Health

Wed 14 Nov 2018

Little girl’s beautiful Christmas gift

premium_icon Little girl’s beautiful Christmas gift

SHE’S the cheeky little girl who wasn’t expected to make it to last Christmas. Now Paige Skarratts is expecting a beautiful gift this year.

Young mum overwhelmed after son's GoFundMe raises $5k

premium_icon Young mum overwhelmed after son's GoFundMe raises $5k

MORGAN Prior makes her infant son Harvey cry and scream at least twice a day, knowing that it will help save his life.

Last-ditch bid to extend My Health opt-out period

premium_icon Last-ditch bid to extend My Health opt-out period

MILLIONS of Australians will have My Health Records created for them starting from tomorrow without extra privacy protections unless the Senate signs off today.

Kate Beckinsale’s incredible transformation

Kate Beckinsale’s incredible transformation

At 45, Kate Beckinsale is one of Hollywood’s most beautiful women — but she’s nearly unrecognisable from her early years as an actress.

Why Alan Jones has been forced off air

premium_icon Why Alan Jones has been forced off air

Top rating radio broadcaster Alan Jones is in ­hospital and off air indefinitely as he seeks treatment for an ongoing issue that has caused problems for years.

Cancer survivor says he 'dodged a bullet'

premium_icon Cancer survivor says he 'dodged a bullet'

Domino's franchisee raises money for Movember

Gympie man, 23, 'supplied' his own ecstasy, High Court rules

premium_icon Gympie man, 23, 'supplied' his own ecstasy, High Court rules

The 2003 ruling means the man, Dylan Clements Newham, 23, now faces sentence in the District Court for supply of the drug, even though he was the customer

Tue 13 Nov 2018

Family, friends remember 'beautiful and brave' Alleena

premium_icon Family, friends remember 'beautiful and brave' Alleena

"She was a beautiful, beautiful girl. She was super positive and a bit of a joker, she had a wicked sense of humour.

Separated twins ‘reach for each other’

Separated twins ‘reach for each other’

Heartwarming moment as separated twins stayed lying together, three days after surgery, reaching across as they did when they were joined.

Labor vow 'ironclad'

Labor vow 'ironclad'

State opposition recommits to alternate hospital site.

Ugly truth about your favourite sauce

Ugly truth about your favourite sauce

When it comes to dunking sushi into some soy sauce, few of us think twice about its health benefits. But new research has revealed just how bad it is.

Another state set to legalise euthanasia

Another state set to legalise euthanasia

Victoria was the first Australian state to legalise assisted dying and now it looks like another is set to follow in its footsteps.

'I'm ready to go': Dying abuse victim's touching last words

premium_icon 'I'm ready to go': Dying abuse victim's touching last words

TOOWOOMBA'S Tony Duffy wanted to know that justice against child abuse had prevailed before he died, telling his widow he was ready and to "keep up the fight".

Wife’s heartbreak: ‘It’s not the end of me’

Wife’s heartbreak: ‘It’s not the end of me’

Catherine Frewer has vowed to keep fighting for her husband just days after he died saying “you won’t see the end of me”.

$180k salary not enough to buy home

$180k salary not enough to buy home

Freddy Grant and his husband had a $100,000 deposit and a comfortable income. But for years a home was still “out of reach”.

How to get 'endless flavour' without adding calories to food

premium_icon How to get 'endless flavour' without adding calories to food

FOODIE farmers on the Southern Downs break culinary ground with new gourmet product designed to boost flavour while slashing calories.

Ergon warns of festive death traps

premium_icon Ergon warns of festive death traps

House fires, electric shocks or worse could have easily occurred as a result of one of the most dangerous online-purchased Christmas lights seen in Queensland.

High-voltage Xmas deathtrap nearly kills Coast man

premium_icon High-voltage Xmas deathtrap nearly kills Coast man

Dodgy online Christmas lights have turned into a high-voltage "deathtrap” nearly killing a Cooroy man.

Peace icon stripped of human rights award

Peace icon stripped of human rights award

Amnesty International has withdrawn its highest honour from Myanmar’s leader Aung San Suu Kyi over her failure to speak up.

Heartbreaking Schumacher letter emerges

Heartbreaking Schumacher letter emerges

DETAILS of a heartbreaking letter from F1 star Michael Schumacher’s wife giving a rare update on his condition have emerged.

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