Plants May Be Spreading Superbugs to People, Says Study

It's Not Just Beef: Plants May Be Spreading Superbugs We are often told that in order to be truly healthy we need more fruits and vegetables and fewer portions of meat in our diets. Simply put – meat bad, vegetables good. However, when it comes to the spread of superbugs, it turns out

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Magda Szubanski launches For Love campaign

The GoFundMe boss has defended his company’s decision to remove Israel Folau’s fundraising page, as comedian Magda Szubanski launches a rival page called “For Love.”Chief Executive Rob Solomon said Folau’s original request for donations was flagged as “high risk” within hours of going live with donations refunded in full.He told News Corp Australia

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Sports star gets back more than $1 million in new Australian Christian Lobby campaign

It didn’t take long for the Australian Christian Lobby to get involved and support the multimillionaire, who has pleaded for the public to fund his legal stoush with Rugby Australia after the code’s governing body sacked him for a “high-level breach” of the professional players’ code of conduct.Folau posted a photo on Instagram

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Recreational marijuana users tend to drink more alcohol, medicinal users drink less

There is a lack of agreement about the relationship between marijuana and alcohol use. Does marijuana use increase or decrease alcohol consumption? Research based on interviews with users of both marijuana and alcohol reveals that recreational users tend to drink more alcohol, and medicinal users drink less alcohol, on marijuana-use days. These results

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Scans have revealed the extent of NSW and Penrith playmaker Nathan Cleary’s ankle injury

Panthers and NSW Blues playmaker Nathan Cleary has a high grade lateral ankle injury and will most likely miss Origin III but scans have revealed he has not suffered syndesmosis damage as first feared. Cleary did not return after half-time in Origin II and initial fears on Monday were syndesmosis but the 21-year-old

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Rare giant squid caught on video for the first time

A giant squid has been caught on camera in US waters for the first time ever by researchers who were looking for creatures living in the “midnight zone” of the sea.According to The Sun the squid was found 760 metres below the surface in complete darkness and can be seen attacking a probe,

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State of Origin 2019: Johnathan Thurston backs ‘scarred’ Mitchell Pearce for Game 3

He once famously sledged Mitchell Pearce in 2015, now Johnathan Thurston has backed the maligned former NSW halfback to make a return in Origin III.It appears certain the Blues will have a new playmaking combination in the series decider in Sydney after Nathan Cleary failed to finish the clash in Perth on Sunday

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Two workers exposed to unsafe radiation dose at Lucas Heights nuclear facility | Australia news

Production has ceased and an urgent investigation has been launched after two employees at a newly opened Australian nuclear medicine facility at Lucas Heights were exposed to an unsafe dose of radiation late last week. Just two weeks after it was granted a licence to enter into full domestic production, the Australian Nuclear

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Solitary drinking can be influenced by social discomfort, especially among underage females

Although drinking alone does not necessarily mean that someone has a drinking problem, solitary drinking by youth is alarming for several reasons: it may lead to heavier drinking, numerous psychosocial problems, and long-term alcohol problems. Findings from two large samples of underage drinkers show that solitary drinking can be influenced by social discomfort,

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Israel Folau’s campaign shut down by GoFundMe, donors to be refunded

Updated June 24, 2019 10:53:42 Photo: Israel Folau had been raising money to pay for his legal action. (AAP: Dave Hunt) Sacked Wallabies star Israel Folau has had his crowdfunding campaign shut down by GoFundMe, who will refund all money raised to donors.Folau started a GoFundMe campaign last week where he asked people

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