Some people have always considered lifelong learning worthwhile and increasingly scientific research is now proving them correct.
Henry Belot Women who smoke cigarettes while pregnant are putting their daughters at risk of developing ovarian and breast cancer, according to new research from the Australian National University.
Henry Belot New guidelines published by the World Health Organisation recommend Australians reduce their daily intake of sugar to 10 per cent of their total energy intake.
Amy Corderoy A surgical oncologist has said Jessica Ainscough, a young woman who shunned conventional treatment for a rare form of cancer, was a victim of, and complicit in promoting, dangerous therapies.
Jenna Clarke Move over Stereo Shredders, the bulkers of Mardi Gras are here.
Julia Medew Children watching cricket games on TV are being exposed to thousands of alcohol promotions over many hours because of a loophole in the television broadcasting code, an audit has found.
Alexandra Smith Principals remained concerned that parents may misinterpret the NAPLAN scores published on My School, while some parents feel the publication of the results do not paint a true picture of a school, a new study into opinions on about the federal government's website reveals.
Marina Williams The sale of a 40-year Aboriginal art collection offers a unique insight to Australia’s history.
Sarah Berry Walk backwards down hills or tape up our toes Geisha-style?
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