Health

Sat 23 Feb 2019

Greedy doctors compared to disgraced bankers

premium_icon Greedy doctors compared to disgraced bankers

Desperately ill patients are being forced to remortgage their homes, raid their superannuation and seek crowd funding to cover exorbitant medical bills not covered...

Nurse fights for life after mysterious head trauma

premium_icon Nurse fights for life after mysterious head trauma

A Gold Coast nurse is surrounded by her colleagues and family as she fights for life in hospital — and in the very room she worked to save others.

Terrifying moment girl, 3, ‘started throwing up blood

premium_icon Terrifying moment girl, 3, ‘started throwing up blood

“I was feeding Summer her dinner and she wasn’t swallowing her food. Suddenly she started throwing up and all this blood rushed into my hands,” the 29-year-old told...

Fri 22 Feb 2019

New measles case: Woman who visited Sydney CBD diagnosed

New measles case: Woman who visited Sydney CBD diagnosed

NSW State health has issued a warning after a woman was diagnosed with the highly-contagious condition. Here's where she visited.

Meet the Queensland woman who teaches laughter

premium_icon Meet the Queensland woman who teaches laughter

WHEN we laugh – whether it’s because something is funny, or because we are doing a fake or intentional laugh – our brain doesn’t know the difference.

How surgeons used 3D skull to save little Jack

premium_icon How surgeons used 3D skull to save little Jack

WHEN little Jack was born with a large lump on his face, it was more than a cosmetic problem. Melbourne surgeons saw it as a “death sentence”.

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