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Grandparents who care for their grandchildren live up to 5 years longer according to ECU research. Photo by Daniela Rey on Unsplash, https://unsplash.com/photos/EQlTyDZRx7U
Grandparents who care for their grandchildren live up to 5 years longer according to ECU research. Photo by Daniela Rey on Unsplash, https://unsplash.com/photos/EQlTyDZRx7U

5 years

Grandparents who babysit their grandchildren live up to five years longer than those who don't.

Caregiving within and beyond the family is associated with lower mortality for the caregiver: A prospective study.

18%

The proportion of expectant fathers who don't know if their partners experienced nausea or vomiting during pregnancy.

The impact of maternal nausea and vomiting in pregnancy on expectant fathers: findings from the Australian Fathers’ Study,

$354,483

The amount of money saved by a WA hospital in one year by employing an orthopaedic nurse practitioner.

Impact of the Orthopaedic Nurse Practitioner role on acute hospital length of stay and cost-savings for patients with hip fracture: A retrospective cohort study,

7 million tonnes

The potential carbon dioxide which could be released into the atmosphere from soils as a result of the ongoing deforestation of mangroves around the world. More than two-thirds of this amount are found in Indonesia and Malaysia.

Global patterns in mangrove soil carbon stocks and losses.

10%

The amount of improvement in primary school student knowledge of fractions after playing the maths app Abydos.

Improving mastery of fractions by blending video games into the Math classroom

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