Health

Thu 12 Dec 2019

Long sleepers and nappers are at higher risk of strokes

Long sleepers and nappers are at higher risk of strokes

A study has found that people who lie in, take long midday naps or have disrupted sleep all have a higher risk of suffering strokes.

Wed 11 Dec 2019

Drug addict’s heartbreaking family photo

Drug addict’s heartbreaking family photo

A photo of a family standing together in a moment of fear has gone viral after it was shared with an important message about drug addiction.

WA votes to legalise assisted dying

WA votes to legalise assisted dying

Western Australia has voted to legalise an “extraordinary piece of legislation” making voluntary assisted dying legal in the state.

Tue 10 Dec 2019

Volcano terror: ‘People ran into the sea’

Volcano terror: ‘People ran into the sea’

A man who gave first aid to those critically injured in the White Island eruption has spoken of the scene he saw as one of the first to arrive.

Sat 7 Dec 2019

The healthiest fast food meals revealed

The healthiest fast food meals revealed

Fast food doesn’t have to mean unhealthy food. A dietitian has revealed the healthiest meal options that will keep you satisfied for hours.

Fri 6 Dec 2019

Poor health services for some in aged care

Poor health services for some in aged care

The aged care royal commission will hold a public hearing in Canberra next week focusing on the delivery of health services.

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