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2015 Budget lacklustre on the health front

Healthcare got a rather cursory and perhaps disappointing mention in Wednesday’s Budget speech that looked very like a reiteration of what’s gone before - especially when it came to National Health Insurance.

Flat broke, but feel for a party?

It happens to everyone, not just you. There you are, just dying to go out, but it's that time of the month - you've messed up your budget and you're flat broke. So what now?

The unseen costs of medical malpractice

We all know lawsuits can be both costly and time-consuming for all parties involved. Here are some facts about medical malpractice lawsuits, and the new software that might save the day.

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Fancy betting on the horses this November? Have fun, but be warned – the majority of punters lose money, and there will always be more losers than winners.

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