Health

Sun 13 Jan 2019

Early intervention for hearing issues proves sound success

Early intervention for hearing issues proves sound success

The Hear and Say program lives up to its name as children begin relatively normal lives despite hearing impairments.

Another teen dies at music festival

Another teen dies at music festival

MORE calls for pill testing have emerged as a teenage woman has been pronounced dead after a Sydney music festival.

Sat 12 Jan 2019

Porn making teen boys ‘impotent’

Porn making teen boys ‘impotent’

Australian kids are accessing graphic pornography more and more, and its ready availability is having disastrous affects — including a worrying new sex trend.

Fri 11 Jan 2019

Hundreds struck with cruise ship gastro

Hundreds struck with cruise ship gastro

More than 250 passengers on a Royal Caribbean cruise ship have been struck with a highly contagious virus causing vomiting and diarrhoea.

Wed 9 Jan 2019

Couples struggling to conceive given new hope

Couples struggling to conceive given new hope

GROUNDBREAKING new technology developed in Queensland is giving couples struggling with fertility new hope.

Tue 8 Jan 2019

GRAPHIC: Teenager lashed by cable roadblock

GRAPHIC: Teenager lashed by cable roadblock

WARNING: Graphic images. A Perth teenage driver has suffered serious cuts and burns after being whipped by a strung-up cable.

$80b silent killer in our suburbs

$80b silent killer in our suburbs

MOST streets have them and last weekend we saw how they can be both ugly and deadly. But to make big changes will cost us dearly in the hip pocket.

War of words erupts over Tweed Valley Hospital

War of words erupts over Tweed Valley Hospital

Opposition leader claims hospital will be delayed two years.

Annalise Braakensiek’s lonely final days

Annalise Braakensiek’s lonely final days

ONE of Annalise Braakensiek’s closest friends has shed new light on the “misunderstood” star, as mystery deepens over her final days.

Boston bombing amputee’s tragic new battle

Boston bombing amputee’s tragic new battle

THE survivor of the 2013 Boston Marothon bombing has found herself involved in another devastating accident, that has left her feeling “completely broken”.

Mon 7 Jan 2019

Fury over privacy 'breach'

Fury over privacy 'breach'

Hospital site protesters claim personal details leaked online.

Sat 5 Jan 2019

Woman in ‘vegetative state’ gives birth

Woman in ‘vegetative state’ gives birth

A sexual assault investigation has been opened after a woman who has been incapacitated for more than a decade fell pregnant in hospital.

Beauty guru made millions from idea

Beauty guru made millions from idea

This beauty range with a sustainable focus is proving that “clean beauty” is the future of the cosmetics industry.

Driving to SA? Don't get hit with this new fine

Driving to SA? Don't get hit with this new fine

MOTORISTS can drive perfectly and still be hit with this hefty fine if they're not very careful.

Picture that’s shocking Australians

Picture that’s shocking Australians

This shocking image of a seriously ill 84-year-old woman forced to lie on the floor in a hospital doorway has sparked outrage.

Fri 4 Jan 2019

REMAIN CALM: How to survive a snake bite

REMAIN CALM: How to survive a snake bite

In the hot Australian summer heat, the sun isn't the only thing that has a strong bite.

Woman’s deadly lung donation bonus 'gift' stuns doctors

Woman’s deadly lung donation bonus 'gift' stuns doctors

A WOMAN who received a lifesaving donor lung was also left with the donor’s allergy, a phenomenon which has stunned the medical world.

Baby girl suffers burns after shower accident

Baby girl suffers burns after shower accident

IT IS understood the girl's older sibling turned off the cold water, causing severe burns to the one-year-old girl's back.

How a dietitian spends $50 on groceries at ALDI

How a dietitian spends $50 on groceries at ALDI

THINK back to the last time you did a big grocery shop. You probably spent well over $100 and have since made some return visits to top up your food supplies.

Strange catch with new road cameras

Strange catch with new road cameras

From Monday, new mobile detection cameras will be up and running in Sydney, but there is a weird catch for drivers who get caught.

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