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Scott Bird
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Writer. Photographer. Fitness Enthusiast.
Writer. Photographer. Fitness Enthusiast.

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Greater muscle strength = better cognitive function as you age. Perhaps intuitive, but it's still great to see the research.

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A great look at vaccination and the value of 'herd immunity'. Fascinating area.

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Agree entirely with the 'no junk food in hospitals' approach (some foods are debatable, but others are very firmly in the 'junk' category). Question for the gym owners here : should the same thing apply to gyms & health clubs?

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Silicon Valley’s fascination with 'Brain Tech'. Wonderful.

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This week’s ‘Looking At’ summary is now available over on Straight to the Bar.

Cheers to everyone who contributed/plus oned/commented on stories this week. Greatly appreciated.

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Measuring the severity of muscle injuries (to help athletes return to action more quickly). Sounds great.

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Trials of an artificial heart pump due to begin in late 2018 (with the aim of a full rollout in 2020). Nice one.

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Sydney’s first dockless bike-sharing service launches in July. Looking forward to checking it out.

Incidentally, what's the bike-sharing situation like in your part of the world?

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Very interesting look at the current state (and potential future) of Human Hibernation - both for medical reasons, and to enable long duration spaceflight.
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