Category Archives: Health

Kellogg’s again found guilty of breaching children’s advertising code

Cereals giant Kellogg’s has breached advertising codes for the second time in four years after targeting kids with Coco Pops television advertisements during children’s shows such as Harry Potter. Kellogg’s responded to the Advertising Standards Board (ASB) guilty ruling by blaming

Kellogg’s again found guilty of breaching children’s advertising code

Cereals giant Kellogg’s has breached advertising codes for the second time in four years after targeting kids with Coco Pops television advertisements during children’s shows such as Harry Potter. Kellogg’s responded to the Advertising Standards Board (ASB) guilty ruling by blaming

Not even Coles staff would buy ‘terrible’ Coke Life

Supermarkets are unable to sell green-branded Coke Life cans to retail staff even at a rockbottom price of 20 cents after remaining stock was quietly removed from Australian shelves. A New South Wales Coles worker, who wished to remain anonymous, told The New Daily that

Not even Coles staff would buy ‘terrible’ Coke Life

Supermarkets are unable to sell green-branded Coke Life cans to retail staff even at a rockbottom price of 20 cents after remaining stock was quietly removed from Australian shelves. A New South Wales Coles worker, who wished to remain anonymous, told The New Daily that

Australians are spending more than one-third of their day in front of a screen

Australians are spending more time in front of a screen than they are sleeping, a new survey has revealed. More than one-third of each day – 9.4 hours – is being spent exposed to blue light emitted from computer, mobile phone and television

Australians are spending more than one-third of their day in front of a screen

Australians are spending more time in front of a screen than they are sleeping, a new survey has revealed. More than one-third of each day – 9.4 hours – is being spent exposed to blue light emitted from computer, mobile phone and television

Anti-ageing doctor says hot cross buns raise dementia risk

An anti-ageing doctor has warned shoppers against stocking up on hot cross buns this Easter, linking the product’s ingredients to dementia. But nutritionists and medical researchers were quick to reject his claim as “extreme” and “too simplistic”. Dr Michael Elstein is passionately

Anti-ageing doctor says hot cross buns raise dementia risk

An anti-ageing doctor has warned shoppers against stocking up on hot cross buns this Easter, linking the product’s ingredients to dementia. But nutritionists and medical researchers were quick to reject his claim as “extreme” and “too simplistic”. Dr Michael Elstein is passionately

Coca-Cola responds to claims of ‘tobacco-style deception’ tactics

A scathing report has compared Coca-Cola’s undisclosed funding of health-related research and conferences to the deceptive tactics used by the tobacco industry between the 1950s and 1990s. The investigation, published in the British Medical Journal, has revealed that Coca-Cola covertly funded a series of obesity

Coca-Cola responds to claims of ‘tobacco-style deception’ tactics

A scathing report has compared Coca-Cola’s undisclosed funding of health-related research and conferences to the deceptive tactics used by the tobacco industry between the 1950s and 1990s. The investigation, published in the British Medical Journal, has revealed that Coca-Cola covertly funded a series of obesity

Why food on the go might be the way of the future

Australia’s “on the go” food culture is growing, with several popular food and drink brands introducing drive-through stores for the convenience of time-poor consumers. Boost Juice opened its first drive-through store on Friday as one of the first “healthy” branded Australian businesses to tap

Why food on the go might be the way of the future

Australia’s “on the go” food culture is growing, with several popular food and drink brands introducing drive-through stores for the convenience of time-poor consumers. Boost Juice opened its first drive-through store on Friday as one of the first “healthy” branded Australian businesses to tap

The truth about ibuprofen safety

Older Australians have been warned to avoid high doses of ibuprofen, but younger age groups probably have nothing to worry about, after a new study raised health concerns about the common, over-the-counter painkiller. High doses of ibuprofen drugs such as

The truth about ibuprofen safety

Older Australians have been warned to avoid high doses of ibuprofen, but younger age groups probably have nothing to worry about, after a new study raised health concerns about the common, over-the-counter painkiller. High doses of ibuprofen drugs such as