Health

Wed 23 Oct 2019

Recall after nationwide food poisoning

Recall after nationwide food poisoning

Two people have been hospitalised as a nationwide food poisoning outbreak prompts urgent warnings to check freezers for a brand of microwave meals.

Eight year old girl’s pain-free Band Aid idea a winner

premium_icon Eight year old girl’s pain-free Band Aid idea a winner

Nobody likes tearing off a Band Aid. So it’s no surprise a primary school student’s pain-free sticking plaster idea has proved a hit.

Bullet removed from man's brain after Lismore shooting

premium_icon Bullet removed from man's brain after Lismore shooting

A LISMORE man has undergone surgery to remove a bullet from his brain but he is still in a critical condition.

Family’s quest for answers after woman’s death in hospital

premium_icon Family’s quest for answers after woman’s death in hospital

Was a Hervey Bay woman’s death preventable? The quest for answers about why and how she died in hospital has sent a grieving family around in circles.

Support for new online asthma checklist after rise in deaths

premium_icon Support for new online asthma checklist after rise in deaths

'One minute she could be running around happily and two hours later she could be nearly flatlined. It's very scary'.

Tue 22 Oct 2019

Bec was fit and healthy but chest pain changed her life

Bec was fit and healthy but chest pain changed her life

Bec Sampson was fit and healthy and had just had her year 12 formal when some minor chest pain changed her life.

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