Health

Sat 7 Dec 2019

Oh crap: Sewerage pipe breaks over medical staff meeting

Oh crap: Sewerage pipe breaks over medical staff meeting

It was a normal meeting for these Flinders Medical Centre physiotherapists - until a sewerage pipe above them broke, showering the room.

The healthiest fast food meals revealed

The healthiest fast food meals revealed

Fast food doesn’t have to mean unhealthy food. A dietitian has revealed the healthiest meal options that will keep you satisfied for hours.

Fri 6 Dec 2019

Vaccine for peanut allergy? It’s not nuts

premium_icon Vaccine for peanut allergy? It’s not nuts

The first trial of a vaccine to protect people who have potentially fatal peanut allergies has been a success in its first trial.

‘Tis the season for high falls and broken bones

premium_icon ‘Tis the season for high falls and broken bones

Middle-aged men are making the annual pilgrimage to the emergency room, with the Christmas period the most popular time for broken bones and serious falls.

Tragic fasting death of raw vegan guru prompts health call

premium_icon Tragic fasting death of raw vegan guru prompts health call

The shock death of a popular raw food guru Dr Robert Lockhart triggered heartfelt tributes — and a warning about the risks of extreme no-water fasting diets.

Cheers to a few beers — minus the hangover

premium_icon Cheers to a few beers — minus the hangover

If you find the prospect of hangovers outweighs the festive fun of the Christmas season, a fast-growing trend in beer drinking could become a lifesaver.

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