Health

Sun 17 Mar 2019

Hazel hits a healthy 105 years

Hazel hits a healthy 105 years

How many people in Australia are aged over 105 years?

Fri 15 Mar 2019

Weird reason you’re not sleeping

Weird reason you’re not sleeping

It’s World Sleep Day — but are you among the 1.5 million Aussies struggling to nod off? This unexpected reason could be to blame.

Thu 14 Mar 2019

New travel warning over measles

New travel warning over measles

Health authorities have issued an urgent warning about measles after a man returned from overseas to Sydney with the disease.

Hidden danger of modern cars

Hidden danger of modern cars

Extreme automation in the aviation industry has been spotlighted recently, but the same thing may be happening in cars right now.

Tue 12 Mar 2019

Maggots found in wound of nursing home resident

Maggots found in wound of nursing home resident

AN elderly resident at a substandard aged care facility has been hospitalised after maggots were found in his head.

‘Barbaric’ surgical trend harming babies

‘Barbaric’ surgical trend harming babies

A MASSIVE increase in a little-known surgical procedure for bubs, despite sufficient evidence it should be done, has prompted mums to speak out.

Aussie family hit by double tragedy

Aussie family hit by double tragedy

Anthony White became the face of a deadly condition. Tragically, it has now stolen his young life, and his brother has also been diagnosed.

Sat 9 Mar 2019

IWD: The vulnerable women law enforcement are failing

IWD: The vulnerable women law enforcement are failing

IN some parts of Australia, women can be arrested for carrying condoms. This is the problem with IWD, writes Kate Iselin.

‘Disgusting’ reality of Wahlberg’s abs

‘Disgusting’ reality of Wahlberg’s abs

Mark Wahlberg has one of the most famous six-packs in Hollywood — but it doesn’t come easy.

Mum’s bedroom-made bikini body

Mum’s bedroom-made bikini body

A 49-year-old Queensland mother has proved no matter “how late” you start in life, you can still rock a strong, fit body — even without the gym.

Miss Teen Universe dead at 20

Miss Teen Universe dead at 20

A former Miss Teen Universe, Dutch model Lotte van der Zee, has tragically passed away after suffering an unexpected heart attack.

Fri 8 Mar 2019

‘Ripped’ grandma stuns fitness fans

‘Ripped’ grandma stuns fitness fans

Fitness guru Tiffiny Hall sent her fans into a meltdown after sharing a photo alongside her impressive 62-year-old mum.

Thu 7 Mar 2019

Teen sues on behalf of aborted foetus

Teen sues on behalf of aborted foetus

A US court is allowing a man to sue on behalf of an aborted foetus, in what his lawyer claims is the first case of its kind in the country that could head to the...

Woman’s ‘amazing’ fix for rotten teeth

Woman’s ‘amazing’ fix for rotten teeth

A woman from Perth has shared the incredible results of a budget $5k dental procedure after seeking treatment on her “rotten” teeth.

Wed 6 Mar 2019

Subaru recalls more than 120,000 vehicles

Subaru recalls more than 120,000 vehicles

A faulty stop light switch is responsible for the recall of 121,754 vehicles nationally.

‘Beautiful human’: Aussie dies in Bali

‘Beautiful human’: Aussie dies in Bali

Melbourne man Frankie Avalon Fonohema had recently moved to Bali with his girlfriend to start a new life. Weeks later, it all went horribly wrong.

Early infant feeding linked to childhood obesity

Early infant feeding linked to childhood obesity

New Aussie research has uncovered a dangerous link between feeding babies solids and formula too early and childhood obesity.

Scientists see second HIV remission

Scientists see second HIV remission

Scientists believe a second man has been cured of HIV after showing sustained remission from the virus after receiving stem cell treatment.

Labor launches showdown on abortion

Labor launches showdown on abortion

The coming federal election is looming as a major showdown on abortion with Labor today pledging free, public hospital terminations should it win office.

China’s baby editing ‘mad scientist’

China’s baby editing ‘mad scientist’

HE'S been called a rogue and a mad scientist. Now there’s evidence the man who “edited” babies to make them smarter was working for Beijing.

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