Health

Mon 11 Nov 2019

TV star ‘brutally’ fat-shamed on celeb site

TV star ‘brutally’ fat-shamed on celeb site

A TV journalist who discovered shirtless photos of himself plastered all over a fat-shaming website now boasts an impressive six-pack.

Fri 8 Nov 2019

Why this Aussie works every single day

Why this Aussie works every single day

Kitch Catterall is one of a million Aussies working a “side hustle” on top of full-time jobs. But experts say the booming trend comes with big risks.

Drug addict’s jaw-dropping new look

Drug addict’s jaw-dropping new look

A former drug addict has shared her incredible recovery photos after beating a ferocious habit that once forced her to sell her body.

Funds raised for Brits attacked by shark

Funds raised for Brits attacked by shark

Funds are being raised for two British tourists attacked by a shark off the Queensland coast last week.

Measles alert issued for vulnerable community

Measles alert issued for vulnerable community

A measles alert has been issued after an infectious person visited several locations where immunisation rates are some of the lowest in the country.

3yo dies in fall from fourth-floor window

3yo dies in fall from fourth-floor window

A mum has been left distraught after her young son tragically fell to his death from a window in her fourth-floor apartment on his birthday.

Soldier gets first penis, scrotum transplant

Soldier gets first penis, scrotum transplant

An American soldier whose genitals were blown off in a bomb blast in Afghanistan says he’s feeling “whole now” after a breakthrough penis and scrotum transplant.

Thu 7 Nov 2019

Takata airbag claims second Australian driver

Takata airbag claims second Australian driver

Another Australian driver has died after their Takata airbag failed, as motorists are being urged to get their cars checked.

Sad reason radio host is going off air

Sad reason radio host is going off air

Ben Fordham sadly announced that he will wrap up his 2GB show early this year due to his father’s deteriorating health.

Mum sprays breast milk over crowd

Mum sprays breast milk over crowd

The wild moment a partying mum sprays breast milk over a crowd of ravers at a dance festival has been caught on camera.

Terrifying find inside man’s skull

Terrifying find inside man’s skull

The man reported frequent vomiting, muscle weakness and regular seizures but it took years for doctors to discover the parasite in his brain.

Bodybuilding legend dead at 53

Bodybuilding legend dead at 53

The wife of a German bodybuilding legend has released a heartbreaking statement about her shattered plans following his death.

Wed 6 Nov 2019

‘No shame’: Anti-vaxxers’ trolling cancer patient

‘No shame’: Anti-vaxxers’ trolling cancer patient

A recovering cancer patient has been the victim of horrific trolling by anti-vaxxers who have used his image to create fake medical information.

Smokers 'risk depression, schizophrenia'

Smokers 'risk depression, schizophrenia'

A new study of more than 450,000 current and former smokers has found that tobacco may increase the risk of developing depression and schizophrenia.

Disgusting truth about water on planes

Disgusting truth about water on planes

When it comes to flying, the biggest trick we are told to avoid jet lag is hydration. But a new study says you may want to think twice before drinking

Tue 5 Nov 2019

1 in 4: Qantas’ scary statistics

1 in 4: Qantas’ scary statistics

A quarter of Qantas staff have been sexually harassed at work but most won’t report it for fear of jeopardising their jobs, a worrying staff survey reveals

‘My arm was melting’ from Fitbit

‘My arm was melting’ from Fitbit

A man has shared graphic images of the horrific third-degree burns he suffered when his Fitbit “exploded” while he slept

Wellness real estate now a thing

Wellness real estate now a thing

No, that doesn’t equate to kombucha on tap or group chanting but residential developments designed to make your personal wellness journey easier

‘Dragon Girl’ goes blind tattooing eyeballs

‘Dragon Girl’ goes blind tattooing eyeballs

A 24-year-old Aussie woman who spent over $37,000 in body modifications went blind for three weeks after tattooing her eyeballs blue.

Mon 4 Nov 2019

Controversial surgeon Charlie Teo tells 'sexualised jokes’

Controversial surgeon Charlie Teo tells 'sexualised jokes’

Surgeon takes aim at his medical colleagues, accusing them of trying to destroy him. But Dr Teo admits he isn’t always behaving.

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