On the absurdity of Section 44 in a multicultural nation: “Federal candidate @timhollo@twitter.com’s months-long investigation turned up seven potential citizenships” abc.net.au/news/2019-02-16/tim

Hello friends, I hope all’s well in the mativerse.

Interesting post, ignore the headline. It discusses how interventions to prevent hospitalisations and re-hospitalisations amongst older people may cost more - possibly because they identify unmet need hsj.co.uk/integration/little-e

“…a billionaire sought her help in restoring a Jean-Michel Basquiat painting ruined first by his children throwing cornflakes and then by the crew wiping them off carelessly” bloomberg.com/news/articles/20

“the number of registered Aboriginal Health Workers in the NT fell almost 17 per cent over six years… All of those losses came from the public health sector, rather than private or Aboriginal-controlled health services” abc.net.au/news/2019-02-05/abo

“European arrival in 1492 lead to 56 million deaths by 1600.”: Earth system impacts of the European arrival and Great Dying in the Americas after 1492 sciencedirect.com/science/arti!

So sad to hear today about both Andrew McGahan and Jeremy Hardy’s deaths.

One of the things people will overlook when remembering Andrew McGahan’s work is the Ship Kings series, a great collection of YA books shipkings.wordpress.com

I've been added to a WhatsApp group of anxious kindergarten parents, so I'm opportunistically educating them about fire safety

Friends, are you aware of wolos? news.com.au/technology/environ It helps to explain why trains are always stuffed on hot days. The reasons they’re also stufffed on cold days and wet days are less clear.

New from Joel Rhee, @cphce_unsw@twitter.com and collaborators: Advance care planning for patients with advanced illnesses attending hospital outpatient clinics study bmjopen.bmj.com/content/9/1/e0

Good morning! Any Monday you don’t have to work is a good day.

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