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Health

Health

There's Now A 'Shot' For Women To Have Better Orgasms

2 min read

All it takes is one little prick.

Life

Life

'I Spent $50,000 On IVF ... And It Failed'

4 min read

Jo Bambagiotti said she had always had a feeling that she would struggle to fall pregnant.

Health

Health

This Is What It Means When You Can Control Your Dreams

4 min read

Ever had a dream where you were able to control everything that happened in it?

National

National

Hundreds Of Young Men Expected To Suffer Alcohol-Related Injuries Over Christmas

4 min read

As many as 1500 young Aussie men are expected to seek emergency treatment at just one Queensland hospital over the festive season.

Tanya Hennessy

Tanya Hennessy

Ways To Deal With Your Christmas Anxiety

3 min read

Do you hate Christmas? Not in a Grinch way… in an “I’m anxious and this is triggering” way?

News

News

Clucking Hell - Could Your Backyard Chooks Be A Biohazard?

2 min read

Urban sprawl and climate change lead to potential disease timebomb

Health

Health

Can Going To The Doctor Actually Make You Sick?

2 min read

A new study has revealed that stethoscopes can be full of bacteria.

News

News

'Mistakes Will Be Made': Midwives Beg For More Staff

1 min read

Midwives have delivered a desperate plea to the NSW Health Minister begging him for more staff in maternity wards.

Health

Health

This Viral Twitter Thread Shows Heart Attack Symptoms Women Should Look Out For

3 min read

The symptoms can vary between genders.

News

News

How Dangerous Is Eating Raw Cookie Dough?

4 min read

'Tis the season for holiday treats, but make sure you're careful about licking the bowl.

Health

Health

Seven Things Trainers Wish You Wouldn't Do At The Gym

3 min read

That's eight if you include wearing that high-cut leotard...

Health

Health

The Dark Reason Behind Increasing Milk Allergy Rates In Babies

4 min read

A leading UK doctor has taken aim at the makers of baby formula, claiming they are responsible for a rise in the number of children being diagnosed with cows milk protein allergy.

Jenna Macciochi

Jenna Macciochi

Why Eating Even Healthy Snacks Could Be Damaging Your Health

4 min read

Only until relatively recently in human evolution have we eaten three meals plus snacks every day.

Life

Life

Not Just 'Another Fat Character That Simply Plays The Joker'

4 min read

"As far as I’m concerned a swimsuit body is a body with a swimsuit on it".

Health

Health

4 Things I Learnt From Starting Xtend Barre Classes

3 min read

With the VS Angels, Margot Robbie and Jen Hawkins among the stars who swear by the fitness class, we decided to find out what all the fuss was about.

Health

Health

Chemicals In Non-Stick Cooking Pans Shrinking Men's Genitals

2 min read

A study from the University of Padua in Italy has found that men who ate food cooked on non-stick pans are at risk of having shorter manhoods.

National

National

Australia Needs A Sugar Tax: Senate report

1 min read

A sugar tax should be slapped on soft drinks and other sweetened beverages, a Senate inquiry into Australia's obesity epidemic has recommended.

Health

Health

Too Much Sleep Is So Bad For Your Health It Could Kill You

2 min read

A study of more than 116,000 people has found too much sleep could be linked to a greater risk of cardiovascular disease and even death.

Health

Health

Scientists Find Gene That Lets You Pig Out Without Gaining Weight

2 min read

Praise be!

Health

Health

Science Says Stand-Up Desks Won't Make You Lose Weight

1 min read

To sit or to stand? That is the question.

Health

Health

Tiny Device Bringing Hope For Epilepsy And Parkinson's Sufferers

2 min read

New Australian research could open the door for non-invasive treatment options for Parkinson's Disease and epilepsy, which traditionally require open brain surgery.

Katie Horneshaw

Katie Horneshaw

I Would Welcome An Ice Injecting Room Next To My Son's School

6 min read

A week before his trouncing at the Victorian state election, Mathew Guy made a promise.

Christmas

Christmas

Social Jet Lag Is A Thing At Christmas, Here's How To Beat It

3 min read

Feel like you're running on empty? Welcome to the new tired. And Merry Christmas.

Health

Health

More And More Women Are Getting Liposuction On Their 'Cankles'

2 min read

The popularity of cosmetic surgery is no secret, but where women are now focusing on may surprise you.

National

National

Australian Study Links Paleo Diet To Heart Disease

1 min read

Eating more red meat under the Paleo diet paired with a lack of whole grains results in higher levels of a biomarker linked to heart disease, new research suggests.

National

National

Australia-First HIV Home Test Could Help Curb Stigma

2 min read

Health advocates have welcomed the approval of Australia's first HIV home-testing kit that could help to eliminate the transmission of the virus. 

Good News

Good News

These Alzheimer's Patients Got Puppies To Help Them Feel Loved

1 min read

A man and his 92-year-old grandmother wanted to help people with Alzheimer's and dementia this holiday season. 

News

News

One In Four Aussies Who Fracture Their Hip Die Within A Year

2 min read

Every three seconds around the world, someone fractures their hip.

Health

Health

What's The Actual Deal With Those Diet Teas?

3 min read

Are they miracle weightloss drinks or just a pile of, well, crap?

Health

Health

Finally The Difference Between Physio, Osteo and Chiro Explained

2 min read

It's a question as old as time itself. And absolutely no one knows the answer.

Health

Health

Scientists Find The Gene That Makes Mosquitoes Bite You More

1 min read

Have you ever been enjoying the great outdoors with a group of friends only to find that at the end of the day you’re the only one covered in mozzie bites?

Health

Health

Alzheimer's Vaccine Successfully Tested On Mice

1 min read

A new vaccine developed by researchers at the University of Texas could delay the effects of Alzheimer's by up to five years.

National

National

Flush Taps To Avoid Lead-Contaminated Drinking Water

3 min read

A six-month-old warning to flush household taps for about 30 seconds in the morning to reduce exposure to lead in drinking water is "common sense", the government has said. 

Nicola Heath

Nicola Heath

'Tis The Season To Talk About Poo

5 min read

It’s a conversation that can save lives.

Views

Views

What I Wish I Knew About Fertility Before I Turned 25

9 min read

For many women in their mid to late 20s (like myself), their sexually active lives thus far have been spent trying to NOT get pregnant. It's a bit TMI, but it's true.

Features

Features

Welcome to Bear Cottage, A Very Special Place

2 min read

Growing up with a seriously sick brother or sister involves a level of physical, mental and emotional energy that most of us will never understand. Luckily, there’s a special place known as Bear Cottage who are there to help.

Health

Health

The Weirdest Phobias And Why People Have Them

4 min read

Anatidaephobia is a very real fear that somewhere in the world a duck or a goose is watching you.

Health

Health

More Warnings As Dust Enshrouds Sydney

3 min read

At-risk people are being urged to stay indoors if Sydney sees a repeat of the famous dust storm on Thursday.

National

National

Urgent Toxic Algae Warning For Fish And Shellfish In WA

1 min read

People are being warned to avoid eating fish or shellfish from Mindarie Marina in Perth after testing confirmed highly elevated levels of potentially toxic microscopic algae.

Health

Health

Can A High-Carb Diet Keep Dementia At Bay?

1 min read

Research suggests a high-carb, low-protein diet could be the key to preventing dementia.

National

National

Schoolgirls Are Finally Being Taught About Endometriosis In National First

3 min read

South Australia will become the first state to launch an endometriosis school education program to raise awareness on periods, pain and the chronic menstrual health disorder.

Life

Life

You'll Never XXXXing Guess Which Aussie State Is The Horniest

1 min read

Feeling a little toey? Need a bit more action? Then it could be time to move to...

Health

Health

One Drink A Day Now Considered "Low Risk"

2 min read

Booze use can still kill you but just one a day may not increase your risk of alcohol-related disease says Professor.

Joel Michael Reynolds

Joel Michael Reynolds

Why Not Vaccinating Your Child Is Ethically Indefensible

4 min read

Health-related ethical obligations do not stop at our own doorstep.

News

News

Father Set To Lose All Four Limbs After Bacterial Infection

1 min read

Jason "Buddy" Miller, 48, came home from the Philippines on October 27 complaining of a sore throat. A few days later he was fighting for his life.

Life

Life

This Is What We Will All Be Eating In 2019

3 min read

Want to know what you'll be packing your pantry with next year? Look no further, but we warn you it would make you hungry.

Health

Health

‘No Evidence’ For Miracle Hangover Relief Pills Actually Working, Expert Says

3 min read

Last night’s raging party may have seemed like a good idea at the time, but come sunrise your head is pounding and you’re not feeling too flash. So should you fork out for products claiming a miracle hangover cure?

Health

Health

Study Finds Some 'Healthy Waters' Are Actually Alarmingly High In Sugar

2 min read

You might think you're 'being healthy' by reaching for a bottle of fruit-flavoured water -- but you're not.

Life

Life

Would You Let Your 12-Year-Old Sip A Glass Of Shiraz?

3 min read

Debate has once again kicked off about whether or not parents should introduce their children to alcohol.

World

World

Officials Baffled By Outbreak Of Rare Paralysing Illness In Kids

2 min read

Officials still do not know what causes the illness and what is behind the recent spike in cases.

News

News

Pacific Island Nation Now Confiscating Tourists' Sunscreen

2 min read

Palau is to become the first country to ban toxic sunscreen to protect its reefs after study finds chemicals tainted famous lake.

Celebrity

Celebrity

Sophie Monk Shocks Fans With Hospital Video

1 min read

Posting on Monday night from hospital, Sophie Monk revealed her diagnosis via Instagram Story.

Health

Health

Struggling To Lose Weight? You Should Go Take A Nap

3 min read

Losing weight is hard. You always seem to be having to do something -- cook at home more, exercise more, meditate more, etc.

Celebrity

Celebrity

Aerosmith's Joe Perry Rushed To Hospital After Collapsing

1 min read

The guitarist was rushed to hospital on Saturday after collapsing in his dressing room.

Health

Health

'I Felt Empowered': Helping Cancer Patients Take Back Control

4 min read

Caitlin Delaney's cancer journey was aided -- to her surprise -- by the power of exercise, massage and other complementary therapies. And she's not alone.

Exclusive

Exclusive

How Liam Anderson's Alleged Killer Exposed A Hospital's Lifesaving Drug Shortage

1 min read

Shortly after Mathew Flame was arrested by police, the accused killer was taken to hospital with an injured hand and foot.

Julie Pearce

Julie Pearce

My Husband's Brave Battle With An Incurable Disease

7 min read

At the start of last year, my husband Michael and I should have been looking forward to exciting new plans ahead.

Health

Health

Gaslighting: The Painful Emotional Manipulation That’s Super Hard To Recognise

3 min read

Watching The Bachelorette last night, the social commentary made it painfully clear. There’s a word for people who act like Charlie…

Life

Life

Admit It, You Secretly Like Getting Angry

2 min read

There's a perverse pleasure that comes from having a good old dummy spit!

National

National

Conjoined Twins To Be Separated This Week

1 min read

Doctors at The Royal Children's Hospital in Melbourne have set a date to separate conjoined twins Nima and Dawa.

News

News

Calls To Remove Junk Food Bus Ads To End Kids' 'Confusion'

1 min read

Kids are being told one thing about diet and health at school, and something very different on the trip home, the Cancer Council NSW has revealed.

Health

Health

Women Less Likely To Receive CPR Because Of Their Breasts, Studies Show

4 min read

Lifesaving chivalry is dead, and two new studies from the U.S. purport to know why.

Health

Health

What Size Condom Should You Prick... Sorry, Pick

3 min read

This is the schlong and the short of it...

Health

Health

Ever Wondered How Other People Practice Self-Care... And What It Actually Is?

1 min read

Take some time out for you -- because you're worth it.

Health

Health

Here's How Your Shower Is Trying To Kill You

2 min read

Who knew showers could be so psycho?

Health

Health

What Is The Actual Difference Between Stress And Anxiety?

3 min read

In somewhat stressful news, it seems more and more of us are actually experiencing anxiety than ever before.

Health

Health

Why You Don't Need To Worry About A New Study Linking Mobile Phones To Cancer

1 min read

Unless you're a rat, that is.

Life

Life

The Simple Ways You Can Strengthen Your Intuition

2 min read

Have you ever walked into a room and something just didn’t feel right?

Role Model

Role Model

Meet The Swimsuit Model Whose Career Only Took Off After She Gained 10kg

3 min read

Everyday we're bombarded with stories documenting someone's weight loss success. You know the kind: "I lost 5kg and I've never been happier".

Health

Health

Straight To The Shops: Chocolate Is Good For Your Health!

2 min read

Chocoholics can be smug right about now -- it's almost medicine!

Health

Health

Turns Out Men Also Have A Biological Clock

2 min read

It is an age-old defence that for men there is no need to rush into fatherhood. Yet, an increasing body of research is proving otherwise.

National

National

'Show Compassion': Absestos-Related Cancer Sufferers Plead For Govt Help As Costs Mount

3 min read

Graham Clarke is dying.

World

World

France Investigates Growing Numbers Of Babies Born Without Arms

3 min read

France has launched a nationwide investigation into why some two dozen babies have been born without hands or arms in a handful of rural areas since 2000.

Food

Food

Three Iconic (And Delicious) Aussie Foods Land In 'Disgusting Food Museum'

2 min read

Rude.

National

National

Men's Health Crisis: Half Of Aussie Guys Will Get Cancer Before 85

3 min read

When Jonathan Coleman was told he had prostate cancer it didn't feel real.

Health

Health

New Study Finds Vitamin D Will Help Boost Your Fitness Levels

1 min read

Feel like your fitness levels could do with a boost? Well, you might want to pump some more Vitamin D into your diet.

World

World

Pregnant Wife Gives CPR To Husband In Cardiac Arrest Day Before Giving Birth

1 min read

The Goette family was eagerly awaiting the birth of their first child, when just days before Ashley brought that new life into the world, she had to save her husband's life.

Jack Perkins

Jack Perkins

I Was Told I'd Never Race Again. Last Week I Came Third At The Gold Coast 600

5 min read

The earliest memories I have are begging my parents to get me a go-kart.

Health

Health

How To Overcome A Panic Attack At Your Desk

4 min read

Because sometimes the option to 'get up and leave' just isn't viable.

Health

Health

Hallelujah! It's World Pasta Day! Here's How Eating Carbs Could Save Your Life

2 min read

So grab that (veggo) spag bol and get into it.

National

National

Kids In Sydney's Richest Suburbs Less Likely to Be Vaccinated

1 min read

In some parts of Australia, children are denied access to vaccines because they're living remotely or they're poor.

Health

Health

This Simple Hack Will Reduce The Calories In Your Rice By 60 Percent

2 min read

Imagine if you could have your rice cake and eat it too?

Tech

Tech

The 'Smart Loo' That Tracks Your Health With Every Wee

2 min read

You soon may be able to monitor your health from the comfort of the porcelain throne.

Health

Health

The Rare Condition That Stole This Woman's Voice

2 min read

For years Louise Bale had been front and centre at work as a health promotions officer -- until she noticed her voice starting to hiccup.

Health

Health

How To Transform Dry Skin For Summer, According To An Expert

3 min read

Simples.

Health

Health

Ladies, This Is How Often We Should Be Changing Our Bras

3 min read

It’s the age old question: How long should you keep wearing your bra before throwing it out?

Health

Health

Menopause At 30, Hysterectomy At 31. It Can Happen And Here's Why

4 min read

Jayde Balderston has lived with chronic pain since she was 12. Although she's endured years of surgery for endometriosis and been diagnosed with cancer twice, nothing prepared her for how hard premature menopause would be.

Royals Down Under

Royals Down Under

What Meghan's Spicy Banana Bread May Reveal About Her Pregnancy

3 min read

Name a better morning tea treat than a warm slice of homemade banana bread… go on, we’ll wait.

Features

Features

How Organ Donation Helped Create A New Life

1 min read

Heidi becomes a mum after two liver transplants

Health

Health

What Your Finger Length Can Reveal About Your Sexuality

1 min read

Let's be honest, this is some pretty handy information to know.

Health

Health

The Eggcellent Kitchen Staple That's Actually A Superfood

1 min read

Forget an apple a day.

Exclusive

Exclusive

We're Drinking Less Than Ever Before -- Cheers To That!

2 min read

We're also giving up the beers and getting into our wine.

News

News

The Songs You Can Save Lives To

1 min read

The Bee Gees monopoly is over!

Good News

Good News

The Moment 11-Year-Old Girl Hears Clearly For The First Time

1 min read

The little girl breaks down in tears as her implants are turned on.

Lifestyle

Lifestyle

Look Into This Mirror And See The Future Of Fitness

4 min read

Former US ballerina and Harvard alumni Brynn Putnam believes our fascination with our image is fuelling the next big trend in fitness.

National

National

Nine-Year-Old Marley Is The Only One In The World With Her Condition

4 min read

Marley was whisked away from her mother the minute she was born.

Health

Health

Tooth Decay Has Now Become One Of Our Greatest Health Crises

2 min read

And most of us are doing nothing about it.

News

News

How Artificial Intelligence Can Predict Your Lifespan

1 min read

Computers have been a vital part of the medical profession for years, without it, digital medicine wouldn't be the force that it is today.

Life

Life

Sir Richard Branson Is Planning On Making Us Exercise In Space

2 min read

The billionaire has plans to make sure we’re still living our best lives even when we’re not on earth.

Health

Health

'Breakthrough' Leukaemia Treatment Could Be A One-Shot Cure

2 min read

Right now, at least two Australian families with children battling life-threatening leukeamia have packed up their lives for a new and possibly life-saving treatment overseas.