An extra 40-minute stroll every day could mean fewer days in hospital for older Australians, new research shows.
Amy Remeikis When Ann Maree Mulders woke up still feeling unwell, she didn't know 11 centimetres was about to change her life.
Kate Aubusson The AMA says Australia's public hospitals – in every state and territory – are in a constant 'state of emergency' due to inadequate funding and over-stretched resources.
Esther Han Here's another problem for Medibank customers.
Julia Medew Kathy Bell didn't want to see a sick person in the mirror. Nor did she want others to immediately view her as a cancer patient in need of sympathy.
Bridie Smith Looking for help to break the cycle of overeating and under-exercising? Scientists say we need look no further than the brain of the humble roundworm.
Lucy Cormack One in three Australian pharmacists recommend alternative medicines that have little to no scientific evidence of working.
Kate Aubusson When Devanshi Seth made it to the top of her field, she knew it was time to reach down and pull up other talented female scientists.
Rania Spooner This sexually transmitted infection is behaving like a superbug and researchers believe it is being carried largely undetected by as many as 400,000 Australians.
Kate Aubusson Michelle died of meningitis after a middle ear infection spread to her brain. Her condition was overlooked by medical staff who couldn't see past her mild intellectual disability.
A WEEK after the devastating Sir Ivan Bushfire ripped through the Upper Hunter, the NSW Rural Fire Service ...
A SKILLS auction has raised more than $14,000 for the Scone Neighbourhood Resource Centre.
“THERE are a lot of talented people in the area.”
FOLLOWING the success of the first Upper Hunter Shire Collector’s Roadshow in 2016, it is back for the ...
NO trains are running between Maitland and Scone on the Hunter Line due lightning strikes damaging signalling equipment.
LOCAL landholders affected by the Sir Ivan Bushfire, especially those in Cassilis, have found overwhelming support within their ...