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Your home is making you fat

Mandatory nutritional menu labelling has kicked off in Queensland. So how much exercise do you need to do to burn those kilojoules? New research suggests it’s not what’s in your fridge that’s making you fat — it’s what’s on top of it. Picture: iStock EVERYONE knows a poor diet and …

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The weight loss diet that actually works

Ever wondered how to live a long and healthy life? Here are some tips we can learn from our brothers and sisters overseas! As many of us know, a hearty, healthy breakfast is a great way to start the day. Picture: iStock FOR YEARS we have been told that weight …

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Ugly truth about attractiveness

Chloe went 2 nights with only 4 hours sleep to see what effect sleep deprivation had on her body and mind. The attractiveness of a woman’s partner influences her desire to diet and exercise. Picture: iStock WOMEN are constantly under pressure to look attractive. Friends, Hollywood movies, magazine covers and …

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Heroin addict’s shock photos

Melissa Lee Matos has shared shocking pictures of herself as a heroin addict. Picture: Facebook A RECOVERING heroin addict has shared shocking pictures of herself at the lowest point of her addiction to try and persuade others seek help for their own drug problems. Melissa Lee Matos, reportedly from the …

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‘I lost 45kg without using a diet’

Chloe Longstaff after she said 45kg compared to before. A 23-YEAR-OLD who lost 45kg has confessed she hates diets and revealed how she really shed the kilos. About two years ago, Chloe Longstaff’s brother was engaged to be married and she was a bridesmaid, but had a shocking wake-up call …

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Former Bachelor’s vegan condom venture

Former Cleo Bachelor hottie Dustin Leonard runs a condom charity and has released a vegan-friendly range. Picture: Supplied WHO knew many condoms and lubricants contained animal byproducts? Dustin Leonard, a former Cleo Bachelor of the Year finalist and social entrepreneur, has launched a range of vegan sexual health aids to …

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Hugh’s sixth skin cancer removed

This is the just released Super Bowl commerical for Logan starring Hugh Jackman, Boyd Holbrook and Patrick Stewart. Set in the future, Logan and Professor Charles Xavier must cope with the loss of the X-Men when a corporation lead by Nathaniel Essex is bent on destroying the world. With Logan’s …

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The last thing you see before you die

Our lives flash before our eyes when we get close to death. A MAN nearly died when he slipped and fell off a steep waterfall. As the man was spiralling to the ground, his life was flashing before his eyes, and a new study has claims that actually happens to …

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Medicine’s ‘grubby little secret’

Many in the medical profession feel shame about admitting to suffering from mental illness. IN THE year it has taken for me to finish my medical residency as a junior doctor, two of my colleagues have killed themselves. I’ve read articles that refer to suicide among doctors as the profession’s …

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Self-inflicted sickies bosses are sick of

On Studio 10, Alison Stephenson and the panel discuss whether taking sickies can impact your career. Courtesy: Studio 10/Channel Ten Sporting injuries have led 14 per cent of Aussies to skip work. Picture Mike Batterham SOME sickies you just can’t help. When the flu is doing the rounds, the only …

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