Health

Mon 23 Jul 2018

Parents fear school yard fat-shaming could worsen with plan

Parents fear school yard fat-shaming could worsen with plan

'FROM a parent's perspective it is difficult because you do see a lot of judgment and often you are doing as much as you possibly can.'

Government spends big on Instagram ‘influencers’

Government spends big on Instagram ‘influencers’

CONTROVERSY has erupted over the Australian government paying social media “influencers” after a damning investigation.

Site deal talks 'positive'

Site deal talks 'positive'

A deal to purchase the land for the new Tweed Valley Hospital could "happen as soon as tomorrow”, according to Tweed MP Geoff Provest.

Why women are dying at double the rate of men

Why women are dying at double the rate of men

WOMEN are half as likely to receive timely treatment for heart attacks as men — and twice as likely to die. And it could be because our doctors don’t think it’s a...

‘Horrendous’ disease hits tradies

‘Horrendous’ disease hits tradies

WARNING: Distressing. This man was fit, healthy before a shocking diagnosis in November. Now, he’s fighting for his life.

Is this household chore worse than smoking?

Is this household chore worse than smoking?

BAD news for all those household cleaners out there. With ingredient labels amiss, we might be doing more harm than good.

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