Health

Thu 18 Apr 2019

‘My baby turned blue in my arms’

‘My baby turned blue in my arms’

THE first time Susan held her baby, she went blue and had to be revived by doctors. Two years later she calls little Carla a “miracle”.

Wed 17 Apr 2019

Bacon increases the risk of bowel cancer

Bacon increases the risk of bowel cancer

BAD news for bacon lovers — 25g of processed meat daily — equal to one rasher or two-thirds of a sausage — fuels cancer twice as much as previously thought.

Measles alert after new case confirmed

Measles alert after new case confirmed

Queensland Health has issued a new measles alert after a man returned to Brisbane from overseas with the highly contagious virus.

Paramedic’s ‘embarrassing’ 15 minute mistake

Paramedic’s ‘embarrassing’ 15 minute mistake

Natalie Kunicki was in bed when she heard an unusual noise. Too embarrassed to seek help she tried to go back to sleep, with devastating consequences.

This sign could make you a better driver

This sign could make you a better driver

Most people don’t think twice when they pass a billboard, but some have been proven to immediately improve your motoring skills.

Sun 14 Apr 2019

Man gets $1000 of Botox injected into his scrotum

Man gets $1000 of Botox injected into his scrotum

There’s a spike in the number of Aussie men dropping their hard earned cash on cosmetic surgery to a part of their body not many see.

Bill Shorten thanked by cancer patient for health policies

Bill Shorten thanked by cancer patient for health policies

A BREAST cancer patient has thanked Bill Shorten for his health policies while ScoMo had trouble telling Korea and China apart.

Thousands not keeping up with cervical cancer screenings

Thousands not keeping up with cervical cancer screenings

Health experts are concerned Queensland women are missing out.

Sat 13 Apr 2019

'Footy family' rallies around Sonny

'Footy family' rallies around Sonny

Despite a tough battle with leukaemia, Sonny Carmichael has had a world of support behind him from his family, as well as the Dalby Diehards community.

Baby product recalled after 32 deaths

Baby product recalled after 32 deaths

A DANGEROUS baby sleeper has disappeared from online retailers in Australia after being linked to dozens of infants deaths in the US.

Thu 11 Apr 2019

Siblings separated by deadly bug

Siblings separated by deadly bug

An Aussie family has been ripped apart after the “unthinkable” happened to their 18-year-old daughter — leaving her fighting for life.

Why GPs are pushing you out the door

Why GPs are pushing you out the door

IF you’ve visited the doctor in Australia recently, you may have noticed them impatiently looking at their watch. This is why.

People breathe farts out of their mouths

People breathe farts out of their mouths

Bad news for fart holders — an expert has revealed gas can be reabsorbed into your circulation and exhaled.

Wed 10 Apr 2019

Anthony Mundine takes anti-vax stance

Anthony Mundine takes anti-vax stance

ANTHONY Mundine has implored Australians not to vaccinate their children, even as new cases of measles are recorded in New South Wales.

BEFORE AND AFTER: Mum’s stunning body transformation

BEFORE AND AFTER: Mum’s stunning body transformation

AFTER having five kids, this Aussie mum was unhappy with her appearance. Now she’s shed 32kg and she's loving life - these before and after pics show why.

Teacher’s heroic act ends in tragedy

Teacher’s heroic act ends in tragedy

A selfless principal tried to save a student he had never met — but his selfiess act resulted with the most tragic twist.

Vegan blogger world in meltdown

Vegan blogger world in meltdown

A controversial video of a famous “vegan” Instagrammer eating fish was just the start of the empire’s demise — now things are really imploding.

Quadriplegic man’s horrific coffee injury

Quadriplegic man’s horrific coffee injury

A 30-year-old who lost the use of his limbs after an accident at a Sydney beach reveals how risky even a coffee run can be. WARNING: Graphic images

'I don't want to see his kid born without a father'

'I don't want to see his kid born without a father'

A CASINO man has generously donated thousands of dollars to help make sure a Lismore man was able to have a life-saving operation.

Tue 9 Apr 2019

Comedian faked cancer for $83,000

Comedian faked cancer for $83,000

A British comedian claimed to have a deadly illness so she could accept huge amounts of cash from an online fundraising campaign.

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