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Sep 17, 2014 Gemma's tips
WEIGHT LOSS WONDER?
Sep 12, 2014 Professor Katherine Samaras
According to the latest grim statistics, sixty percent of Australians are now overweight or obese.
Sep 12, 2014 Canberra boffins take out four of the 15 Eureka Prizes.
ACT scientists had reason to celebrate on this week taking out four of the 15 prizes awarded for outstanding Australian science.
Sep 12, 2014 ACT wins at Eureka Prizes
Australian Museum Eureka
Sep 11, 2014 2014 Australian Museum Eureka Prizes announced
The 2014 Australian Museum Eureka Prizes winners were announced at an award dinner held last night at Sydney Town Hall.
Sep 11, 2014 New evidence links benzos to Alzheimer’s
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Sep 11, 2014 ANU scientist wins Eureka Prize
Dr Steve Lee says it was a pleasant surprise to win a Eureka Prize for inventing a cheap lens that can convert a smart phone into
Sep 11, 2014 2014 Eureka Prizes for science winners unveiled
The top leaders and communicators in Australian science have been
Sep 11, 2014 Scientists who invented a smartphone microscope and a photographer win Eureka science prizes
ACT scientists and a photographer have won awards in three categories of this year's national Eureka science prizes.
Sep 11, 2014 Winners of the 2014 Australian Museum Eureka Prizes announced
Australian Museum Eureka
Sep 11, 2014 BMJ study: Sleeping pills increase Alzheimer's risk
Long-term use of sleeping pills may be linked to Alzheimer's according to a new study whose authors say unneeded use of the drugs is
Sep 11, 2014 Smartphones to get smarter with plastic lens
Want to transform your smartphone into a microscope fit for top level medical imaging?
Sep 11, 2014 Smartphones to get smarter with plastic lens
Want to transform your smartphone into a microscope fit for top level medical imaging?
Sep 10, 2014 Smartphones to get smarter with plastic lens
Want to transform your smartphone into a microscope fit for top-level medical imaging?
Sep 10, 2014 New study links use of long-term use of sedatives with Alzheimers Disease
A study of almost 2,000 elderly dementia sufferers has linked the prolonged use of sedatives called benzodiazepines to Alzheimer’s disease.
Sep 10, 2014 Plain talker on climate change among Eureka Prize winners
An ecologist’s work to explain the impact of climate change to as wide an audience as possible has been awarded one of this year’s
Sep 10, 2014 Australia's 2014 Top Awards For Science Include A $2 Smartphone Microscope And A Vaccine For A Deadly Virus
The 2014 Australian Museum Eureka Prizes winners, the nation’s top awards for achievement in science, have been announced.
Sep 10, 2014 New evidence links benzos to Alzheimer’s
Benzodiazepines are associated with an increased risk of Alzheimer’s disease, according to international research that suggests
Sep 10, 2014 Benzo use linked to Alzheimer’s
PAST use of benzodiazepines is associated with a 43–51% increased risk of Alzheimer’s disease, with patients who take the medicines
Sep 10, 2014 Sedative chronic use linked to Alzheimer's
DOCTORS should take extra care when considering prescribing sleeping pills for elderly patients, an Australian expert says.