Early detection of disease can be a double-edged sword.
The threshold for diagnosing common conditions such as high blood pressure, chronic kidney disease and gestational diabetes have all lowered in recent years. But for whose benefit?
Only the law can hold internet companies criminally accountable.
With new laws proposed, Australian leaders now seem prepared to move beyond just blaming technology for its role in online violence and extremism.
Gestational diabetes is diagnosed when women have elevated levels of sugar in their blood during pregnancy. But there’s no international threshold.
Sarah and Donna are 26 weeks pregnant and have the same blood sugar levels. But while Donna is diagnosed with gestational diabetes, Sarah is spared from the label. It comes down to where she lives.
Technology, when used right, can enhance learning for students.
Technology has good potential to help students learn, but it must be used appropriately to keep students moving, learning and working together.
Police detectives at the scene of a fatal crash in Northcote in 2017. The crash occurred after a police pursuit.
As a police officer, I was involved in many pursuits, investigated serious accidents and later became a researcher. Here's what I've learned about how police make decisions in a pursuit.
Most victims of filicide are under 17 years old.
At least one child is killed by a parent in Australia every fortnight. The latest report from the Australian Institute of Criminology shows the nature of filicide in Australia.
The lack of transparency seems to be worse in certain disease areas, including diabetes and heart disease.
Clinical guidelines have a big impact on the care you receive and the drugs you're prescribed. But one in five doctors who write these guidelines have undisclosed ties to drug companies.
Barang-barang yang berantakan mempunyai efek buruk yang bersifat kumulatif pada otak kita yang menyukai keteraturan.
Barang-barang yang berantakan dapat menyebabkan stress, rasa cemas dan rasa tertekan pada diri kita. Keberadaan mereka juga dapat mempengaruhi kemampuan kita untuk memproses informasi dan berhubungan dengan orang lain.
Bekerja dari rumah berarti membawa sebagian bobot pekerjaan Anda ke rumah.
Perasaan tertekan, sulit untuk tidur dan terganggunya waktu keluarga adalah sebagian kecil dari kerugian yang didapat dari bekerja dari rumah.
International student Aiia Maasarwe was murdered by a stranger in a public place. Is this common in Australia?
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Murders of women in public spaces by strangers are not commonplace. And murders in Australia in general are on the decline. Compared to many countries, Australia is a safe place.
Disorganisation and clutter have a cumulative effect on our brains, which like order.
Clutter can make us feel stressed, anxious and depressed. It can also impact our ability to process information and connect with people. Here's why.
Los actuales teléfonos inteligentes tienen la tecnología necesaria para ayudarle a tomar fotografías increíbles, siempre y cuando sepa utilizarla.
Sebuah pencahayaan panjang jejak cahaya di London Tower Bridge, diambil dengan iPhone8Plus menggunakan aplikasi NightCap.
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Fotografi komputasi merampingkan produksi gambar sehingga semuanya - pengambilan, pengeditan, dan pengiriman - dapat dilakukan di telepon, dengan banyak beban berat dilakukan saat gambar diambil.
What is illegal in one country may be perfectly legal in all other countries.
Should every country have the right to impose its own laws governing the internet on the rest of the world? If so, the internet could become almost unrecognisable.
Working from home means taking work into your home.
Stress, troubled sleep and interrupted family time are some of the little-known downsides from working from home.
A light-trails long exposure of London’s Tower Bridge, shot on iPhone8Plus using the NightCap app.
Today's smartphones have the technology to help you take amazing photographs – so long as you do it right.
Mixed reality can enhance teaching in ways not possible with pen and paper, or even virtual reality.
Instead of holograms replacing teachers, we're seeing teachers using holograms to enhance the learning experience, particularly in disciplines such as health sciences and medicine.
Who wouldn’t want a quick fix?
Unfortunately, the only reliable way to avoid a hangover is not to drink excessively in the first place.
Crime and ethnicity: highly divisive issues in the state.
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All three groups are over-represented in the alleged offender population, with Sudan born offenders to a higher degree. But the vast majority of crime is committed by Australian born offenders.
At the Victorian Liberal Party election campaign launch, Opposition leader Matthew Guy said Labor had presided over a law and order crisis.
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Victorian Opposition leader Matthew Guy said under Premier Daniel Andrews, 'Victoria has won the unenviable title as the state with the country’s highest rate of crime'. Is that right?