Health

Fri 22 Mar 2019

Aussie work tradition dying out

Aussie work tradition dying out

IT'S as Australian as Tim Tams, Vegemite and chucking a sickie — but this workplace institution is finally on the brink of extinction.

Bull tramples elderly man after being spooked

premium_icon Bull tramples elderly man after being spooked

RACQ CQ Rescue respond to rural emergency after elderly man trampled

Australian Medical Association not sold on CQ medical school

premium_icon Australian Medical Association not sold on CQ medical school

Peak medical body has warned of potential 'bottle necks' of junior doctors in the wake of the announcement to create a CQ medical school.

Man pinned under equipment after workplace accident

premium_icon Man pinned under equipment after workplace accident

A MAN was trapped under a forklift and suffered serious injuries after it’s believed the machinery rolled on him during a workplace incident south of Brisbane.

Instagram WAGS hit for antivax ‘hoax’

Instagram WAGS hit for antivax ‘hoax’

THE wives of rugby leagues stars who promote their anti-vaxxer ideas on Instagram have had been targeted by the social media giant.

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”.

‘Gobsmacking’: Shock report into childhood health

premium_icon ‘Gobsmacking’: Shock report into childhood health

A Queensland play expert says a report shows primary school-aged children’s health is the worst it has ever been.

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

Social housing project named in honour of local legend Mimi

premium_icon Social housing project named in honour of local legend Mimi

The colourful character will forever be remembered.

Thu 21 Mar 2019

The survivor convincing council to make life saving changes

premium_icon The survivor convincing council to make life saving changes

A near death experience sparks survivor to take action

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.

Friends, family ‘shattered’ over A-lister’s death

premium_icon Friends, family ‘shattered’ over A-lister’s death

Friends and family have been left grief-stricken at news of the death of Brisbane personality Anna Vergotis, who finally lost her battle with cancer.

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'.

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