Monthly Archives: April 2019

March for Science Event, Melbourne 4 May 2019, Picnic and panel session

How Best Shall we Advocate for the Sciences? Join us for the Melbourne edition of this year’s global March for Science event. Bring a picnic lunch and a poster to celebrate science with us, and join in a panel discussion … Continue reading

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MJA Insight: Two new articles on Food-Medicine regulation

Where food meets medicine: reform needed Junk food advertising to kids: the list of shame See also: FSANZ Sports Supplements Roundtable: Report on Discussions and Next Steps by

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Traditional Chinese Medicine in Australia: Yunnan Baiyao

An illustrative example of products available in Australia from local Chinese outlets. Illegally supplied (no ARTG number), a potentially dangerous ingredient (Aconiti Kusnezoffii Radix), claims that breach numerous section of the Therapeutic Goods Advertising Code (No.2) 2018 (including promoting for … Continue reading

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