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According to new scientific research, the consumption of energy drinks can lead to serious heart problems when dancing or exercising. This is because caffeine within energy drinks affects the heart’s ability to contract and to use oxygen which can lead to everything from irregular heartbeat to sudden death.

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Roy Morgan Research has released a new study tracking energy drink consumption in Australia. According to the report's figures, over 1.25 million Australians over the age of 14 now regularly consume energy drinks such as Red Bull, Mother and V. However, some workplace occupations attract a higher consumption rate than others -- and it's not just night shift workers, either.

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Red Bull Zero is the latest soft drink manufacturer to jump on the health-and-fitness bandwagon. The familiar-sounding Red Bull Zero promises a "fresh twist" on the taste of regular Red Bull with no carbohydrates, no sugar and fewer calories than the existing sugar-free version.

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Just how 'unlimited' are Australia's unlimited pre-paid mobile phone services? We compare the small print of each telco to see how much phone usage is actually permitted -- along with your chances of getting disconnected from the service if you overstep the mark.

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Prepaid works for casual mobile phone users, but many Australians choose to sign up for a contract plan, either to get better data rates or because they want the cost of their handset subsidised. But which one should you choose? This up-to-date Planhacker listing covers every contract mobile plan (and their month-by-month competitors) available in Australia.