Health Podcast

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Fat and skinny: Researchers say type 2 diabetes no longer discriminates

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A market garden in Burnie helps feed local families; hairy highland cattle win a beef award; we limber up with tractor yoga classes; and join the Deadly Runners group on Thursday Island.

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The making of mind

August 20th, 2016

We often take our minds for granted, but the human mind is not inevitable, and requires help from the social world to bring it to fruition.

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Orwell's nose

August 20th, 2016

What's the world like when you permanently lose your sense of smell, or when you're a super smeller?