Australia's overuse of antibiotics prompts rising "superbug" threat — report

June 18, 2016 by · Comments Off on Australia's overuse of antibiotics prompts rising "superbug" threat — report 

CANBERRA, June 16 — australia needs to crack down on inappropriate antibiotic use or face a growing threat from superbugs, a national report has found.

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Australian PE teachers biased against fat kids

August 5, 2015 by · Comments Off on Australian PE teachers biased against fat kids 

SYDNEY, Aug. 4 — Australian physical education (PE) teachers are four times more likely to have an anti-fat bias than non-PE teachers, an Australian study has found.

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Lower crimes in Australian state

April 9, 2015 by · Comments Off on Lower crimes in Australian state 

MELBOURNE, April 9 — The number of young adults committing crimes in Australian state of Victoria has lowered drastically, statistics released by the Sentencing Advisory Council suggested Thursday.

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Update: Gunmen hold hostages in Sydney

December 15, 2014 by · Comments Off on Update: Gunmen hold hostages in Sydney 

SYDNEY, Dec. 15 — Police closed down central Sydney on Monday after armed men took up to 40 hostages at a busy cafe.

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Scientists make breakthrough discovery to fight malaria

December 4, 2014 by · Comments Off on Scientists make breakthrough discovery to fight malaria 

SYDNEY, Dec. 4 — Australian scientists have made a breakthrough discovery in a new way to destroy the malaria parasite, which kills more than 500,000 people every year.

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