Blog Australia - Thinking Out Loud - http://www.blog.net.au Wed, 22 Nov 2017 20:45:39 +0000 Blog_Australia en-gb Support Pink http://www.blog.net.au/component/k2/item/1018-support-pink http://www.blog.net.au/component/k2/item/1018-support-pink Cancer Council brings together Australia’s leading state and territory cancer organisations. Our vision is to minimise the threat of cancer through successful prevention, best treatment, support and world-class cancer research. To realise our vision Cancer Council undertakes a broad range of activities: Research - We are the leading independent funders of cancer research in Australia, granting more than $50million a year in research grants. Patient support - Cancer Councils coordinate a network of cancer support groups, services and programs to help improve the quality of life of cancer patients, people living with cancer, their families and carers. Information - We…]]> no-spam@blog.net.au (Sarah Hafda) Health & Fitness Fri, 25 Jan 2013 04:19:16 +0000 What Should I Say to Someone with an ‎Eating Disorder?‎ http://www.blog.net.au/component/k2/item/1021-what-should-i-say-to-someone-with-an-eating-disorder http://www.blog.net.au/component/k2/item/1021-what-should-i-say-to-someone-with-an-eating-disorder When you recognise that someone you know might have an eating disorder, it is difficult to know how and when to approach the person with your concerns. It is important that these concerns are raised with the person. Here are some ideas that might help when working out what to say. Remember that the goal is to maximise the chance of the person engaging in positive conversation with you about your concerns. Being Prepared… Approaching someone with your concerns may be difficult and confronting for all involved, some thought probably needs to occur about the best way to do this.…]]> no-spam@blog.net.au (Sarah Hafda) Health & Fitness Fri, 25 Jan 2013 08:20:26 +0000 Every hour of TV watching shortens life by 22 minutes http://www.blog.net.au/component/k2/item/1023-every-hour-of-tv-watching-shortens-life-by-22-minutes http://www.blog.net.au/component/k2/item/1023-every-hour-of-tv-watching-shortens-life-by-22-minutes Every hour spent watching television shortens the viewer’s life by 22 minutes, academics warn. Researchers say that watching too much TV is as dangerous as smoking or being overweight Photo: GETTY IMAGES Anyone who spends six hours a day in front of the box is at risk of dying five years sooner than those who enjoy more active pastimes, it is claimed. Researchers say that watching too much TV is as dangerous as smoking or being overweight, and that the “ubiquitous sedentary behaviour” should be seen as a “public health problem”. Experts from the University of Queensland, Australia, write: “TV…]]> no-spam@blog.net.au (Sarah Hafda) Health & Fitness Fri, 25 Jan 2013 23:19:40 +0000 Can you eat your way to better sight? http://www.blog.net.au/component/k2/item/1024-can-you-eat-your-way-to-better-sight http://www.blog.net.au/component/k2/item/1024-can-you-eat-your-way-to-better-sight Can eating carrots really help you to see in the dark? Victoria Lambert explains why the link between vision and nutrition is exciting the experts. Health food: Gregg Wallace recommends buying vegetables as fresh as possible Photo: Photolibrary.com / From Veg by Gregg Wallace, published by Mitchell Beazley The eyes are not just a window to the soul; they may be a surprisingly reliable guide to how healthily you eat. While there is no correlation between refusing to eat your carrots and actual night vision, nutrition and optical health are closely linked, with scientists currently looking at the role played…]]> no-spam@blog.net.au (Sarah Hafda) Health & Fitness Fri, 25 Jan 2013 23:30:19 +0000 5 things you need to pay attention to if you want a stress-free life http://www.blog.net.au/component/k2/item/1163-5-things-you-need-to-pay-attention-to-if-you-want-a-stressfree-life http://www.blog.net.au/component/k2/item/1163-5-things-you-need-to-pay-attention-to-if-you-want-a-stressfree-life ]]> no-spam@blog.net.au (Ivan Dimitrijevic) Health & Fitness Tue, 11 Feb 2014 01:53:08 +0000 How to make cellulite go away for good http://www.blog.net.au/component/k2/item/1166-how-to-make-cellulite-go-away-for-good http://www.blog.net.au/component/k2/item/1166-how-to-make-cellulite-go-away-for-good Women from all around the world envy men for not having to deal with the orange peel syndrome or cellulite. Not only that we have don’t have a beard to cover our imperfections and we use a lot of makeup on daily basis, we also have to deal with something as irritating as cellulite. Ladies, it is time for you to learn more about cellulite and how to get rid of it!]]> no-spam@blog.net.au (Ivan Dimitrijevic) Health & Fitness Wed, 28 May 2014 18:09:30 +0000 Miracles of Water Cure http://www.blog.net.au/component/k2/item/1183-miracles-of-water-cure http://www.blog.net.au/component/k2/item/1183-miracles-of-water-cure 70% of the human body consists of water and similarly, the Earth is 70% water.]]> no-spam@blog.net.au (Jade Wilson) Health & Fitness Wed, 27 May 2015 06:24:42 +0000 4 Benefits of Going to the Beach http://www.blog.net.au/component/k2/item/1218-4-benefits-of-going-to-the-beach http://www.blog.net.au/component/k2/item/1218-4-benefits-of-going-to-the-beach The sun on your skin, the cool feel of the ocean, the soft sand beneath your toes. We all love, or dream, of sandy beaches and turquoise waters, but there are many hidden health benefits of hitting the beach.]]> no-spam@blog.net.au (Cindy Hoang) Health & Fitness Tue, 01 Mar 2016 16:12:10 +0000 Unfamiliar Utilization Practices http://www.blog.net.au/component/k2/item/1237-unfamiliar-utilization-practices http://www.blog.net.au/component/k2/item/1237-unfamiliar-utilization-practices The most basic of utilization principles is to USE anything and everything your client says or implies. And create a hypnotic context in doing so. What if we take it 1 step further. And discover unfamiliar utilization practices that break the known land speed record for hypnotic speed.]]> no-spam@blog.net.au (Scott Jansen) Health & Fitness Thu, 12 May 2016 06:35:28 +0000 5 Things A Competent Hypnotist Must Have http://www.blog.net.au/component/k2/item/1238-5-things-a-competent-hypnotist-must-have http://www.blog.net.au/component/k2/item/1238-5-things-a-competent-hypnotist-must-have No matter how advanced we get, the basics always come back full circle. So we must remember these in order to fall back on when the time comes. So knowing 5 things a competent hypnotist must have can bring your old ideas back to life, for a compelling hypnotic approach]]> no-spam@blog.net.au (Scott Jansen) Health & Fitness Thu, 12 May 2016 09:29:22 +0000