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'It's a privilege': Why organ donation is so important

premium_icon 'It's a privilege': Why organ donation is so important

Organ specialist nurse Ian Rodgers deals with life and death

'He wore a mask every day': Mum's heartbreaking speech

premium_icon 'He wore a mask every day': Mum's heartbreaking speech

Read Ms Barounis' heartbreaking speech here

DYING WITH DIGNITY: Panel hears heart-breaking evidence

premium_icon DYING WITH DIGNITY: Panel hears heart-breaking evidence

The RSL was packed for the public hearing on Monday evening

Why flu jabs for indigenous Australians are so important

premium_icon Why flu jabs for indigenous Australians are so important

Indigenous Australians are over-represented in the hospital system

Physiologist using fitness to fight Parkinson's

premium_icon Physiologist using fitness to fight Parkinson's

"Really good types of exercises are dance classes, tai chi ..."

'I felt like I was dying': Family's battle after tick bites

premium_icon 'I felt like I was dying': Family's battle after tick bites

Sherria Powell is on a mission to raise awareness of the illness

Grandmother's act to help three-year-old cancer patient

premium_icon Grandmother's act to help three-year-old cancer patient

The family is tackling the challenge head-on by sharing their story

How Fraser's funnelwebs are pioneering a health breakthrough

premium_icon How Fraser's funnelwebs are pioneering a health breakthrough

A molecule was discovered within the spider's venom.

HEALTH ALERT: Two cases of whooping cough at Bay school

HEALTH ALERT: Two cases of whooping cough at Bay school

Queensland Health advised there were two confirmed cases

End-of-life choices up front with folders

End-of-life choices up front with folders

The folders keep crucial information in one place

Mother's plea: Kayla deserves to die with dignity

Mother's plea: Kayla deserves to die with dignity

Kayla Geltch was diagnosed with stage 4 brain cancer.

How 52-year-old man lost 25kg in a year

How 52-year-old man lost 25kg in a year

He can't recognise the person he was a year ago.

Girl, 11, with 10kg tumour on road to recovery

Girl, 11, with 10kg tumour on road to recovery

The tumour is nearly small enough to surgically remove.

Anneliese is reaching for the stars

Anneliese is reaching for the stars

Anneliese Neumann won't let Down syndrome stop her from keeping fit.

INSPIRING: Bay teen had a 5% chance of survival

INSPIRING: Bay teen had a 5% chance of survival

Just 223 Aussies were diagnosed with primary bone cancer in 2014.

"My daughter will beat this 10kg tumor"

"My daughter will beat this 10kg tumor"

She went to the doctors and was flown to Brisbane the same day.

Warning from doctors: Chickenpox cases on the rise

Warning from doctors: Chickenpox cases on the rise

More than 30 cases have been recorded in the past six months.

Teen sheds 30kg without cutting foods he loves

Teen sheds 30kg without cutting foods he loves

The teen decided he needed to do something about his weight.

How this man lost 50kg and became a title-fighting boxer

How this man lost 50kg and became a title-fighting boxer

"I gave up Christmas Day to start my training regime.”

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