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beyondblue National Roadshow at Dingley Village Men’s Shed

1 April 2015

Tony recently visited the Dingley Village Men’s Shed to take a look at the beyondblue National Roadshow and its star attraction, Roadshow Rhonda. Tony has a chat with beyondblue to find out what the National Roadshow is all about as well as some representatives from a number of local Men’s Sheds who came along to the event.

How simple ideas lead to scientific discoveries

31 March 2015

Adam Savage walks through two spectacular examples of profound scientific discoveries that came from simple, creative methods anyone could have followed.

Why we all need to practice emotional first aid

29 March 2015

We'll go to the doctor when we feel flu-ish or a nagging pain. So why don’t we see a health professional when we feel emotional pain: guilt, loss, loneliness?

Male-pattern baldness

26 March 2015

Male-pattern baldness is the most common type of hair loss. For a few men, this process starts as early as the late teens. By the age of 60, most men have some degree of hair loss.

What causes fatigue?

23 March 2015

There are many reasons why a person may experience fatigue — some are obvious, like poor sleep, while others might be less so, like not getting enough exercise.Many causes can be modified and this may help prevent or reduce fatigue

Facts about fish oil supplements

20 March 2015

Omega-3 fatty acids are important nutrients that your body uses for growth, development, building and repair. For people who may have difficulty getting enough omega-3 fatty acid from their diet, supplements are available such as those containing fish oil but what should you know about them first?

Paracetamol: targeting pain, generic brands and other things you need to know

17 March 2015

It's one of our most commonly used painkillers; but there's no shortage of misinformation when it comes to paracetamol. Here are eight things to know.

Baling out of old tech with containers

14 March 2015

Wool bales have been used to market the fibre for centuries, and have been a mainstay of the industry. So why not containerise wool in bulk instead of in single or tri-packed bales?

Landcare Green Army projects

11 March 2015

Applications for the latest Round of Green Army projects can be submitted until 17 March 2015.

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