NSW contact tracers need security: union

A lack of security and “rostering chaos” are leading to growing unrest among contact tracers in NSW, putting the vital public health measure at risk, the public service union is warning. Many of the workers who interview infected residents and chase down COVID’s spread are not employed directly by the NSW government, the Public Service… Read More »

Bob harper super carb diet

Carbs get a bad rap. People seem to believe that eating them equals weight gain—and followers of low-carb, high-fat plans like keto seem content to do away with them all together. Created by former Biggest Loser trainer Bob Harper, super carb prioritizes balance across all macronutrients—proteins, fats, and carbs. After he had a heart attack… Read More »

Paleo diet and carrots

Coriander and cumin add spice, while the heat in this soup comes from cayenne pepper and red pepper flakes, both of which you can adjust to your liking. Before farming and organized agriculture, humans ate few grains and no sugar. They are chock-full of vitamins, minerals, fiber and antioxidants. Low-sugar fruit, such as the fatty… Read More »

Our first baby was like a local celebrity… the difference in having a lockdown baby is pretty stark

MY SECOND daughter is a lockdown babe through and through. he may only be four months old but so much of her life, both in utero and in the big bad world, has already been defined by rules, restrictions, bubbles and state-sanctioned 5km walks. I found out I was expecting a few weeks after Leo’s first Big… Read More »

Canadian study fuels theory that Alzheimer’s is auto-immune disorder, opening new treatment options

Breadcrumb Trail Links News Health and Wellness Health Canada Using sophisticated lab techniques, the team found strong evidence in Alzheimer’s sufferers of several ‘autoantibodies’ that bind to brain-specific proteins Author of the article: Tom Blackwell Publishing date: May 14, 2021  •  3 hours ago  •  4 minute read  •  24 Comments Finding a treatment for Alzheimer’s… Read More »