmune rheumatic diseases are at a greater risk of death at a younger age during the COVID-19 pandemic. Read more ...