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1 hr ago | The Age

Melbourne's powerhouse e-shoppers

Melbourne may be Australia's destination shopping city, but the bricks and mortar stores everywhere may want to get online quickly with a new report showing Melburnians buy more online than any other city, followed by Sydney and Toowoomba.

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3 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider

These Photos Show Just How Bad Business Is Right Now For Malaysia Airlines

Photos on Twitter, Instagram, and other social media sites are showing nearly empty flights, waiting areas, and check-in lines for the embattled airline.

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7 hrs ago | Medical Daily

Teens With 'Normal Weight' Have Eating Disorders, Too: How BMI Fails Them

Eating disorders can be dangerous and life-threatening, but new findings published in the journal Pediatrics reveal drastic weight loss can carry the same health dangers.

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Related Topix: Australia, World News, Medicine, Body Image, Health

12 hrs ago | Gay Times

AIDS activist Lord Fowler to speak

Norman Fowler, the former MP and health secretary under Margaret Thatcher, has written a book on his long-held support for those with AIDS.

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17 hrs ago | Bendigo Advertiser

Police trial new rosters in country Victoria

Police stations are having their opening hours cut as the force trials new rosters in country Victoria, concerning locals who say there was no warning of the change.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

Examiner.com

Foodies' Dream Tour at Melbourne's Queen Victoria Market

Melbourne , Australia - Down under, sunrise comes after 7 a.m. on an autumn morning in May. As mega-jet lagged American travelers know, it's up and at 'em early.

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KSDK-TV Saint Louis

One Direction heads to STL WednesdayOne Direction heads to STL...

Hundreds of preteen and teenage girls will descend upon downtown St. Louis Wednesday for one reason, One Direction.

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The Age

Port shift plan to 'drive up freight costs'

Freight costs would almost double, potentially pushing up the cost of goods in Victoria, if Melbourne's port operations were shifted to Hastings, new analysis has found.

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PR-inside.com

New Market Research Report: Solimar Energy Limited (SXS) - Financial...

The company was formerly known as Livingstone Petroleum Limited. It conducts acquisition, mineral exploration, development and production of oil and gas in onshore hydrocarbon regions.

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BioSpace

Anavex Life Sciences Corp. Selects In Melbourne, Australia As Lead...

Insys Therapeutics, Inc. today announced that the company will present at the Morgan Stanley Global Healthcare Conference 2014 to be held September 8-10, 2014 at the Grand Hyatt New York.

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BioSpace

Anavex Life Sciences Corp. Selects In Melbourne, Australia As Lead...

Anavex Life Sciences Corp. , a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company developing novel drug candidates to treat Alzheimer's disease, other diseases of the central nervous system and various types of cancer, has selected The Alfred Hospital in Melbourne, Australia as the lead site for its upcoming Phase 2a clinical trial for ANAVEX 2-73, which is ... (more)

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Related Topix: Australia, World News, Alzheimer's, Health, Medicine, Pharmacology, Psychiatry

Independent.ie

Remains of Irish MH17 victim formally identified

A stewardess from Malaysia Airlines lays a flower in remembrance of lost colleagues during a multi-faith event to pray for the passengers and crew of MH17 at the airline's academy in Kuala Lumpur July 25, 2014.

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Slackbastard

antifa notes (august 26, 2014) : golden dawn + squadron 88

Yesterday the ABC published a report on the upcoming Australian tour by two Golden Dawn MEPs, Eleftherios Synadinos and Georgios Epitideios: As noted, real estate guy Iggy Gavrilidis is Chief Swinging Dick for GD Down Under.

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Circulation

Different Risk Factor Profiles for Ischemic and Hemorrhagic Stroke in ...

From the FolkhA lsan Institute of Genetics, FolkhA lsan Research Center, Biomedicum Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland ; Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine and Department of Neurology , Helsinki University Central Hospital, Helsinki, Finland; Research Program Unit, Diabetes and Obesity, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland ; and Baker IDI ... (more)

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Related Topix: Europe, Finland, World News, Genetics, Medicine, Diabetes, Health, Australia,

Tripso.com

GE engines OK'ed on Boeing 787-9, LAN-TAM to adopt single brand, new in-flight scents

United Continental Holdings Inc. will be the launch customer for the 787-9 powered by the newly certified GEnx engines, according to a report in The Wall Street Journal.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

WebWire

How to Find Specialist Doctors Quickly and Avoid Lengthy Hospital Waiting Times

MELBOURNE, Victoria August 2014 - The Victorian public hospital system is so congested that patients with private health insurance looking for An expert panel on waiting list management, chaired by Eastern Health director Stuart Alford, and including Latrobe Regional Hospital CEO Peter Craighead and Melbourne Health clinical leader Associate ... (more)

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Mental Help Net

State of the Art Review: Eating Disorders in Children, Teens

A new review presents recommendations for the management of eating disorders in children.

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Bloomberg

Gaffes Worsen Abbott Woes as $37 Billion in Budget Cuts Stranded

Abortion is linked to breast cancer ; people have a right to be bigots; the poorest Australians don't drive cars.

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The Age

Australian National Council on Drugs takes a deep breath on cannabis

Pharmaceutical cannabis is effective for treating some forms of pain, reducing nausea and helping people gain weight, but there are barriers to medical use in Australia, the federal government's principal drug advisory group says.

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Related Topix: Marijuana, Australia, Oceania, World News, Medicine, Multiple Sclerosis, Epilepsy,

DNAinfo.com

Spiritual Home of Crown Heights Rabbi Inspires Replicas Across the World

A three-story Gothic revival brick building at 770 Eastern Parkway that serves as the physical and spiritual center of the Chabad-Lubavitch Orthodox Jewish community and once served as the workplace of Grand Rebbe Menachem Mendel Schneerson has spawned a mini-architectural boom across the globe.

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