Health

Mon 19 Aug 2019

Axe attacker’s sentence increased

Axe attacker’s sentence increased

The woman who attacked three strangers in a 7-Eleven with an axe will spend an extra five years in jail after her sentence was successfully appealed.

Better informing farmers on gas workplace health and safety

Better informing farmers on gas workplace health and safety

'In my experience in going to court with landholders, it's been important to ensure there is a very good chain of evidence we can rely on...'

Four words doing even more harm to abuse victims

Four words doing even more harm to abuse victims

AN abuse victim was finally able to tell her story after a nine-year silence. But there are four words that still trouble her.

Sun 18 Aug 2019

Risky obsession snaring Aussie men

Risky obsession snaring Aussie men

WHAT begins as a pursuit for the perfect body can spiral into a dangerous obsession for many blokes, leading to serious social and health consequences.

Killer flu season stumps experts

Killer flu season stumps experts

AS THE killer flu season reaches record heights, claiming 430 lives, health authorities are scrambling to find out why.

Sat 17 Aug 2019

Shock find in woman’s tiny ‘pimple’

Shock find in woman’s tiny ‘pimple’

For years a woman had ignored a tiny pimple on her lip. But when it suddenly began to morph into a scab, she knew something was terribly wrong.

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