February 6, 2018 16
Australians have already reduced their soft drink consumption by far more than a sugar tax would ever achieve -- but we still got fatter.
February 5, 2018 22
The public health lobby is demanding a sugar tax to reduce soft drink consumption -- but there's no evidence from other countries that have tried it that it has any health benefits.
August 24, 2017 10
Travel insurance is a necessity for peace of mind, however you likely won't be covered if a victim of terrorism, explains Bhakthi Puvanenthiran.
August 3, 2017 19
At no time in human history have so many been so cultish in their devotion to so many bad ideas.
June 1, 2017 14
As nanny statists look to demonise the "alcohol epidemic" in ever more dramatic terms, yet more evidence has emerged that Australians drink responsibly.
March 15, 2017 4
Have we heard evidence of intergalactic space travel?
March 8, 2017 5
Freelance journalist Georgia Clark visits King Cobra House, where deadly cobra is a delicacy.
September 20, 2016 14
The dietary villain du jour is now sugar -- supposedly "the new tobacco". Except the facts fit uneasily with this new form of nanny statism.
May 18, 2016 15
Despite regular evidence of the benefits of alcohol for cardiovascular disease and diabetes, the public health lobby remains in denial.
April 28, 2015
We are living in an age where we glorify haute cuisine, but sometimes you need to back away from the asparagus.