The health of Queenslanders continues to improve and we are living longer — but there’s one area in crisis, affecting two in three adults and one in three kids.
Ryan Williams has shown off his staggering weight loss in just a month. But his diet is a little different than your typical protein shakes and leafy greens.
He’s a frequent flyer and he loves a cruise — and there’s one suitcase essential Dr Karl recommends Aussies heading to Singapore stock up on.
The cost of treating patients can be almost twice as high depending on the hospital, and this Brisbane hospital is one of the most expensive in the country.
Four-year-old Mason James Window has been in and out of Hervey Bay hospital with health complications since he was born three-months premature
It’s not just your doctor who will have access to your health details under the controversial My Health Record system.
A powerful government agency will probe allegations that lax policing has put the lives of countless cyclists at risk.
Mother and daughter have lives turned upside down after shock diagnosis left popular tutor Kiri Shepherd fearing death.
Nicole Fitzsimons was a carefree young woman when she lost her life overseas, her 'heartbroken' sister has been campaigning ever since.
There are very few bacteria that can kill someone in hours, but this is one of them — and the horrible ordeal can be avoided.
'Onion tears' are like 'crocodile tears' except they're the tears you cry when you realise homo sapien is probably going to 'stupid' itself into extinction
Australians will have more time to opt out of the controversial My Health Record system. Here some of the issues readers found confusing.
There’s a potentially lifesaving traffic law that experts say the majority of motorists ignore — and they could wind up killing someone.
Health experts have issued a grim warning ahead of schoolies, with teens at risk of ending up in the morgue unless they get a jab to protect them.
A BABY boy has been delivered early and fighting for life, after his mother was shot and killed with a crossbow as she washed dishes in front of her children.
The troubled My Health Record system is in meltdown this morning, with overwhelmed call-takers scrambling to deal with the requests to opt out.
I overcame my loneliness with therapy and a new-found comfort in my own company, but not everyone is able to find the same peace, writes Margaret Wenham.
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.
MORGAN Prior makes her infant son Harvey cry and scream at least twice a day, knowing that it will help save his life.
MILLIONS of Australians will have My Health Records created for them starting from tomorrow without extra privacy protections unless the Senate signs off today.