Health

Sun 13 Oct 2019

Man dies after home power cut

Man dies after home power cut

A MAN whose life depended on a constant supply of oxygen died just 12 minutes after the power to his home was cut, authorities say.

Shocking find in man’s stomach

Shocking find in man’s stomach

Daniel was 37 when doctors discovered something horrifying in his abdomen. If it weren't for a chance encounter on the internet, he'd have ignored it.

Big change coming for heart health checks

Big change coming for heart health checks

A change is coming for all Australians after a major Heart Foundation and News Corp campaign win — and it’s set to save more lives.

Sat 12 Oct 2019

True cost of ‘free’ Facebook revealed

True cost of ‘free’ Facebook revealed

For years Facebook proclaimed it was “free and always will be”, but a study suggests the social media site is an expensive addiction.

Flesh-eating disease spreads to second Australian state

Flesh-eating disease spreads to second Australian state

The flesh-eating ulcer which broke out in Victoria’s Mornington Peninsula has jumped states and afflicted a new community in far north Queensland

Warning sign you can’t ignore

Warning sign you can’t ignore

We’ve all felt a knot in our stomach before a big day at work but there’s one key difference between everyday worry and something much more serious.

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