Health

Tue 19 Mar 2019

Diet Coke’s fresh link to ‘dying young’

Diet Coke’s fresh link to ‘dying young’

For the second time in a month, experts are warning drinking diet soft drinks every day increases the risk of heart disease.

Hospital shooting sparks calls for better prisoner treatment

premium_icon Hospital shooting sparks calls for better prisoner treatment

"DEEPLY saddened and upset” hospital workers are calling for better guidelines after a prisoner was fatally shot outside the emergency department.

Mum warns others after popular nappy 'burned' baby

premium_icon Mum warns others after popular nappy 'burned' baby

'If I was a cartoon character there would be smoke coming out of my ears': Mother

Simple way to avoid annoying mozzies

Simple way to avoid annoying mozzies

As the rain continues in parts of Australia, experts warn we could have a longer mozzie season than normal. But this hack might save your skin.

Aged care: Staff 'stole sedatives from patients'

premium_icon Aged care: Staff 'stole sedatives from patients'

An aged-care facility is under investigation after it was revealed staff were stealing sedatives from some residents to over-sedate others.

Researchers get the drop on coeliac disease

premium_icon Researchers get the drop on coeliac disease

A Queensland research team has found a single drop of blood could be the key in giving those with coeliac disease and early diagnosis.

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