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Archive for August 28th, 2014

Don’t downsize dairy – you may be risking your health

There is some uncertainty about what is the recommended daily intake of dairy foods, but it appears that many Australians, including children, aren’t getting enough. Only just over 20 per cent of the population may be consuming enough milk, yoghurt, cheese or alternatives each day. Australians may be putting their health at risk as consumption […]

August 28th, 2014
Topic: DAIRY MILK, FITNESS HEALTH Tags: , , , ,

Cannabis can help the pain but not any time soon it seems in Australia

Can help: Medicinal marijuana can be useful for treating pain, according to a report published by the Australian National Council on Drugs. Photo: Gary Malerba Pharmaceutical cannabis works for pain and nausea, but it may take ‘‘a significant length of time’’ to be sold for those purposes in Australia, if it is sold at all, […]

August 28th, 2014
Topic: DRUGS, HEALTH FITNESS, LAW POLICE CRIME, MEDICAL Tags: , , , ,