Health

Fri 17 Jan 2020

Mysterious new Chinese virus spreads

Mysterious new Chinese virus spreads

Health authorities in Japan have confirmed the country’s first case of a new SARS-like virus that originated in China and has killed two people.

Snapshot of Australia's water supply

Snapshot of Australia's water supply

Amid a summer of bushfires higher temperatures, here's a look at the current state of play for water supplies across Australia.

Thailand finds second case of new virus

Thailand finds second case of new virus

A second case of the new Chinese coronavirus has been found in Thailand, with a Chinese woman quarantined since her arrival this week.

Assisted dying bill could be brought back to NSW parliament

premium_icon Assisted dying bill could be brought back to NSW parliament

Assisted dying legislation could be brought back to state parliament this year with a group of MPs looking at reviving the divisive issue

Stripper’s $16 Woolies bikini line hack

Stripper’s $16 Woolies bikini line hack

When a stripper shared the secret to her silky smooth shave, Lucy Cocoran was quick to test it out and declared it “better than laser”.

WARNING: The toy you should not be buying your kids

premium_icon WARNING: The toy you should not be buying your kids

Parents are being warned about the dangers of a popular toy banned in Australia after two Townsville youngsters swallowed more than five tiny magnetic balls. SEE...

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