Health

Sat 7 Dec 2019

Students ’fall ill’ on trip, eating ‘illegal substance’

premium_icon Students ’fall ill’ on trip, eating ‘illegal substance’

A number of students from a prominent Gold Coast Catholic school are alleged to have become unwell on a school trip this week after eating an illegal substance.

Boy, 8, saves dad’s life after brown snake bite

premium_icon Boy, 8, saves dad’s life after brown snake bite

A young boy has been hailed a hero for saving his father’s life after he was bitten by one of Australia’s most venomous snakes

Tragic fasting death of raw vegan guru prompts health call

premium_icon Tragic fasting death of raw vegan guru prompts health call

The shock death of a popular raw food guru Dr Robert Lockhart triggered heartfelt tributes — and a warning about the risks of extreme no-water fasting diets.

Oh crap: Sewerage pipe breaks over medical staff meeting

Oh crap: Sewerage pipe breaks over medical staff meeting

It was a normal meeting for these Flinders Medical Centre physiotherapists - until a sewerage pipe above them broke, showering the room.

The healthiest fast food meals revealed

The healthiest fast food meals revealed

Fast food doesn’t have to mean unhealthy food. A dietitian has revealed the healthiest meal options that will keep you satisfied for hours.

Fri 6 Dec 2019

Vaccine for peanut allergy? It’s not nuts

premium_icon Vaccine for peanut allergy? It’s not nuts

The first trial of a vaccine to protect people who have potentially fatal peanut allergies has been a success in its first trial.

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