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Junk food branding dominates cricket

Junk food branding dominates cricket

Wednesday 28 January | Source: Sydney Morning Herald

A study by Wollongong University has found that television viewers were exposed to more than 6.5 hours of junk food ads during last year’s major cricket broadcasts, prompting calls for sponsorship arrangements with unhealthy brands to be phased out. Read more

Cost of cancer drugs on the rise

Cost of cancer drugs on the rise

Tuesday 27 January | Source: Sydney Morning Herald

A parliamentary research paper has shown that government subsidies for high-cost cancer drugs are growing at a faster rate than commonly used drugs for conditions such as high-blood pressure, diabetes, asthma and depression. Read more

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