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Boys hitting puberty two years earlier

Boys hitting puberty two years earlier

BOYS in the US are hitting puberty as much as two years earlier than in previous decades, according to a new study out Saturday from the American Academy of Pediatrics. The study suggests a well-documented trend seeing girls hit adolescence earlier than their historic counterparts has been... read more »

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GrainCorp shares rocket 40pc

GrainCorp shares rocket 40pc

GRAINCORP shares have rocketed upwards by more than 40 per cent after United States-based food processor Archer Daniels Midland Company (ADM) proposed a $2.68 billion takeover of the Australian grains marketer. At 1133 AEDT, shares in GrainCorp had surged $3.56, or 40.23 per cent, to $12.41, after... read more »

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New study about surging Australian birth...

New study about surging Australian birth intervention rates sparks controve...

FIONA Baker asks why ”natural” births are on the decline in Australia. Life after a caesarian section World first uterine transplants from mother to daughter A pregnant woman in Australia today has a 32 per cent chance of having a caesarean section. In 1998, an Australian woman going... read more »

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How to get your very own personal Bat-mo...

How to get your very own personal Bat-mobile, produced by KIA

WOULD you get behind the wheel of a real-life Batmobile? And if you splashed the cash on Kia’s Batman Optima – would you have the cojones (or stupidity) to leave it out on the street in front of jealous, thieving eyes? Earlier this month DC Entertainment and Kia Motors announced their... read more »

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39 reasons to bring troops home from Afghanistan now

As far as the Australian public is concerned there are now 39 very good reasons for bringing the troops home from Afghanistan without delay. The death of a special-forces soldier overnight... read more »

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Experts concerned about the amount of soft drink we’re consuming

AUSTRALIANS are swilling a staggering 100 litres of soft drink a head each year – prompting calls for the fizz to be banned from home fridges. Dentists say children as young as six... read more »

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Loblaw cuts 700 Toronto head office jobs

The decision by Loblaw Companies Limited to chop 700 jobs from the payroll in administration and at head office in Brampton on Tuesday was met with mixed reviews from analysts and... read more »

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Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart—the Best of Their Reunion Pics!

Did anyone really think Robsten wouldn’t survive a little cheating scandal? Of course not. Since word of their much-anticipated reconciliation broke this week, the Twilight twosome... read more »

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Lance Armstrong steps down as head of foundation, gets dropped by...

In his first acknowledgment that his personal brand has been damaged by the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency’s voluminous account of what it characterized as “serial cheating” throughout his cycling... read more »