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Parents not falling for anti-vax conspiracy theories

Premium Content Parents not falling for anti-vax conspiracy theories

Girl got permanent brain damage after parents refused vaccination

How a young man’s cancer death saved lives

Premium Content How a young man’s cancer death saved lives

Cory Geisler was a happy 27 year old when he found a suspicious mark on his body

Hot weather and outdoors bring uptick in tick bites

Premium Content Hot weather and outdoors bring uptick in tick bites

Queensland Health has warned residents to watch out for tick bites

JOBS VACANT: Ninth largest worker shortage in nation

Premium Content JOBS VACANT: Ninth largest worker shortage in nation

Mackay’s entrepreneurial spirit is being stifled as hundreds of job vacancies...

Man paralysed for 22 hours after mower rollover

Premium Content Man paralysed for 22 hours after mower rollover

‘The seat got me down in my pelvis’.

STIs rise across Mackay despite lockdown measures

Premium Content STIs rise across Mackay despite lockdown measures

Medical professionals beg residents to use protection

Fifth confirmed COVID-19 case in Mackay region

Premium Content Fifth confirmed COVID-19 case in Mackay region

Latest case involves someone returning home from an overseas trip

CORONAVIRUS: New details of Mackay's second confirmed case

Premium Content CORONAVIRUS: New details of Mackay's second confirmed case

New details about the second case in Mackay have come to light

CORONAVIRUS: Island to remain open after confirmed case

Premium Content CORONAVIRUS: Island to remain open after confirmed case

A woman who transited through Hamilton Island has tested positive.

Young family spared ‘financial ruin’ after shock diagnosis

Premium Content Young family spared ‘financial ruin’ after shock diagnosis

Young family rocked during a would-be celebratory Airlie Beach trip.

Two cases of meningococcal confirmed in Mackay

Premium Content Two cases of meningococcal confirmed in Mackay

Presentations of bacterial infection are believed to be unrelated.

Epiphany that inspired an incredible transformation

Premium Content Epiphany that inspired an incredible transformation

Alan Turner’s epiphany came on an inflatable jungle gym.

Young Queenslanders suffer from bushfire images

Premium Content Young Queenslanders suffer from bushfire images

While the bushfires may seem far away, North Queensland mental health services have...

The traumatising thoughts inspiring Mackay man’s call

Premium Content The traumatising thoughts inspiring Mackay man’s call

‘What if the doctor had left it for another 12 months? That could have been...

New incentive to entice more rural doctors

Premium Content New incentive to entice more rural doctors

Moves to recognise rural medicine as its own specialty have gained the backing of...

Teens experience unwanted sexual behaviours

Premium Content Teens experience unwanted sexual behaviours

One third of boys of the same age experienced similar behaviours

30 tumours were just the start for this Mackay dad

Premium Content 30 tumours were just the start for this Mackay dad

A year ago, his life turned upside down, but a powerful mindset changed...

Suicide rates skyrocket among Australian veterans

Premium Content Suicide rates skyrocket among Australian veterans

An exploding landmine in Vietnam caused more than short-term damage for Les...

Young girl burnt in campfire incident

Premium Content Young girl burnt in campfire incident

A teenager was taken to hospital with multiple injures.

Crappy topic, but it's a poo-fect time to talk kid's health

Premium Content Crappy topic, but it's a poo-fect time to talk kid's health

Kerry Reid-Seale wants to start a conversation that stinks for some.

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