Health

Thu 20 Jun 2019

Older people failing to plan their care

Older people failing to plan their care

A background paper for the aged care royal commission says many people are not set up to direct how they will be cared for if they become unable to communicate.

3yo girl ‘ravaged’ by killer flu

3yo girl ‘ravaged’ by killer flu

LITTLE Hayley Henwood was left in a devastating way after contracting the “killer flu” virus that’s currently sweeping Australia.

Exploding vape shatters teen’s jaw

Exploding vape shatters teen’s jaw

A novice vaper has undergone emergency surgery to reconstruct a hole in his jaw after his e-cigarette exploded in a freak accident.

Cancer con Belle Gibson arrives at court

premium_icon Cancer con Belle Gibson arrives at court

BELLE Gibson refused to speak as she arrived at the Federal Court to explain why she can’t afford to pay back $410,000 for her lies about curing cancer.

Smoking loophole putting kids in danger

premium_icon Smoking loophole putting kids in danger

Queensland’s Cancer Council has challenged the Queensland Government to close a loophole in smoking legislation that is exposing children to second-hand smoke.

Wed 19 Jun 2019

Poo transplant demand booming

Poo transplant demand booming

A GROWING number of Australians are seeking poo transplants, leading to a shortage of healthy stool stocks and a call for fecal matter donors.

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