It’s an alarming statistic. Approximately 1 million people in Australia have an eating disorder. And it’s due to these alarming numbers that for the first time ever, people with severe eating disorders have access to a comprehensive treatment plan under Medicare for the first time, including up to 60 appointments with psychologists and dietitians.Read more
Picture a cybersecurity hacker sitting cunningly behind a screen, hatching a devastating plot and I’ll bet you pictured that figure of a hacker as a male, right?
With so much talk about climate change and the insidious flow of microplastics through the food chain as a result of environmental damage, it’s nice to read when people are actually doing something about it and not just whinging and prophesying doom.
While a biomedical student at NASA, Yehudit Abrams was researching the potential use of ultrasound to monitor astronauts on the International Space Station. But it was the loss of her cousin in a car crash who was a breast cancer survivor that inspired Abrams to develop a new handheld ultrasound device that women can use at home to monitor their breast tissue.Read more