Health

Fri 21 Feb 2020

‘Every pore opens up’: Virus victim speaks

‘Every pore opens up’: Virus victim speaks

A coronavirus patient has described the deadly illness as feeling like “every pore opening up” after leaving a quarantined cruise ship.

Woman sheds 63kg with simple swap

Woman sheds 63kg with simple swap

An Aussie woman has revealed how ditching one unhealthy habit sparked a lifestyle change that resulted in transforming her 127kg physique.

Thu 20 Feb 2020

China travel ban extended again

China travel ban extended again

Australia has extended the ban on travellers from China for another week, saying the number of deaths in Hubei continues to grow.

‘My heart stopped 12 or 13 times every night’

premium_icon ‘My heart stopped 12 or 13 times every night’

When Kate McCarthy was a kid, her heart would stop more than a dozen times per night and her days were riddled with what were thought to be seizures.

Health warning after case of meningococcal confirmed

premium_icon Health warning after case of meningococcal confirmed

Queenslanders are being urged to be vigilant for a dangerous bacterial disease that has reared its head in the region for the first time this year.

Two passengers from cruise die as Aussies land on home soil

premium_icon Two passengers from cruise die as Aussies land on home soil

Two passengers from the coronavirus-infected cruise ship in Japan have died as about 170 evacuees from the Diamond Princess land in Australia.

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