MEN'S SHEDS MESSAGE FOR MEN'S HEALTH WEEK (JUNE 14 - 20): Hanging out with your mates is good for your health (especially as you get older!)
Getting together with a group of mates has been linked to positive health and wellness outcomes. So this Men’s Health Week (14 – 20 June 2021) the Australian Men’s Shed Association (AMSA) is encouraging all men to book in a date with their mates.
MEADING ECONOMIST GARNAUT SAYS 'PROCESS OUR OWN”
Leading economist Ross Garnaut says the federal government’s $15bn infrastructure budget should be used to help us process the raw materials that the world wants from us. In an exclusive report in science publication COSMOS, Professor Garnaut says we should be using zero emissions hydrogen to be powering the processing of our iron ore, aluminium, nickel, copper, and lithium. They’re products that the world desperately wants to make everything from buildings to electric cars. We have the raw materials here but, in most cases, are not processing them into their finished form.
SPORTS MEDICINE: AFL BLOOD TEST MARKER FOR PERFORMANCE & INJURY
Port Adelaide is breaking new ground in the field of sports medicine, with a science program that involves blood tests working as predictors for both player performance and injury risk. In essence, the blood test delivers new information about how the player’s body and brain are communicating.