Health

Tue 23 Feb 2021

Grim new overseas travel prediction

Grim new overseas travel prediction

With the COVID-19 vaccine rollout starting, it seems life is finally returning to normal — but don’t go booking your holiday just yet.

Sinister truth of nation’s ‘COVID-free’ claim

Sinister truth of nation’s ‘COVID-free’ claim

The last official case of coronavirus in this nation was in May. But there are signs that isn’t really the case, with the leader branded “more dangerous than COVID”.

Mon 22 Feb 2021

Woman almost killed by cold sore

Woman almost killed by cold sore

For renowned Aussie sports broadcaster Karen Tighe, what should have been a cold sore virus led to life-threatening brain inflammation.

‘Tired’ mum loses 7 fingers and both legs

‘Tired’ mum loses 7 fingers and both legs

A 55-year-old has spoken out about the “four signs” that everyone should know so they can recognise the condition that robbed her of her limbs.

Mandatory vaccines a possibility

Mandatory vaccines a possibility

Whether some workers will be forced to receive COVID-19 vaccines remains ‘an open matter’, a Morrison government minister says.

COVID vaccine 5-minute guide: How it affects you

Premium Content COVID vaccine 5-minute guide: How it affects you

The COVID-19 vaccine is now available in Australia. This is how you can get it, what’s in it and more of your questions answered.

Reason for ‘disgraceful’ Aus Open booing

Reason for ‘disgraceful’ Aus Open booing

The raucous Melbourne crowd came in for heavy criticism after the Australian Open final for an “embarrassing” display of disrespect.

When and where you can get jab

When and where you can get jab

Australia’s COVID-19 vaccine rollout has already started – and there’s an amazing story behind one of the first jab recipients.

REVEALED: Road map for our local vaccine delivery

Premium Content REVEALED: Road map for our local vaccine delivery

Healthy North Coast explains the road forward as first week of local vaccination begins in Australia.

Star hit with backlash over early jab

Star hit with backlash over early jab

This TV presenter says there’s a good reason why she received her COVID-19 vaccination before millions of others, telling fans she won’t be shamed.

Star speaks out on right-to-die

Premium Content Star speaks out on right-to-die

New research reveals where Australians stand on voluntary euthanasia and a screen veteran speaks out ahead of political debate.

Vaccine recipents open up on their historic jab

Premium Content Vaccine recipents open up on their historic jab

The brave 20 Aussies discussed what it meant to get the COVID-19 vaccine in a historic “curtain raiser” for the nation’s massive inoculation effort

Aussie medics: COVID jab ‘is working in UK’

Premium Content Aussie medics: COVID jab ‘is working in UK’

Australian medics in Britain say the vaccine program is working, with cases among frontline staff who were first in line for jabs dropping significantly.

Sun 21 Feb 2021

Hospital staffing levels to be reviewed after complaints

Premium Content Hospital staffing levels to be reviewed after complaints

Northern Rivers nurse and clinician staffing levels to be investigated in light of the Anderson Report into hospital security.

Sat 20 Feb 2021

Teen kicks costly daily habit to lose 30 kgs

Teen kicks costly daily habit to lose 30 kgs

Fast-food lover Sarah Bell, 19, always refused to wear a bikini – but that changed when she ditched her daily drink habit and lost 30 kgs.

Anti-vax protesters to take to streets

Premium Content Anti-vax protesters to take to streets

Protestors are getting set to march in Melbourne to rally against the nationwide rollout of the coronavirus vaccine, saying it’s “medical coercion”.

‘I f**king begged’: Pete Evans’ public rant

‘I f**king begged’: Pete Evans’ public rant

A shoeless Evans made a rare public appearance, giving a bizarre speech about his political aspirations at a Sydney vaccine protest today.

Nurse among the first Aussies to receive virus vaccine

Nurse among the first Aussies to receive virus vaccine

A nurse who co-ordinated her hospital’s pandemic response will be among the first Australians to receive a COVID-19 vaccine.

Aussies won't need proof of vaccination to work

Premium Content Aussies won't need proof of vaccination to work

Workers cannot refuse to go to work over fears their colleagues have not had a COVID vaccine, according to the a raft of new watchdog advice.

Returned travellers refuse to pay $30m quarantine bill

Premium Content Returned travellers refuse to pay $30m quarantine bill

The NSW State Government has issued over $107m in hotel quarantine bills but cash strapped returned travellers are having difficulty paying.

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