Health

Tue 15 Oct 2019

Tiny hands, big loss: How community helped bring baby home

premium_icon Tiny hands, big loss: How community helped bring baby home

For one hour, five minutes the rest of the world didn't matter. Amanda Wust looked into the eyes of her newborn daughter - knowing she wouldn't live long.

Ramping woes plaguing Coast’s $1.8b hospital

premium_icon Ramping woes plaguing Coast’s $1.8b hospital

Ambulance ramping problems continue to plague the $1.8 billion Sunshine Coast University Hospital, with the facility listed as the second-worst in the state.

Deadly virus fears: Woman kicked out of country

premium_icon Deadly virus fears: Woman kicked out of country

A woman has been deported for attempting to bring uncooked pork into Australia amid fears about the soaring rate of infected meat products.

Schoolgirl to chop locks for cancer patients

premium_icon Schoolgirl to chop locks for cancer patients

A year six schoolgirl will transform the lives of cancer patients donating 50cm of her hair to the Cancer Council to turn into human wigs.

Mon 14 Oct 2019

'You failed me': Sex act joke that led to rape

'You failed me': Sex act joke that led to rape

Sophie said “no” every time her boyfriend joked about performing a particular sex act on her. One drunken night, he raped her and did it anyway.

Why mum locked teen daughter in box

Why mum locked teen daughter in box

A single mother has revealed the heartbreaking reason she kept her daughter locked in a home made “prison” every night for two years.

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