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Nurofen Plus, Panadeine no longer sold without prescription

Feb. 1, 2018 — Tony Ibrahim

The reclassification of low-dose codeine medications means they'll no longer be available over the counter.

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Gym complaints prompt warning from Fair Trading

Jan. 31, 2018 — Tony Ibrahim

Less than half of all complaints are offered any redress.

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The future of fitness trackers

Jan. 16, 2018 — Peter Zaluzny

The 2018 Consumer Electronics Show reveals changes in the fitness band and wearables market.

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V.I.Poo review

Jan. 2, 2018 — Ashley Iredale

Will this pocket-sized personal hygiene product dethrone conventional air fresheners, or are its claims a little on the nose?

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What is a ketogenic diet?

Dec. 19, 2017 — Holly Enriquez

Does the hugely popular weight-loss regime really work?

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Getting a second medical opinion

Dec. 13, 2017 — Karina Bray

Faced with life-changing, risky or expensive medical events, getting a second opinion should be part of your action plan.

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ACCC alleges Voltaren misled shoppers with premium priced gel

Dec. 6, 2017 — Tony Ibrahim

Commences Federal Court action against the manufacturers.

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Aerosol spray sunscreens called into question

Dec. 6, 2017 — Karina Bray

Do spray sunscreens provide effective sun protection?

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Hair clinic Ashley & Martin taken to court by consumer watchdog

Dec. 1, 2017 — Tony Ibrahim

The ACCC has some concerns about the terms in Ashley & Martin's contracts.

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Face sunscreens and SPF moisturisers

Nov. 21, 2017 — Karina Bray

Which sunscreens moisturise your skin and protect against sun damage without being sticky, heavy or oily? We found a few that tick all the boxes.

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The ACCC's investigation into Aldi's 'flushable' wipes concludes

Oct. 13, 2017 — Tony Ibrahim

No further action needed, in this case.

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Living with incontinence

Oct. 12, 2017 — Uta Mihm

Incontinence is often left untreated. But in most cases, symptoms can be managed and even cured.

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Do you need a DEXA scan?

Oct. 10, 2017 — Kate Browne

DEXA scans are being touted as the gold standard in body composition measurement – but is a session worth it?

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Specsavers to enter hearing industry with over 300 clinics

Oct. 10, 2017 — Tony Ibrahim

Comes after the ACCC put the multi-billion dollar industry on notice.

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