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Demand for Australian-made skyrockets as Aussies buy local

Australian manufactured tiles are more in demand than ever, as Australians have been proactively seeking to support local businesses in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic. It’s a welcome trend that’s tipped to only increase, as everyone from mum and dad renovators through to professional builders look to shop local for their building materials. The… Read More »

Former Yellow Wiggle’s new role

Former Yellow Wiggle Greg Page is attempting to break a world record for CPR in an effort to encourage others to learn the lifesaving skill that saved him earlier this year. The original Yellow Wiggle is holding an online class at 7pm (AEST) on Satuday September 19 and is encouraging everyone to join to help… Read More »

MA health network to pay $70,000 after failing to provide medical records

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Office of Civil Rights announced this week that five providers had agreed to pay settlements for potential violations of the HIPAA Privacy Rule’s right of access provision. Beth Israel Lahey Health Behavioral Services’ settlement was the largest of the group, with the Massachusetts-based network of mental health… Read More »

48,000-year-old Neanderthal tooth unearthed in Italy

The discovery of a baby tooth belonging to an adolescent Neanderthal in northern Italy’s Veneto region is shedding light on the doomed hominid’s final days. By analyzing the tooth’s genome, fossilization and radiometric age — measured by the decay of radioactive isotopes in organic matter — scientists were able to determine that the “milk tooth”… Read More »

Qld waste test negative as state reopens

Follow-up wastewater testing in southern Queensland has come back negative for coronavirus after fragments were detected in an earlier sewage test. The positive result was found in a sample at the Pulgul wastewater treatment plant in Hervey Bay, north of Brisbane. Queensland’s Chief Health Officer Jeannette Young said the low-level virus fragments detected were probably… Read More »