Lavender and tea tree oil have endocrine-disrupting chemicals, some of which may also be found in other popular essential oils.
Dr Mark Formby is Acting Director at NSW Health Pathology's Anatomical Pathology Laboratory at John Hunter Hospital.
Today, most people take for granted their ability to easily make calls or listen to music on their mobile phones. But for the hearing impaired, this has never been simple — until now.
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Food safety matters. So does the health of your customers and managing your risks.
Hospital foodservices represent one of the greatest sources of hospital waste. What can you do about it?
The Slim Jim Step-On refuse container has a slender design and small footprint, meaning it can fit in tight spaces while not compromising on the ability to hold a large amount of waste. The construction allows for a hands-free operation to ensure the user does not have to risk potential contamination. The containers have commercial-grade construction for durability, and can carry a variety of medical wastes including corrosive chemicals, potentially infected materials and daily garbage.
Aussie men are ingesting nearly twice the recommended maximum daily intake of salt, with women not far behind.
Imagine a hospital where patients love the food and rave about their experience. It's not a pipe dream.