Tag: health

  • If I Ruled the World: Tanya Plibersek

    It blows me away when I have dinner with people who order organic food, count their fat content and then happily light up a fag at the end of the meal. Despite the best efforts of governments, public health advocates, and even well-meaning friends, large numbers of Australians continue to choose to smoke. If I…

  • Lobby Says Alternative Medicines Should Be Axed

    A powerful pro-science lobby group is trying to have alternative medicine axed from all well-regarded Australian universities. The over-500-strong group called Friends of Science in Medicine (FSM) believes the courses are dangerous and useless.