Australia wants to ban unvaccinated children from preschool – should they?

No jab, no play. So says the Australian Prime Minister, Malcolm Turnbull, who has announced a proposal to bar unvaccinated children from attending preschools and daycare centres. Currently, 93 per cent of Australian children receive the standard childhood vaccinations, including those for measles, mumps and rubella, but the government wants to lift this to 95 per […]

Good hydrations: how do drinks affect our health? Fruit juice, fizzy drinks, milk and health drinks

Shared from the New Scientist:  https://www.newscientist.com/round-up/good-hydrations/?cmpid=ILC|NSNS|2017-GLOBAL-inlinelink&utm_medium=ILC&utm_source=NSNS&utm_campaign=inlinelink Good hydrations: Is fruit juice better than soda? Fizzy pop is just candy in a can, and diet alternatives are full of nasties. Pure 100% fruit juice is best – or so we’re led to believe Sugary drinks rot your teeth, and the more you drink, the more they […]