Health

Tue 22 May 2018

Qld records more than 4000 flu cases

Qld records more than 4000 flu cases

QUEENSLAND has recorded 300 more flu cases than at the same point last year, but authorities say it's likely due to greater testing rates.

Shock as tourist racks up $223,000 bill

Shock as tourist racks up $223,000 bill

JEFFREY Yates had just embarked on a once-in-a-lifetime holiday with his wife. It was meant to be a happy time. Instead, he racked up a whopping bill.

Bullying researcher takes out prestigious health award

Bullying researcher takes out prestigious health award

THE days that Ipswich Associate Professor James Scott savours most are the ones where he can see his research making a real difference to people's lives.

Sinister find in McDonald’s drink

Sinister find in McDonald’s drink

A MAN claims he was hospitalised after a McDonald’s employee tried to “murder” him by putting a laundry bleach pod in his soda.

Mon 21 May 2018

$20k nightmare after horror shark attack

$20k nightmare after horror shark attack

MATHEW Vickers was horribly injured, but a loophole means he’ll barely get cent in compensation - and face thousands in debt. WARNING: Graphic images.

Sun 20 May 2018

Teen girl dies trying to hide cocaine in mouth

Teen girl dies trying to hide cocaine in mouth

A TEENAGE girl has died trying to hide a bag of cocaine in her mouth, after she was pulled over by police for a random check.

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