Health News

My day on a plate: Ashleigh Gardner

9am With a big day of strength training planned, I start the morning with a breakfast omelette made with three eggs and filled with ham, capsicum, spring onion and cheese. 12.30pm I relax a little before going off to the gym for my main strength session. After training for 90 minutes, I head home to […]

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Collagen in your coffee? A scientist says forget it

Collagen products are popping up everywhere. While collagen is probably most well known for its touted skin care benefits and as a major component of lip enhancers and injections, some celebrities, like Kourtney Kardashian, are suggesting that people drink it. Products derived from collagen are not just in skin creams and dietary supplements but even […]

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AI estimates a person’s risk of dying from heart disease

AI can estimate a patient’s risk of dying from heart disease by analysing just 15 minutes of scans, scientists claim Massachusetts Institute of Technology created a system called RiskCardio The technology was made for patients with acute coronary syndrome Draws on sample of ECG data to sort a patient into a ‘risk category’  Scientists in […]

Kids Health

Is Your Child a Bully?

1. Their teacher tells you about problematic, antisocial behaviors at school. 2. They choose to hang out with other aggressive kids. 3. They can always come up with mental justifications for their violent actions or unkind words. 4. They spend significant time online but are secretive when asked about it. 5. When faced with examples […]

Pet Care

Two Former Competitors Find a New Purpose

woodydustyblogbanner.jpg Best friends Dusty and Woody were in need of a little extra horse-pitality. At 16 and 18 years old, the former Western event competitors suffered from lameness issues. When their owner sold his farm last year and was no longer able to take care of the pair, he called the ASPCA Regional Support Center, […]