Health

Fri 22 Mar 2019

Urgent dog food recall expanded

Urgent dog food recall expanded

Owners have been warned again today to check their pet food.

Woman’s disgusting act in plane toilet

Woman’s disgusting act in plane toilet

It’s not often people on Twitter agree on anything. But this video of a passenger in the aircraft bathroom left everyone united in disgust.

Emotions ride high for 'best school day of the year'

premium_icon Emotions ride high for 'best school day of the year'

Catherine Frewer was certain her late husband Cameron was with her and their children as their morning school ride took on a special significance.

Sydney mum’s ‘badass’ fitness craze

Sydney mum’s ‘badass’ fitness craze

Adala Bolto says female-only gyms can be too “fluffy” — so she created a movement for women who aren’t “precious”.

New risk for skin cancer survivors

premium_icon New risk for skin cancer survivors

USC research reveals shocking new risk for people who survive melanoma

Thu 21 Mar 2019

Deadly stonefish claims another Coast victim

premium_icon Deadly stonefish claims another Coast victim

A man has been rushed to hospital after being stung by a stonefish in Happy Valley, Caloundra today.

Objects in grocery items found again

Objects in grocery items found again

In a scary reminder of the needles hidden in strawberries last year, a mother says her son found a nasty surprise buried inside a chocolate bar bought at Coles.

'IN LIMBO': Families fear struggle from reported NDIS change

premium_icon 'IN LIMBO': Families fear struggle from reported NDIS change

CLIENTS say level of care will be drastically cut back after a reported shake up to NDIS transportation funding.

$45 for 60 contact lenses: Simple as Dimple

premium_icon $45 for 60 contact lenses: Simple as Dimple

AN Australian-made and owned contact lens firm has launched offering 60 contact lens for $45 direct to consumers.

Warning over Coles and Woolies eggs

Warning over Coles and Woolies eggs

Eggs found in Coles and Woolworths stores have been pulled from the shelves over fears they’re contaminated with salmonella.

Stroke survivors who live in the bush 'cut off' from help

premium_icon Stroke survivors who live in the bush 'cut off' from help

TWO years after he was 'brought back to life' by doctors, a Southern Downs truck driver is still living 'in limbo'.

'Some people only have one and they're terminal'

premium_icon 'Some people only have one and they're terminal'

With huge numbers of people in Mackay diagnosed with melanomas, it's time to get your skin checked

Judge slams government over lack of support for prisoners

premium_icon Judge slams government over lack of support for prisoners

Drug dealer Jason Brian Tenardi would be free today but he will spend more time in jail as a result of a major flaw in Queensland's prison system

Wed 20 Mar 2019

$19 item saving Aussie women thousands

$19 item saving Aussie women thousands

Who doesn’t love saving money? A simple switch is helping Aussies pocket at least $3600 and it costs less than $20 to do.

'Cam would be proud': Kids pedal on to remember dad's fight

premium_icon 'Cam would be proud': Kids pedal on to remember dad's fight

Cameron Frewer's three children won't let tragedy stand in their way as they gear up to take part in this year's National Ride2School Day.

Tech to save 'zombie' pedestrians from walking into traffic

Tech to save 'zombie' pedestrians from walking into traffic

Smartphones have become a huge part of life for the majority of people but the addiction can have life threatening consequences.

Every second counts in detecting one of our biggest killers

premium_icon Every second counts in detecting one of our biggest killers

Data from Queensland Health shows it is one of the leading causes of death for women in Australia.

Teen unrecognisable after tanning spree

Teen unrecognisable after tanning spree

A 22-year-old woman has taken her love of tanning to extreme and “risky” lengths after revealing she “can’t live without” it.

Famous anti-vaxxer dropped from forum

premium_icon Famous anti-vaxxer dropped from forum

A controversial celebrity chef and anti-vaccination advocate has been dumped as one of the guest speakers of a medicinal cannabis symposium.

Family heartbreak: Mum and daughter's joint cancer battle

premium_icon Family heartbreak: Mum and daughter's joint cancer battle

Community rallies to help well-known hotel family

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