AUSTRALIANS live longer and drink more, but are less active than other similar countries around the world.

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26th June 2012 4:06 PM

A MORBIDLY obese miner, deemed unfit to operate heavy machinery, has won his job back after successfully appealing the...

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06th Oct. 2012 6:10 AM

FRASER Coast adults are paying a price for their busy lifestyles as new figures show two in three Australians are now...

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31st Oct. 2012 4:10 AM

PREGNANT Queensland women who are considered to be obese or overweight are treated more poorly by maternity care providers...

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25th Feb. 2013 2:02 PM

SUNSHINE Coast's "Mr Body Language" says voters could be turned off electing Clive Palmer as prime minister because he is...

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03rd Aug. 2013 6:08 AM

TWO-thirds of Fraser Coast adults are overweight yet the region is low on the scale when it comes to the number of...

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02nd Dec. 2013 5:12 AM

QUEENSLAND medicos are training with the world’s largest “bariatric dummies” weighing up to 260kg to ensure they can handle...

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05th June 2014 8:06 AM

ALTHOUGH about 65% of the Fraser Coast’s population is overweight or obese, we are not a fast food capital.

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09th Dec. 2014 11:12 AM

Before and after: from "morbidly obese” to fit as a fiddle, a Banora Point man who has lost 90kgs is ready to crowdfund for...

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06th Sept. 2016 12:09 PM

AN OBESE woman who was told she would die before her daughter grew up has shed half her body weight in an incredible...

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22nd Feb. 2018 7:02 AM