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After A Diet, Why Does The Weight Come Back?

Before many Australians recently, a devastating story unfolded on a popular current affairs program. We watched with compassion as the fattest man in Australia told of his most recent, serious attempt to lose weight. Approximately 12 months earlier and weighing close to 300 kilos, he under went life threatening surgery to lose weight. I doubt…


Beer – The New Natural Menopause Treatment

Whilst it may seem far fetched to think of beer as a natural menopause treatment, there is actually credible scientific research to support it. The key feature of beer in relation to menopause is the presence of phytoestrogens. Phytoestrogens are estrogen-like plant compounds that are also in alternative menopause treatments like soy. They work by…


Are computer viruses spread by the media?

If you believe what you hear in the media, there are an awful lot of viruses going around. No, I’m not talking about the make-you-sick kind of virus, though they get plenty of airtime, too. I’m talking about the kind of virus that enters via your internet connection rather than your nasal passages. What the…


Beating Heart Or Cheating Heart

With Valentine’s Day just around the corner you’d be surprised at the number of people that, instead of buying chocolates, are working with a private investigator to evaluate exactly how true that true love is. Do you suspect that your Valentine is possibly planning on buying more than one card this year? Here’s a short…