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LifeStyle: Health

The best ways to look after your liver

Friday  15:51,   07 october 2022

Your liver is vitally important, and you only have one! Its function is essential, as it filters out all the bad chemicals and poisons in your body, keeping you safe and well. Therefore, it is highly advisable to take good care of it. Take a look... >>>

The biggest hair mistakes we're all making

Friday  15:51,   07 october 2022

Despite our best intentions for taking care of our hair at home, we don't always get it right – and may even damage our lovely locks in the process! Here are 30 common hair care mistakes and solutions for fixing... >>>

How adult eyes change color

Friday  13:42,   07 october 2022

Given that eye color is determined by genetics, we often assume it is permanent. While it is reasonably common knowledge that babies' eyes can change color during their first months and years, adult eye color change is often considered an... >>>

Things you might not realize are hurting your lungs

Friday  10:20,   07 october 2022

Our lungs are amazing organs. After all, we use them to breathe, allowing us to, well, stay alive! Though some things can indeed hurt our lungs, some of which we might not even be aware of. Sure, most of us know that breathing smoke or strong... >>>

Eating Late Can Change How You Burn Calories And Store Fat, Depressing Study Finds

Friday  09:10,   07 october 2022

A new study suggests eating later in the day can directly impact our biological weight regulation in three key ways: through the number of calories that we burn; our hunger levels; and the way our bodies store fat. With obesity now affecting... >>>

Concerns over 'low sugar' alcohol claims

Friday  09:10,   07 october 2022

Women believe drinks claiming to be low in sugar are also lower in alcohol and healthier compared to those without labelling, researchers say.Women believe the drinks are also lower in alcohol and healthier compared to others without the labelling,... >>>

Ex-health boss's nepotism charges dropped

Friday  07:10,   07 october 2022

Charges against the former chief executive of Queensland's biggest public health service have been dropped eight years after he was stood down.The then chief executive of the state's biggest public hospital service, Malcolm Frederick Stamp, was... >>>

Mother runs a hospital salon that pampers parents of NICU babies

Friday  05:21,   07 october 2022

Hair salon owner Sarah Pulley, 34, from Carmel, Indiana, helped launch the new 'Beauty Bar' that opened at Riley Children's Health last month.Sarah Pulley, 34, from Carmel, Indiana, helped launch the new 'Beauty Bar' that was opened on... >>>

Regulator suspends Tas chief psychiatrist

Friday  05:21,   07 october 2022

Tasmania's chief psychiatrist, who has also held the role in several other states, has had his licence suspended by the national regulator.The Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency said Dr Aaron Groves was suspended by the Medical... >>>

Celebrate 15 Years of Outstanding Australian Whisky with Starward’s ‘Vitalis’ Single Malt

Friday  03:51,   07 october 2022

What do you get when you combine red wine, apera, tawny, bourbon, and rum? The answer is a very special whisky that Australians can proudly call their own. If you’re wondering how that works, let us explain… It was a decade and a half ago that David >>>

Why can Queenslanders with medicinal cannabis prescriptions be charged for drug possession?

Friday  03:01,   07 october 2022

A Queensland woman who was charged with drug possession over her medication says laws need to change. Here’s what she wants other users to know.Sunshine Coast woman Hannah Scarlett Turner was charged with possession of less than one gram of a... >>>

Review reveals failings in lead-up to Amrita Lanka's death at Monash Children's Hospital

Friday  02:31,   07 october 2022

The parents of eight-year-old Amrita Lanka, who died in hospital earlier this year, say it is "torture" knowing their daughter may have lived if she had received better care.The sentinel event review was triggered following the death of Amrita... >>>

Osher Gunsberg spotted crutches and reveals his new moustache

Friday  02:31,   07 october 2022

Osher Gunsberg was seen leaving the Channel 10 Upfronts earlier this week on a pair of crutches - a year after undergoing painful hip replacement surgery. The Bachelor star used the mobility aid as he headed out of the Ten studios in Sydney... >>>

Rambutan: Experts weigh in on health benefits, nutrition facts, and more

Friday  01:31,   07 october 2022

Rambutan: Experts weigh in on health benefits, nutrition facts, and... >>>

How can I avoid catching COVID before a holiday? When am I most at risk? How early do I need to prepare?

Friday  01:21,   07 october 2022

If you've got a holiday or big event coming up, the fear of catching COVID-19 could be on your mind a little more than usual. So how can you avoid it and how early do you need to prepare?Experts say there are lifestyle changes you can make to... >>>