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Drinking may protect brain function

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Drinking may protect brain function

Light to moderate drinking may preserve brain function in older age.

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Inactivity linked to cancer

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Inactivity linked to cancer

Inactivity is associated with a higher risk of dying from cancer, study finds.

Where healthcare thrived – and failed

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Where healthcare thrived – and failed

Seven lessons for Australia’s health system learnt during the coronavirus upheaval.

What 12 months of assisted dying reveals

What 12 months of assisted dying reveals

What 12 months of assisted dying reveals

Doctors and legal expert tells what is working and what more needs to be done.

Cure-all stuns cancer researchers

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Cure-all stuns cancer researchers

Long-term study shows aspirin a major cancer preventative.

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