Health

Mon 19 Apr 2021

‘You are at risk’: PM’s vaccine plea

‘You are at risk’: PM’s vaccine plea

Scott Morrison has urged Australians to get the COVID jab as doctors say thousands of doses are sitting idle around the country.

Sat 17 Apr 2021

Children wrongly given AstraZeneca vaccine in Australia

Premium Content Children wrongly given AstraZeneca vaccine in Australia

Teens as young as 14 have wrongly been given the jab, despite no COVID-19 vaccine being approved for under-18s in Australia.

Driver injured after car slams into pole at Noosaville

Premium Content Driver injured after car slams into pole at Noosaville

Paramedics rushed a person to hospital after a vehicle crashed into a pole at Noosaville on Saturday morning.

Patient sues for $3.5m claiming neglect at Rocky Hospital

Premium Content Patient sues for $3.5m claiming neglect at Rocky Hospital

He claims he wasn’t turned over frequently enough and this led to a severe nerve injury.

Woman’s death ‘likely linked to vaccination’

Premium Content Woman’s death ‘likely linked to vaccination’

The Therapeutic Goods Administration has ruled the death of an Australian woman after taking the AstraZeneca jab is “likely to be linked to vaccination”.

Fri 16 Apr 2021

Problem ‘imperilling the future of humans’

Problem ‘imperilling the future of humans’

The human race is facing an impending crisis that could signal the end of our species in just a few generations, a health expert has warned.

‘What’s next’: PM’s big travel plan

‘What’s next’: PM’s big travel plan

Scott Morrison has revealed what he ‘wants to see happen next’ in the fight against COVID-19, hinting at a major plan that could kick off overseas travel.

Four key decisions: Councillors split on pathway vote

Premium Content Four key decisions: Councillors split on pathway vote

A temporary pathway popular with local residents along Park Rd will be removed in a vote which split the councillors. It was one of four key decisions at Thursday’s...

‘What’s next’: PM’s big travel plan

‘What’s next’: PM’s big travel plan

Scott Morrison has revealed what he ‘wants to see happen next’ in the fight against COVID-19, hinting at a major plan that could kick off overseas travel.

'Sport concussion is what smoking was to lung cancer'

Premium Content 'Sport concussion is what smoking was to lung cancer'

Australia’s major sporting codes are in a chronic state of denial over concussion, justifying the unjustifiable for 25 years, says Jamie Pandaram

‘I’ve had a few in my bed’: Mouse plague takes toll

Premium Content ‘I’ve had a few in my bed’: Mouse plague takes toll

Residents across western NSW are being driven to breaking point by the mice plague.

Gladys in the dark on woman’s death

Gladys in the dark on woman’s death

The death of a NSW woman has led to a scramble to figure out if it was caused by a vaccine. Even top officials don’t know what happened.

Warning of massive virus miscalculation

Warning of massive virus miscalculation

Feel like life is starting to return to normal and the coronavirus chaos of the past year is almost behind the world for good? Think again.

Millions of Aussies on COVID alert

Millions of Aussies on COVID alert

Traces of COVID-19 have been detected in a huge catchment that services almost all of Melbourne, with potentially millions of residents affected.

Heartbreaking decision made after twin’s stillbirth

Premium Content Heartbreaking decision made after twin’s stillbirth

A Queensland mum has opened up about why she and her husband agreed to an autopsy after the tragic stillborn death of one of their identical twin girls.

Jab fears may lead to some jumping vaccination queue

Premium Content Jab fears may lead to some jumping vaccination queue

Anxiety around rare blood clots and the AstraZeneca vaccine could see some Aussies bumped up the coronavirus vaccination queue in a bid to keep GP clinics full.

US Government pin hopes on Qld COVID-19 wonder drug

Premium Content US Government pin hopes on Qld COVID-19 wonder drug

An experimental drug developed by Brisbane company Implicit Bioscience is being trialled in patients with COVID-19 and motor neurone disease.

NSW woman dead after vaccine

NSW woman dead after vaccine

A 48-year-old woman has reportedly died four days after receiving a coronavirus vaccine, with NSW Health saying the TGA will assess causality.

Thu 15 Apr 2021

Aussie woman dead after taking COVID vaccination

Aussie woman dead after taking COVID vaccination

A 48-year-old woman has died after suffering blood clots a week after taking the COVID jab in NSW.

Surprising group least likely to get vaccine

Surprising group least likely to get vaccine

A surprising group has emerged as the most reluctant in Australia to get the COVID-19 jab. And this explains their lack of confidence.

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