• Paige Druce

    Paige is currently a M. Sci. Epidemiology student at the University of Melbourne. Her research background is in cardiovascular physiology and blood flow kinetics.

  1. Shining a colourful light on acne treatment: does it actually work?

    Acne. It’s ugly, painful, and something we want to avoid at all costs. Speaking of costs, we spend a lot of money treating acne (about 3 …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2017/10/15/shining-a-colourful-light-on-acne-treatment-does-it-actually-work

  2. Melt your fat with the Skinny Patch!

    Want to get rid of that stubborn fat? Loath your love handles? (They should really be called hate handles to be honest). Tired of people telling …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2017/10/08/melt-your-fat-with-the-skinny-patch

  3. Standing room only: prolonged standing at work linked to heart disease

    If you’re standing up while you’re reading this, you might want to sit down. New evidence suggests that standing too much while you’re at work could …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2017/10/01/standing-room-only-prolonged-standing-at-work-linked-to-heart-disease

  4. The meme-ing of life: viral humor and why it spreads

    If you’re reading this, you probably have internet access. If you have internet access, you’re probably familiar with memes. You’ve seen them, laughed at them, possibly …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2017/09/15/the-meme-ing-of-life-viral-humor-and-why-it-spreads