Health

Tue 19 Mar 2019

Aged care: Staff 'stole sedatives from patients'

premium_icon Aged care: Staff 'stole sedatives from patients'

An aged-care facility is under investigation after it was revealed staff were stealing sedatives from some residents to over-sedate others.

Researchers get the drop on coeliac disease

premium_icon Researchers get the drop on coeliac disease

A Queensland research team has found a single drop of blood could be the key in giving those with coeliac disease and early diagnosis.

Labor’s $11.9m plan to cut stroke deaths in bush

premium_icon Labor’s $11.9m plan to cut stroke deaths in bush

Opposition Leader Bill Shorten will pledge funding for a national program to target lifesaving treatment to stroke victims in regional Australia – where people are...

Mon 18 Mar 2019

Doctor’s alleged $400k Medicare scam

premium_icon Doctor’s alleged $400k Medicare scam

A QLD doctor has been accused of rorting Medicare of nearly $400,000 by falsely claiming he’d treated thousands of patients — including some who were dead.

10 practical ways you can start to overcome depression

10 practical ways you can start to overcome depression

DEPRESSION and anxiety are common conditions, but a former GP says there are many ways to start on the road to recovery.

Granddad’s hunky weight loss transformation

Granddad’s hunky weight loss transformation

THIS Aussie granddad has completely transformed after shedding 83 kilos but it's the selfless reason why he did it that will make you even happier for him.

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