Australia's recent flu season was the worst in five years and saw a rising rate of children infected. Despite the disease causing an average of 18,000 hospitalisations and 3,000 deaths a year nationally, just 42 per cent of people under the age of 65 at risk of infection are vaccinated annually.
Julia Medew Health Editor The sexual revolution is producing a new wave of throat and tongue cancers among middle aged people who are falling victim to a rare side effect of the "common cold of sexually transmitted infections".
Mary Ward Hint: you don't do it a lot.
Sarah Berry Could your morning coffee be giving you more than a caffeine hit?
Amy Corderoy NSW patients are regularly waiting up to a year and sometimes even more just to get in to see a doctor only to be told they need to wait some more to get surgery, groundbreaking new data shows.
Amy Corderoy and Nicole Hasham Imagine your child caught tuberculosis, a potentially deadly infection attacking their growing lungs.
Esther Han The push to make codeine painkillers such as Nurofen Plus and Panadeine Extra prescription-only unfairly punishes people who want flexibility in managing their pain, says a consumer group.
Michael Coulter Here's the good news: playing video games can help stroke survivors regain lost movement.
Inga Ting Nearly half a million premature deaths in Australia could have been prevented with the right healthcare and government policies, new research from the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare has found.
KEVIN Borich, a hugely respected 40 year veteran of the Australian rock and blues scene, says playing at ...
Wingham was without power on Tuesday afternoon after a high voltage power line was damaged on Gloucester Road.
Perfect weather and many attractions at this yearsTaree Show
MURALS could be gracing walls of buildings in the Wingham business district, if things go the way that Donna Carrier, ...
WINGHAM Golf Club is holding a members information day on October 18 where a possible amalgamation with Wingham Bowling Club ...
WE played in two of games of 4's of social bowls last week.
WINGHAM came out on top but it was an excellent game against Old Bar and a great way ...