Health

Fri 19 Jul 2019

Extending the rural arm for diabetes education

Extending the rural arm for diabetes education

Local educator is sharing her passion for awareness and education in honour of National Diabetes Week.

Thu 18 Jul 2019

Global emergency: Ebola crisis spreads

Global emergency: Ebola crisis spreads

The deadly Ebola crisis has morphed into an international health emergency, with hundreds already dead as the virus spreads.

Dementia research gets $21m in fed funds

Dementia research gets $21m in fed funds

MORE than a dozen research projects looking at risk reduction, prevention and tracking of dementia, will receive a total of $21 million in federal funding.

Energy drinks to be banned in the UK

Energy drinks to be banned in the UK

In an unprecedented move by the UK Government, energy drinks like Red Bull and Monster will be banned from sale to children under the age of 16.

Wed 17 Jul 2019

Mum issues bathtub warning after son's mystery illness

Mum issues bathtub warning after son's mystery illness

When the test results came back, the family were in shock.

8900 steps could delay Alzheimer's: Study

8900 steps could delay Alzheimer's: Study

Researchers say walking 8900 steps a day can help protect against cognitive decline and brain tissue loss from Alzheimer's disease.

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