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Gift cards given extended expiry dates

Posted by May 30th 2018

Grocery giant Woolworths has announced that it is removing expiry dates from its gift cards, as new legislation is set to force retailers to extend expiration dates to at least three years. While a convenient gift …


Why sleeping in a dark room is better for your health

Posted by May 30th 2018

Even if you’re afraid of the dark, it might be time to turn off the lights and invest in blockout curtains, according to new research. A study published in the American Journal of Epidemiology has found …


The tooth sensor that tracks what you eat

Posted by May 10th 2018

Scientists have developed a miniaturised sensor that can be fitted to a tooth to monitor your alcohol, sugar and salt intake. The 2mm-by-2mm device, devised by researchers at the Tufts University School of Engineering in the …


Unhealthy diets impacted by supermarket catalogues

Posted by March 26th 2018

The average Australian diet has become a reflection of what we see in supermarket catalogues, according to a new study. Big supermarket chains, including Coles, Woolworths, ALDI and IGA, have been found to advertise junk food …


Australia fails dental report card with poor oral health

Posted by May 10th 2018

Australia has failed its first national oral health check-up, with data showing almost half of adults don’t brush their teeth twice a day. The Oral Health Tracker report, released by the Australian Dental Association and the …


LG A9 Handstick Vacuum Review

Posted by June 12th 2018

Cordless handstick vacuums are the future of vacuuming and make the dreaded household chore an easier task, with LG one of the brands leading the revolution. Along with Dyson, LG is putting an end to corded vacuum cleaners …



New test reveals your chances of getting skin cancer

Posted by June 6th 2018

Queensland researchers have designed a new online tool that can predict your chances of developing skin cancer over the next three years. The QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute in Brisbane has launched the online test based …


How to move your appliances… safely

Posted by April 12th 2018

Most people will agree that transporting your appliances from one house to another is the most stressful part of moving. They are typically the largest, most bulky, and awkward items in your home. Plus, they …