FROM THE WEB APRIL – JUNE 2016

 

Fighting superbugs with pineapple stems - La Trobe University 29 June 2016.

 

High-tech scans spare lymphoma patients side effects of chemo - University of Sydney 30 June 2016.

 

‘Holy grail' of breast cancer prevention in high-risk women may be in sight - Walter and Eliza Hall 21 June 2016.

 

Non-beneficial treatments in hospital at the end of life: a systematic review on extent of the problem - International Journal for Quality in Health Care 27 June 2016.

 

Runners’ feet have power of adaptation - University of Queensland 23 June 2016.

 

New understanding of plant growth brings promise of tailored products for industry - University of Melbourne 10 June 2016.

 

Saliva could be the new blood test for host of conditions: first Australasian symposium - QUT 30 June June 2016.

 

Saving at the supermarket simple with unit pricing comparison - QUT 27 June 2016.

 

Researchers help Qantas fly cleaner and cheaper - University of Sydney 23 June 2016.

 

Fitness bands undervalue your effort - University of Queensland 23 June 2016.

 

Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries Costume Exhibition brings 20s glamour & fun to QUT - QUT 20 June 2016.

 

Call for action on deaths after prison release - Griffity University 22 June 2016.

 

Research delves into desire - University of Queensland 24 June 2016.

 

New insights into the causes of sudden cardiac death in the young revealed - University of Sydney 23 June 2016.

 

Sleep science goes wild - La Trobe University 29 June 2016.

 

How floodwaters can turn cars into death traps - UNSW 20 June 2016.

 

Increasing militarisation of space prompts legal response - University of Adelaide 23 June 2016.

 

Perth Lynx study finds pre-bed routine vital for a good night's sleep - University of Western Australia 21 June 2016.

 

When asteroids pass closer than the Moon - UNSW 29 June 2016.

 

Opinion Doctors still provide too many dying patients with needless treatment - UNSW 28 June 2016.

 

Study reveals high rate of disordered eating in young Australian women - University of Queensland 28 June 2016.

 

Legions of immune cells in the lung keep Legionella at bay - University of Melbourne 15 June 2016.

 

Australia 20 years after gun reform: no mass shootings, declining firearm deaths - University of Sydney 23 June 2016.

 

Bird-brained flight provides clues for robotics - University of Queensland 23 June 2016.

 

Being born small or stress during pregnancy can lead to greater disease risk in mothers - University of Melbourne 14 June 2016.

 

myGov is now even easier to use - Department of Human Services June 2016.

 

Getting ready for tax time [link accounts to myGov] - Department of Human Services June 2016.

 

Schoolkids Bonus payments are ending - Department of Human Services June 2016.

 

Medicare Benefit Tax Statements have stopped - Department of Human Services June 2016.

 

What to do if you lose your phone - Your Life Choices 24 June 2016.

 

What annoys Aussies at the gym? - Canstar Blue 28 June 2016.

 

Morphine use doubles duration of pain, increases pain severity - University of Adelaide 31 May 2016.

 

‘Healthy bodies’ best for men, but for women, thin is beautiful - Macquarie University 4 June 2016.

 

Lighting colour affects sleep and wakefulness - University of Oxford 8 June 2016.

 

Eye-opening complexity - Harvard Gazette 14 June 2016.

 

Spiders put the bite on irritable bowel syndrome pain - University of Adelaide 7 June 2016.

 

Scientists detect more gravitational waves - University of Adelaide 16 June 2016.

 

Stanford researchers find new way of making hydrogen fuel from water and improve grid-scale batteries - Sanford University 17 June 2016.

 

NASA Electric Research Plane Gets X Number, New Name - NASA 17 June 2016.

 

Good news outcomes - Aged Care Complaints Commissioner 30 June 2016.

 

The best way to create jobs is to tell the truth - The New Daily 30 June 2016.

 

Election 2016: Coalition target welfare recipients - Your Life Choices 30 June 2016.

 

ACFI cuts: 100 jobs to go, say Illawarra aged care providers - Australian Ageing Agenda 29 June 2016.

 

Aged care funding cuts will push burden onto ‘overstretched hospital system’ - Australian Ageing Agenda 24 June 2016.

 

Don’t miss out on your [Medicare] benefit - register your bank details today - Department of Human Services June 2016.

 

iTunes gift card codes are music to scammers ears - WA ScamNet 28 June 2016.

 

‘I agree with Alan Jones for once in my life’ - The New Daily 27 June 2016.

 

We need a national plan to fight corruption at the heart of our political system - UNSW 30 May 2016.

 

Five ways junk food changes your brain - RMIT 30 May 2016.

 

Changes to Age Pension assets test for 2017 - AMP 12 May 2016.

 

Does weight loss surgery help with problem eating habits? - University of Adelaide 16 June 2016.

 

Exercise is medicine - Edith Cowan University 3 June 2016.

 

High whole-grain diet linked to lower mortality rates - Harvard Gazette 15 June 2016.

 

Reversing impact of malnourished dads' health on kids - University of Adelaide 10 June 2016.

 

Plants may have short-term memory - La Trobe University 3 June 2016.

 

Plants are 'in touch' with the world around them - University of Western Australia 25 May 2016.

 

Complex root tips could be the key to helping crops grow - University of Western Australia 27 May 2016.

 

La Nina weather event a double-edged sword for Far North Queensland farmers - Cairns Post 8 June 2016.

 

Is small business really the engine room of Australia’s economy? - UNSW 14 June 2016.

 

New molecular design to get hydrogen-powered cars motoring - University of Melbourne 7 June 2016.

 

Australians have a range of aged-care options for those who want to be at home, as the population ages - News.com 22 June 2016.

 

NZ businesses not geared up for ageing workforce - Otago Dailey Times 21 June 2016.

 

Aged care clients, staff set to pay for government crackdown - Sydney Morning Herald 20 June 2016.

 

How to tell the difference between real and fake emails - Your Life Choices 10 June 2016.

 

Helping nursing students to encourage more hand hygiene - Griffith University 2 June 2016.

 

Chronic lower respiratory disease - the fourth biggest killer of Australians - University of Sydney 9 June 2016.

 

Is too much medical testing and treatment making us sick? - University of Sydney 30 May 2016.

 

Surviving cancer – at what cost? - UNSW 15 June 2016.

 

Farting is healthy and may prevent Alzheimer’s and other diseases - Your Life Choices 17 June 2016.

 

Capturing the Cosmos - Brisbane City Council 24 June 2016.

 

Bigger is not necessarily better for super funds - UNSW 31 May 2016.

 

Not in my backyard? How to live alongside flying foxes in urban Australia - UNSW 31 May 2016.

 

New maps go beneath Jupiter’s colourful clouds - University of Melbourne June 3 2016.

 

‘Map’ of teenage brain provides strong evidence of link between serious antisocial behaviour and brain development - University of Cambridge 16 June 2016.

 

Babies don’t just look cute, scientists find - University of Oxford 6 June 2016.

 

Dancing hairs alert bees to floral electric fields - University of Bristol 30 May 2016.

 

Researchers discover new way to turn electricity into light, using graphene - MIT News 13 June 2016.

 

Porn-watching teens think of sex as a game - KU Leuven 30 May 2016.

 

Elderly people expand presence in workforce amid labor shortage - Japan Today 19 June 2016.

 

Centrelink gifting rules for Age Pensions - Your Life Choices 15 June 2016.

 

Xenophon calls for Senate inquiry into aged care funding - Australian Ageing Agenda 22 June 2016.

 

Woolworths forced to review loyalty program - The New Daily 22 June 2016.

 

Australia’s most popular travel and tourism websites - Ray Morgan Research 21 June 2016.

 

5 money saving travel tips for your next holiday - The Hub, NRMA 14 June 2016.

 

How El Niño impacts global temperatures - Australian National University 9 June 2016.

 

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome cell discovery may hold key to treatment - Griffith University 9 June 2016.

 

Safe sport for kids – Over 50% of ACL knee injuries are preventable - Griffith University 8 June 2016.

 

Vital Signs: why everyone seems a bit worse off - UNSW 3 June 2016.

 

Universe expanding too fast, study finds - Australian National University 3 June 2016.

 

UQ research accelerates next-generation ultra-precise sensing technology - University of Queensland 9 June 2016.

 

3D-printed guitars hit a sweet note - Griffith University 3 June 2016.

 

The problem with reinforced concrete - UNSW 17 June 2016.

 

New molecular design to get hydrogen-powered cars motoring - University of Melbourne 7 June 2016.

 

New maps go beneath Jupiter’s colourful clouds - University of Melbourne June 3 2016.

 

Vital Signs: central bankers longing for growth that may not come - UNSW 10 June 2016.

 

Aged and disabled to be slugged annual fee by public trustee - The Sydney Morning Herald 19 June 2016.

 

New tax governance guide [SMSF] - Australian Taxation Office 20 June 2016.

 

Identity fraud is rising – and you could be at risk - The New Daily 19 June 2016.

 

Does obesity lead to more nursing home admission, lower quality of care? - Science Daily 31 May 2016.

 

Learn about pelvic floor health and strengthening exercises - Your Life Choices 15 June 2016.

 

Skin cancer detection technology promises early diagnosis - University of Queensland 6 June 2016.

 

European honey bee steals the media spotlight - Charles Sturt University 20 June 2016.

 

Petrol price cycles in capital cities - ACCC June 2016.

 

Elder abuse inquiry probes restraints, mandatory reporting of alleged assaults - Australian Ageing Agenda June 2016.

 

Noel Whittaker answers your questions on super - Your Life Choices 15 June 2016.

 

Four ways to use less data on your smartphone - Your Life Choices 9 June 2016.

 

Satisfaction with performance of industry super funds increases their lead over retail funds - Roy Morgan Research 8 June 2016.

 

Better info needed for gamblers on self exclusion - Australian National University 6 June 2016.

 

Research proves First Peoples were truly first - Griffith University 7 June 2016.

 

New research to explore relationship between financial planner and client - Griffith University 16 June 2016.

 

How the Property Council is shaping the debate around negative gearing and taxes - University of Sydney 17 June 2016.

 

Australian airlines among the world's most efficient - University of Sydney 31 May 2016.

 

Low income families fail to benefit from low-carbon dividends - Curtin University 17 June 2016.

 

The World Elder Abuse Awareness Day (WEAAD) 2016 - United Nations 10 June 2016.

 

Calls for politicians to address crisis in aged care during election campaign - AM 11 June 2016.

 

Early Signs of Nursing Home Neglect - The Eichholz Law Firm 18 April 2016.

 

Queenslanders to battle cane toads - University of Queensland 10 June 2016.

 

Salt baths boost next gen batteries for electric cars - CSIRO 14 June 2016.

 

Asking your doctor these questions could be beneficial - Your Life Choices 9 June 2016.

 

Social networking: how to follow someone on Twitter - Your Life Choices 9 June 2016.

 

Why small SMSFs are losing money: the $595b self-managed time bomb - Brisbane Times 11 June 2016.

 

The Greynaissance is upon us, and silver foxes are calling the shots - Executive Style 10 June 2016.

 

Half of the major milk brands sold in Australia are owned by overseas companies - Daily Telegraph 12 June 2016.

 

Architect body says termite is a ‘silent eater’ that devalues price of properties - Daily Telegraph 12 June 2016.

 

Older Australians are entering retirement more than $158,000 in debt - Your Life choices 10 June 2016.

 

A good death: How to talk to family and make instructions for loved ones left behind - ABC News 10 June 2016.

 

Seasonal affective disorder: Can winter really send you into a case of seasonal depression? - ABC News 9 June 2016.

 

Risk of a two-tier aged care system emerging after ACFI cuts: CEO - Australian Ageing Agenda 10 June 2016.

 

ALP looks to the long term - The New Daily 10 June 2016.

 

Fuel price apps help you save at the bowser - The New Daily 10 June 2016.

 

Insurers may leave you high and dry - The New Daily 7 June 2016.

 

Six ingenious ways to cook with leftovers - The New Daily 11 June 2016.

 

Snow season in Australia could enjoy boost from La Nina weather pattern - ABC News 11 June 2016.

 

Kylie Maybury death: 73yo man appears in court over cold case murder of 6yo girl - ABC News 10 June 2016.

 

Art therapy program for Defence personnel to continue twice-yearly in Canberra - ABC News 12 June 2016.

 

ACT considers new laws targeting bikie gangs - ABC News 9 June 2016.

 

Endemic Russian wheat aphid crosses the border from South Australia to Victoria - ABC Rural 10 June 2016.

 

Asbestos illegally imported from China provokes questions and anger in SA - ABC News 9 June 2016.

 

Bunbury road safety expert says turn off your phone while driving - ABC News 10 June 2016.

 

World’s first population-level microbiome study reveals links between lifestyle and gut flora - KU Leuven May 2016.

 

Racing cyclist can gain up to a minute with motorcycle right behind him - KU Leuven 4 May 2016.

 

Antarctic fossils reveal creatures weren’t safer in the south during dinosaur extinction - British Antartic Survey 26 May 2016.

 

Keep learning to stave off dementia - The Straits Times 7 June 2016.

 

New code of conduct covering aged care workers: what you need to know - Australian Ageing Agenda 8 June 2016.

 

The way we poo may be all wrong – here’s how to do it properly - Your Life Choices 31 May 2016.

 

How to Send and Receive a Fax Online - Tech-Recipes 29 April 2016.

 

Why Crocs are bad for your health - Australian Women's Weekly 8 June 2016.

 

How the Work Bonus can make working part time worthwhile - Your Life Choices 2 June 2016.

 

What’s the best way to talk to someone with Alzheimer’s? - The Washington Post 30 May 2016.

 

Prompt administration of biological for incipient rheumatoid arthritis more effective than standard - UMC Utrecht 8 June 2016.

 

Funding cuts mean RNs to go, expansion plans on hold: CEO - Australian Ageing Agenda 8 June 2016.

 

Labor’s 10-yr plan brutally honest about the economy - The New Daily 8 June 2016.

 

World Bank Cuts 2016 Global Growth Forecast to 2.4 percent - The World Bank 7 June 2016.

 

What is rate rigging and what are we doing about it? - ABC News 8 June 2016.

 

Electricity disconnection hotspot map pinpoints 'huge economic challenges' - ABC News 9 June 2016.

 

2016–17 Budget information that may affect people who access the payments and services of the Department of Human Services - Department of Human Services May 2016.

 

Largest earthquake in nearly 20 years shakes Central Australia - Geoscience Australia 23 May 2016.

 

Gut bacteria may help diagnose liver disease - KU Leuven 23 May 2016.

 

The traces of intensive care: softeners in plastic linked to ADD - KU Leuven 19 May 2016.

 

How To Deal With Debt Collectors - Debt Mediators Australia June 2016.

 

With June 30 approaching, do your tax chores - The New Daily 5 June 2016.

 

Seniors’ party puts superannuation, ageing on election agenda - Australian ageing Agenda 3 June 2016.

 

How much electricity does my air conditioner use? - Canstar Blue 16 May 2016.

 

Hire Car Service Review and Ratings - Canstar Blue May 2016.

 

Gobsmacked! NSW Govt: nursing homes don’t need nurses - CPSA 23 May 2016.

 

Supermarket wars: where you’ll bag the cheapest groceries - Your Life Choices 1 June 2016.

 

New innovations to combat resistant infections - University of Bristol 12 May 2016.

 

UCLA study identifies how brain connects memories across time - UCLA 23 May 2016.

 

Level of a hormone produced in the ovaries can predict bone loss during menopause transition - UCLA 10 May 2016.

 

Global economic downturn linked to 260,000 excess cancer deaths - Harvard Gazette 27 May 2016.

 

Exposure to common flame retardant chemicals may increase thyroid problems in women - Harvard Gazette 25 May 2016.

 

Frequent religious service attendance linked with decreased mortality risk among women - Harvard Gazette 18 May 2016.

 

Printing metal in midair - Harvard Gazette 16 May 2016.

 

Gut-brain connection moves into MS territory - Harvard Gazette 9 May 2016.

 

The one thing Turnbull and Shorten agree on - The New Daily 28 May 2016.

 

Calls for crackdown on button batteries - The New Daily 31 May 2016.

 

Woolworths penalised $9m by Federal Court over involvement with laundry detergent cartel - ABC News 3 June 2016.

 

Fad diets: How to spot a dubious eating regime - ABC Health & Wellbeing 3 June 2016.

 

The Big Issue celebrates 20 years of helping Australia's disadvantaged - ABC News 3 June 2016.

 

Cosmetic surgery crackdown in NSW to focus on breast implants, liposuction - ABC News 3 June 2016.

 

Housing boom could end in 'dramatic and destabilising' real estate hard landing: OECD - ABC AM June 2016.

 

New innovations to combat resistant infections - University of Bristol 12 May 2016.

 

UCLA study identifies how brain connects memories across time - UCLA 23 May 2016.

 

Level of a hormone produced in the ovaries can predict bone loss during menopause transition - UCLA 10 May 2016.

 

Global economic downturn linked to 260,000 excess cancer deaths - Harvard Gazette 27 May 2016.

 

Exposure to common flame retardant chemicals may increase thyroid problems in women - Harvard Gazette 25 May 2016.

 

Frequent religious service attendance linked with decreased mortality risk among women - Harvard Gazette 18 May 2016.

 

Printing metal in midair - Harvard Gazette 16 May 2016.

 

Gut-brain connection moves into MS territory - Harvard Gazette 9 May 2016.

 

Gut bacteria may help diagnose liver disease - KU Leuven 23 May 2016.

 

World’s first population-level microbiome study reveals links between lifestyle and gut flora - KU Leuven May 2016.

 

The traces of intensive care: softeners in plastic linked to ADD - KU Leuven 19 May 2016.

 

Racing cyclist can gain up to a minute with motorcycle right behind him - KU Leuven 4 May 2016.

 

Antarctic fossils reveal creatures weren’t safer in the south during dinosaur extinction - British Antartic Survey 26 May 2016.

 

Largest earthquake in nearly 20 years shakes Central Australia - Geoscience Australia 23 May 2016.

 

Age discrimination not about who has the job - Your Life Choices 25 May 2016.

 

How to extend the life of your smartphone - Your Life Choices 1 April 2016.

 

Learn how to send a text message from a Mac or PC computer - Your Life Choices 5 May 2016.

 

Labor ‘not in a position’ to reverse government’s ACFI changes - Australian Ageing agenda 27 May 2016.

 

Why Asian integration is a key part of Australia’s economic transition - East Asia Forum 28 May 2016.

 

Turning the generation gap into a competitive edge - Bangkok Post 23 May 2016.

 

Archaeologists find world’s oldest ground-edge axe in Australia - Australian National University 11 May 2016.

 

Priceless first map of Australia arrives in Melbourne for restoration - University of Melbourne 15 May 2016.

 

Research shows ancient tropical plant once called Antarctica home - Curtin University 20 May 2016.

 

Having a sweet tooth not always linked to being overweight - Deakin University 9 May 2016.

 

What will we be able to do with a quantum computer? - UNSW 6 May 2016.

 

‘Shame’ deters men from sexual health help - Charles Darwin University 11 May 2016.

 

Revolutionary wrist fracture device developed in SA - University of Adelaide 12 May 2016.

 

Cosmic dust reveals Earth’s ancient atmosphere - Monash University 12 May 2016.

 

Kids with dogs or siblings more likely to be independent - University of Western Australia 17 May 2016.

 

Older women penalised for playing superannuation catch-up: report - ABC News 26 May 2016.

 

Retirees battle pension funds double whammy - The New Daily 25 May 2016.

 

The Challenges of Aging-In-Place [USA] - 3BL Media 24 May 2016.

 

Dressing and Grooming [persons with dementia] - Alzheimer's Association USA 25 May 2016.

 

[Macular degeneration] Early detection is vital - Your Life Choices 25 May 2016.

 

Fact check: Are the Government's super changes 'not at all' retrospective? - ABC News 26 May 2016.

 

Election 2016: Labor to commit to aged care services review, but 'not in a position' to reverse budget cuts - ABC News 26 May 2016.

 

Vote Compass: Aussies want it, but euthanasia still a 'great untouched issue' - ABC News 26 May 2016.

 

Ancient Australia: world’s first nation of innovators - UNSW 12 May 2016.

 

Separation anxiety disorder: not just for kids - UNSW 13 May 2016.

 

Milestone in solar cell efficiency by UNSW engineers - UNSW 17 May 2016.

 

Funding issues top election wish lists of aged care stakeholders - Australian Ageing Agenda 25 May 2016.

 

New robots remind the elderly to take meds - Shanghai Daily 19 May 2016.

 

Donations now an issue for all parties - The New Daily 23 May 2016.

 

Telstra ‘wrong’ to claim outages are fixed - The New Daily 23 May 2016.

 

Coles, Woolies slammed for lack of brand name milk - The New Daily 24 May 2016.

 

Clues to ancient giant asteroid found in Western Australia - Australian National University 16 May 2016.

 

Could a beetroot a day keep the doctor at bay? - QUT 19 May 2016.

 

Social brain refreshed - University of Sydney 19 May 2016.

 

Major new global study identifies a safer treatment of acute stroke - The George Institute 10 May 2016.

 

Fears unvaccinated aged care workers putting lives of elderly at risk, calls for mandatory flu shots - ABC News 19 May 2016.

 

Calls for Trip Advisor-style platform to measure quality in Australian aged care - ABC News 11 May 2016.

 

Talks on Russo–Japanese territorial disputes still going nowhere - East Asia Forum 21 May 2016.

 

Telstra is providing a ‘budget service for a premium price’ - The New Daily 20 May 2016.

 

How to make space on your phone before travelling - Your Life Choices May 2016.

 

It’s time to see Medicare as an investment - The New Daily 19 May 2016.

 

ANU report finds low income families hit hard by Budget - Australian National University 12 May 2016.

 

Hypersonic flight on the horizon - University of Queensland 19 May 2016.

 

Poor sleep: sorting fact from fiction - University of Sydney 11 May 2016.

 

Call yourself a cosmetic surgeon? - University of Sydney 12 May 2016.

 

The hard facts on Viagra - University of Sydney 13 May 2016.

 

Best foods to protect your aging brain - CBS News 13 May 2016.

 

Evidence of giant asteroid found in Australia - Sky News 19 May 2016.

 

Dietary supplements putting Australians at serious risk - Your Life Choices 18 May 2016.

 

LinkedIn has reported a data breach potentially affecting more than 100 million members - Stay Smart Online 19 May 2016.

 

Netflix wants to test your download speed - The New Daily 18 May 2016.

 

Microwave versus stovetop: which will save you more money? - Your Life Choices 11 May 2016.

 

ABC Fact Check unit to close following budget cuts - ABC News 18 May 2016.

 

Beware of tax-themed scams - Stay Smart Online 17 May 2016.

 

Longevity tips from the world’s oldest living person - The New Daily 17 May 2016.

 

Malware hunters: The battle to stop hackers targeting users with ransomware - ABC News 18 May 2016.

 

Vitamin pill ‘dangers’ revealed - The New Daily 16 May 2016.

 

ASIC charges former CBA planner with forgery - ASIC 17 May 2016.

 

Woolies, AusPost drop in consumer trust index - The New Daily 15 May 2016.

 

Banks may drop the nice guy act after the election - The New Daily 15 May 2016.

 

Hearing aid use is associated with improved cognitive function in hearing-impaired elderly - Eureka Alert 25 April 2016.

 

Investment, dating scams tricked Australians out of $229 million in 2015 - ABC News 16 May 2016.

 

Identity theft victims need more assistance as cyber crime skyrockets, support services say - ABC News 17 May 2016.

 

App of the Month: mobile phone and tablet security - Your Life Choices 11 May 2016.

 

Maiden voyage of Stanford's humanoid robotic diver recovers treasures from King Louis XIV's wrecked flagship - Stanford University 27April 2016.

 

Australian technology behind the world’s largest telescope - CSIRO 5 2016.

 

Stanford physicists help discover hidden dwarf dark galaxy - Stanford University 14 April 2016.

 

Eurovision 2016: Dami Im claims song contest second place with Sound of Silence - ABC News 15 May 2016.

 

The Ageing future (Podcast 44 Minutes/ 41MB) - BBC World Service 1998.

 

Score! How to get some great free stuff online - The New Daily May 2016.

 

'Grey nomad' travellers would be better served by remote nurses with extra powers, research finds - ABC News 13 May 2016.

 

Screw high heels. You should wear these instead - The New Daily 14 May 2016.

 

These are the most trusted professions in Australia - The New Daily 14 2016.

 

AMA joins fight against Federal Government's Medicare rebate freeze - ABC News 15 May 2016.

 

Election 2016: Government proposes $54m subsidy for type 1 diabetes technology - ABC News 15 May 2016.

 

Volunteering beats depression for senior job hunter - ABC News 13 May 2016.

 

'Elderly' driver crashes into Bankstown bakery - ABC News 15 May 2016.

 

Aged care volunteers improve the lives of residents - ABC News 13 May 2016.

 

Uber X launches in Adelaide with free trips - ABC News 13 May 2016.

 

Phone scammers swindle $100,000 from Tasmanians in a week - ABC News 13 May 2016.

 

New research suggests early life factors could increase prostate cancer risk - University of Bristol 7 April 2016.

 

Tiny optical frequency clock measures time accurately to 270 quintillionths of a second - UCLA 6 May 2016.

 

Fructose alters hundreds of brain genes, which can lead to a wide range of diseases - UCLA 21 April 2016.

 

Scientists discover potentially habitable planets - Massachusetts Institute of Technology 2 May 2016.

 

Stanford scientists find Amazon rain forest responds quickly to extreme climate events - Stanford University 28April 2016.

 

Readers angry but will stick with Bunnings - The New Daily 12 May 2016.

 

Mortgage fraud is the dirty secret that could spark a financial meltdown, economist warns - News.com.au 13 May 2016.

 

Interest rates will fall further Commonwealth Bank economists predict - ABC News 13 May 2016.

 

Apartment settlement risk soaring as overseas buyers restricted - ABC News 13 May 2016.

 

A new development shows how young people are living the easy life - News.com.au 13 May 2016.

 

Election 2016: Where the parties stand on the big issues - ABC News 13 May 2016.

 

Fact check: Did the budget take from working mums and give tax cuts to millionaires? - ABC News 13 May 2016.

 

Traveling with Dementia - Alzheimers Association USA 13 May 2016.

 

Using oxygen to sterilise medical implants - University of Bath 29 April 2016.

 

Exposure to particulate air pollutants associated with numerous cancers - University of Birmingham 29 April 2016.

 

UCLA research suggests that gut bacteria could help prevent cancer - UCLA 13 April 2016.

 

Hot super-Earths stripped by host stars: 'cooked' planets shrink due to radiation - University of Birmingham 11 April 2016.

 

Should you leave your computer on or switch it off at night? - Your Life Choices 21 April 2016.

 

Genetic variant may help explain why Labradors are prone to obesity - Univesity of Cambridge 3 May 2016.

 

A faster and cheaper way to produce new antibiotics - Univesity of Bristol 4 May 2016.

 

A trick of the light may help diseased plants attract greenfly - University of Bristol 21 April 2016.

 

Dinosaurs ‘already in decline’ before asteroid apocalypse - University of Bristol 18 April 2016.

 

Humanoid robotics and computer avatars could help treat social disorders - University of Bristol 11 April 2016.

 

Federal Government stands by proposed superannuation changes - ABC News 11 May 2016.

 

Budget 2016 changes to superannuation, what do they mean for you? - ABC News 10 May 2016.

 

Chris Maury's race to make the internet accessible for visually impaired - ABC News 11 May 2016.

 

Fact check: Do two-thirds of negative gearers earn under $80,000? - ABC News 11 May 2016.

 

SpaceX rocket successfully lands on drone ship - The New Daily 10 May 2016.

 

RBA memo favours Labor-like housing fix - The New Daily 9 May 2016.

 

Little ANTs: researchers build the world’s tiniest engine - Univesity of Cambridge 2 May 2016.

 

Timber skyscrapers could transform London’s skyline - Univesity of Cambridge 8 April 2016.

 

New insights into how the brain adapts to stress - University of Bristol 11 April 2016.

 

Making electronics out of coal - Massachusetts Institute of Technology 19 April 2016.

 

COTA Life - COTA QLD 10 May 2016.

 

Higher muscle mass associated with lower mortality risk in people with heart disease - UCLA 18 April 2016.

 

Extended rest between weight lifting sets could help muscle growth - University of Birmingham 3 May 2016.

 

Walking and cycling good for health even in cities with higher levels of air pollution - Univesity of Cambridge 5 May 2016.

 

Check your enrolment for the Federal election - Australian Electoral Commission 9 May 2016.

 

Voters urged to update enrolment details as 950,000 missing from electoral roll, AEC says - ABC News 9 May 2016.

 

ASIC investigates Chinese mortgage application fraud - The New Daily 9 May 2016.

 

Cosmetic surgery crackdown: Cooling off period for patients among tough new industry guidelines - ABC News 9 May 2016.

 

Stanford scientists improve perovskite solar-cell absorbers by giving them a squeeze - Stanford University 6 April 2016.

 

A bit of chemistry on your roof: solar panel produces hydrogen gas - KU Keuven 18 April 2016.

 

Malcolm Turnbull announces double dissolution election for July 2 - ABC News 8 May 2016.

 

Election 2016: PM calls historic vote for July 2 - The New Daily 8 May 2016.

 

Malcolm Turnbull calls July 2 double dissolution election - News.com.au 8 May 2016.

 

New insights into how the brain adapts to stress - University of Bristol 11 April 2016.

 

Dinosaurs ‘already in decline’ before asteroid apocalypse - University of Bristol 18 April 2016.

 

Study shows dinosaurs had an exodus from Europe - University of Bath 28 April 2016.

 

How does grief cause physical pain? - BBC 6 May 2016.

 

John Birmingham: Australia Post's $9 pick-up service enough to make me go postal - Brisbane Times 2 May 2016.

 

Hidden election tactics designed to win your vote - The New Daily 6 May 2016.

 

Get American Netflix in Australia using these VPN instructions - The New Daily 6 May 2016.

 

Assessing the damage post-Cyclone TC Winston - East Asia forum 6 May 2016.

 

What's on in Brisbane - BCC 5 May 2016.

 

Target Australia Pty Ltd—Target Essentials Fan Heater [Recall] - ACCC 3 May 2016.

 

Budget 2016/17: the goal posts [on superannuation] have moved again - Your Life Choices 4 May 2016.

 

Dick Smith talks taking risks, winning the 'lottery of life' and not wanting to make any more money - ABC News 6 May 2016.

 

Friendship for men in middle-age? Here's what you told us about how to find it - ABC News 6 May 2016.

 

SpaceX records another rocket landing - BBC 6 May 2016.

 

'Cosmic Eye' goes viral - University of Western Austrlaia 18 April 2016.

 

Can people actually multitask? - Edith Cowan University 18 April 2016.

 

World-first blood test for Parkinson's - La Trobe University 20 April 2016.

 

New treatment gives tendon pain the boot - La Trobe University 1 February 2016.

 

Research reveals a new secret to the miracle of breast milk - Walter+Eliza Hall 22 April 2016.

 

Baby boomers aren't to blame for Generation Y's woes - UNSW 22 april 2016.

 

World-first Victorian drug trial aims to slow Alzheimer’s disease - University of Melbourne 29 April 2016.

 

Ancient volcanic activity in Bunbury caused by mega-continent breakup - Curtin University 18 April 2016.

 

New HOPE for cardiovascular disease - Curtin University 11 April 2016.

 

Citizen scientists offer birds-eye view of Aussie backyards for conservation - Deakin University 1 May 2016.

 

GPS technology keeps eagle eye on Melbourne’s elusive powerful owls - Deakin University 19 April 2016.

 

Fatty diets lead to daytime sleepiness, poor sleep - University of Adelaide 20 April 2016.

 

Helping people with Parkinson's get a better night's sleep - University of Western Australia 11 April 2016.

 

Exercise eccentrically for possible brain boost - Edith Cowan University 21 April 2016.

 

Genetic links helpful for glaucoma treatment - Flinders University 28 April 2016.

 

Look closer: the hidden nasties in the 2016 budget - The New Daily 4 May 2016.

 

Protecting migratory birds when our beaches have gone to the dogs - University of Queensland 22 April 2016.

 

QUT professor leads Australia’s first robotic hip operation - QUT 19 April 2016.

 

How traditional Aboriginal medicine can help close the health gap - University of Sydney 27 April 2016.

 

'The right to food' – and how 1.2 million Australians miss out - University of Sydney 11 April 2016.

 

Fancy juice doesn’t cleanse the body of toxins - The New Daily 30 April 2016.

 

Here’s why you shouldn’t be hugging your dog - The New Daily 30 April 2016.

 

Royal commission into banks could grow industry, ING chief executive Vaughn Richtor says - ABC News 29 April 2016.

 

Budget 2016: Dementia spending set to skyrocket to $21b by 2030 as wave of new patients rely on care - ABC News 30 April 2016.

 

It’s official: geo-dodging is a good thing - The New Daily 29 April 2016.

 

Rare 600kg haul of ancient Romain coins found in Spain - Perth Now 29 April 2016.

 

The USB you need for travelling - Your Life Choices 26 April 2016.

 

Origin Predictable [electricity] Plan: The verdict - Canstar Blue 29 April 2016.

 

Superannuation: 1 in 3 women retire with nothing, Senate report finds - ABC News 30 April 2016.

 

Men's superannuation savings average twice as large as women's, Senate report finds - ABC News 29 April 2016.

 

Woolworths cost cutting with reward program changes, say analysts - ABC News 29 April 2016.

 

Australians are cutting down on sugar but love of honey worries health experts - Examiner 30 April 2016.

 

NATSISS results show Australia long way off closing the gap, Indigenous leader says - ABC News 29 April 2016.

 

Greenland ice sheet melting has started early - Examiner 30 April 2016.

 

High-income earners benefiting from property tax concessions 'beside the point', Malcolm Turnbull says - ABC News 27 April 2016.

 

Victorian Budget 2016: key points - ABC News 27 April 2016.

 

How food before bed could be harming you - The New Daily 27 April 2016.

 

Think tank dispels negative gearing ‘myth’ - The New Daily 25 April 2016.

 

Telstra accused of ‘scamming’ customers - The New Daily 25 April 2016.

 

Superannuation: unfair indexation costs veterans dearly - Your Life Choices 22 April 2016.

 

Fact check: Would building workers have less rights than ice dealers under ABCC laws? - ABC News 27 April 2016.

 

Portland woman accused of stabbing 70yo cyclist after phone request granted bail - ABC News 27 April 2016.

 

Support group offers hope for people with chronic pain - ABC News 27 April 2016.

 

Nuggets found after old Tennant Creek gold prospect is rejuvenated - ABC Rural 27 April 2016.

 

Scientists find way to slow cancers - Brisbane Times 28 April 2016.

 

Blue, green, pink and yellow cockatoos in Sydney's eastern suburbs - Sydney Morning Herald 27 April 2016.

 

Australia Remembers WWI 1914 - 1918 - ABC News 25 April 2016.

 

Anzac Day 2016: Thousands attend dawn services, marches across Australia and overseas to honour fallen soldiers - ABC News 25 April 2016.

 

Chronic kidney disease [statistics] - AIHW 22 April 2016.

 

Woman takes banking giant NAB to court over alleged fraudulent loans - ABC News 25 April 2016.

 

What middle men take from your mortgage - The New Daily 22 April 2016.

 

How ‘unfair’ car rental companies fleece you - The New Daily 22 April 2016.

 

Head On to photo festival across the city - City of Sydney 22 April 2016.

 

Frightening consequences of not brushing your teeth - The New Daily 22 April 2016.

 

Car import reforms are good for consumers and competition - ACCC 21 April 2016.

 

Malcolm Turnbull confirms ABCC will trigger double dissolution election - ABC News 19 April 2016.

 

This is how long your Apple iPhone will last - The New Daily 18 April 2016.

 

Older Aussies would rather change their driving habits than use public transport - Your Life Choices 15 April 2016.

 

Breast implant patients at The Cosmetic Institute knocked out without consent, report reveals - SOURCE April 2016.

 

High lift jacks suppliers pay penalties following ACCC infringement notices - ACCC 18 April 2016.

 

SMSFs: no compensation for theft or fraud - Your Life Choices 18 April 2016.

 

Avant-garde octogenarian explores the pleasures of life - University of Queensland 18 April 2016.

 

Illegal Australian online casino faces investigation - The New Daily 17 April 2016.

 

New study reveals hidden costs of gluten-free diet; call made for subsidy program - ABC News 19 April 2016.

 

National Legal Aid calls for more funding after new figures reveal domestic violence a factor in 79pc of family law cases - ABC News 19 April 2016.

 

Join COTA's Federal Election Panel - COTA 13April 2016.

 

Facts about dreams: what goes on when you nod off? - Your Life Choices 7 April 2016.

 

Macquarie co-founder Mark Johnson slams money-focused bank bonus culture - ABC News 15 April 2016.

 

Fitness trackers: Have they helped you reach your health goals? - ABC News 15 April 2016.

 

'Pharmacological tourniquet' developed by Australian scientists to save soldiers, remote patients - ABC News 14 April 2016.

 

Fastest rates of Australians going broke since the GFC, figures show - Abc News 14 April 2016.

 

National Disability Insurance Agency wants greater power over NDIS costs - ABC News 16 April 2016.

 

Changes to aged care let elderly pay for services in their homes - ABC News 16 April 2016.

 

Ilfracombe's oldest resident expands famous bottle collection into buttons - ABC News 15 April 2016.

 

Bag snatch incident caught on camera - ABC News 14 April 2016.

 

Property market lags behind trend as demand for smaller houses grows - ABC News 14 April 2016.

 

Egg producer fined $300k for falsely labelling eggs free range - ABC Nwes 15 April 2016.

 

Join COTA's Federal Election Panel - COTA 13April 2016.

 

Egg-splaining egg safety - CSIRO 5 April 2016.

 

PM Turnbull needs action, not thought bubbles - The New Daily 11 April 2016.

 

Australian researchers part of global study to find ‘simple’ methods to prevent heart attacks and stroke - Monash University 4 April 2016.

 

Transferring the seniors and pensioners tax offset - Australian Taxation Office 11 April 2016.

 

Elderly woman dies after 'being hit by car' in West Ryde - ABC News 11 April 2016.

 

Rats of Tobruk gather in Canberra to mark 75th anniversary of WWII siege - ABC News 10 April 2016.

 

Climate change and your birthday: Is it too hot for sex? - ABC News 9 April 2016.

 

Gaming reform alliance seeks to have poker machines declared a breach of consumer law - ABC News 10 April 2016.

 

How secure is your smartphone's lock screen? - Edity Cowan University 6 April 2016.

 

Moby Dick whale tale maybe not so fictional - University of Queensland 5 April 2016.

 

Breast cancer survivors unite to defeat the world - ABC News 10 April 2016.

 

Supernovae showered earth with radioactive debris - Australian National University 7 April 2016.

 

Social media as a force for families - University of Queensland 4 April 2016.

 

Treating sugar addiction like drug abuse: QUT leads world-first study - QUT 7 April 2016.

 

Outdoor light has role in reducing short-sightedness in kids - QUT 6 April 2016.

 

How ancient Aboriginal star maps have shaped Australia’s highways - UNSW 7 April 2016.

 

New laser to shine light on remote sensing - University of Adelaide 5 April 2016.

 

Archaeologist looks to the skies [mining in space] - Flinders University 4 April 2016.

 

Older workers more likely to lose jobs in manufacturing decline - ABC News 7 April 2016.

 

Do fitness trackers really work? - ABC News 7 April 2016.

 

Banks get battered as calls for royal commission grow - The New Daily 8 April 2016.

 

The importance of complaints - Aged Care Complaints Commissioner 7 April 2016.

 

Banking sector leads losses as local share market falls for third week - ABC News 8 April 2016.

 

How to extend the life of your smartphone - Your Life Choices 1 April 2016.

 

Australia's unclaimed money - ASIC 7 April 2016.

 

News for older Australians - Department of Human Services 7 April 2016.

 

Time for Grandparents: Grand Matters Newsletter (QLD) - Uniting Care 7 April 2016.

 

Snippets: Seniors Enquiry Line (QLD) - Uniting Care 7 April 2016.

 

Westpac car financier pays $493,000 for breaching consumer protection repossession laws - ASIC 5 April 2016.

 

ASIC commences civil penalty proceedings against Westpac for BBSW conduct - ASIC 5 April 2016.

 

Banking problems ‘eerily similar’ to pre-GFC boom - The New Daily 5 April 2016.

 

Hertz undertakes to refund consumers and improve damage assessment and charging practices - ACCC 5 April 2016.

 

Former mortgage broker admits to charges relating to home loan fraud - ASIC 5 April 2016.

 

Keep an eye on your ears - Garvan Institute 1 April 2016.

 

Share market reporting: Ignore the noise, focus on the big picture - ABC News 4 April 2016.

 

No more washing: nano-enhanced textiles clean themselves with light - RMIT University 1 April 2016.

 

Hiding money in plain sight - Harvard Gazette 1 April 2016.

 

For older Americans, divide between rich and poor gets bigger - Futurity 1 April 2016.

 

Be warned of new types of ransomware - Department of Communications and the Arts 3 April 2016.

 

April Fools' Day 2016: The best pranks and jokes to get you laughing - ABC News 2 April 2016.

 

Telstra free data day: Your guide to what to download with your mobile phone - ABC News 1 April2016.

 

‘Junk’ policy leaves cancer patient without cover - The New Daily 1 April2016.

 

Aboriginal elders go for gold at Eora Olympics - ABC News 1 April 2016.

 

Man released on bail over alleged one-punch death on Queensland's Gold Coast - ABC News 1 April 2016.

 

New plan to put roofs over heads of homeless being considered in NSW - ABC News 1 April 2016.