Health

Tue 26 Jun 2018

The diet supplement that could halt diabetes

premium_icon The diet supplement that could halt diabetes

A powder supplement sprinkled on food could revolutionise the lives of the 120,000 Australians, many of them children, diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes.

Mater locks in time for next Springfield hospital expansion

premium_icon Mater locks in time for next Springfield hospital expansion

It is the first time Mater has identified a timeframe for the expansion of the hospital.

Mon 25 Jun 2018

BRAVE: Backing the boy who almost lost it all on family farm

BRAVE: Backing the boy who almost lost it all on family farm

A FREAK accident while feeding cows ripped everything away from 9yo boy and almost claimed his limb, but this little battler has the backing of his community.

Chemist ‘humiliates’ pregnant mum

Chemist ‘humiliates’ pregnant mum

A WOMAN says she was publicly shamed and left in tears after a chemist denied her prescription for miscarriage-inducing medicine for “ethical” reasons.

Vitamin D fears for pregnant mums and babies

premium_icon Vitamin D fears for pregnant mums and babies

It was thought to have been eradicated, but a resurgence of rickets in pregnant women has prompted doctors to urge women to take vitamin D

Euthanasia inquiry ‘down the track’ for Qld

premium_icon Euthanasia inquiry ‘down the track’ for Qld

ABORTION law reform will be the Palaszczuk Government’s priority this term but Labor will keep an eye on assisted dying laws being implemented in Victoria.

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