Parenting

Mon 19 Apr 2021

Mum urges empathy for ice addicts after daughter’s death

Premium Content Mum urges empathy for ice addicts after daughter’s death

A mother whose ice-addicted daughter died while waiting to access rehabilitation has called on the community to show more compassion.

Driver had .328 blood alcohol when she crashed into car

Premium Content Driver had .328 blood alcohol when she crashed into car

Two cars were written off after a woman with one of the highest blood-alcohol content readings seen in Queensland, crashed into a parked car.

Sun 18 Apr 2021

Why your kids are addicted to TV subtitles

Premium Content Why your kids are addicted to TV subtitles

In a sign of just how much ‘info-besity’ is reshaping our lives, young people have picked up a new habit to cope with the bombardment of digital distractions.

Phoebe Burgess: ‘Being trapped in motherhood saved my life’

Premium Content Phoebe Burgess: ‘Being trapped in motherhood saved my life’

Phoebe Burgess opens up for the first time about living back home with her parents and how she is rebuilding a “beautiful new life” for her and her children.

Magistrate ‘scathing’ of alleged victim’s behaviour

Premium Content Magistrate ‘scathing’ of alleged victim’s behaviour

Andergrove man charged with breaching a protection order after he emailed his ex, but he claims the breach only happened after she was ‘harassing’ him

Fri 16 Apr 2021

Smacking trauma akin to severe violent abuse

Premium Content Smacking trauma akin to severe violent abuse

Smacking children can traumatise them to the same level as severe violent abuse according to a new study.

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