Health

Thu 18 Apr 2019

‘My baby turned blue in my arms’

‘My baby turned blue in my arms’

THE first time Susan held her baby, she went blue and had to be revived by doctors. Two years later she calls little Carla a “miracle”.

Truckies share their do's and don'ts of road safety

premium_icon Truckies share their do's and don'ts of road safety

Truckies are concerned there are no formal requirements to teach new drivers about sharing the road with heavy vehicles.

Police seek truckie after driver impaled by metal rod

premium_icon Police seek truckie after driver impaled by metal rod

POLICE are appealing for witnesses after a motorist was impaled by a metal rod while travelling on the Warrego Hwy.

Mum's story: 'Your son is going to die today'

premium_icon Mum's story: 'Your son is going to die today'

Jody Daetz was 17 when leukaemia struck, now his mother is on a mission to help others.

Wed 17 Apr 2019

Bacon increases the risk of bowel cancer

Bacon increases the risk of bowel cancer

BAD news for bacon lovers — 25g of processed meat daily — equal to one rasher or two-thirds of a sausage — fuels cancer twice as much as previously thought.

Shock number of kids seeking drug and booze help

premium_icon Shock number of kids seeking drug and booze help

A huge number of Australians treated for problem drug or alcohol use last financial year were children — some as young as 10.

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