Health

Thu 17 Oct 2019

Girl dies in mum's arms from toxic shock syndrome

Girl dies in mum's arms from toxic shock syndrome

Just three days after her 19th birthday - Maddy passed away from the most unexpected reason.

HEALTH ALERT: Third case of measles in month

HEALTH ALERT: Third case of measles in month

The third case of measles on the Sunshine Coast in a month has been reported in a man from New Zealand who spent time in Noosa while infectious.

Welfare drug test laws on way to Senate

Welfare drug test laws on way to Senate

Draft laws forcing some Australians on welfare to undergo drug tests are on the way to the Senate after passing the first hurdle of parliament on Thursday

Wed 16 Oct 2019

Doctors find woman in agonising pain has two vaginas

Doctors find woman in agonising pain has two vaginas

For years Molly-Rose Taylor suffered agonising periods — but when the 19-year-old had sex for the first time she found two where most have one.

Eight new measles cases triggers public health alert

Eight new measles cases triggers public health alert

Eight new measles cases have been reported, triggering a public health alert for Brisbane’s southside.

Teen dies suddenly in holiday tragedy

Teen dies suddenly in holiday tragedy

A family is devastated after a teenage girl died suddenly on holiday after being diagnosed with mumps, a virus with a very low fatality rate.

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