Health

Wed 17 Jul 2019

Mum issues bathtub warning after son's mystery illness

Mum issues bathtub warning after son's mystery illness

When the test results came back, the family were in shock.

8900 steps could delay Alzheimer's: Study

8900 steps could delay Alzheimer's: Study

Researchers say walking 8900 steps a day can help protect against cognitive decline and brain tissue loss from Alzheimer's disease.

Endometriosis discovery takes us closer to finding a cure

Endometriosis discovery takes us closer to finding a cure

THE debilitating condition was one of the most searched for words in 2018, but its cause has remained a mystery until now.

Mon 15 Jul 2019

Healthy living may reduce dementia risk

Healthy living may reduce dementia risk

A STUDY has found that people who practise healthy lifestyles can reduce the genetic risk of developing dementia.

‘Just black claws’: How flu turned deadly

‘Just black claws’: How flu turned deadly

One moment, little Mia Wilkinson was a girl like any other. The next, a seemingly harmless illness turned her skin black and almost killed her.

Thu 11 Jul 2019

Daughter rocked by aged care discovery

Daughter rocked by aged care discovery

An elderly resident at an aged care home had maggots in an infected wound on her foot before she died, the royal commission has found. Warning: graphic.

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