Health

Mon 21 Jan 2019

Honest MP’s confession: ‘Politicians do drugs too’

Honest MP’s confession: ‘Politicians do drugs too’

AN elected Australian official has publicly admitted to using illicit drugs in her past in a bid to have a more honest debate about pill-testing.

Why paramedics ‘dread’ call-outs to music festivals

premium_icon Why paramedics ‘dread’ call-outs to music festivals

Young paramedics scarred by treating revellers who are “completely off their head” on drugs say it’s ruined the music festival experience for them. And some...

Promised hospital business case on backburner: Bennett

premium_icon Promised hospital business case on backburner: Bennett

THE LNP claims a report shows delays for major infrastructure, including the groundwork for promised works to replace or refurbish Bundaberg Hospital.

Election promise: Labor offers a new mental health centre

premium_icon Election promise: Labor offers a new mental health centre

EXCLUSIVE: If Labor wins the Federal Election, mental health across the Wide Bay will benefit.

Sun 20 Jan 2019

Labor to bring back Aussie kids knowing how to swim

premium_icon Labor to bring back Aussie kids knowing how to swim

DURING a horror summer in which 65 people have drowned, Labor leader Bill Shorten has announced a $46 million funding boost for swimming lessons.

The heartbreaking reason O’Dwyer quit

The heartbreaking reason O’Dwyer quit

Kelly O’Dwyer has revealed the heartbreaking personal crisis that helped her decide to give up her successful career in politics.

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