Health

Sat 25 May 2019

Death toll reaches 63 this flu season

Death toll reaches 63 this flu season

Killer cold and flu season has already claimed 63 lives, as flu cases hit record highs. Health authorities warn against skipping vaccines.

Fiona Falkiner’s confession: ‘Unfit and terrified’

Fiona Falkiner’s confession: ‘Unfit and terrified’

It took only ten minutes for Fiona Falkiner to feel embarrassed and shamed — but this story is a familiar one for all of us.

Fri 24 May 2019

Big myth around the flu shot

Big myth around the flu shot

LAST year 50 per cent of Aussies said they weren’t planning on getting the flu vaccine.

Thu 23 May 2019

‘My mum’s cancer shouldn’t have been a death sentence’

‘My mum’s cancer shouldn’t have been a death sentence’

She was 59, healthy and spent her adult life caring for others as a nurse. She knew what awaited her and she hid it from us, writes Bachelorette Georgia Love.

Mum admits murdering her baby

Mum admits murdering her baby

A young WA mother has pleaded guilty to murdering her four-month-old baby girl.

Wed 22 May 2019

Vaccine warning as kids die of flu

Vaccine warning as kids die of flu

Authorities have made an urgent call on the flu vaccine after 26 people, including three children, have died in Victoria alone.

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