Health

Here’s What Social Media Tells Us About Australians and The COVID Jab

Here’s What Social Media Tells Us About Australians and The COVID Jab

  Australia’s COVID-19 vaccination rollout has hit yet another crossroads. Public confidence has wavered following the federal government’s announcement last week that the Pfizer vaccine was the preferred choice for people under age 50. The advice was based on an extremely low risk of severe blood clots forming in younger…

Driving With The Windows Down Is Really Bad For You

Driving With The Windows Down Is Really Bad For You

Well, what did you expect, that something as enjoyable as feeling the wind in your hair as you drive would be good for you? Come on. A study from the University of Surrey found that driving with the windows down can increase a car’s occupants’ exposure to pollution by 80…

How Much Sleep Is Too Much Sleep?

How Much Sleep Is Too Much Sleep?

An entire industry – with its own spokespeople, podcasts, best-sellers, retreats, truisms, etc. – has sprung up around sleep. Give or take a contrarian or two, the message of most of this stuff seems to be that sleep is good and that if you’re not sleeping seven or eight hours…