Health

Fri 25 May 2018

'My daughter was 16 months old when a stroke changed her life'

'My daughter was 16 months old when a stroke changed her...

"I associated stroke with older people, but Lilly was just 16 months old when a stroke changed her life - and ours - unexpectedly."

Mother ‘hurt’ by hospital’s baby feeding meal policy

Mother ‘hurt’ by hospital’s baby feeding meal policy

A NEW mother has been left feeling confronted and hurt by a hospital policy she says is unfair to mothers who formula-feed their babies.

UNCERTAINTY: Key rehabilitation centre faces funding cut

UNCERTAINTY: Key rehabilitation centre faces funding cut

ABOUT 500 lung and heart patients have been left in uncertainty after the Wide Bay Hospital and Health Service announced a funding cut.

Free flu shot demand high

Free flu shot demand high

Queensland Health has issued 45 per cent more free flu vaccine than the same time last year as more people line up for the jab.

Thu 24 May 2018

How to shed 6kg this winter

How to shed 6kg this winter

IT’S easy to let the weight pile on during the winter months under layers of clothes, but there are a few simple things you can do to lose weight instead of gaining...

Huge demand for flu shot causes rationing

Huge demand for flu shot causes rationing

UNPRECEDENTED demand for the influenza vaccine has created a shortage of the potentially lifesaving injection across Australia.

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