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Binge drinking can rewrite your DNA, cutting-edge study says

Talk about a major buzzkill. Heavy drinking can do more than mess with your health and undermine your relationships, a new study published in the journal Alcoholism: Clinical & Experimental Research finds. In fact, it can alter your DNA. Consistently overdoing it with alcohol can actually prompt dangerous — and long-lasting — genetic changes, according… Read More »

Doctor says he’s not ‘opting out’ of My Health Record scheme

BATHURST GP Dr Ross Wilson may have serious security concerns about the Federal Government’s My Health Record, but he’s not opting out himself. My Health Record is an online summary of key health information such as allergies, medicines you are taking, medical conditions you have been diagnosed with, and pathology test results like blood tests. The national database is… Read More »