Health

Thu 8 Nov 2018

Kingscliff Chamber says mayor comments are 'simply madness'

Kingscliff Chamber says mayor comments are 'simply madness'

The chamber says Mayor Katie Milne was "abusing her power".

Having the right toolkit for stress

Having the right toolkit for stress

"How do you know when to reach into your health fix-it drawer for extra support?”

'Mayor needs to stop dividing community over hospital'

'Mayor needs to stop dividing community over hospital'

Councillor Pryce Allsop says hospital site is not going to change.

Teacher commits suicide in classroom

Teacher commits suicide in classroom

A TEXAS high school was placed on lockdown after a teacher was found unresponsive in his classroom. He later died in hospital.

$54k bill after girls’ trip tragedy

$54k bill after girls’ trip tragedy

CHARLOTTE Carter had been looking forward to a girl’s holiday to Dubai. Tragedy struck in the taxi from the airport to her hotel.

Wed 7 Nov 2018

Contaminated desserts discovered at medical centre

Contaminated desserts discovered at medical centre

CONTAMINATED desserts have been found at medical centre in South Australia. The desserts were on a tray inside a refrigerator ready to be given to patients.

How drinking coffee could help your brain

How drinking coffee could help your brain

COFFEE is already good for your heart and waking you up in the morning but a new study has found it could also be good for your brain.

Date for conjoined twins surgery revealed

Date for conjoined twins surgery revealed

ROYAL Children’s Hospital surgeons will soon attempt to separate conjoined Bhutanese twins Nima and Dawa in a marathon operation.

Worrying study links air pollution and autism

Worrying study links air pollution and autism

YOUNG children exposed to toxic air pollutants are significantly more likely to develop autism, according to worrying new Australian research.

Rebel finally apologises for plus-sized gaffe

Rebel finally apologises for plus-sized gaffe

AT FIRST the Aussie actor doubled down on her claim that she is the first plus-sized woman to be the lead in a rom-com, before finally admitting she was wrong.

Does Scott Morrison pass the 'hot pie' test?

Does Scott Morrison pass the 'hot pie' test?

CHOWING down on local produce is a right of passage for politicians visiting electorates — but one wrong move can leave them with more than egg on their face.

Tue 6 Nov 2018

$1.4m boost to Queensland jobs

$1.4m boost to Queensland jobs

FORTY new full-time jobs will be created by a $1.4 million funding injection for a Queensland medical research institute.

Thunderstorm asthma warning for NSW

Thunderstorm asthma warning for NSW

AUTHORITIES have warned that thunderstorms predicted for this afternoon in NSW could trigger serious breathing problems.

Four Subaru models in 24,000 unit recall with engine problem

Four Subaru models in 24,000 unit recall with engine problem

An Australian Competition and Consumer Commission recall notice has been issued on four Subaru models.

Battling anxiety and a lack of sleep? You're not alone

Battling anxiety and a lack of sleep? You're not alone

EIGHT hours sleep might be one of the best remedies for anxiety, but what if you have trouble getting to sleep?

Chamber slams Mayor's push to boycott local businesses

Chamber slams Mayor's push to boycott local businesses

Cr Milne is playing politics with people's livelihoods and people's jobs: Polglase

The foods that burn twice as many calories

The foods that burn twice as many calories

WHEN it comes to food, a potato is a potato right? Turns out how you eat your food will impact just how many calories you burn.

The enduring legacy of post-traumatic stress

The enduring legacy of post-traumatic stress

HE had survived the horrors of Gallipoli and Pozieres. But World War I veteran Dick Devers ended up suffering a terrible death when he returned home.

Is Australia ready for sex robots?

Is Australia ready for sex robots?

IT WAS a topic that had many viewers confused. It seems this week’s Q&A was a bit of a turn-off for some.

Mon 5 Nov 2018

Mum’s heartbreaking plea for help

Mum’s heartbreaking plea for help

MUM Louise DeCelis fought an incredible battle against cancer but none of it worked. She is not giving up and her plea for her “babies” is heartbreaking.

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