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8 simple, practical ways to eat more veggies

8 simple, practical ways to eat more veggies

Vegetables are the cornerstone of a healthy eating pattern. You simply cannot eat well without them. So here are eight simple and practical ways you can include more in your diet - that aren’t steaming or salad!

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Are there better exercises for women and men?

Are there better exercises for women and men?
In general, the size of a man’s heart is larger than a woman’s. So if you’re looking to take care of your heart health, are there better exercises depending on whether you’re male or female?
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HRI speaks to Channel 7 News

HRI's Professor Annemarie Hennessy talks to Channel 7 News about preeclampsia, a leading cause of stillbirths and newborn deaths, and which also doubles a woman’s risk of heart disease and stroke later in life.

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Nano ‘junk’ could save lives

Nano ‘junk’ could save lives

We have developed a simple, cheap and efficient way to collect nanoparticles that can be used in the treatment of cancer, cardiovascular disease and Alzheimer’s.

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