Health

Thu 19 Sep 2019

Deadly pandemic could wipe out 80 million

Deadly pandemic could wipe out 80 million

Up to 80 million people could be wiped out in as little as 36 hours if a global pandemic broke out, health experts have warned.

Tue 17 Sep 2019

‘Cancer-causing’ chemical in vapes, doctors warn

‘Cancer-causing’ chemical in vapes, doctors warn

Experts have warned dangerous levels of a “cancer-causing” chemical has been found in menthol e-cigarettes.

Brain-eating parasite kills 10yo girl

Brain-eating parasite kills 10yo girl

A 10-year-old US girl has died after contracting a brain-eating amoeba after going for a swim in a river, according to her family.

Passenger blasts airline over ‘filthy’ find

Passenger blasts airline over ‘filthy’ find

A frequent flyer has slammed a “five-star” airline over the “horrifying condition” of one of its planes, saying it hadn’t been cleaned in weeks.

Spit could unlock skin cancer questions

Spit could unlock skin cancer questions

Queensland researchers have set out to determine what role genes play in skin cancer as part of the world's largest study into the disease.

‘Fat PT’s’ incredible transformation

‘Fat PT’s’ incredible transformation

April Franks felt so unhealthy and overweight she viewed herself as “the fat PT”. But that all changed when she discovered a particular love.

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