Month: September 2004

Treatment for nail-biting

One of the oldest treatments for nail-biting is to put a bitter tasting substance on one’s fingers. Aloe vera was the substance used when I first heard about the treatment, but other bitter ingredients are now commonly used. Leaving aside the question of whether or not the treament is appropriate or efficacious, one significant disadvantage …

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Annual report time

Annual report time is perilously close for many Australian post-graduate students. If you are one of them, I hope that you are well-prepared and have not been delaying submitting your report. If you have been proceeding well, and are not behind schedule with your research and write-up, you have probably submitted your report well ahead …

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