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‘Domestic abuse is kept behind closed doors and it thrives in that silence’

Domestic abuse continues to torment many of our friends, family members, colleagues and neighbours behind closed doors. Abuse is felt by many from all areas of society but women are disproportionately impacted – with the 2020 Crime Survey for England and Wales noting that 1.6 million women reported experiencing domestic abuse. Through campaign work, offering… Read More »

What to Expect from Pharmacy Technician Training Programs

Many states require pharmacy technicians to attend training programs and get national certification. In a few states, the minimum requirement to become a pharmacy technician is a high school diploma or equivalent. Even if states do not require training and certification, having them can boost your confidence and stand out to potential employers. Here’s what… Read More »

There Is No ‘Healthy Obesity,’ Study Finds

FRIDAY, June 11, 2021 — There is no such thing as healthy obesity, a Scottish study reports. A normal metabolic profile doesn’t mean an obese person is actually healthy, because he or she still has an increased risk of diabetes, heart disease, stroke and respiratory illness, University of Glasgow researchers explained. “The term ‘metabolically healthy… Read More »

Zero local cases for NSW amid virus scare

NSW has again recorded no new COVID-19 cases in the community, after an infected Melbourne couple’s trip through the state put regional communities on edge. The couple made stops in Gillenbah, Dubbo, Forbes, Coonabarabran and Moree on their way to the Sunshine Coast in Queensland, where the wife tested positive. Her husband tested positive as… Read More »

Elise Mertens: World No.1 Women’s Doubles Tennis Player, Her Mantra of Success “Never be Satisfied with Yourself, Try to Improve Every Day”

Elise Mertens is a Belgian professional tennis player. A top 15 player in both singles and doubles, she achieved her career-high singles ranking of world No. 12 on 26 November 2018. On 10 May 2021, she became world No. 1 in women’s doubles holding the top ranking for a week. Mertens has won six singles… Read More »